Reimagining Life in the Cloud

 By Frank SpencerMany are wondering what is in store for humanity after The Great Pause. Beyond asking “When?” Or “How?”, a better question may be, “Where will our futures take place?” Only a few short years after the Internet humbly changed the world as we knew it in...

Webcast: Futurist Radha Mistry

In this conversation with Kedge Principal Frank Spencer, Futurist Radha Mistry shares her ideas about the evolution of human development in virtual worlds. Topics covered include the future of the digital landscape, adopting new metaphors for online embodiment, and...

The 3 Environments of Foresight

 An excerpt from The Guide to Natural® Foresight Framework:Horizon scanning is conducted across all three environments of foresight — Macro, Meta, and Micro.The Macro, or External EnvironmentForesight efforts begin in this broad environment, where drivers of change...

Scanning = Lifeblood

 An excerpt from The Guide to Natural® Foresight Framework:Environmental scanning is the lifeblood of Strategic Foresight. It provides the qualitative and quantitative data points that inform maps of possible futures from which decisions and strategies will be...

Eric Schurr – The Language of Foresight

The Business Imperative: What’s the Bigger Picture?My accidental journey to becoming a foresight professional started with a business need and a fortuitous visit to a futurist conference.In 2014 I was asked to step out of the day-to-day of the business I helped launch...