Foresight, Competitive Intelligence and Business Analytics for Developing and Running Better Programmes
Calof J., Richards G., Smith J.
, Foresight 2020 Vol. 20 No. 5/6 P. 563-577
Purpose Given the importance of competitive intelligence (CI) to the economic performance of firms, understanding whether CI practice is impacted by firm size or by their awareness of CI maybe important when creating programs designed to improve firms’ CI performance. This paper aims to address this by examining the extent to which the CI practices of ...
Added: November 1, 2021
, , , , in : Foresight for Science Technology and Innovation. : Netherlands : Springer, 2016. P. 63-94.
Added: September 23, 2016
, , , Foresight 2017 Vol. 19 No. 3 P. 291-305
Purpose – This paper aims to describe and discuss the architecture of Russia’s Technology Foresight System (TFS). This paper introduces the reader to the integration of the TFS into the public administration system and, specifically, into the national strategic planning system. Design/methodology/approach – To do so, the authors fall back on more than 10 years of ...
Added: June 22, 2017
, , , in : Towards Industry 5.0. Selected Papers from ISPR2022, October 6–8, 2022, Antalya. : Switzerland : Springer, 2023. Ch. 6. P. 65-74.
In an era of digitalization many companies face the challenge of making prompt and viable management decisions. Decision Automation aided with Business Intelligence provides dramatical improvements to the quality and efficiency of management decisions, as well as business processes modelling and analysis. The aim of this paper is to develop methods and tools for automation ...
Added: March 6, 2023
Government sponsored competitive intelligence for regional and sectoral economic development: Canadian experiences
, Journal of Intelligence Studies in Business 2016 Vol. 6 No. 1
Can competitive intelligence (CI) be used to assist in regional and sectoral economic development? This article looks at intelligence initiatives (largely around training) sponsored by various government departments and agencies in Canada and their link to regional and sectoral economic development. The article provides examples of the kind of intelligence initiatives that have been used ...
Added: September 19, 2016
, , , Foresight 2016 Vol. 18 No. 3 P. 253-275
This paper aims to present a set of strategic options for Research and Innovation (R&I) stakeholders in the light of new and emerging ways of organising and performing research. Design/methodology/approach: The paper first reviews the evolution of the R&I landscape and identifies the most influential stakeholders engaged in R&I. In the light of the scenarios ...
Added: September 23, 2016
Deploying Foresight for Policy and Strategy Makers: Creating Opportunities Through Public Policies and Corporate Strategies in Science, Technology and Innovation
Netherlands : Springer, 2016
This book develops foresight techniques to turn future societal challenges into opportunities. The authors present foresight approaches for innovation policy and management. Future developments in fields such as education, energy, new materials, nanotechnologies are highlighted for different countries. Readers will discover tools and instruments to capture the potentials of the grand societal challenges as defined by the United Nations. This book is a ...
Added: May 23, 2016
, , , , in : Foresight for Science Technology and Innovation. : Netherlands : Springer, 2016. P. 9-20.
Added: September 23, 2016
, , Гражданское общество в России и за рубежом 2017 № 1 С. 40-45
Predicting the future in the social sphere is possible within several methodological approaches. The article describes the methodology of foresight that allows to develop several options for shaping the future based on current conditions, as well as on perceptions and opportunities of core stakeholders. The article describes basic principles of the foresight methodology, denoted the ...
Added: June 21, 2017
, , , in : Deploying Foresight for Policy and Strategy Makers: Creating Opportunities Through Public Policies and Corporate Strategies in Science, Technology and Innovation. : Netherlands : Springer, 2016. P. 267-273.
Science, technology and innovation (STI) involves numerous policy fields which are championed by different government ministries or agencies. A consistent and coherent anticipatory policy mix is understood to be one that ensures a timely development and implementation of various forward-looking policy instruments. Such timely implementation is crucial for the eventual impact of the policy measures. ...
Added: May 26, 2016
, , , Futures 2022 Vol. 137 Article 102916
This study examines the recent evolution of Foresight as a well-recognized tool for long-term policy and strategy making and discusses the future directions the activity might take. The science mapping approach is used for the analysis. Drawing on big data, science mapping provides an evolutionary overview of scientific domains across time and helps to identify ...
Added: September 12, 2022
, , et al., , in : 2nd International Scientific Conference on Digital Transformation on Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Service, DTMIS 2018. : Institute of Physics Publishing (IOP), 2019. Ch. 012062. P. 1-6.
The technological foresight plays a significant role in promotion of the emerging technologies. The paper investigates technological prospects of priorities implementation indicated in the ‘Strategy for the Scientific and Technological Development of the Russian Federation’. More precisely, we examine the advanced digital and intelligent production technologies deployment by applying foresight methods and new solutions such ...
