OPF

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AcronymDefinition
OPFOrder Processing Fee (sales)
OPFOperation Flashpoint (game)
OPFOnshore Processing Facility
OPFOPEN Process Framework
OPFOverseer Plug-in File
OPFOfficial Personnel Folder
OPFOrbiter Processing Facility
OPFOptimal Power Flow
OPFOrganizational Process Focus (Process Area; Capability Maturity Model Integration)
OPFOverseas Pakistanis Foundation
OPFOfficial Personnel File
OPFOnline Photo Filer (website development; various companies)
OPFOutperform (finance)
OPFOne-Piece Flow
OPFObject Persistent Framework
OPFOrganization Process Focus
OPFOne Piece Folder (corrugated box style)
OPFOutpost of Freedom (political website)
OPFOrange Prize for Fiction (UK)
OPFMiami, FL, USA - Opa Locka (Airport Code)
OPFOil Protection Force (Iraq)
OPFOpen Photography Forum
OPFOffice Protestant de la Formation
OPFOil Palm Frond
OPFOther People's Food
OPFOnshore Production Facility (oil and gas)
OPFOuter Planets Flagship (mission)
OPFOrganic Phase Fluid
OPFOf Possible Futures (science fiction novel)
OPFOffice/Official Personnel Folder
OPFOverseas Property Fund
OPFOther Procurement Funding
OPFOne Percent Foundation (California)
OPFOnce per Facet (laser scanning)
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These are poor generation of possible futures, poor evaluation of possible futures and negative beliefs about the future.
"Testing infrastructure systems in a virtual environment will help to realistically plan for a range of possible futures so we are not suddenly caught unawares and in a situation where it is already too late to react."
models that will enable complex national infrastructure systems to be tested for a wide range of possible future scenarios.
Matt writes a satirical play, South Pacific Two, which is closed for obscenity; he suffers miserably and dreams of possible futures. In the end he finally chooses love, life, and Leah.
A host of activities will take place in the ten days beginning Friday 16 June, not least an exhibition of possible futures for the Farringdon Road and its environs, organised by The Architectural Review with consultants Jackson Coles and Lee Mallett.
Hybrids of documentary and fictional strategies, Watkins's films involve either the re-creation of historical events and personages (La Commune, Edvard Munch) or the projection of possible futures (The War Game, Punishment Park).
'The scenarios outlined in the report are not a menu of distinct choices, but are more snapshots of possible futures which show school leaders that the contours of the future can be mapped, even though the path taken is not yet determined.
In a forthcoming book, Reworking success, he cites a conclusion reached by Canadian experts who examined a wide range of possible futures: `One striking realization that emerged,' they concluded, `...