|| PROGRESS REPORT|
Since the launch event on the 20th of January, the Foresight exercise
has progressed as planned. We are still in the diagnosis phase
collecting data to set the background. |
More than 60 interviews have been conducted by the advisors of CM
International in January and February with representatives from private
and public research as well as representatives from the relevant
ministries and the parliament. Discussion topics were the current
situation of Luxembourg research as well as future orientations of
The internet site www.fnrforsight.lu is a success with more than 190
people registered up to date (42 researchers from foreign countries).
Registrations show a balanced response from all relevant sectors. You will find the results of the "question of the week"
polls in the surveys section:
· The Foresight exercise has a wide support in the research community.
· The views of young scientists are seen as important in the Foresight.
· People see UK and France as good examples of successful R&D landscapes.
A study of the publications by Luxemburg research institutes at
national, institutional and scientific discipline level and their
citations is ongoing.
The desk research on the Luxembourg R&D landscape and the future
orientations of research in foreign countries is progressing and will
be finished be mid-March.
We are very much looking forward to the Young Researchers Workshops on
7th and 8th of March. About 100 young scientists from Luxembourg and
abroad have been invited to give their opinions on future research
priorities in Luxembourg.
|Average Score: 2.33|