Public opinion on future innovations, science and technology: results of focus groups in selected Member States. National Report France. European Commission (.pdf)

« … The aim of this qualitative study was to get a better understanding of European opinion on the subject of innovations brought about by science and technology in society. More precisely, its main objective was to explore reactions to some specific innovations that might be a part of everyday life for citizens in Europe in 15 years’ time in four different areas. Four areas/scenarios were tested:

– The house of the future (Homes and living),

– Health and healthcare,

– Communications (Ubiquitous communication and interaction),

– The environment (…) »