Opening Event “Cultural Goods Yesterday – Today – Tomorrow: Old Tracks – New Traces”

Cultural goods/assets are not only old castles or artistic productions. Traditions and knowledge count as well! Our interests concern the spirit of “interaction” between future and past to keep up with and use cultural goods in the context of flexible and innovative problem solutions for sustainable future. In view of a Europe of Regions we […]

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International Foresight Academy: Call for Abstracts

European IFA Academic Seminar Participatory Foresight for Smarter Futures – From Design to Impact September 16-19, 2013, ZHAW, Winterthur / Zurich, Switzerland Call for Abstracts Extended Abstract submission deadline: May 16, 2013 Foresight contributes to policy framing, design and implementation. It does so by providing an environment that enables a shared understanding of the present […]

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Salon Futur: European ways out of the crisis

The “Freie Universität Berlin” invites you to the Salon Futur on April 18th 2013. Salon Futur is a forum to discuss relevant topics of the future. The next event concentrates on the topic “European ways out of the crisis”. More Information: http://www.institutfutur.de/nachrichtenseite/1836/0 Where: Institut français Berlin Maison de France Kurfürstendamm 211 10719 Berlin […]

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21st WFSF Conference: Global research and social innovation

Call for papers This international Conference will bring together futures researchers, policy-makers, administrators and students who recognize the increasing importance of social innovation to global, regional and local futures. The Conference Program will include a variety of keynote, plenary and parallel sessions, panel discussions, open networking space and shared meals. You are invited to participate and […]

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Best Paper Award WWWforEurope

The European research project WWWforEurope (Welfare, Wealth and Work for Europe) has announced the Best Paper Award competition. See: http://www.foreurope.eu/fileadmin/events/BestPaperAward/WWWforEurope_Best_Paper_Award.pdf Papers are particularly welcome in addressing the issues related to the Socio-Ecological Transition. The authors of the best papers will be awarded during the 1st WWWforEurope Feedback Conference which will be held in Vienna on […]

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Foresight Careers Conference 2013 in Washington, D.C.

Foresight Careers is for anyone who wants to get more out of their foresight education, and to find and keep great foresight jobs. It is put on by FERN and Global Foresight, a nonprofit, to support students, alumni, and advocates of global foresight graduate online casino programs and certificate programs. Where: Washington, DC. When: Friday-Sunday, […]

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International Futures Conference

8th Pan-European Conference on International Relations One International Relations or Many? Multiple Worlds, Multiple Crises Warsaw, 18-21 September 2013, www.8thpaneuropean.org Call for Panel and Paper Proposals in “International Futures” Section Section synopsis: Political and economic developments of the recent years have effectively disturbed the comfortable assumptions about stable and predictable future. In a world of […]

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EFP Workshop ‘Future of Cultural Heritage’

Cultural heritage is important for both society and economy. It contributes to forming an individual and collective identity, supports improving social and territorial cohesion, is of great economic importance for the tourism industry, and has potential for defining new types of artistic careers.  This importance for society and economydemands a better protection, promotion and use […]

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Many new foresight briefs published

A series of new foresight briefs have been published on the EFP website, including briefs on how the future of India’s adaptation strategy hinges on how well gender is integrated into agriculture-related policies and programmes, a vision for Quality and Leadership for Romanian Higher Education, and a follow-up to the Dutch Defense Needs foresight exercise. You […]

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