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Corporate Author National Academies (U.S.). Keck Futures Initiative, author.

Title Collaborations of consequence : NAKFI's 15 years igniting innovation at the intersections of disciplines : a summary of the National Academies Keck Futures Initiative, a program of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine / the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, Medicine.

Publication Info. Washington, DC : The National Academies Press, [2018]
©2018

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Description 1 online resource (x, 425 pages) : color illustrations, charts
Note "A Summary of the National Academies Keck Futures Initiative, a program of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-112).
Contents Summary -- NAKFI origins and evolution -- Lessons from developing a robust and flexible Model -- The creative destruction and evolution of the futures model -- Fifteen years of innovation and impact -- Epilogue : beyond boundaries -- References -- Appendixes
Summary "This publication represents the culmination of the National Academies Keck Futures Initiative (NAKFI), a program of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the National Academy of Medicine supported by a 15-year, $40 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation to advance the future of science through interdisciplinary research. From 2003 to 2017, more than 2,000 researchers and other professionals across disciplines and sectors attended an annual "think-tank" style conference to contemplate real-world challenges. Seed grants awarded to conference participants enabled further pursuit of bold, new research and ideas generated at the conference"--Publisher's description
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Subject National Academies (U.S.). Keck Futures Initiative.
Interdisciplinary research.
Research.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Title NAKFI's 15 years igniting innovation at the intersections of disciplines
Note At head of title: National Academies Keck Futures Initiative
Other Form: Print version: Initiative, The National Academies Keck Futures. Collaborations of Consequence : NAKFIâƠ S 15 Years Igniting Innovation at the Intersections of Disciplines. Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2018 9780309483650
ISBN 9780309483667
0309483662
9780309483681 (electronic bk.)
0309483689 (electronic bk.)
9780309483650 (paperback)
0309483654 (paperback)