EPSA event

Strategic Foresight

22 September 2022
Online

About the event

To anticipate the future is of utmost importance for governments to being able to adapt and prepare for change. In this workshop, we will present various EU initiatives and tools to integrate strategic foresight in policy making, and we will discuss the importance of administrative capacities for system resilience and preparedness.

Programme and speakers

9.00 – 9.15

Welcome and introduction

9.15 – 10.00

What is strategic foresight?

Johannes Gabriel,

Founder and Managing Director, Foresight Intelligence

10.00 – 11.00

Foresight in the EU: policies and initiatives

Research and innovation strategy: foresight

Nikolaos Kastrinos,

Policy Officer, DG Research & Innovation, European Commission

European Strategy and Policy Analysis System (ESPAS)

Laurent Bontoux,

Senior Foresight for Policy Expert, Joint Research Center, European Commission

11.00 – 11.15

Break

11.15 – 12.00

Foresight in the European Commission: Better Regulation

Eckhard Stoermer,

Policy Analyst – Foresight, Joint Research Centre, European Commission

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch break

13.00 – 15.00

Foresight in practice

Futures Literacy: A key competence for the 21st century – Focus on human (capital)

Irianna Lianaki Dedouli

Futures Literacy & Foresight Specialist,  Social & Human Sciences Sector, UNESCO

Risk and strategic foresight in practice: The Common Assessment Framework (CAF) as tool for preparedness and performance

Goran Pastrovic,

Senior Expert in Quality Management, EQUILIBRIUM.INT

15.00

End of workshop

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