Industry and Technology Foresight

Direction:
Industry & Technology
Subdirection:
New Industrial Policy
Stage:
Completed project
Type:
Group of projects
Date:
2011 - 2013

Development of methodology for analysis of the computer engineering market and its practical approbation

Project developer: Center for Strategic Research "North-West" Foundation

Project originator: Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation

Project aim: To foster development of computer engineering market in the Russian Federation as a basis for development of a high-tech industrialized country

Project objectives:

  1. To analyze global and Russian computer engineering market in order to identify the main groups of products, specific features and prospects for development.
  2. To identify tools and mechanisms to support activities in the sphere of computer engineering, meeting the needs of the Russian market and in line with best international practices. 
  3. To create a list of promising projects in the sphere of computer engineering to promote development of engineering activities in the Russian Federation.
  4. To prepare proposals for making amendments to the subprogram "Development of Engineering Activity and Industrial Design" in the section related to content of the main activities aimed at the development of computer engineering.

Project leader: V.N. Knyaginin
Working group leader: I.I. Laskina
Working group participants: D.D.Zaitsevа, А.А. Zolotukhina, K.А. Ivanova

Analysis of current trends in the field of robotics and elaboration of recommendations regarding promising project areas

Project developer: Center for Strategic Research "North-West" Foundation

Project originator: Federal State Funded Institution “Federal Center for Promotion of Industrial Development” (FSI Russian Technological Agency)

Project aim: provision of analytical support for a set of actions aimed at developing the robotics industry in Russia

Project objectives:

  1. To analyze Russian and global robotics markets
  2. To analyze Russian and global models, standards and practices for development of the robotics industry
  3. To make the list of promising R&D areas
  4. To prepare proposals for formation of the project consortia in the sphere of robotics
  5. To create a draft roadmap for development of the robotics industry.

Project coordinator: K.A. Ivanova
 

Elaboration of the comprehensive long term forecast for development of industry and related sectors and preparation of recommendations for development and application of promising technologies in industry sectors.

Project duration: January 2012 – until the present

Project developer: Center for Strategic Research "North-West" Foundation

Project originator: Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian federation

Project aim: development of the system of the assessment of long-term technological changes in the industry in order to update the country's industrial policy, including strategic directions for development of Russia’s industry, formation of a request for development of promising research areas, as well as improvement of the personnel policy in industries

Project objectives:

  1. To elaborate long-term forecasts with alternative scenarios for development of the global manufacturing sector and technology markets, and to identify strategic position of the major market participants in relation to a particular scenario for development of the industrial sector;
  2. To identify target leadership positions for Russian products in key global markets for advanced industrial technology on the basis of the comparative analysis of the current situation and prospects for development of Russian industry in the global technological context;
  3. To prepare proposals for government policies for the development and regulation of the technological growth of industry, as well as for areas of science and technology policy in the industry and related sectors.
  4. To develop methodological tools for adoption of plans and regulations for implementation of the long-term policy of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation in the sphere of long-term growth of industrial and technology sectors, as well as for the launch of a set of industrial technology development projects.
  5.  To create methodological and organizational tools to coordinate science and technology policy of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation with the system of scientific and technological, social and economic forecasting, created in the Russian Federation.

Project coordinator: K.A. Ivanova

 

Elaboration of the concept and organization of the work for development of the long-term industry and technology foresight for the Russian Federation

Project duration: September – November 2011

Project developer: Center for Strategic Research "North-West" Foundation

Project originator: Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation

Project objectives:

  1. Organizational and methodical preparation for industry and technology foresight, including: 1) development of research methodology; 2) preparation of proposals for the foresight in the selected research areas.
  2. Establishment of expert groups, Expert and Coordinating Councils for industry and technology foresight, composed of professionals, including: 1) managers of industrial and technology companies; 2) experts with specific knowledge and skills in the selected areas of science and technology development.
  3. Preparation of the concept, methodology and project implementation plan.

Project deliverables:

  • Basic hypothesis for industry foresight

Project coordinator: K.A. Ivanova

 

Development and approbation of the methodology to establish an expert network for modeling the key elements and parameters of the industrial policy of the Russian Federation for the medium term

Project duration: March – October 2013
Completed project
Project type: development
Project developer: Center for Strategic Research "North-West" Foundation


Project originator: Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation

Project aim: development of an instrument for provision of expert support and coordination of industry, science and technology policy of the RF Ministry of Industry and Trade, including coordination with the system of science and technology and socio-economic forecasting, elaborated in Russia.

Project objectives:

  1. To create a permanent open communication platform - a network of experts in the sphere of technology forecasting and provision of advisory services to industrial sectors, capable of internal communication and serving as a basis for creation of professional associations;
  2. To create a system to monitor and audit the application of advanced manufacturing technologies in Russian industry sectors;
  3. To conduct a series of consulting and educational activities related to the application of advanced industrial technology for Russian industry sectors

Project leader: V.N. Knyaginin
Working group leader: I.I. Laskina
Working group participants: D.D.Zaitsevа, А.А. Zolotukhina, K.А. Ivanova, К.V. Kukushkin