2008: Grasping the Future – A Challenge for learning and innovation

1-3 October 2008, Helsinki, Finland

Grasping the Future was an inspiring conference shaping the future of learning and innovation. The event provided educationalists and business people with future toolkits to support and enhance personal development and creativity for present and future generations.

The conference aimed to help the attendees to appreciate the importance of innovative learning environments that have a significant role in creating future-oriented, cutting-edge competencies for individuals as well as organisations.

The conference was targeted at all key developers and decision makers of learning environments and innovative schools, universities, and private and public organisations.

This conference was organised by Finland Futures Research Centre and Finland Futures Academy in collaboration with Finnish National Board of Education, OECD and Wanha Satama.

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