EFP Brief No. 99: Luxembourg First National Technology Foresight

In the context of the Lisbon strategy and the Barcelona targets, the Luxembourg government intends to increase the level of public spending n R&D from about 50M€ in 2005 to 220 M€ by 2009 and to concentrate the budget increase on a limited number of promising re-search areas on the basis of clearly stated strategic and operational objectives. The purpose of the first national foresight in Luxembourg, conducted in 2006-2007, was to inform policy-makers and provide direction for the definition of these national research priorities.

EFMN Brief No. 99 – Luxemburg

Tags: automotive, banking, climate, consumption, e-government, education, financial services, health care, human resources, life style, media, medicine, migration, mobility, natural resources, nutrition, polymers, sensors, services, sustainability, water

Categories: brief, Energy, Environment (including climate change), Food, agriculture and fisheries, biotechnology, Geography, Health, Information and communication technologies (ICT), Luxembourg, Nanosciences, nanotechnology, materials, new production technologies, National, Security, Socio-economic sciences and the humanities, Themes, Time Horizon, Transport (including aeronautics), until 2015

Author : Sylvie Rijkers-Defrasne