Awards

Awards

The Decision Analysis Society gives four awards:

Frank P. Ramsey Medal
The Frank P. Ramsey Medal is the highest award of the DAS and recognizes distinguished contributions to the field of decision analysis. 2020 Winner: Milton Weinstein.

Decision Analysis Publication Award
The Publication Award is given annually to the best decision analysis article or book published in the second preceding calendar year (i.e. publications appearing in 2018 are considered for the 2020 award). 2020 Winner:  Eva Regnier (Naval Postgraduate School).

DAS Practice Award
The Practice Award is given annually to the best decision analysis application, as judged by a panel of Society members. The finalists for the 2020 award will present their work at the virtual INFORMS Annual Conference on Sunday, November 8, 2:00-3:15 Easterm Time, and the winner will be announced at the DAS Awards session on Monday, November 9 at 12:30 PM Eastern Time, pending confirmation of the conference schedule by INFORMS.
2019 Winner:  Josephine MacHunter (Arthur Rylah Institute for Environmental Research), Libby Rumpff (University of Melbourne), Tracey Regan (Arthur Rylah Institute for Environmental Research), Nevil Amos (Arthur Rylah Institute for Environmental Research).

DAS Student Paper Award
The Student Paper Award is given annually to the best decision analysis paper by a student author. 2020 Winner: Fridolin Haag (Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research).

To learn more about each of these awards (including a list of past winners), follow the links above.