Introduction: Future-oriented technology analysis - Impacts and implications for policy and decision making

Totti Könnölä (Corresponding Author), J. Smith, Annele Eerola

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The unfolding acceleration of global innovation is expected to become the hallmark of the first half of the 21st century. When preparing ourselves, our institutions and our networks for this phenomenon, our inquisitive intellects and our social networks are both asking some important questions: what are the critical new tools, where are the cutting edge learning domains and which technologies are advancing the new systems, structures and capabilities that will take us forward to 2020, 2035 and 2050?
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1135-1137
JournalTechnological Forecasting and Social Change
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 2009
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed
EventThe 3rd International Seville Conference on Future-Oriented Technology Analysis: The 2008 FTA International Seville Conference - Seville, Spain
Duration: 16 Oct 200817 Oct 2008


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