« Antidemocratic and xenophobic forces of Europe have always been attracted by the European unity dream, the mystic of the imperial Rome»
(FB - 1998)
" Being a citizen is a voluntary act "
(FB - 2009)
"Thinking about the future only makes sense if it is aimed at improving one’s thinking about the present and about the trends at work"
(FB - 1998)
"The European project is not a dream, but a hope. It is rooted in rationality, which is not the case with dreams. We Europeans have seen our dreams end in nightmares too often not to be suspicious."
(FB - 2005)
"The strength of a network is judged at the information level of the weakest link, or more precisely the link furthest from the centre of the network."
(FB - 2004)
"Europe's destiny is escaping the two "Greats" and it will come knocking on the door of the Europeans."
(FB - 1989)
"The history of Europe is a bit like a multifaceted diamond. Everyone sees the same diamond... but no one sees exactly the same facets."
(FB - E-storia project, 2004)
"Let us dare the future as the founding fathers of Europe did"
(FB - "From EU to Euroland", 2001)
"The European citizenship can not be decreed. The European citizen can only be born..."
(FB - 1992)
"Every state is a minority in the EU. In any case, let’s not forget that if all our states went into building the EU it is because they all felt too small to face alone both their future and the rest of the world."
(FB - 2003)
"From a single (EU) Currency to a single (EU) Citizenship. The euro is only an instrument."
(FB - 1997)
"An empire is always providing platforms where conflicts and wars prolife­rate... an empire needs enemies, whilst a Community requires partners."
(FB - 1992)
"Europe’s history has taught us that dreams and nightmares are the two faces of the same coin"
(FB - “Europe is Peace” 2006)
"Everybody wants to have a successful enlargement whereas it is a successful enlarged EU which is important."
(FB - 2002)
"It is clear that the existing national political parties can not serve two masters: national and European."
(FB - IDE, 1989)
"It takes teamwork to make Europe move forward."
(FB - 2005)
"There is nothing like one European. The European is a team of Europeans... the only way we can imagine a European, it is a team of people from different countries, not a single man or woman."
(FB - Enschede (NL) 2012)
"On the horizon with a heaven of freedom and a land of responsibility, this is perhaps the soul of Europe."
(FB - 1992)
"The future challenge for the European project is not about Europe anymore, it is about the Europeans."
(FB - 2005)
"The more Brussels speaks English, the less Brussels understands the Europeans"
(FB - 2004)
"Occupy the Future of Europe!"
("What do YOU want as a future for AEGEE?" Franck Biancheri at the 2012 Agora in Enschede)
"To combine new technologies and democratic principles to succeed in the entry of European integration in the 21st century or e-democracy at the service of Euro-democracy"
(FB - EUSV, 2001)
"In the years 00 of the 21st century, democratization can only take place in the perspective of the democratic election of a European executive that remains to be invented."
(FB - EUSV, 2001)
"We must build the European Community, otherwise Europe will soon be culturally Americanised, politically Finlandised and technologically Japanised"
EGEE I, 1984

political anticipation

LEAP Academy / 3rd EuroBRICS Webinar on Political Anticipation: executive summaryLEAP Academy / Rapport du 3ème Webinar EuroBRICS sur l’Anticipation politique

A few weeks ago took place the third EuroBRICS webinar on Political Anticipation (organized by LEAP Academy), which aimed at introducing the EuroBRICS Youth Platform to Franck’s method: Webinar 3: Political Anticipation serving decision-making : Strategies and projects for a significant role of the Euro-BRICS Youth Platform in addressing multipolar world challenges” Please find an executive …

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Euro-BRICS Young Leaders’ Platform: 1st Euro-BRICS Strategic Planning Meeting (April, 25th-30th 2016)Plate-forme des jeunes leaders Euro-BRICS : 1er meeting stratégique Euro-BRICS (25 au 30 Avril 2016)

It is with great pleasure and pride that we at the AAFB share the latest news of the Euro-BRICS Young Leaders’ Plateform and inform you about an important event initiated by our partner LEAP: the 1st Euro-BRICS Strategic Planning Meeting, which will take place in Paris from the 25th to the 30th of April 2016. …

Euro-BRICS Young Leaders’ Platform: 1st Euro-BRICS Strategic Planning Meeting (April, 25th-30th 2016)Plate-forme des jeunes leaders Euro-BRICS : 1er meeting stratégique Euro-BRICS (25 au 30 Avril 2016) Read More »

Official launch of the “LEAP Academy” and Euro-BRICS webinars on Political AnticipationLancement officiel de la “LEAP Academy” et des conférences Euro-BRICS en ligne sur l’Anticipation Politique

The AAFB is glad to share the program of activites of the LEAP Academy, and to inform you about the organization of a series of three online seminars on “Political Anticipation applied to the new multipolar global configuration challenges: the Euro-BRICS angle”. The first session, primarly reserved for the Euro-BRICS members, was hold on the 15th …

Official launch of the “LEAP Academy” and Euro-BRICS webinars on Political AnticipationLancement officiel de la “LEAP Academy” et des conférences Euro-BRICS en ligne sur l’Anticipation Politique Read More »

Franck Biancheri’s « Method of Political Anticipation » presented in an international scientific publicationLa “Méthode d’Anticipation Politique” de Franck Biancheri présente dans une publication scientifique internationale

The Franck Biancheri Networks’ teams working on Political Anticipation are proud to have been invited to contribute a 20-page chapter in an international scientific publication on Cognitive Systems entitled « Anticipation across disciplines » edited by world famous anticipation expert, Prof Mihai Nadin (Springer, 2015). The chapter on Political Anticipation is entitled « Political anticipation and networks : creating …

Franck Biancheri’s « Method of Political Anticipation » presented in an international scientific publicationLa “Méthode d’Anticipation Politique” de Franck Biancheri présente dans une publication scientifique internationale Read More »