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Persbericht Your Brain in 2030

Persbericht Your Brain in 2030

  Nederlandse futurologengemeenschap ziet de toekomst van hersenen en technologie in 2030 Op 5 september 2017 houdt de Dutch Future Society haar jaarlijkse bijeenkomst met als thema Your brain in 2030. Trendwatchers, futurologen, toekomstverkenners en strategen laten zich inspireren door wetenschappers, filosofen, kunstenaars en productontwikkelaars. Deze creatieve dwarsdenkers gaan met […]

Keynote for Your Brain in 2030: Jason Farquhar

Keynote for Your Brain in 2030: Jason Farquhar

Having announced Laurens Landeweerd a few weeks ago, it is now our pleasure to introduce another speaker for Your Brain in 2030. During our annual event, Jason Farquhar will talk about brain computer interfaces now and in the future. Dr. Jason Farquhar has a background in computer science and engineering. He […]

Laurens Landeweerd confirmed as keynote for “Your Brain in 2030”!

Laurens Landeweerd confirmed as keynote for “Your Brain in 2030”!

Tickets are available here! After the gene-centrist worldview of the early 2000s, emerging research in the neurosciences now carries along a neurocentrist worldview: we are our brain. Our identities are nothing more than the software running on the hardware of our neurowired brains. Still, many neuroscientists agree that neuroscientific research […]

Trendconnection: platform for trendmatching

Trendconnection: platform for trendmatching

There is a growing demand for trend information from companies in different fields and sizes and government on all levels. There is also a growing number of future-professionals, but supply and demand can not always find each other. TrendConnection aims to be a platform where future-professionals can showcase their trend […]

Call for DFS Members: help us develop DFS further

Call for DFS Members: help us develop DFS further

Who can help us build new partnerships? It is time for the Dutch Future Society to grow into the next phase. And with your help we can! Over the past years al DFS activities are financed by member donations and sponsoring from organizations that are part of the field of […]

Call for Entries: Future Food Design Awards

Call for Entries: Future Food Design Awards

Design for the future of food to be awarded prize during Dutch Design Week This year the first Future Food Design Awards will be presented at the 2017 Dutch Design Week. The award is the foremost international prize intended to encourage and highlight innovative and disruptive designs for sustainable future […]

Robotics at TU Delft Research Exhibition

Robotics at TU Delft Research Exhibition

RoboValley invites you to the largest science expo of the Netherlands: the TU Delft Research Exhibition, which will be held on 6, 7 and 8 June. During the exhibition, several projects from TU Delft Robotics Institute researchers will be on display. Amongst those projects are: Guido de Croon shows MAVLab’s research […]

DFS: Local chapter of the Association of Professional Futurists

DFS: Local chapter of the Association of Professional Futurists

Now: APF membership 50% discount for DFS members DFS is the first local chapter of the Association of Professional Futurists (APF). The benefits of this collaboration are mainly in expanding our network. Links with international futurists visiting the Netherlands enables DFS to organize meetings to exchange insights, ideas and learn […]

BIS Publishers presenteert: De (on)zin van toekomstdenken

BIS Publishers presenteert: De (on)zin van toekomstdenken

Afbeelding door Daniel Emma Is de toekomst ongrijpbaar of te onderzoeken? In gesprek over futurisme, trends en onderzoek. Het vakgebied van trend- en toekomstonderzoek is veelal omgeven door stereotype beelden van goeroes die claimen te kunnen voorspellen wat komen gaat. Maar klopt dat beeld wel? En hoe kun je iets […]

Congres ‘Aan de slag met Collectieve Intelligentie’

Congres ‘Aan de slag met Collectieve Intelligentie’

Sentia stelt een gratis ticket beschikbaar voor de eerste drie DFS Members die zich aanmelden! Zie onderaan voor meer. Collectieve Intelligentie staat steeds meer in de belangstelling. Door ontwikkelingen in de technologie maar ook door andere manieren van (decentraal) organiseren. Hierdoor kunnen onze organisaties en netwerken en onze samenleving steeds slimmer […]