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2014-01-29 23:30:24

Global participatory futures research, State of the Future Index, Real-Time Delphi, Global Futures Intelligence System, Tele-Nations, and TransInstitutions are some of the innovative ideas and methodologies introduced by The Millennium Project. (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Some 2000 experts polled by the University of Pennsylvania rated think tanks throughout the world in various categories to produce the 2013 “Global Go To Think Tanks Index.” The Millennium Project was rated 6th in the...

2014-01-22 23:27:06

On January 29, 2014, at the Wayra Academy in Caracas, Venezuela will be launched a contest among university students to think about how to colonize Mars (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Going to Mars has been the dream of many people for ages and might soon become a reality. National governments of several countries (including China, the European Union, India, Japan, Russia, and the USA) and private initiatives (such as MarsOne, SpaceX, and Virgin Galactic) have plans for both manned and unmanned...

2014-01-22 16:24:18

LONDON, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Worldwide Enabling Technologies and Semiconductors 2014 Top 10 Predictions This IDC study identifies IDC's top 10 predictions for the worldwide enabling technologies and semiconductor market for 2014. As in the past, some of our top predictions for this year are natural extensions of trends that began earlier. Other predictions discuss relatively new phenomena that have yet to gain the...

2014-01-22 16:22:23

LAFAYETTE, La., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire- In conjunction with PetroQuest Energy's (NYSE: PQ) release of its 2013 year-end and fourth quarter financial results, you are invited to listen to its conference call with management that will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern time. The Company will release its results before the market opens on February 27, 2014. What: PetroQuest Energy, Inc. 2013 Year-End & Fourth...

2014-01-21 08:22:44

CALGARY, Jan. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Whitecap Resources Inc. ("Whitecap" or the "Company") (TSX: WCP) is pleased to announce the results of its 2013 year-end oil and gas reserves evaluation, a 51% increase over year-end 2012 reserves. The increases reflect exceptional organic growth through the drill-bit and the completion of several accretive oil acquisitions in 2013. Whitecap is also pleased to provide our shareholders with an operational update. The following highlights and...

2014-01-14 23:21:46

Noted keynote speaker, global futurist and best-selling author, Jack Uldrich, has been selected to deliver three keynote addresses on future trends in agriculture to the following organizations in January: Mosaic, a private firm in Edmonton, Alberta and United Ag. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Noted keynote speaker, global futurist and best-selling author, Jack Uldrich, has been selected to deliver keynote addresses on future trends in agriculture to three agricultural-related...

Communication between man and machine – a fascinating area at the interface of chemistry, biomedicine, and engineering
2014-01-11 04:24:50

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The latest era of science could be considered the Age of Cyborgs, according to scientists at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). Cyborgs, or cybernetic organisms, may seem like a science fiction movie, but scientists writing in the journal Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed say the day of cyborg creations is coming. To be clearer, the scientists aren’t saying to expect Terminators walking around, but instead cyborg research is being...

2013-12-17 23:20:28

Acclaimed futurist, popular keynote speaker and best-selling author Jack Uldrich has released his annual list of technology-related predictions for the coming year. Included on the list are specific examples of how technology will transform agriculture, banking, education, energy, entertainment, finance, healthcare and transportation in some unexpected and interesting ways in the coming year. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 Popular and provocative keynote speaker, best-selling...

2013-12-11 23:26:30

Global intelligence on the future of humanity is now easily available on your mobile phone: data, information, intelligence on technology, economics, environment, management, health, education, others. (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 “This is a fabulous tool to clarify the complexity of the world; you don’t have to go all over the Internet to understand something; this gets it all together,” said Philippe Destatte, Director of The Destree Institute (Namur, Wallonia) and a sponsor of the...

2013-12-04 23:28:44

The European Regional Foresight College and the European Millennium Project Initiative met in Warsaw, Poland to develop plans for improving foresight with focus on Eastern Europe and the EU 2020 strategy, and launching of the “Regional Foresight 2.0 project. (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 The meeting of the European Regional Foresight College (ERFC) and the European Millennium Project Initiative Nodes (EuMPI) was hosted by the Polish foresight company 4CF Sp. Ltd., which leads The Millennium...


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