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Finnsight side-event: Foresight in policymaking

Finnsight side-event: Foresight in policymaking

How is foresight used in public policymaking? What are the roles and practices in Finland and elsewhere? What could be done better? Welcome to a discussion on the role of foresight in policymaking.
REGISTER by 23.10.

Joining the discussion are Leah Zaidi (Accelerated by Design), Maciej Krzysztofowicz (EU Policy Lab) and Burkhard Auffermann (Finland Futures Research Centre). Leah Zaidi an award-winning futurist and offers a practitioner’s viewpoint. Maciej Krzysztofowicz talks about the European Commission’s Foresight Competence Centre and what is its role is in supporting policymaking. Burkhard Auffermann describes the Finnish national foresight system based on the results from Kansallinen ennakointi 2020 -project. The discussion is moderated by Sitra’s leading foresight specialist Mikko Dufva.

The event is held in conjunction with the National Foresight Network’s Finnsight forum, but is not limited to Finnsight participants.

The event will also be streamed and recorded, the link will be updated to the top of the event page.

The event is in English.

Program

8.30 Coffee and porridge
9.00 Discussion: Foresight in Policymaking
10.00 Event ends