Spain Node

Date of launch: 2010

Institution hosting the Node: Prospektiker

Node Chair: Ibon Zugasti, Director of Prospektiker

Objective: The main objective is the promotion, in a participatory way, of the joint reflection of institutions and experts groups about the already identified 15 great challenges, at global level. National stakeholders meet together periodically in order to debate and work around the foresight area, in its thematic diversity.

Recent activities: Download Activity Report 2023 in .pdf

  • Report on long-range strategies for Spain from the work/tech workshop with Telefonica Foundation. Held Future Work/Tech 2050 Workshops with the Basque Government and Telefonica (
  • Launched Node Web site:
  • Coordination between RIBER and FEN
  • RTD future coop published in 2012 SOF
  • National energy Delphi for REPSOL
  • Promotions/launches of SOF and the Latin American 2030 Scenarios presentation workshops in several cities in Spain
  • Coordination with LA Nodes on SOF and FRM translations
  • Coordination with European Foresight College and European MP Initiative (EUMPI) that has now become Foresight Europe Network
  • Printed copies and disseminated the English and Spanish editions of the SOF and shipping copies to Latin American Nodes
  • Study for the European Commission (DG Research) on the Water-Energy-Food Nexus RTD and future research and innovation priorities for the European Union