Future Infinite Conference

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Future Infinite Conference

When11-13 June, 2014

Where:  Helsinki

WebThe aim of the conference is to discuss about the global challenges

17th Foresight Conference: “The Integration Conference”

When7-9 February, 2014

Where: Silicon Valley

WebOver 20 speakers will present their research and vision

Foresight and Innovation: How Companies are Coping with the Future

A concise guide for readers that are interested in their personal or their organization’s future. Written by Finnish futurist Elina Hiltunen,the book introduces various ideas in relation to how organizations could be better prepared for the future.

Project Anticipation

The Project Anticipation website is online. The field of anticipation studies all phenomena in both the human and natural world in which potential futures are in some way considered, and have an effect, in the present. Project Anticipation is the website of the UNESCO Chair in Anticipatory Systems awarded to Roberto Poli, University of Trento. Formally speaking, the activities of the chair will begin January 1, 2014.

Department of Futures Studies

Starting from August 2013, Finland Futures Research Centre will be a Department at the Turku School of Economics, University of Turku. Futures Studies will be a Major Subject at the TSE and will consist of already established international Master’s Degree Programme in Futures Studies and a new line of postgraduate PhD studies.

Paulo Soeiro de Carvalho shares a short movie about how you can explore, imagine, design and act on the Future(s) and the way you can relate that with Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship. It was made as teaser for the post graduation “Foresight, Strategy and Innovation”. Gives you a sense of the experiences that you can take during this journey.

A piece of poetry about tomorrow

Welcome new members

Janet Mall | USA

Progoreanu Doru | Romania

Kwang Yong, Eric Jung |Korea

Siddharth Asthana | India

Franco Cortese | Canada

Peter De Smedt | Belgium