Essays about: "Strategic foresight"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words Strategic foresight.

  1. 1. Shifting powers, prospects and perspectives? : A critical reading of the European Union’s geopolitical reasoning on critical raw materials

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Linda Sztankovics; [2021]
    Keywords : European Union; eu; geopolitics; energy transitions; decarbonization; critical raw materials; natural resources; critical geopolitics; discourse analysis.; Europeiska unionen; eu; geopolitik; energiomställning; kritiska råvaror; naturtillgångar; kritisk geopolitik; diskursanalys.;

    Abstract : Global energy transitions and rises in demand for critical raw materials (CRMs) are predicted to reshape global politics in yet uncertain but profound ways. With CRMs being vital for Europe’s decarbonization process, the present study sets out to examine the EU’s geopolitical discourse by taking an inquisitive yet critical stance focusing particularly on the new “geopolitical” Commission’s geopolitical reasoning on CRMs. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Conceptual Framework for Long-Term Strategic Foresight

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Charlotte Dahlgren; Katarina Bergman; [2020]
    Keywords : Strategic foresight; Corporate foresight; Long-term foresight; Scenario-planning; Foresight framework; Foresight methodology; Business and Economics; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : As global connectivity becomes the driver of value and vulnerability, new concerns are coming into the foreground that needs to be addressed – for example, the resource security-climate nexus, or the means of governing emerging technologies. The broader context and outset for this thesis is the defense and civil security landscape. READ MORE

  3. 3. Corporate foresight in Sweden : A quantitative comparison between Swedish and European companies

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Persheng Babaheidari; Hans De Geer; [2017]
    Keywords : Corporate foresight; Strategic foresight; Strategy; Sweden; Europe; Maturity model; Business culture; Organizational culture; Future preparedness; Change management; Foresight maturity; Affärsförutseende; Strategiskt förutseende; Affärsstrategi; Sverige; Europa; Mognadsgradsmodell; Företagskultur; Organisationskultur; Framtidsberedskap; Förändringsarbete; Mognadsförutseende;

    Abstract : Studies show that the average lifespan of large companies is decreasing and that companies of today face a higher degree of market-saturation caused by globalization. In order for companies to stay alive, they need to scan for trends outside their business scope, which can be done by adopting corporate foresight. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managing Foresight for Innovation in Large Firms.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Lina Bakker; Linn Johansson; [2014-12-15]
    Keywords : foresight; strategy; innovation; strategic management; innovation management; corporate foresight; future studies;

    Abstract : More and more companies are searching for strategic orientation and feel the need to support more future insights to win the innovation race. Corporate foresight is expected to do exactly that. On a social level we apply foresight every day by expanding our awareness of the future. Yet, in a corporate context this concept has been less explored. READ MORE

  5. 5. Product development in the transitioning German energy market: Introducing an integrative innovation process with eco-design and strategic foresight. : Process model and implications for the technical product development unit of WEMAG

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : VARENA JUNGE; [2014]
    Keywords : product development; innovation management; futures research; strategic foresight; environmental management; eco-design;

    Abstract : Scientific studies on the advantages of environmental management and futures research integration have been increasingly published during the last years. WEMAG, a traditional German energy provider, aims to benefit from the energy market transition by offering innovative and sustainable energy solutions. READ MORE