the guiding principles of research and education, our Institute
will network with international institutions so as to develop ourselves
into an important node in this international network. Besides our
international orientation, we will also be engaged in future national
development by cooperating with national bodies in the industry
and government to ground our research and development. This will
enable Futures Studies to take root within the country and our society.
important areas of development:
from a research basis, develop useful applications so as to
successfully combine research and application.
coordination with the university’s direction of development,
adopt the university and graduate school system of grooming
future talents in the long run.
close working relationships with industry and the government
to provide Futures Studies knowledge and service, as well as
provide futurist training and talents to these organizations.
in national and international exchange of information and talents.
futures indicators and methods so as to better predict futures
trends nationally and internationally.
academic activities, exchange and service to the society, plug
ourselves into the futures studies network in the short-term;
develop international academic activities to establish ourselves
as Asia’s futures studies center in the medium- and long-term.
This latter goal can be done through international journals,
periodicals, conferences and the establishment of futures studies
up a “Futures Studies Research Center” and a “Futures Studies
Information Center”, as well as publish futures studies journals
and engage in futures investigations into specific domains.
with internationally renowned futures associations to organize
international conferences and research proposals. Our university
is a member of the World Future Society.