News and Events
LAST QUARTERLY MEETING FOR 2019:
Be sure to RSVP to the last quarterly meeting for 2019. Prior to the meeting a calendar invite will be sent with additional details to include location address etc to those who have confirmed their attendance.
DISRUPTIVE CHANGE OF WORK AND TECHNOLOGY - RSVP BY 10/7:
POC: Kira Vikman
Join the Embassy of Finland and the Millennium Project at their launching event: Disruptive Change of Work and Technology. The event will be held on Thursday, October 10, 2019. The discussion will focus on the results from the three-year international study on Work/Technology 2050: Scenarios and Actions. This study identified actions by futurists and related experts in 50 countries – including members of the FFCOI. The event will focus on potential solutions to the challenges posed by disruptive changes of technology and work. To attend, register by October 7, 2019.
FUTURE PROJECTIONS FOR THE MIDDLE EAST: GAME CHANGERS 2030 AND BEYOND CONFERENCE:
POC: Doug Maris
The Mastering Strategy: Strategic Management Performance System Certification Program, offered in conjunction with The George Washington University Center for Excellence in Public Leadership (GW-CEPL) is an intensive, hands-on Continuing Professional Education Program designed for professionals who are looking to build their skill sets in the management of strategy formulation, implementation, and evaluation. The program is available in three options: boot camp, live online, and self-paced online.
TFS 3-DAY APPLIED FORESIGHT ACCELERATOR – APPLICATIONS OPEN:
POC: The Futures School
The Futures School (TFS) flagship offering, the Applied Foresight Accelerator, is a three –day, immersive, hands-on projects-based program that exists to democratize foresight across disciplines and domains. The curriculum, which showcases trademarked Natural Foresight approach has been delivered to hundreds of leaders in over 25 countries, and has been repeatedly hailed as one of the most exciting, thought-provoking, and actionable programs available. The next Applied Foresight Accelerator programs will be in Portland, OR October 21-23, 2019. Apply online or check out their website for more information
BOOK: RESPONDING TO TERRORISM IN THE GLOBAL BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT:
POC: Richard Chasdi Ph.D.
Dr. Richard Chasdi from The George Washington University discusses in his latest book complex systems analysis to analyze terrorist attacks. In his book, Dr. Chasdi scopes out how C-Class executives can use complex systems analysis techniques to prepare more effective non-kinetic “soft-line” counter-terrorism strategies in “host” countries.