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Emergent foresight processes: industrial activities in wireless communications

Jukka-Pekka Salmenkaita, Ahti Salo
2004 Technological forecasting & social change  
-they also point to challenges in translating foresight results into actions within research and technology development (RTD) organizations.  ...  Our comparative analysis points to conditions under which policy interventions may not be needed for the emergence of foresight activities that exert a major influence on RTD agendas.  ...  In a series of meetings, WG2 identified five clusters of research issues: (i) 'open service architecture for context awareness and ubiquitous computing' (including profiling, preferences, privacy, personalization  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.techfore.2003.09.001 fatcat:46j3eikaczhiplbei5kbr7tss4

S&T Priority Setting. International Practices and the Case of Russia

Anna Grebenyuk, Sergey Shahsnov
2016 Social Science Research Network  
Recent developments and problems to be resolved in S&T priority setting are analysed in detail for the case of Russia.  ...  General approaches to priority setting with particular focus on types of priorities, selection criteria, methodologies and formal procedures are illustrated on international experience (for Germany and  ...  to broadband multimedia services; Technologies and software for the distribution of high-performance computational systems; Electronic components bases and energy-efficient lighting devices; Information  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2854276 fatcat:xx4i5ummlbh63hppzpd7azhzqq

Long-Term Science and Technology Policy Russian Priorities for 2030

Alexander Sokolov, Alexander Chulok, Vladimir Mesropyan
2013 Social Science Research Network  
The development of the 3rd cycle of long-term Foresight includes both normative («market pull») and research («technology push») approaches.  ...  The article describes the most important issues of future studies in Russia and presents the principles which formed the basis for the long-term science and technology (S&T) Foresight until 2030.  ...  The The report highlights promising innovative markets, products and services, key research topics and relevant priorities for applied research in each of the areas above with the assessment of Russia's  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2338040 fatcat:v2kucfhiajexlkxgjzina4mile

A Foresight based Framework for E-government Strategic Planning

Kolsoom Abbasi Shahkooh, Ali Abdollahi, Mehdi Fasanghari, Mohammad Azadnia
2009 Journal of Software  
Finally, a conceptual framework for e-government strategic planning based on foresight concept is presented.  ...  Secondly, as foresight is a suitable tool to determine appropriate strategies, different foresight frameworks are reviewed.  ...  priorities for investment in e-government projects.  ... 
doi:10.4304/jsw.4.6.544-549 fatcat:e5tyonoj55f5fhsx4epbar6wsa

Sensemaking and Lens-Shaping: Identifying Citizen Contributions to Foresight through Comparative Topic Modelling

Aaron B. Rosa, Niklas Gudowsky, Petteri Repo
2021 Futures : The journal of policy, planning and futures studies  
In the upcoming section, we first discuss how computational processing of natural languages can assist in future-oriented sensemaking.  ...  In this research, we introduce and apply the methodology of topic modelling for conducting a comparative analysis to explore how citizen-derived foresight differs from other institutional foresight.  ...  The purpose of our research is to develop a mode of (or approach for) comparative analysis that could be applied to policy-oriented foresight reports, thereby reducing the resource requirements for future  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.futures.2021.102733 fatcat:y7b5g76skffhjpw7frgh2jbdmy

The Last and Next 10 Years of Foresight

Ozcan Saritas, Derrick Ababio Anim
2017 Social Science Research Network  
Recent Foresight literature lacks a comprehensive overview of the changing landscape of policy making, motivations for organizing Foresight activities and processes of implementing Foresight.  ...  This is a result of more intensive use of technologies and electronic platforms for the purpose of Foresight studies.  ...  Federal goal-oriented programmes such as the "research and development in S&T priority areas: 2007 -2013."  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.3089649 fatcat:54wsjfjevra4rliyikektmmeg4

Sectoral innovation system foresight in practice: Nordic facilities management foresight

Per Dannemand Andersen, Allan Dahl Andersen, Per Anker Jensen, Birgitte Rasmussen
2014 Futures : The journal of policy, planning and futures studies  
establish a proposal for a common Nordic facilities management research agenda.  ...  in industrial sectors as a domain overlapping public and corporate settings • External megatrends and internal trends and challenges for the Nordic facilities management sector Priority setting for longer  ...  The overall conclusions on a Nordic facilities management research agenda are in line with the European research agenda; research concerning evidence for value and sustainability reveals key priorities  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.futures.2014.04.012 fatcat:byqrjmunjnerjkhvtdmm5esvcu

Delphi Austria: An Example of Tailoring Foresight to the Needs of a Small Country

Georg Aichholzer
2003 Social Science Research Network  
The world-wide diffusion and recognition of Technology Foresight suggests that it is of value for quite diverse types of economies and societies.  ...  The specific goals of Delphi Austria and its approach are explained as a selective, demand-, problem-, and application-oriented Foresight exercise with a number of innovative elements.  ...  Impact 3: Orientation support for Research Strategy 2000 Function as guiding document for the creation of a framework for research promotion aimed at the solution of societal problems (Research Report  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.475442 fatcat:fdwka7a45nhfnmh5qfedbzpqzy

