WG8.3 | IFIP Working Group 8.3: Decision Support Systems

Next WG.8.3 Open Conference:
"Big Data , Better Decisions, Brighter Future
will be held 24-26 June 2016 in Cork, Ireland
Hosted by University College Cork
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Aim of Working group 8.3 Decision Support Systems:
The development of approaches for applying information systems technology to increase the effectiveness of decision-making in situations where the computer system can support and enhance human judgements in the performance of tasks that have elements which cannot be specified in advance.


To improve ways of synthesizing and applying relevant work from resource disciplines to practical implementation of systems that enhance decision support capability. The resource disciplines include:

  • information technology
  • artificial intelligence
  • cognitive psychology
  • decision theory
  • organisational theory
  • operations research and modeling