Converging Technologies - Shaping the Future of European Societies

Altmann, D., Andler, K., Bruland, K., Nakicenovic, N. ORCID:, & Nordmann, A. (2004). Converging Technologies - Shaping the Future of European Societies. Office for Official Publications of the European Communities , Luxembourg. Report of the High–Level Expert Group on ”Foresighting the New Technology Wave”.

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The European Commission and Member States are called upon to recognise the novel potential of Converging Technologies (CTs) to advance the Lisbon Agenda. Wise investment in CTs stimulates science and technology research, strengthens economic competitiveness, and addresses the needs of European societies and their citizens. Preparatory action should be taken to implement CT as a thematic research priority, to develop Converging Technologies for the European Knowledge Society (CTEKS) as a specifically European approach to CTs, and to establish a CTEKS research community

Item Type: Other
Uncontrolled Keywords: Community research policy, new technology, sociology
Research Programs: Transitions to New Technologies (TNT)
Depositing User: Luke Kirwan
Date Deposited: 11 Apr 2016 10:02
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 17:26

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