Did you know the FET-Open program receives an extremely high number of submissions each year and the chances of new brilliant ideas to be funded by FET have dramatically dropped? It leaves a lot of great interdisciplinary thinking unrewarded and a lot of people disappointed - this problem needs to be addressed if FET-Open is to remain credible as early detector of future technologies.

From your point of view, is this problem real? If so, shall we try to solve it? And how? Join our discussion, express your opinion and find out more.