The authors propose a new creative concept of “metaengineering”
as a dynamic engineering approach that is
effective for breakthrough innovation.
A science and technology driven country is expected to play a
leading role in addressing increasingly more diversified global
issues and in solving them with maintaining harmony of
sustainable growth of human society and preservation of
environment in recent years. A key for performing such a role
lies in innovation by continual orchestration of global issues,
science and technology, and new social value.
Addressing merely emerging issues with science and
technology is insufficient for realizing breakthrough innovation.
The proposal maintains that the spiral process is a key driving
force for innovation and solution of challenges that future
societies are faced with. The processes include “mining
invisible and potential/latent issues from bird