Creating Foresight-Fueled Action: Katie McPherson

Originally Recorded on June 4, 2021 As a leader in climate, disaster and community resilience, Katie McPherson has spent years working to understand and promote the conditions that contribute to social and economic wellbeing, adaptation and recovery. As Vancouver’s first Chief Resilience Officer, she discovered the transformative power of strategic foresight to reframe both narratives and solutions for some of the City’s greatest challenges. Today, she sees foresight as an essential tool for resilient futures. She recently settled in Whitehorse,…

Creating Foresight-Fueled Action: Minsoo Pak

Originally recorded May 7, 2021 Minsoo has been creating breakthrough, award-winning work across all media for more than 20 years. He is well known in the industry for his talent in generating big ideas that focus on creativity, usability and measurability. At EY, Minsoo continues to challenge convention by establishing creative problem solving as the new business currency. Previously, Minsoo held top creative posts at Sparks Grove, USWeb/CKS, Studiocom, Voltage Factory, Modem Media/DIGITAS and TribalDDB. At Ogilvy, he led their interactive…

Creating Foresight-Fueled Action: Timothy Jaiyeoba

Originally recorded July 16, 2021 Timothy Jaiyeoba had his first degree in Chemical Engineering (B.Eng), three (3) Master’s degree (one in Process Engineering and two MBAs with specialism in Strategic Planning and Oil & Gas Management). He has the following professional certificates: Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Cost Professional (CCP), Strategic Management Certificate (SMC), and Certified Foresight Practitioner (CFP). He has over nineteen (19) years of experience in the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry; in January 2019, he started StrateDelta…

Creating Foresight-Fueled Action with Simone Rosati

Originally recorded August 6,2021 Simone Rosati is a charismatic and inspirational coach and consultant. His deep knowledge in complexity and personal development shined through when he attended our Foundations in Natural Foresight® (previously Applied Foresight Accelerator) for the EMEA region. Simone’s curiosities about consciousness and co-creative futures aligns with our values at TFS. We were honored to speak to him about these topics emerging in the field of foresight. In this episode of Creating Foresight-Fueled Action, Frank speaks with Simone about…

Creating Foresight-Fueled Action with Marcela Sabino

On this episode of Creating Foresight-Fueled Action, Marcela Sabino talked about her work in foresight being largely about creating or finding transdisciplinary approaches to big world problems, meshing previously siloed ideas into new approaches, innovations and inventions. She talked about her work at the Museum of the Future in Brazil, and how they made prototypes of the future around healthcare, food production, climate change, work, synthetic biology, AI, VR and so much more. She tied this to the practice of…

Conversation with Peachie Dioquino-Valera

We gathered the Global Foresight Advisory Council and a few alumni to participate in an inspirational discussion with Peachie Dioquino-Valera joining us from the Philippines. Topics included Peachie’s involvement with Climate Works, her focus on inspiring youth to have agency in their futures, the importance of decolonizing the future and regenerative futures, and the power of integrating empathy into futures work.

Spirituality in Foresight

This webcast was originally recorded on August 20, 2021. Foresight can be considered as a mental technology that expands the user’s perspective across time and space. If employed well, foresight can make us more empathetic, more mindful, and more aware. In short, it can open us to new opportunities and empower us to make better decisions in the present. Creating the future is a spiritual practice. Foresight fosters an awareness of the interconnections between all things across time and space.…

Creating Foresight-Fueled Action: Tamarah Usher

On this episode of Creating Foresight-Fueled Action, Yvette Montero Salvatico speaks with Director of Slalom Strategy [S2] and TFS Alumna, Tamarah Usher to discuss a variety of topics around how to make foresight stick for yourself and in an organization.

Creating Foresight-Fueled Action: The Future of Innovation and Design Panel

Zan Chandler, Craig Mellott, and Adam Wilson discussed using design for racial and social equality as well as the convergence of design and foresight practices. Since design is about creating and influencing the future, the panel was in agreeance that design is also a great avenue through which we can democratize the future!