Latest beFORE Alliance activities
As you probably know if you drop by these pages once in a while, beFORE - "Becoming Future-Oriented Entrepreneurs", is one of the European projects firsthandly managed by the ValueDo team. Funded by the Erasmus + Program with around EUR 750.000, beFORE aims at...read more
Authors: Stefanie Ollenburg, Miriam Chrosch both at Institut Futur, Freie Universitaet Berlin, Germany E-Learning has the potential to overcome boundaries in educational systems: Students who are at a socio-economic disadvantage may get access to learning...read more
Authors: Elena Cervelli and Leonello Trivelli, University of Pisa One of sine qua non conditions for the foresight activity is not allowing ourself to be carried away by cognitive errors. The fundamental causes of cognitive error belong either to the...read more
Conjectural Futures Conference – enabling others to think and act On 5th and 6th of November 2018 beFORE project team joined strategists, foresighters, innovators and designers who were invited by the Corporate Foresight Teams of Evonik and Deutsche Bahn...read more
The anticipation of future technologies is a crucial component of strategic management, within both private companies and public authorities. Indeed, technology foresight can be used as a decision-making tool either for the definition of innovation...read more
We are happy to announce the 7th beFORE project newsletter. Please find below the latest news and articles.read more
The nature of jobs in Europe has changed over time – and so has the demand for skills. Some jobs have moved abroad, some have been automated, new jobs, requiring news sets of skills, have been created. CEDEFOP, the European Centre for the Development of...read more
Author: Freya Kettner, freelance editor on the project beFORE. Let's look back 50 years: Not so long ago, many things that we take for granted in everyday life today were only found in science fiction movies: smartphones, microwaves, electric cars and, of...read more
The soft skills for the future of work. We all know that there are skills that will make a difference in the future and they are almost all soft skills. To confirm this, there are dozens of researches and contributions including, to name one, that of the...read more
Every year, students of the Master's Program Futures Studies at Freie Universität Berlin meet for their Huddle*. They inform themselves about current topics, work and research emphases and reflect on methods and their own self-image. At Huddle 2018, they...read more
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Project co-funded by the Erasmus+ program of the European Union.
beFORE is a Knowledge Alliance Project (575842-EPP- 1-2016- 1-PL- EPPKA2-KA). This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This website reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.