Added: June 20, 2019
, , , Netherlands : Springer, 2016
Decision-makers at all levels are being confronted with novel complexities and uncertainties and face long-term challenges which require foresight about long-term future prospects, assumptions, and strategies. This book explores how foresight studies can be systematically undertaken and used in this context. It explicates why and how methods like horizon scanning, scenario planning, and roadmapping should ...
Added: September 23, 2016
This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Digital Economy, ICDEc 2019, held in Beirut, Lebanon, in April 2019. The conference was founded in 2016 to discuss innovative research and projects related to the support role of Information System Technologies in the digital transformation process, business innovation and e-commerce. The 31 papers ...
Added: October 3, 2020
, , , , in : Foresight for Science Technology and Innovation. : Netherlands : Springer, 2016. P. 237-254.
Added: September 23, 2016
, , , Technological Forecasting and Social Change 2017 Vol. 119 P. 268-279
A key element of any government's Science, Technology and Innovation policy is stable analytical infrastructure to support strategic decision making. Experience from many countries shows that substantial policy decision making requires collecting and analysing a broad range of information to develop proactive and future-oriented policies. Accordingly, infrastructure providing this information as well as evidence for ...
Added: June 2, 2016
Global challenges and trends in agriculture: impacts on Russia and possible strategies for adaptation
, , Foresight 2017 Vol. 19 No. 2 P. 218-250
Purpose – This paper aims to analyse the mainstream and emerging global challenges and trends in the global agriculture sector. The analysis leads to a discussion on the present state of the Russian agroindustry and possible future strategies for adaptation in the context of the rapidly changing global environment. Design/methodology/approach – The design of this study is based on the ...
Added: June 23, 2017
Tech Mining for Emerging STI Trends Through Dynamic Term Clustering and Semantic Analysis: The Case of Photonics
, , , in : Anticipating Future Innovation Pathways Through Large Data Analysis. : Netherlands : Springer, 2016. P. 341-360.
Technology mining (TM) helps to acquire intelligence about the evolution of research and development (R&D), technologies, products, and markets for various STI areas and what is likely to emerge in the future by identifying trends. The present chapter introduces a methodology for the identification of trends through a combination of “thematic clustering” based on the ...
Added: June 20, 2016
, , , Foresight 2017 Vol. 19 No. 5 P. 473-490
Purpose Dynamic changes in the world bring challenges for making long-term future-oriented policy and strategy. A number of recent developments like drops in oil prices, increasing global conflicts, mass immigration, and economic stagnation have had disruptive effects on long-term policies and strategies. This new fast-changing landscape requires approaches and tools, which may help to practice adaptive ...
Added: September 12, 2017
, Foresight 2017 Vol. 19 No. 2 P. 139-151
Purpose – The purpose of the study is to present and critically assess the outcomes of the Foresight study of the Russian energy sector, undertaken in 2014 in the course of a large-scale national Foresight exercise – ‘Science and Technology (S&T) Foresight 2030’. Design/methodology/approach - Methods applied in the Foresight study include literature review, statistical, bibliometric ...
Added: January 25, 2017
Стратегическое планирование и развитие предприятий: материалы ХХIII Всероссийского симпозиума. Москва, 12–13 апреля 2022 г.
М. : ЦЭМИ РАН, 2022
The publication presents the materials of the reports of the participants of the XXIII All-Russian Symposium "Strategic Planning and Development of Enterprises". The reports cover a wide range of topical theoretical and practical issues related to strategic planning and enterprise development. ...
Added: October 25, 2022
Canadian competitive intelligence practices – a study of practicing strategic and competitive intelligence professionals Canadian members
, Foresight 2017 Vol. 19 No. 6 P. 577-589
Purpose With intelligence (a field related to foresight) practice growing, the purpose of this study was to examine the practices of Canadian competitive intelligence (CI) practitioners. Design/methodology/approach Survey of Canadian CI practitioners who are SCIP members (Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professional), using a revision to a previously used instrument designed to examine competitive intelligence practices. Findings Canadian SCIP member competitive ...
Added: October 26, 2018
, , Foresight and STI Governance 2020 Vol. 14 No. 3 P. 30-39
This paper focuses on the practices, assessment approaches, procedures, and applied aspects of competitive intelligence (CI). The study relies upon a survey of CI practitioners conducted in 2019 and a comparison of its results with a similar survey in 2006. It was found that companies spend the time devoted to this activity mainly on processes ...
Added: October 1, 2020
, , in : Bio#Futures. Foreseeing and Exploring the Bioeconomy. : Cham : Springer, 2021. Ch. 25. P. 563-580.
Blended Foresight approach for global bio trends ...
Added: June 22, 2021