2nd Worldwide Meeting of Young Academies 2015

The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission’s in-house science service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy. Shortly after the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals and just ahead of the 21st Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC in Paris (COP21), […]

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First International Conference on ANTICIPATION

The First International Conference on ANTICIPATION wil be held from November 5-7 2015 in Trento, Italy.The conference is part of an project by the UNESCO chair in Anticipatory Systems which main purpose is to centralize the study of anticipation and to define the Discipline of Anticipation as a cohesive body of knowledge. Therefore the chair […]

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Call for Papers: International Conference on Foresight, Athens

The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) organizes its International Conference on Foresight in Athens, Greece, on 22-25 June 2015. The aim of the conference is to bring together scholars, researchers and students from all areas of Futures Studies and other related disciplines. The Conference will include topics such as: Culture, Civilization and Humanity, Transhumanity Science – […]

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World Conference of Futures Research 2015

The 17th International Futures Conference organized by the Finland Futures Research Centre and the Finland Futures Academy will be held from June 11-12, 2015, in Turku, Finland. This conference leads the way in combining academic conference tradition with new ways of participation. Going by the title “Futures Studies Tackling Wicked Problems: Where Futures Research, Education […]

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2nd European TA conference in Berlin

After the first conference on European Technology Assessment (TA) held in Prague, 2013, the PACITA network (“Parliaments and Civil Society in Technology Assessment”), a network of TA institutions from across Europe, holds its second European TA conference on February 25-27, 2015, in Berlin. The Conference will take place under the motto “The Next Horizon of Technology Assessment”. It will consider, […]

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VERA final conference – Forward Visions on the European Research Area

This conference will be the final event of the VERA Forward Visions on the European Research Area project. The conference is targeted at policy makers at the European level concerned with Science, Technology and Innovation Policies (STIP) and at stakeholder groups having followed and participated in VERA activities before. It is open to experts and […]

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Welfare, Wealth, Work for Europe – Best Paper Award

Even before the financial crisis it has become evident that Europe needs a new, future-oriented strategy to regain an economically, socially and environmentally viable position. The mission of the project WWW for Europe is to derive a strategy for a more dynamic, inclusive and sustainable Europe. Our tentative results indicate that this is possible if […]

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nanoFIS 2014 – Functional Integrated nanoSystems

The 1st International Conference on Integrated Functional nano Systems nanoFIS 2014 intends to contribute to challenges and topics covered by the Mission, Vision & Strategy of the European Micro- & Nanoelectronics. It also aims to increase visibility in particular in the More-Than-Moore domain and will highlight latest R&D results in the following topics: Advanced Functional […]

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R&I strategies and policy priorities in new mission-oriented programs: The case of security

ETTIS – European Security Trends and Threats in Society is a EU FP7 collaborative research project focused on identifying and assessing opportunities for enhancing societal security, improving situation awareness and informing investment and policy options for societal security. ETTIS aims to construct a comprehensive framework which can be used in the formulation of future decisions […]

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