January 12, 2021
Scenarios assist in identifying and exploring alternative futures. During scenario building, information about different versions of the future, the present and its change drivers are produced, analysed and built into foresight insights.
January 5, 2021
Megatrends, trends and change drivers are the staple of any foresight work. Analysing them is the key to understanding future developments.
December 8, 2020
Will digital detox become mainstream to safeguard our mental health?
December 8, 2020
Futures intelligence is future-related knowledge that can inform your decision-making, planning, strategy and innovation processes about the coming changes, challenges and opportunities.
December 1, 2020
With versatile use cases, foresight tools can help organisations figure out what the US election outcome means for their operational environment and what they can do to prepare.
November 24, 2020
How data transparency and cybersecurity can help to achieve a competitive edge.
November 18, 2020
Ranging from COVID-19 to global trade, climate policies and societal structures, the election outcome will influence the future operational landscapes in many industries.
October 27, 2020
What are the events that may influence the extrapolated cybersecurity spending trend in the future? We know that spending will increase – but how much?
October 20, 2020
“Right to repair” initiative and material revolutions could radically reshape the design of electronic products.
October 13, 2020
Dr. Tuomo Kuosa goes into detail about how Futures Platform's futurists differentiate a trend from a hype.
September 30, 2020
Distinguishing between the two can be crucial to organisations’ survival.
September 29, 2020
Is the future of design and advertising genderless?
September 16, 2020
Neither disruption nor innovation rarely ever comes from within one’s own industry. While monitoring changes in one’s own industry may help them stay afloat, the organisations that lead the change are those who keep a cross-industry pulse on emerging weak signals.
September 15, 2020
With public institutions operating in increasingly challenging contexts, being future-fit in today’s environment requires an increasing amount of resources.
August 20, 2020
Are personalised food prescriptions becoming a healthy reality of the future?
August 12, 2020
With the speed of changes the world is facing today, there is a growing urgency for governments to invest in a collaborative, systematic approach to prepare for the future.
August 6, 2020
This guideline will provide you some ideas on how you can introduce strategic foresight in classrooms or in strategic planning for educational institutions.
July 30, 2020
How can education anticipate and adapt to the needs of a constantly changing, increasingly unpredictable world?
July 14, 2020
The rise of China, the unrests in the US and the low price of oil may all contribute towards significant geopolitical changes in Eurasia.
June 22, 2020
Imagine that you can buy designer clothes as cheap as £15 per item. But on one condition, they are for social media only.