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2012-04-11 23:02:03

The South East European Node of The Millennium Project, The Bled Forum on Europe, held a foresight conference at Bled, Slovenia from March 29th to March 30th 2012. More than 70 academic, business, and civil society representatives from 19 countries shared their ideas and discussed new ideas for future European development. The key conclusion from the conference was the need to integrate positive foresight in the planning and policy-making for Europe to move Europe from status quo to a more...

2012-02-13 15:05:00

Make someone's day by using the instant smile service Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) February 13, 2012 Foresight Plus announces the launch of LoveThiz (http://www.lovethiz.com), an instant smile service for Twitter. Anyone with a Twitter account can share their love, gratitude and appreciation via LoveThiz in a matter of seconds. Brands and people get a lot of positive mentions on Twitter but these mention disappear very quickly. It would benefit a lot for both brands and people can collect these...

Climate Change Could Cause Mass Migrations In 2060
2011-10-20 12:27:00

According to a new report, climate and other environmental changes will cause "major challenges" for world leaders over the next 50 years. The researchers said the impact of climate change and degradation of land and oceans will play an increasingly important role in massive migrations in the future. Experts said governments must also be prepared for the millions who will be "trapped" in dangerous areas and for the vast numbers who will flock to vulnerable urban areas in search of work....

2011-10-17 13:00:00

Ljubljana Forum 2011 hosted 150 participants from 29 different states. Foresight ideas and good development practices from the region of South East Europe were presented. At the same time investors encouraged concrete cooperation among influential stakeholders in the field of development urban projects in the region. The many cases of good practice, presented in Ljubljana Forum, have shown that changes are possible, publicly desired and positive. We have to think smart and act smart, which...

2011-10-07 17:10:00

The purpose of the conference is to encourage and activate development circles of urban regions in SEE, to present financial instruments in the framework of Danube strategy and to connect concrete investment projects in the region. The conference will be marked by the Cities of the future: European metropolitan growth area 2027. The purpose of the conference is to present, enable and encourage good development practices of urban regions in South East Europe. At the same time we would like to...

2011-08-08 09:15:00

ROCHESTER, Mich., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Foresight Research, a Rochester, Michigan based market research firm specializing in automotive research, has released results of its syndicated 2011 Automotive Accessory Market Report. Foresight Research conducted 7,458 interviews with new car buyers to write this study. The detailed study included virtually all car makes, models and types and came to the following, eye-popping conclusions 44% of all buyers spend at least $250 and intend...

2011-05-20 00:00:29

Foresight Intelligence®, the company that is redefining Active Business Intelligence, today announced that the company has entered into a strategic OEM agreement with TeamWORKS. Headquartered in North Carolina, TeamWORKS provides an affordable Computerized Maintenance Management System designed to transform Maintenance Operations into an effectively controlled system. TeamWORKS has been successfully helping school districts, universities, hospitals, public utility providers,...

2011-05-19 07:00:00

EDMONTON, May 19 /PRNewswire/ - Rampart Avenir(TM) Communities Ltd. today announced that it will host a Business Discovery Workshop to explore and discuss the business and economic opportunities of developing a 4(th) utility - a Data Utility - for communities of the future. The workshop includes participants such as CISCO Systems, Taylor Warwick and Alberta Innovates Technology Futures and other influential organizations interested in digital technology and takes place at the new...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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