Apr
25
2019

Welcome to FuturePod, a podcast that celebrates the Futures and Foresight field.
The Futures and Foresight community comprises a remarkable and diverse group of individuals who span, academic, commercial and social interests. At FuturePod we seek to;

Honour and to learn from the wisdom of those who have established and developed our field;

Connect and support the practice of those who work in this space; and most importantly

Give pathways and inspiration to those who wish to join us in creating humane and better futures for ourselves and those who come after us.

To listen click here https://www.futurepod.org/podcast/2018/10/21/episode-1

Apr
25
2019

The Further Reaches of Adult Development – Robert Kegan

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BoasM4cCHBc

Apr
05
2018

We need to listen to our future citizens

aeon.co

Society is indeed a contract… a partnership not only between those who are living, but between those who are living, those who are dead, and those who are to be born.

 

Jan
24
2018
Opportunity for Reflection

Dec
04
2017

What Tech World Did You Grow Up In!

https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2017/entertainment/tech-generations/?utm_term=.5c69cb3dd3cf

Dec
03
2017

Understanding Change

A quote from Professor Richard Slaughter, ” The entire external world is constantly held together by interior structures of meaning and value”. From an integral or holistic perspective this helps us understand when when introducing a change that by making new rules or creating new structures to change behaviour is not always enough. We need…

Feb
16
2016

Bitcoin and the future

People often discount the future because they think the future is unknowable. You cannot learn things you do not know. But that is a fallacy. The future is knowable in exactly the same way as next week’s appointment in your calendar or next week’s weather forecast. They can be known as a set of possibilities,…

Jul
17
2015

Conscious Reflection

Conscious Reflection Simon Dehne, APF Emerging Fellow In the movie “Lucy’, the character is exposed to a new synthetic drug, that over the course of 24 hours allows her to access a 100% of her brain’s capacity (Wikipedia 2014). This intrigued me, because in some ways this was similar to a pathway that I had…

Jun
04
2015

Why new housing estates and whole towns will go off grid : Renew Economy

Source: Why new housing estates and whole towns will go off grid : Renew Economy

Feb
04
2015

Five reasons why we should all learn how to do nothing

The idea that “doing nothing” is a skill to be learned might seem bewildering at first. Surely it’s just a question of stopping doing anything else? Yet that’s far easier said than done. It’s long been recognised – by everyone from the Buddha to John Keats – that “doing” can be a kind of compulsion,…

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