Delphi Austria: An Example of Tailoring Foresight to the Needs of a Small Country [chapter]

Georg Aichholzer
2001 ITA - Elektronische Publikationen  
The world-wide diffusion and recognition of Technology Foresight suggests that it is of value for quite diverse types of economies and societies.  ...  The specific goals of Delphi Austria and its approach are explained as a selective, demand-, problem-, and application-oriented Foresight exercise with a number of innovative elements.  ...  Impact 3: Orientation support for Research Strategy 2000 Function as guiding document for the creation of a framework for research promotion aimed at the solution of societal problems (Research Report  ... 
doi:10.1553/ita-ms-01-02 fatcat:giqgy5jocvcbplpmm4siqe3l5m

Embedded foresight in RTD programs

Ahti Salo, Jukka-Pekka Salmenkaita
2002 International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management  
'foresight' but nevertheless seek to provide direction to publicly supported research and technology development (RTD) efforts.  ...  Here, we address this question by examining Finnish RTD programs in electronics and telecommunications where foresight processes have been enacted to build up capabilities for strategic flexibility and  ...  Acknowledgements We would like to thank Eija Ahola, Teemu Hovi, Risto Louhenperä, Martin Mäklin, Jukka Rantala and Ilpo Reitmaa for their helpful comments during the mid-term evaluation.  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijtpm.2002.001764 fatcat:mjjgk6ljozcptdsqbkrvibk5iy

Forsight in Ukraine: problems of organization in the context of world practice
Форсайт в Україні: проблеми організації в контексті світової практики

Lidia Kuznetsova, State Institution ", Oleksandr Bilotserkivets', Institute for Economics and Forecasting, NAS of Ukraine", State Institution "Institute for Economics and Forecasting, NAS of Ukraine"
2021 Ekonomìka ì prognozuvannâ  
For Ukraine, where foresight research is limited, the experience of those countries where foresight has become an integral part of strategic planning is vital.  ...  The publication was prepared within the research project on "Institutional and organizational basis for the foresight research "Economy of Ukraine – 2050" « (state registration No 0121U108846).  ...  More Routine Required for Setting S+T Priorities Every five years, the Ukrainian parliament establishes several main S+T priorities and the government starts dozens of technologically oriented programs  ... 
doi:10.15407/eip2021.01.127 fatcat:mw746dy4fjggvhwi6yf6ykofki

Foresight for the 'energy' priority of the Russian Science and Technology Strategy

Liliana Proskuryakova
2019 Energy Strategy Reviews  
The paper describes the foresight study of this energy priority that was launched to identify the focus of related future comprehensive science and technology funding programs.  ...  This is very relevant for the conservative energy industry with long investment cycles. The future of energy is shaped by today's investments in research and development.  ...  subsidy granted to the HSE by the Government of the Russian Federation for the implementation of the Global Competitiveness Program.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.esr.2019.100378 fatcat:4fu5q2lapjdzhigu2txus23ode

The Foresight Approach to Researching Innovative Activity in High-tech Businesses

Elena V. Sibirskaya, Katerina A. Shestaeva, Pavel A. Smelov, Lyudmila V. Oveshnikova
2018 Zeszyty Naukowe Uniwersytetu Ekonomicznego w Krakowie  
The current stage of Russia's development has compelled its authorities, business community and researchers alike to show interest in Foresight research for solving complex problems.  ...  It also proposes a foresight approach to researching innovation.  ...  the use of a Foresight system in Russia, and to develop a foresight approach for use in high-tech business research and in the innovative development of Russia's economy.  ... 
doi:10.15678/znuek.2018.0977.0512 fatcat:nchpgwzqdnet7c32az7a4mh22m

Section 5.c Introduction

Peter JONES, Sam BUCOLO
2019 Conference proceedings of the Design Management Academy  
The necessity for businesses to transform, just to survive in their business segment, has created new demands for foresight, value co-creation, envisioning, and design research for assessing value for  ...  The dynamic complexity of business in globally networked markets and partnerships requires product and service design teams to engage fully with foresight scenarios, continual trend scanning, and futures  ...  The necessity for businesses to transform, just to survive in their business segment, has created new demands for foresight, value co-creation, envisioning, and design research for assessing value for  ... 
doi:10.33114/adim.2017.231 fatcat:dannitfuavc3fojfjkeuxo7pzq

Technology Foresight for Wiring Up the National Innovation System

Ben R Martin, Ron Johnston
1999 Technological forecasting & social change  
We begin by analyzing the reasons for this before examining the specific political background to technology foresight in the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand.  ...  We then propose a new rationale for technology foresight, which centers on its role in "wiring up" and thereby strengthening the national innovation system, before arriving at a number of conclusions.  ...  Determining research priorities and improving the capacity for long-term planning are only two of these.  ... 
doi:10.1016/s0040-1625(98)00022-5 fatcat:ivt7svm3enej3a6vciza7kphlq
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