The Jakarta Post
The Indonesian Science Institution (LIPI) has released a foresight document on maritime research to support its ambitious target of becoming a global maritime fulcrum in 2045.
The document, launched on Monday, detailed challenges the country was facing in the maritime sector, the condition of current maritime research and stratagems that could be taken to improve the current condition in the future, particularly during the 2020-2035 period, which was essential to laying the groundwork for long-term solutions.
A foresight process, also known globally as study of the future, is a system that allows people to think ahead and respond to future eventualities.
Such an approach was not popular in the country although it had been used in many countries, such as the United Kingdom, China, the Netherlands and Australia, for development planning in the maritime sector through ...