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Wikistrat. Wikistrat conducted an 11-day multistage crowdsourced simulation to explore the various pathways by which North Korea could collapse, assess which of the pathways are the most plausible/likely, and “game out” the ways in which other actors are likely to respond.

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Click here or on the cover image to download the full presentation. Engage with a Library of scenarios. iKnow WI-WE Bank : WI-WE Scan. WI now-2050general Major Volcanic Eruption(s) WI now-2050+general.

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The World Changing Ideas Of 2016. It will be easy to feel better about humanity when you read these 10 ideas.

The World Changing Ideas Of 2016

They're all examples of how advances in science, technology, or simply a different kind of thinking can address the litany of challenges facing our societies today. The ideas we have chosen to highlight aren't about flying cars and food replicators, though we wish anyone who is working on those the best of luck. Many are about providing basic empathy and living conditions for everyone from office workers to slum dwellers in the developing world. 10 predictions for 2016. Futurescaper. Research & Development in Computing, Education, Biosciences, Chemistry, Earth & Space, Security & Defense, Sensing & Devices.

Policy Horizons Canada Login. Foresight projects. World Economic Forum - Strategic Foresight. To find out more about our activities, click on the images: About Us Through its Strategic Foresight practice, the World Economic Forum provides a unique, impartial platform and a powerful process for multi-stakeholder engagement.

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2012 Edison Award Winners. 2012 Edison Award Winners Being recognized with an Edison Award™ is one of the highest accolades a company can receive in the name of innovation and business success.

2012 Edison Award Winners

The Edison Awards honor excellence in new product and service development, marketing, human-centered design and innovation. We congratulate all of our winners! Technology Systems Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft by SpaceXSpaceX designed, manufactured and launched the Falcon rocket and Dragon spacecraft, the first ever private spacecraft successfully recovered from Earth orbit, all for a fraction of traditional costs. Safety/Security OnStar For My Vehicle (FMV) by OnStarThe power of OnStar is now available for most vehicles on the road through a new aftermarket product called OnStar FMV (For My Vehicle).

Electric Vehicles 2012 Ford Focus Electric by Ford Motor CompanyThe all-new Focus Electric is Ford's first zero-CO2-emissions, gasoline-free, all-electric passenger car. Automotive/Transportation Building Materials. Signals for Strategists » Periodicals. The Future of Government - Gov2020. Eurasia Group. It's 2013.

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We've made it. For those of us watching from the United States, the last few days of 2012 (to say nothing of the first couple of this year) were touch and go. But here we are. Political risk has entered our vocabulary. Whether staring over the fiscal cliff, battling the eurozone crisis, trying to profit from a rising China, or taking cover from the Middle East; around the world, politics has come to dominate market outcomes. The Future of Government - Gov2020. Home - Government 2020. All Infographics. Shaping Tomorrow : Alerts. Geostrategic analysis of international affairs. European Strategy and Policy Analysis System (ESPAS) t552site. Signals for Strategists » Periodicals. Tomorrow is built today. Future News. iProject iOracle iLibrary iCommunity iScan iBank iDelphi iNews Login Register | Lost password Futures News Issues (WIWE) Policy Alerts Interviews ERA Toolkit Welcome to iKnow Futures News An innovation, foresight & horizon scanning system aimed at interconnecting knowledge about "issues" that could shape (or shake!)

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2154 Members. iKnow Community: The innovation, Foresight & Horizon scanning community. Quartz. Welcome to Foresight. Sigma Scan - Home. Future Scanner. National Academies Keck Futures Initiative - About NAKFI - The Futures Initiative is designed to enable scientists from different disciplines to focus on new questions, upon which they can base entirely new research, and to encourage and reward outstanding communication between scientists as well as between the scientific enterprise and the public.

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The following information may be helpful in suggesting topics, specific instructions for which are provided below. Futures Conferences Futures Conferences are unique, bringing together some of the nation's best and brightest researchers from academic, industrial, and government laboratories to explore and discover interdisciplinary connections in important areas of cutting-edge research.

Each year, researchers apply to attend the conference and some 100 outstanding researchers are invited to discuss ideas related to a single cross-disciplinary theme. Shaping Tomorrow : Alerts. Trends and Foresight - by Innovaro, Inc. Global Economics: Economy & Globalization News. Sign in with Facebook Or use your Businessweek account Forgot password?

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Already a Bloomberg.com user? Sign in with the same account. Don't have an account? Sign up. Help! Bloomberg Businessweek Global Economics. Trendwatching.com: Consumer trends and insights from around the world. Innovative Ideas That Impact Your World. The Futures Agency. Columns. A global thinker from the world of philosophy, science or the arts is given a minute to put forward a radical, inspiring or controversial idea – no matter how improbable - that they believe will change the world.

The week’s must-reads from around the web. Feed your mind with the pick of the most recent science and technology stories, selected by The Browser. Ideas that can change lives. Renowned inventors, scientists and futurologists describe the big idea that they want to solve and how it can transform the world. Answers to your burning questions.