Romania Node

Date of launch: 2011

Institution hosting the Node: National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest; Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies.

Founding Chair:

  • Adrian Pop, Professor of International Relations, National University of Political Science and Public Administration, Bucharest


Objectives: Foresight activities primarily related to social sciences and economics.

Recent activities:

Adrian Pop held a seminar for faculty and MA students in Social Foresight on The Interplay between International Relations and Futures Studies in the Complexity Context at theUniversity of Trento, Department of Sociology and Social Research on 29 September 2023; a book chapter with the same is scheduled to be published in 2024 in R. Poli (Ed,) Handbook of Futures Studies

Other activities carried out by the Nodes are:

  • Participation in surveys, workshops, and conferences
  • Contributing books, book chapters, and articles
  • Peer-reviewing foresight publications
  • Teaching courses on strategic foresight

Node members:

  • Razvan Grigora»ô
  • Doru Pogoreanu
  • Nicoleta Topoleanu
  • Sabina Chiaburu