PRESS ROOM – ARCHIVE – 2007

November 12, 2007, Dubai (UAE): Dubai Node established The Innovation Unit of the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) joins the Millennium Project as the Dubai Node (original Press Release: http://www.khda.gov.ae/en/news/display.asp?id=1756)

September 21, 2007, ComputerWeekly.com,  article on the 2007 State of the Future: “Millennium Project praises increasing global connectedness” http://www.computerweekly.com/Articles/2007/09/21/226941/millennium-project-praises-increasing-global-connectedness.htm

September 10, 2007, Associated Press, article on the 2007 State of the Future, http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5ibtKVH7KhymCrw7K7muvxxOQJMNw

September 10, 2007, AFP, article on the 2007 State of the Future, http://afp.google.com/article/ALeqM5iOBzrfB5j3gZd5F7ELtlak3oM9JQ

September 10, 2007, Press Release — launch of the 2007 State of the Future

September 6, 2007, Essen, Germany. Press release about the 2007 State of the Future. See the pdf.

September 1, 2007: launch of the 2007 State of the Future on September 10th at 1 PM, at the UN Headquarters, in New York.

August 30, 2007: NBICS and Education 2030, The Choice is Yours–biweekly column by Gregor Wolbring, http://politicsofhealth.org/wol/2007-08-30.htm article on the Millennium Project 2007 State of the Future and the Education and Learning 2030 study

August 19, 2007: Caracas, Venezuela, El Unicersal (largest and most prestigious Venezuelan newspaper), “La Sociedad mundial del futuro”, by Jose Cordeiro; article on futures research, mentioning the Millennium Project (Spanish)

August 9, 2007: Mendoza, Los Andes On Line, article on the Millennium Project (Spanish)

August 2, 2007: Minneapolis, MN: Millennium Project Meeting Identifies Actions for Global Challenges (press release)

July 1, 2007: Dr. Alper Alsan, Chair of the Turkey Node of the Millennium Project, speaks about Turkey in 2016 and the State of the Future Index for Turkey. Article appeared in Turkish Business Week, July 1, 2007.

May 2007: Saphia Richou, Chair of the French Node of the Millennium Project published a series of articles in the French La Tribune on futures reserach and forecasts. Sevreral futurists members of the Millennium Project share views on issues such as general futures, IT, women, culture, energy, work, and the State of the Future. Click here for the articles (in French).

May 19, 2007: EL MERCURIO de Valparaiso article on Jerome Glenn, Director of the Millennium Project, speaking about futures studies and their importance in Latin America Encargados de pensar un futuro posible

May 17, 2007: Jerome Glenn, Director of the Millennium Project, meets with Chilean officials to discuss the formation of a Commissions of the Future for the Parliament of Chile

March 22, 2007: Foundation For the Future Hosts Workshop on Energy Challenges in the Thousand-Year Future. The Foundation For the Future will convene a workshop in its Humanity 3000 program series

March 30–April 1, 2007, in Bellevue, WA, bringing together energy experts from Europe and North America to discuss renewable energy science and technologies anticipated to emerge during coming centuries. See Press Release

March 12, 2007. The 15 winners of the Global Millennium Prize are from: Brazil, China, India, Mexico, South Korea, USA, and Venezuela. Statement by Jerome Glenn, Director of the Millennium Project

February 1, 2007, Jerome Glenn interviewed in South Korea — see article (Korean)

February 2007, Millennium Project study “Nanotechnology: future military environmental health considerations” won the 2006 Emerald Management Reviews Citation of Excellence, being selected as one of the fifty best articles published in 2006 in management (from the 15,000 articles reviewed throughout 2006)
“Nanotechnology: future military environmental health considerations” appeared in “Technological Forecasting and Social Change” volume 73 issue 2, 2006. The original version of the study is available in the State of the Future annual reports published after 2005.

2006 – 2007: Turkey SOFI, featured in articles that appeared in SABAH newspaper (in 2006) and Mercedes Magazine (in 2007.)