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FIFinland (top level domain)
FIFuel Injection/Injected
FIForget It
FIFilm Industry
FIFourth International
FIFranklin Institute (Philadelphia, PA, USA)
FIFinnish (linguistics)
FIFarm-In (oil & gas)
FIFixed Income
FIFire Island (New York)
FIFinancial Institution
FIForced Induction (automotive)
FIFactory Installed
FIFamily Income
FIFalse Information
FIFecal Incontinence
FIIcelandair (IATA airline code)
FIFunctional Integration (Feldenkrais Method of Somatic Education)
FIForza Italia (Italian political party founded by Silvio Berlusconi)
FIField Intensity
FIFiscal Intermediary
FIFood Intake
FIForeign Intelligence
FIFlight Instructor
FIFox Island (Washington)
FIFranciscans International
FIFeministiskt Initiativ (Swedish: Feministic Initiative; political party)
FIFinancial Investigation (various locations)
FIField Interview
FIForce Impulse
FIFatherhood Initiative
FIFocused Improvement
FIFlow Index
FIFatigue Index (aircraft or medicine)
FIFake Intelligence
FIFinal Inspection
FIFailure Identification
FIFouling Index (silt density)
FIForesight Institute
FIFirenze - Florence (Tuscany, Italy)
FIFinancial Intermediary
FIFienden (Norwegian military jargon for Enemy)
FIFault Isolation
FIFormat Identifier
FIField Ionization
FIFishers Island (New York)
FIField Inspection
FIFlow Indicator (industrial control description)
FIFast Infoset (binary encoding format for the XML Information Set)
FIFlugfélag Íslands (Iceland)
FIFinancial Investor
FIFracture Index
FIFighter Interceptor
FIFacility Inspection
FIFormal Inspection
FIField Instruction (contracting)
FIFront-Illuminated
FIForce Integration
FIFinance Corps (US Army)
FIFormat Indicator
FIFertility Index (animal science)
FIFranciscans of the Immaculate (religious order)
FIFarmland Industries, Inc.
FIFlow Instability
FIFailure Intensity
FIFluorescence Index
FIFlippin' Idiot
FIFederation Intelligence (forum)
FIFlame Ionization Unit
FIFarmakope Indonesia
FIField Interrogation Card
FIFloodplain Interaction
FIFreakinsomniacs (blog site)
FIFelsic Index (geology)
FIFiring Interlock
FIFigueira Industries (Portugal)
FIFunny Indefinites
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Listings for conferences and workshops are accessible via the Foresight Institute.
Christine Peterson, president of the Foresight Institute, sees potential in the development of nanomachines that can lead to advances in medicine and environmental cleanup.
We will make progress equivalent to that of the whole 20th century in the next 15 years," declared information technology entrepreneur Ray Kurzweil, author of The Age of Spiritual Machines, at a 2002 Foresight Institute conference.
The disciplines political center is the Foresight Institute, an organization founded by Eric Drexler to plan for a future which nanotechnology will help shape.
One organization that has supported the effort over the years is the nonprofit organization Foresight Institute at http://www.
The Foresight Institute holds conferences and workshops that bring together leaders in science, business, academia, journalism and other realms to develop and promote this vision.
Foresight Institute has introduced new hypertext Web software that allows users to read and comment on Web documents by viewing them with new tools, all of which run on a Web server.
We believe that nanotechnology will be revolutionary," says Chris Peterson, executive director of the Foresight Institute in Palo Alto, Calif.
Reading "Nano Update," a Web-based publication from Drexler's Foresight Institute, one is struck by the feeling that a nanotechnological future is almost here.
As a Senior Fellow of Eric Drexler's Foresight Institute, I wrote a summary of the 1991 Foresight Conference for the department.