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Future Foresight. Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and Future is mandated with the portfolio of future of UAE and developing a strategy that ensures all sectors’ readiness for the future’s variabilities.

Future Foresight

The ministry works on employing the relevant tools to shape the future, which helps governments in forecasting opportunities, trends, challenges and future implications, analyzing their impact, developing innovative solutions and providing alternatives. It is aimed to assist in enhancing precise planning for the future and supporting, guiding and prioritizing preemptive and responsive policies or initiatives. The Ministry currently works on building capacity for the future and long-term planning capabilities through series of workshops for "Shaping Future", to support the government entities efforts in developing innovative models for future services and design preemptive flexible strategic plans adjustable to any variabilities. Introduction – Museum of the Future.

Climate Change Reimagined: Dubai 2050 The Museum of the Future is a unique initiative by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum that explores the future of science, technology and innovation.

Introduction – Museum of the Future

The exhibition re-imagines the three biggest challenges facing us from climate change – how to create enough fresh water, how to feed the world, and how to build (and rebuild) our cities – as a opportunities to radically transform the way we live and create a better, stronger, and more vibrant global economy. Visitors step into a future world where new levels of self-sufficiency, plentiful resources, and exciting uses of technology and biology have improved our quality of life dramatically. It imagines a world where, before reaching the extinction threshold, we grabbed the opportunities for innovation and re-invention and transform our economy into an epicentre of climate solutions. What does this future look like? Welcome to a tour of our future industries. France Stratégie - France Stratégie TV, la webTV 24/24 de France Stratégie. Organisme de réflexion, d’expertise et de conseils placés auprès du premier Ministre : évaluer, anticiper, débattre, proposer.

Home. About Us - ideas42. What We Do We grew out of research programs in psychology and economics at top academic institutions, and our work draws on decades of experimental scientific research.

About Us - ideas42

We use these insights to design scalable ways to improve programs, policies and products in the real world. We work with a wide range of partners, from leading foundations and non-profit organizations, to government bodies and businesses. In short, anyone who wants to make a positive difference to peoples’ lives. Meet our Partners Whether it’s increasing savings rates in the Philippines, preventing students dropping out of college in California, educating teenagers about the risk of HIV in South Africa, or saving water in Costa Rica, ideas42 is at the cutting edge of applied behavioral science. Discover our Services Who We Are Meet our Team Meet our Advisors & Affiliates. EU Policy Lab.

The EU Policy Lab is a collaborative and experimental space for innovative policy-making.

EU Policy Lab

It is both a physical space and a way of working that combines. Voir Plus Loin, Voir Plus Clair. Foresight and Horizon scanning. The JRC relies on foresight and horizon scanning to look into the longer-term impact of policies and technologies and anticipate emerging societal challenges.

Foresight and Horizon scanning

Foresight explores the future of scientific and technological achievements and their potential impacts on society. It aims to identify the areas of scientific research and technological development most likely to bring about change and drive economic, environmental and social benefits for the future. Foresight studies at the JRC identify and analyse societal challenges that have implications on research and EU policies in extended period of time - from five to thirty years.

They follow a defined methodological approach based on a combination of qualitative and quantitative methods and techniques (e.g. scenario analysis, trend analysis, etc.). JRC's ForLearn research project aimed at consolidating and improving accessibility to foresight knowledge and know-how throughout Europe. More information: European Foresight Platform. RAHS - Home. Institute for Alternative Futures.

The Public Sector Foresight Network (PSFN) has been formed to provide those involved in foresight for public sector organizations the opportunity to share their aspirations, work, methods, experiences, and results.

Institute for Alternative Futures

With the support of the World Future Society, PSFN has grown from a breakfast meeting at the WFS Annual Conference in 2011 organized by Nancy Donovan of the U.S. Government Accountability Office, with Clem Bezold of the Institute of Alternative Futures, to day-long meetings in 2012-2014.