On the 9th of March the SzEEDSM Program Management conducted the Preliminary Dissertation Defense of Gabriella Tóth-Haász. (Title of the PhD thesis: Knowledge bases as a source of innovation)
The dissertation addresses complex business dilemmas in which the problem can be solved by gathering and engineering the available knowledge. The focus on the experienced decision-maker or the expert who has the knowledge needed to make the decision, but he or she can achieve better results by properly systematizing the prior knowledge and transforming the tacit knowledge elements to explicit. Thus, the thesis is not about data or analysis of them but primarily about understanding human behavior and thinking.