The NRC or National Research Council of Canada undertook a foresight exercise with a time horizon of 2020 to initiate planning for its strategic and organizational renewal. The exercise provided a global perspective and critical insights on the future and impact of S+T in Canada, and on opportunities for the NRC to address national challenges as part of Canadian National System of Innovation.
EFP Brief No. 46: Canada Looking Forward S+T 21C
Tags: aging population, climate, demographic change, education, environmental technologies, hydrogen, knowledge economy, marine, natural resources, nuclear power, services, software, sustainability, universities, waste, water
Categories: brief, Canada, Energy, Environment (including climate change), Food, agriculture and fisheries, biotechnology, FP7 Themes, Geography, Health, Nanosciences, nanotechnology, materials, new production technologies, National, Nuclear research, EURATOM, Security, Socio-economic sciences and the humanities, Time Horizon, until 2020