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CSIRO Futures: why use foresight?

CSIRO Futures leverages evidence-based processes and methodology in combination with world-class science expertise to identify long term trends that can improve long term strategy planning.

  • 25 March 2011 | Updated 5 November 2014

Traditional forecasting and planning methods are no longer adequate tools for coping with an increasingly volatile world and the transformations required, as they have a limited ability to predict or survive significant changes in the external or internal environment that force a fundamental re-evaluation of strategy or goals.

CSIRO Futures leverages evidence-based processes and methodology in combination with world-class science expertise to identify long term trends that can improve long term strategy planning.

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