Posts Tagged ‘cultural issues’

EFP Brief No. 75: Russian Nanotechnology 2020

Friday, May 20th, 2011

The overall goal of the project was to develop a methodology for the NNFP or National Nanotechnology Foresight Program and to outline the global and national trends in nano-science and nanotechnology. Analytical studies were designed to feed the development of the Russian Nanotech Initiative and to provide inputs to Delphi-survey and scenario development processes.

EFMN Brief No. 75 – Russian Nanotechnology 2020

EFP Brief No. 37: New Zealand Futurewatch 2025

Friday, May 6th, 2011

The goal of this initiative is to alert the government to new scientific knowledge and technology and understand the opportunities and risks that they present for New Zealand. The ambition is to find things that are new or unusual that may act as signposts to important changes on the horizon. Another aim is to think about the impacts of new science and technology in a way that include a range of perspectives in particular perspectives from outside the world of science and technology. This is intended to improve the Government’s ability to anticipate and respond to new science and technologies from a context of broad reflection on New Zealand’s future.

EFMN Brief No. 37 – New Zealand Futurewatch 2025