New Dairy Research Facility incorporates the work of expert @RISK user Dr. Jeffrey Bewley

The Kentucky Farm Bureau blog featured the work of expert @RISK user Dr. Jeffrey Bewley, who is a University of Kentucky dairy specialist and associate extension professor. The story describes the new University of Kentucky dairy research facility that was built with cow comfort in mind, while being familiar enough to dairy producers so that […]

Deloitte AIS Helps Client Avoid Overfunded Position of Several Billion Rands, using @RISK

Deloitte Actuarial and Insurance Solutions (AIS) is a specialist insurance and actuarial consulting team, based in South Africa, which operates in more than 40 countries worldwide. Their remit is to provide advanced analytical solutions that enable the financial well-being and solvency of their clients, who include many life and short-term insurers across the African continent, […]

University of Pretoria Creates an @RISK Model for Stopping the Spread of Avian Flu

The avian influenza virus – or avian flu – is a fast-spreading infection that affects poultry and potentially people worldwide. While the risk to humans is not completely understood, stopping human exposure to the virus is critical. According to Dr. Folorunso Oludayo Fasina, a senior lecturer at the University of Pretoria’s Department of Production Animal […]

PragmaRisk uses the DecisionTools Suite for Contingency Funds for Construction Projects

Determining and monitoring the contingency funds required for any construction project is a process that must account for many uncertainties. French risk management consultancy PragmaRisk turned to Palisade’s DecisionTools Suite to help it tackle this issue and ensure that it makes realistic recommendations to its clients. Using @RISK (part of the DecisionTools Suite), PragmaRisk performs […]

Mining Students at U of Witwatersrand Get Practical Financial Analysis Experience with @RISK

The University of Witwatersrand in South Africa is offering its mining engineering students some valuable practical guidance and financial analysis experience, to equip them with proficiencies and knowledge that will be required in their professional lives. Using Palisade’s risk analysis tool @RISK, the school is giving students training in and knowledge of Monte Carlo Simulation. Professor […]

Free Webcast tomorrow: Business Forecasting and Simulation

Business Forecasting and Simulation using @RISK & The DecisionTools Suite, Part 1 Glen Justis, Experience on Demand 10 July 2014, 11am EDT Register Now – free registration Business Forecasting and Simulation using @RISK & The DecisionTools Suite is a three-part series covering leading practices in the use of Monte Carlo-based models and simulations to improve […]

Monte Carlo Simulation and Manufacturing featured in Quality Magazine

A recent article written by Palisade's vice president, Randy Heffernan, explores a variety of applications of Monte Carlo simulation in the manufacturing sector, such as: minimizing pilot programs, enterprise resource planning, supply chain continuity and potential financial losses. By utilizing simulation software such as @RISK, risk factors are revealed that would have otherwise taken stakeholders […]

Kewpie Corporation and the University of Tokyo Employ @RISK to Ensure Safety of Eggs

Liquid eggs are used as an ingredient in many foods around the world. The risk of Listeria bacteria in eggs, which can lead to illness or even death, is a serious threat to a crucial food source. Kewpie Corporation, one of Japan’s largest food ingredient manufacturers and a major egg product producer, teamed up with […]

Copenhagen Risk Conference covered in “Global Banking & Finance Review”

Global Banking & Finance Review covers the Palisade Copenhagen Risk Conference to be held on March 31st, 2014 at the Bella Sky Comwell Hotel.  Real-world case studies offering insight into managing risk and uncertainty will be presented by companies including 2L Consulting, Deloitte, The LEGO Group, Technical University of Denmark and Visual Reporting APS. There […]

Schedules Announced for Risk Conferences in Copenhagen, Amsterdam, and Dubai

Presenters include Deloitte Risk Services, Royal HaskoningDHV, Lego Group, DSM, Saudi Aramco, Kuwait Petroleum In their ninth year, the Palisade Risk Conferences have become “must attend” events for quantitative risk and decision analysis professionals. The schedules are set for Copenhagen, Amsterdam, and Dubai. Each day promises a full slate of intensive software training by Palisade […]