March 30, 2021
There are three key elements to the effective delivery of foresight results - context, continuity and engaging communication.
March 23, 2021
As we spend more and more time in the virtual realm, the notions of luxury and status symbols begin to manifest themselves in novel ways.
March 16, 2021
With the right tools and support networks, large organisations can easily integrate foresight into their processes.
March 9, 2021
Scenario planning is a versatile foresight tool that boosts agility and creates space for innovation. With a scenario planning process, teams can easily make scenario planning an integral part of their strategy work.
March 2, 2021
Accommodating Alphas’ needs will require an overhaul of several industries ranging from education to work, entertainment and service design.
February 16, 2021
As rapid technological and societal shifts redefine how we access information and experience reality, the future may have new implications for finding facts and making sense of them collectively.
February 8, 2021
Wild cards and science fiction are key foresight components that enrich our imagination and understanding of possible futures. By studying them, you can increase your future preparedness.
January 27, 2021
Horizon scanning is the phase of gathering future-related knowledge, which is the first stage of the larger foresight process. It is about being vigilant concerning the changes in one’s environment. The main focus in this category of Futures intelligence is on discontinuities, emerging issues, and weak signals of change.
January 19, 2021
Increasing urgency of the climate crisis, widening economic inequalities, and the Covid-19 pandemic may together push the future of capitalism towards new directions.
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.