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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 […]

Looking back on Joyce Gioia’s visit

Looking back on Joyce Gioia’s visit

“Social entrepreneurs are society’s best hope for the future” – Road warrior and international futurist Joyce Gioia The Dutch Future Society is part of a global network of futurists. On Friday April 7th, DFS has invited world class futurist speaker and treasurer to the Association of Professional Futurists (APF) Joyce […]

The Futures School Spotlight: Discovering the Future of Talent

The Futures School Spotlight: Discovering the Future of Talent

Talent development strategies are crumbling under the weight of Industrial Age processes. If we stubbornly stick to these processes, our organisations will be fighting to survive as top talent and innovative thinkers flock to our competitors.  To succeed, we need to investigate how the employee lifecycle will evolve in the uncertain environment […]

Joyce Gioia – Celebrity Futurist

Joyce Gioia – Celebrity Futurist

What if you could learn the best-kept secrets of a world class speaker and author, without leaving Amsterdam? Celebrity Futurist Joyce Gioia is coming to Amsterdam and we will have an exclusive meeting on Friday the 7th of April. Our featured speaker travels the world, speaking and consulting. Our own Peter […]

Unlikely Allies: The Future of Our City

Unlikely Allies: The Future of Our City

Co-creating tomorrow’s cities is one of the goals of Impact Hub, a global organization for entrepreneurs who seek to balance social, economic and environmental sustainability. Impact Hub Amsterdam recently moved to the Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen (KIT) and welcomes DFS Members for inspiring talks, debates, workshops and speed dates. […]

Boeklancering Hello Quintastics!

Boeklancering Hello Quintastics!

In 50-plusmarketing worden vijftigers op één hoop gegooid met zestig-, zeventig- en tachtigjarigen. Terwijl vijftigers nog lang niet klaar zijn voor een rollator, sta-op stoel of gehoorapparaat. Om de kloof te dichten tussen het huidige beeld van vijftigers in marcom en de realiteit, besloot MARE een deepdive te nemen in […]

Themes for 2017

Themes for 2017

We – the Dutch Future Society, you! – are ready to take an important step. Over the last couple of years we have built and strengthened connections amongst ourselves. We met online and at inspiring events to exchange ideas that help us to get a better grip on the future. […]