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Tools for Hope: APF London Professional Development Seminar

Tools for Hope: APF London Professional Development Seminar

An all day workshop on using futures methods to create change Pessimism of the intellect, optimism of the will, said the Italian radical Gramsci in a famous phrase. It is easy to overdose on the pessimism as we look at the overlapping crises that threaten to engulf us. But if […]

Looking back on Your Brain 2030: reflecting on brains, technology and the human condition

Looking back on Your Brain 2030: reflecting on brains, technology and the human condition

Want to look back some more? There’s pictures, visual notes and a vlog! Unusual places often bring something new. That was why the Dutch Future Society cooperated with Supperclub, a club in the oldest theater of Amsterdam, for the annual event – this year on the future of our brains. […]

Nederlandse futurologen zien de toekomst van hersenen en technologie in 2030

Nederlandse futurologen zien de toekomst van hersenen en technologie in 2030

Op dinsdag 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 produktontwikkelaars. Deze creatieve dwarsdenkers gaan met elkaar in gesprek over de nieuwste technologische ontwikkelingen en perspectieven op […]

Tools for Hope: APF London Professional Development Seminar

Tools for Hope: APF London Professional Development Seminar

An all day workshop on using futures methods to create change Pessimism of the intellect, optimism of the will, said the Italian radical Gramsci in a famous phrase. It is easy to overdose on the pessimism as we look at the overlapping crises that threaten to engulf us. But if […]

Your Brain in 2030 Keynote: Hannes Wiedemann

Your Brain in 2030 Keynote: Hannes Wiedemann

Human enhancement and DIY. Not two concepts that many of us would combine. Hannes Wiedemann, a Berlin-based artist and photographer, studied a fringe community that does just that: DIY cyborgs hack their own bodies. For fun. We are happy to announce that Hannes Wiedemann will be joining our Annual DFS […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

Toasting to the New Year and SFOTY 2016 & 2017!

Toasting to the New Year and SFOTY 2016 & 2017!

On Tuesday January 10th, the Dutch Future Society celebrated 2017 at Futureconsult. With 30 futurists in the house, we all enjoyed catching up and meeting some new faces. Ellen Willemse (Stichting Toekomstbeeld der Techniek) taught us how to create our own science fiction stories and Jan Nekkers (Futureconsult) announced the SFOTY of 2016 (Superforecaster […]