Vision

Vision most often refers to visual perception, but may refer to vision (spirituality) (i.e., inspirational experiences or perceptions believed to come from a deity or other supernatural source) or hallucinations.

In business, a vision refers to the superordinate objective or goal of an organization or enterprise. The development and communication of a vision statement is a key aspect of adopting a systematic approach to strategic management. It may also refer to:

Buildings

* Vision Brisbane, a proposed tower of 80 floors
* The Vision Tower, a tower in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Music

* "Visions (Atreyu album)", an album by the American metalcore band Atreyu
* "Visions (Stratovarius album)", an album by the Finnish power-metal band Stratovarius
* "Visions (Paul Field album)", an album by Paul Field
* "Visions (Richard Stlotzman album)", a 1995 album by Richard Stoltzman
* "Visions (Sun Ra album)", a 1978 album by Sun Ra and Walt Dickerson
* "Visions (song)", b-side to Eagles' single One of These Nights (song)

Comics & Art

* Vision (Timely Comics), a 1940s comic book character
* Vision (Marvel Comics), a Marvel comics superhero, member of the superhero team, the Avengers
* an expansion to the Magic: The Gathering collectible card game

Technology

* Vision (IRC), an IRC client
* VisiOn, an early GUI system for the IBM PC from VisiCorp
* Vision, a software program produced by Deltek designed for architect/engineer firms

Companies

* Visions, a website development firm in Norwich
* Vision Industries, an American supercar manufacturer
* Vision Skateboards, a pro skateboard company
*Vision Australia a not for profit charity organization.
*Vision, a non-profit, non-partisan policy think tank based in Rome, Italy.
*Vision Street Wear, an american footwear company.

Various

* Visions, a brand of pyroceramic cookware related to CorningWare
* BT Vision is a digital terrestrial television service provided in the United Kingdom
* VisionTV, a Canadian cable television specialty channel
* Visions, a Chicago area science fiction convention.
* Vision (nightclub), a nightclub in Chicago.
* Goal (management) or vision, a euphemism for planning in commerce and in sport
* Vision statement, a corporate long-term goal
* Vision Zero, a save road transport strategy

ee also

* "Visions Federal Credit Union", a bank
* Vision for Space Exploration, a space exploration program.
* AAA Vision, a home-built aircraft design by American Affordable Aircraft
* A.D. Vision, an American multimedia entertainment company
* Computer vision, a field of artificial intelligence
* MSMS Vision, a student newspaper
* NEP Visions, an independent outside broadcast facilityClarifyme|date=March 2008 company in the UK
* New Vision, one of two main national newspapers in Uganda.
* World Vision, an Christian relief and development organization
* York Vision, a student newspaper based at the University of York, England


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  • Vision — Vi sion, n. [OE. visioun, F. vision, fr. L. visio, from videre, visum, to see: akin to Gr. ? to see, ? I know, and E. wit. See {Wit}, v., and cf. {Advice}, {Clairvoyant}, {Envy}, {Evident}, {Provide}, {Revise}, {Survey}, {View}, {Visage}, {Visit} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vision On — was a British children s television programme, shown on BBC1 from 1964 to 1977 specifically for deaf children. It was conceived by BBC Producers Ursula Eason and developed by Patrick Dowling to replace a monthly series For The Deaf , a programme… …   Wikipedia

  • Vision — (lat. visio, „Anblick, Erscheinung“) steht für: Vision (Religion), eine religiöse Erscheinung Vision (Thomas Mann), ein Text von Thomas Mann den Spielfilm Vision – Aus dem Leben der Hildegard von Bingen (2009) im weiteren Sinn für eine… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vision 21 — (Cyfle Cymru)is a charity based in Cardiff, Wales, that helps people with learning disabilities so that they can look for careers in the future. Vision 21 has been running for over 20 years and has helped both adults and children to achieve… …   Wikipedia

  • Vision — Vi sion, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Visioned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Visioning}.] To see in a vision; to dream. [1913 Webster] For them no visioned terrors daunt, Their nights no fancied specters haunt. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • VisiOn — VisiCorp s VisiOn was a short lived but influential graphical user interface based operating environment program for IBM PC compatible personal computers running early versions of MS DOS. Although VisiOn was never popular (as it had steep minimum …   Wikipedia

  • VISION — s. f. T. de Physiq. Action de voir. Les philosophes ont beaucoup disputé pour savoir de quelle manière et en quelle partie de l oeil se fait la vision. Le phénomène de la vision. Le mécanisme, la théorie de la vision. Vision directe, réfléchie,… …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • VISION — n. f. T. didactique Action de voir. Le mécanisme, la théorie de la vision. Vision directe, réfléchie, réfractée. En termes de Théologie, Vision béatifique, vision intuitive, Celle par laquelle les élus voient Dieu. En termes de Philosophie,… …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • VisiOn — Visi On war eine grafische Benutzeroberfläche der Firma VisiCorp für MS DOS. Visi On wurde auf der Comdex 1982 erstmals öffentlich vorgeführt. Die erste offizielle Version, die für MS DOS 2.0 entwickelt worden war, wurde im Dezember 1983… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • vision — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from Latin vision , visio, from vidēre to see more at wit Date: 14th century 1. a. something seen in a dream, trance, or ecstasy; especially a supernatural appearance that conveys a revelation …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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