Certificate in U.S. National Security Risk Analysis


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Certificate in U.S. National Security Risk Analysis
Monday-Friday, 17-21 October 2022
1000 to 1800 EST 
5 Day Course
On-line (Zoom)

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MORS has partnered with Virginia Tech to offer this certificate. The purpose of the Certificate in U.S. National Security Risk Analysis is to help the students understand basic concepts of risk as it relates to U.S. National Security by teaching quantitative risk evaluation, the process to build probability models, compute the value of information, exploration of several standard tools and methods and to survey best practices for communicating risk.


Day 1 Definitions, Pillars of Modern Risk and Using Monte Carlo Simulation for Risk Analysis
Day 2 Making Decisions with Risk and Uncertainty
Day 3 Risk Management Decision Making
Day 4 Calibration and Risk Communication
Day 5 Bayesian Analysis


Dr. Kenneth Crowther
Dr. Kenneth Crowther

Product Security Leader, Xylem Inc.

Dr. Crowther is the Product Security Leader for Xylem Americas Commercial Teams and Applied Water Systems. He was formerly Product Security Leader for General Electric (GE) Global Research and a product security risk analyst for the GE product security engineering team. He has taught applied quantitative risk analysis at the University of Virginia for over 15 years, and has published dozens of peer-reviewed manuscripts. Read More 

Dr. Cameron MacKenzie
Dr. Cameron MacKenzie

Assistant Professor, Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Iowa State University

Dr. Cameron MacKenzie is an assistant professor in the Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering Department at Iowa State University. He publishes frequently on risk analysis topics, to include decision making in advance of hurricanes, allocating resources to prepare and respond to disruptions, and supply chain risk management. Read More 


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Employer Member Non-Member
MORS Government Sponsor*  $2,700
U.S. Federal Government  $2,800  $2,900
National Research Partner
(IDA Employees Only)
 $2,755  $2,850
 All Others  $2,900  $3,000

*Government Sponsor organizations include Center for Army Analysis, HQDA/DCS Program G-8; Marine Corps Combat Development and Integration; Naval Operations, N81; SAF/SA, Studies and Analysis; OSD, A&S; and DHS S&T/OSE/ORA