Enquiries on the Challenges of the 21st Century
The Lessons of Experience
by Thierry Gaudin
Thierry Gaudin is an international expert in both fields: innovation policy and foresight. He is one of the founders of the six countries programme on innovation policies (6cp.net) and, after ten years managing the technological awareness information system at the French ministry for research, he and his team produced a detailed 600 pages book on 21st century foresight until 2100. He also worked for the World Bank, the OECD and the European Commission. He was trained as an engineer at Polytechnique (France) and afterwards completed a PhD in information and communication sciences, published under the title: “Innovation and foresight, anticipative thinking”.
He has published 25 books and lectured on all continents.
He is a CoR-EU Full Member and president of « Prospective 2100 », a non for profit organisation aiming at studying world programmes for 21st century.
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