Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Studies of Science

The theme of 2014 ESOCITE/4S joint conference is “Science in context(s): Souths and Norths”, which refers to the opportunity for STS scholars to meet colleagues (and research traditions) from other parts of the world, giving rise to new dialogues and exchanges. Individual abstracts and proposals for sessions should emphasize how they will make original and […]

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5th International Multi-Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics 2014

IMCIC 2014 is an international forum for scientists and engineers, researchers and consultants, theoreticians and practitioners in the fields of Complexity, Informatics, and Cybernetics. Its Organizing Committee will consider disciplinary research articles for their possible acceptance as well as multi-, inter-, and trans-disciplinary research, studies, reflections, programs, and projects.   Besides the regular formal sessions, […]

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Indian Ocean Futures 2014

The Indian Ocean Futures Conference is an international conference presented by the Australia-Asia-Pacific Institute Indian Ocean Futures Initiative. It brings together academics, government, industry and communities to identify these changes and discuss the challenges for the future of the region and its peoples.     The Indian Ocean basin is rapidly becoming a powerhouse of […]

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Association of Professional Futurists Annual Gathering

The APF’s Annual Gathering will explore how the Maker Movement, Social Entrepreneurs, and the networked-enabled sharing economy are converging to create emergent change.     The gathering will exploit San Francisco’s rich resources in these areas with speakers and learning journeys. Participants will then gather using complexity and narrative foresight tools to discuss what these […]

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The world is changing.   Are you ready?   We are.

This Strategic Foresight program is offered as a 5-day, project-based, face-to-face workshop at the University of Huston in partnership with The Destree Institute. The university has a 35 years experiance of educating foresight professionnals and offers you the Houston University Certificate in Strategic Foresight at the end of the process. Participants learn to anticipate disruptive […]

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The Future of Urban Mobility

Efficient transportation and mobility are essential to make a city competitive and appealing. Current business models offer alternative and new mobility solutions, such as car or bicycle sharing and new leasing mobility offerings, electric vehicles, autonomous driving, talking cars, micro mobility or integrated mobility. What future impact have key global mega trends on Urban Mobility? […]

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Space Consumer Man – Soil as an Unrecognized Resource

The most underestimated resource of our planet is literally trampled underfoot: the soil. Because it is fixed in its position and cannot be increased in quantity, it is the most precious property that we have. In this issue of the “Future Lectures” by Dennis Meadows the dilemma of the soil as a resource is examined […]

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Introduction à la veille et à la démarche prospective

Next year starts with a highly interesting conference on monitoring and forecasting processes by the well-known expert on prospective and président-délégué général de Futuribles International Hugues de Jouvenel. The objectives of this event will be to demonstrate the value of monitoring and foresight approaches as an early instrument for decision-making and action, to specify the […]

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Welcome to A New World Re-Imagined Foresight & Trends in LA

The idea of the Foresight & Trend ’13 conference is to build a learning approach on current knowledge contextualized through pragmatic examples. In an exploratory experience visionary knowledge is synthesized, translated into a strategic plan for capturing future opportunities and made commercially relevant during implementation workshops. Active participation ensures adaptation and actionability making it the […]

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