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April 8, 2005

Symposium Goals

Participants of the symposium, after having participated in the plenary sessions and the StoryTech scenario planning, will have:

Enhanced their understanding of the complexity of the challenges
and opportunities that face those working in international
development

Increased their understanding of new and emerging technologies
and the possible applications for those technologies

Gained an understanding of the power and utility of decision-making
software on complex development issues

Developed an understanding for StoryTech scenario planning, how
and when it may be an effective tool

Generated their own StoryTechs with a vision for how to apply
emerging technology to their own development context

Engaged in global conversations about development issues that
concern them

Developed networks of professionals across sectors and regions

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