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Project Title: Cognitive, Genetic and Neural Integrated Models for the Sustainable Development of the Regions

Research manager of the project: Oleg M. Namicheishvili, Professor, Dr. Sci. (Tech.)

Leading organization: Georgian Technical University          

How will the investigation be organized?

 

List of the step tasks with timeline and personnel involved

 

Step

 

Title of the step task

Expected time needed for accomplishment of the task, in months

 

Key personnel

1

Investigation and analysis of the state of the art of region sus­tanable development problems and regional politics of Georgia. Dfining of region sustainability aspects and social-economic factors of development. Choice of the appropriate cognitive, genetic, neural models and research me­thods.

1-6

Substeps Q1 & Q2

O. Namicheishvili

A. Prangishvili

Z. Gasitashvili

D. Verulava

M. Kiknadze

2

Setting of the weight of the goal by the neural methods, formation of private criterion functions, forma­tion of an integrated objec­tive func­tion and its optimization by the instrumentality of selected ge­ne­tic algorithms.

7-12

Substeps Q3 & Q4

O. Namicheishvili

A. Prangishvili

Z. Gasitashvili

D. Verulava

M. Kiknadze

3

The choice of the sustainable de­ve­lopment strategy of the region on the basis of cognitive analysis and modeling scenarios.

 

12-18

Substeps Q5 & Q6

O. Namicheishvili

A. Prangishvili

Z. Gasitashvili

D. Verulava

M. Kiknadze

List of the substep tasks with timeline and personnel involved

Substeps

 

Title of the substep task

Expected time needed for accomplishment of the task, in months

 

Key personnel

Q1

Investigation and analysis of the state

of the art of region sustainable development problems and regional politics of Georgia. Defining of region sustainability aspects and social- economic factors of development

1-3

A. Prangishvili

Z. Gasitashvili

M. Kiknadze

Q1

System     formalization     of     region

development   problems,   defining   of

sustainable development criteria, grouping of criteria in a blocks. Analysis of criteria and blocks.

1-3

O. Namicheishvili

D.Verulava

 

Q2

Conceptual investigation of a system.

Defining of basic factors.

4-6

Z. Gasitashvili

M. Kiknadze

Q2

Systematization  of  region  sustainable

development tasks and  determination of the purposes and factors cha- racterizing region sustainable development

4-6

O. Namicheishvili

A. Prangishvili

D. Verulava

 

Q3

Minimization of the local goals on the

basis of mathematical model. Choosing the more important goals among the received local goals

7-9

A. Prangishvili

Z. Gasitashvili

M. Kiknadze

 

 

Q3

Expert estimation of goals interrelation

and establishing of   goals weights for developed model.

7-9

O. Namicheishvili

D. Verulava

 

 

Q4

Elaboration  of  the  region  sustainable

development  model  on  the  basis  of cognitive modeling methodology

10-12

A. Prangishvili

Z. Gasitashvili

M. Kiknadze

Q4

Choosing of regulating mechanisms for

region development on the basis of cognitive modeling. Selection of the control scenario which provide region development.

10-12

O. Namicheishvili

D. Verulava

 

Q5

Conceptual  investigation  of  existing

situation in Gori region. Defining and analysis of basic factors.

13-15

Z. Gasitashvili

M. Kiknadze

Q5

Systematization     of     Gori     region

sustainable development tasks and determination of the purposes and factors characterizing region sus- tainable development

13-15

O. Namicheishvili

A. Prangishvili

D. Verulava

Q6

Minimization of the local goals chosen

for the Gori region, on the basis of developed mathematical model. Choosing the more important goals among the received local goals. Expert estimation of goals interrelation and establishing of goals weights for developed model.

16-18

O. Namicheishvili

A. Prangishvili

Z. Gasitashvili

M. Kiknadze

 

Q6

Choosing of regulating mechanisms for Gori region development on the basis

of cognitive modeling. Selection of the control scenario which provide region development.

16-18

A. Prangishvili

Z. Gasitashvili

D. Verulava

 

Q6

Determining of territories which need

special governmental support and elaboration of appropriate criteria for assignment of this status.

16-18

O. Namicheishvili

D. Verulava

M. Kiknadze