TA Conference: “Technology Assessment and Policy Areas of Great Transitions”

The European TA Conference: “Technology Assessment and Policy Areas of Great Transitions” will take place in Prague, Czech Republic from 13 to 15 March 2013. The conference addresses not only technology assessment but also related fields, such as foresight, science and technology studies, research on the ethical, legal and societal aspects of technology. The conference […]

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EFP Review Meeting, Seville 11 May 2011

The purpose of the EFP Review Meeting was to discuss the methodological approach of EFP in providing foresight information and support to policy makers and practitioners. In addition, the aim was to refine the various policy support approaches and to review the first policy workshops in order to draw conclusions for the subsequent implementation. Please […]

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Urban Europe Foresight Workshop

For identification and elaboration of most relevant foresight topics in the context of urban development foresight experts and interested representatives of Urban Europe are invited to a workshop series. While the first workshop, organised by the European Foresight Platform, resulted in the identification of three main foresight topics, this second workshop aims at elaborating these […]

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International Risk Assessment and Horizon Scanning Symposium 2011

The 4th International Risk Assessment and Horizon Scanning Symposium will be held from 18 to 19 October in Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore. The symposium is organized by the National Security Coordination Secretariat at the Prime Minister’s Office. About 300 international participants are expected for the by-invitation-only symposium, mainly from governments, think tanks and private […]

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EFP Brief No. 179: Facing the Future: Time for the EU to Meet Global Challenges

The aim of this project is to provide a comprehensive picture of the main trends ahead and possible future disruptive global challenges, and to examine how the EU could position itself to take an active role in shaping a response to them. The work described in the final report contributes with a fresh perspective on […]

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EFP Brief No. 175: Innovation Futures: A Foresight Exercise on Emerging Patterns of Innovation

The Innovation Futures (INFU) project deals with the emergence of new innovation patterns, such as open innovation, user innovation, community innovation, social innovation, and design innovation. Based on a foresight exercise, the project examines different patterns of how innovation is organised and studies implications for business an how to make him love you like he […]

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