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Main Title Assessment of Technological Systems.
CORP Author NATO Committee on the Challenges of Modern Society, Brussels (Belgium).;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Research and Development.
Year Published 1980
Report Number CCMS-115;
Stock Number PB81-242265
Additional Subjects Technology assessment ; Meetings ; Technology innovation ; Systems analysis ; Citizen participation ; Urban development ; Technology transfer ; Environmental protection ; Energy policy
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB81-242265 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 69p
Round Table discussions during CCMS Plenary Meetings have provided useful occasions to exchange views on common policy concerns. The use, development and control of technology has been at the forefront of past Round Table discussions, and indeed has been the basis of the pilot country studies aimed at sharing experience and providing guidance for dealing with pragmatic challenging technical problems facing our modern societies. Following up the most valuable discussions at previous Plenary Meetings on the preparation of environmental impact assessments, the enhancement of urban development, and the assessment of our pilot studies on energy problems, Coordinators and ad hoc groups have considered further CCMS attention might be devoted to questions concerning the development of suitable technology and public participation in the planning of technical innovation. This Round Table discussion highlights this serious preoccupation of the Committee.