Regional ICT RTD Foresight Open Consultation event
Regional ICT RTD Foresight Open Consultation event will take place on January 21st, 2013, at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia , Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Date: 21st of January 2013
Place: Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia, Dimičeva ulica 13, Ljubljana
The event is organised under the framework of the Project “FORSEE – Regional ICT Foresight exercise for Southeast European countries” which targets ICT Research, Development and Innovation (RDI) policy reform in the SEE region through the introduction of a foresight culture and proposes the development of a sustainable foresight mechanism that will provide technological future orientation based on SEE competencies and exploitation of regional synergies and complementarities.
The specific thematic topics that have been selected for discussion during the Consultation include:
1. Digital content (SWOT analysis: short and long version)
2. e-Health (SWOT analysis: short and long version)
3. e-GovernmentWho should attend? (SWOT analysis: short and long version)
Who should attend?
National and regional experts in the above fields from Policy, Academia and Industry Stakeholders are expected to provide valuable input that will be utilized to draw a truly regional picture of the future of ICT RDI in the SEE region. This event thus closes this very important stage of the regional pilot foresight exercise.
About FORSEE: The ‘FORSEE – Regional ICT Foresight exercise for Southeast European countries’ project targets ICT RTD policy reform in the South-eastern Europe (SEE) region, proposing a focused effort on introducing a Foresight culture in the region, which is necessary in order to accelerate socioeconomic growth in participating countries’, striving to meet the challenges of the global networked economy and to participate on equal footing in the European Research Area. The FORSEE initiative aims to introduce a sustainable mechanism for ICT Foresight in the region, attempting to tackle the absence of a regular process applied for technological future orientation and research policy review.
See more info: http://www.forsee.eu.