The challenge of communicating the uncertainty in risk estimates to decision makers

  • 5 February 2014
  • Dinner, Discussion
Debate summary (115.2KB)
Sir Mark Walport FRS FMedSci
Government Chief Scientific Adviser, Government Office for Science
Tom Bolt
Director. Performance Measurement, Lloyd's of London
Judith Hackitt CBE FREng
Chair, Health and Safety Executive
Dr Michelle Harrison
CEO, Government and Public Sector Practice, WPP

Lloyd’s Register, Risk Solutions Ltd, RPS Energy,
The Michael John Trust, and the Willis Research Network

This discussion appeared in the FST journal below.

Issue 21-3 Reports on debates on communicating the uncertainty of risk estimates, stimulating regional growth, contribution of the engineering learned societies, increasing digitial pariticipation, the economics of decarbonisation and prioritising research.

Volume 21, Issue 3