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Dutch Future Society plays The future game

Dutch Future Society plays The future game

More than thirty futurists, strategy experts and trend analysts gathered in Kasteel Groeneveld, Baarn, to play The Future Game with Future IQ. This board game is about regional development in a fictional rural area. In the game, you and your team make policy decisions up until 2030. Every decision will […]

Short impression of the search for ‘Unknown Unknowns’

Last week we were invited to join STT on their search for ‘unknown unknowns’. Freija wrote a short impression on the event: In future studies one of the ultimate results is becoming aware of things that were previously unknown to most people. Especially in horizon scans, like the current STT project […]

LaFutura 2013 in Amsterdam

LaFutura 2013 in Amsterdam

NOW NEW NEXT On November 11th 2013 researchers, innovators and creators will gather in Amsterdam for the co-working unconference LaFutura. The goal of this meeting is to map the business of trend research and future insights in order to create a framework for this new industry. The theme of this […]

(Minisymposium) How science can support decision making under uncertainty?

(Minisymposium) How science can support decision making under uncertainty?

Universiteit Twente,  Universiteit Utrecht en Deltares nodigen u graag uit voor het minisymposium ‘Adaptive Delta Management: How science can support decision making under uncentainty’ op donderdag 20 juni. Het minisymposium, onder voorzitterschap van prof. Cees Veerman,  gaat vooraf aan de promotie van Marjolijn Haasnoot. The future is uncertain. Still, we […]

Play The Future Game with us!

Play The Future Game with us!

Future IQ provides us with the wonderful opportunity to play The Future Game. It is an experiential learning game, played in a hypthetical region in the future. It adds the gaming dimension to scenario planning. Would you like to learn more about The Future Game? Play it in real life? […]

Come search with us for ‘unknown unknowns’ (with STT)!

STT is working on a new Horizonscan: “An important major periodic activity, is the STT Horizonscan (presently Horizonscan 2050). Horizonscanning is meta foresight. It is a broad (cross domains) systematic meta-analysis of potential threats, opportunities, seeds of change and likely future developments, including those at the margins of current thinking and […]

Impression Kick off meeting 26th april, 2013

Impression Kick off meeting 26th april, 2013

We were thrilled to see so many enthousiasts at out kick-off meeting on April 26th. Thank you all for sharing your knowledge and inspiration with us. Read our short impression of the meeting: 20130426 DFS Kick off impression View Silke’s presentation: 20130426 Presentatie Silke DFS v1 Big thanks to all of you, […]

Kick off meeting 26 April 2013 – 14.00 -16.30 The Hague

Kick off meeting 26 April 2013 – 14.00 -16.30 The Hague

The Dutch Future Society is the initiative of Susan van ‘t Klooster, Silke de Wilde, Freija van Duijne, Tessa Cramer, Tom Verheijen and Patrick van der Duin. The ambition of the Dutch Future Society is to create a community of professional futurists, trendwatchers, foresight specialists, strategists and others who are […]