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Joint Meeting- Foresight in Government

The APF joins the Public Sector Foresight Network and the Federal Foresight Community of Interest in Northern Virginia, for a day-long workshop on Foresight in Government. APF Members may register at no charge.

 Export to Your Calendar 7/31/2019
When: Wednesday, July 31, 2019
8:30 AM
Where: Northern Virginia
United States

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The Public Sector Foresight Network (PSFN) led by Clem Bezold and Nancy Donovan, along with the Federal Foresight Community of Interest (FFCOI), led by Joe Moore and Eric Popiel, invite members of the Association of Professional Futurists (APF) to join them. APF Members may participate virtually.

When:
Wednesday, July 31st. 8:30 AM – 3:45 PM
The workshop will be held in two parts - from 8:30 AM to 11:45 Eastern Daylight Time (UTC -4) and from 1:00 PM to 3:45 PM.

Where:
Th
ose attending virtually: You will be provided the live streaming meeting URL closer to the meeting date. Be sure to indicate you are a virtual participant (V).

Those attending in person (who registered by July 8th): The Joint Workshop will be held in an accessible but secure location in Northern Virginia. Location information will be provided on accessing the meeting once you formally register. *No access to personal devices is permitted.* These will be locked away with access outside the meeting room. Personal devices include: personal laptops, phones, smart watches, and fitbits.

*For non-U.S. citizens*, please make sure you indicate this status as noted at the https://www.ffcoi.org registration link. You will need to provide information in advance for entry to the building and Nancy Donovan of PSFN will send you the form to be completed once you register. Without advance clearance, you will be unable to attend in person.

Registration:
APF Members may register to participate at no-charge, as virtual participants.  Virtual registration is open through Wednesday, July 24th.
Register directly at:
https://www.ffcoi.org
Look for the black and red tile at ffcoi.org


Confirmed Speakers:
Professor Jim Dator, University of Hawaii at Mānoa
“The Evolution of Collapse and Other Futures”

Nikos Kastrinos, European Commission
“Foresight, Research and Innovation”

Frank Spencer and Yvette Montero Salvatico, Kedge and The Futures School
“Lessons from the Mouse: A Global Case Study in Corporate Foresight”

Aaron Bazin, U.S. Special Operations Command
“At the Nexus of Strategy and Innovation”

Dr. James Giordano, Georgetown University Medical Center
“The Risk and Threat of Radical Leveling and Emergent Neurotechnologies in Non-Kinetic Operations”

Previous Meetings:
Previous meetings have hosted presentations from APF members such as Jake Dunagan, Institute for the Future; Peter Padbury on Policy Horizons Canada's; Mike Jackson on Shaping Tomorrow's use of AI in Environmental Scanning; Jennifer Jarratt on Horizon Scanning. Archives can be found at: 
http://www.altfutures.org/public-sector-foresight-network/