Minc/Talks: Inclusive Futures – A Vision for 2030 with Cornelia Daheim

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On Septembre 12th, 2016 Cornelia Daheim will talk at MINC, a hub for startups and entrepreneurs in Southern Sweden about  the vision of and current steps towards creating an inclusive society – a society that is more open to all in all fields of live, from work to mobility to leisure. Backed by a UN resolution from 2006 – the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities – this vision has gained traction in its realization concerning e.g. inclusion of people with disabilities or the LBGT community. Click here for further informations about MINC and the registration for the event.

Dr. Andy Hines about „Emerging Practices in Foresight and Their Use in STI Policy”

Bildschirmfoto 2016-08-28 um 20.22.06The well-known futurist and Program Coordinator at the University of Houston’s Graduate Program in Foresight, Dr. Andy Hines, reviews on his website Hinesight the paper “Emerging Practices in Foresight and Their Use in STI Policy” from Cornelia Daheim and Sven Hirsch. After his opinion the four identified clusters of modern foresight methods are an excellent set of clues on where the future priorities should lie in practice and teaching. Click here for the article and ask here for the full paper.

Finland Futures Research Centre appoints Cornelia Daheim

Bildschirmfoto 2016-05-23 um 16.51.19The Finland Futures Research Centre (FFRC) in Turku invites Cornelia Daheim, Principal of Future Impacts Consulting and Vice-President of the Foresight Europe Network (FEN), to participate in the Scientific Board of the next “Futures Conference”. The futures conferences are an international forum for topical issues. The next conference is focusing on the the complexity of the future world. It will be organised on 12–13 June 2017 in Turku, Finland. The call for papers is available, apply here! Find further informations about the conference and registration here.

Insights of Future Agenda are published

Bildschirmfoto 2016-03-03 um 11.45.17Future Agenda, the world’s largest open foresight initiative, has published the key insights. Future Agenda explores the key issues facing society over the next decade. 120 workshops held in 45 locations around the world have generated these insights. Building on expert perspectives on 24 different subjects, addressing everything from the future of work to the future of health, the big issues and emerging challenges for the next decade are debated and, through the use of workshops and associated events, CEOs and mayors connect with academics and students. Cornelia Daheim is honored to have been part of this and support this great open foresight project. All insights are published now, free for all to use with customizable downloads, on the Future Agenda website.