Join Us | Print Page | Sign In
News & Press: Foresight News

Foresight Weekly News - April 22, 2019

Monday, April 22, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Website Administrator
Share |

Creating the present by imagining the future: The power of science fiction

Rapid and non-linear as technological innovation is, any attempt to predict the future based on the observation of the present proves pointless. Read more

 

The Future of augmented reality and Blockchain technology

If there is a major blind spot in the AR space in 2019, it’s the impact that blockchain technology will eventually have on the software distributed in AR clouds. Read more

 

How megatrends lead to investment themes that lead to alpha

Thematic investing that harnesses the power of megatrends represents a next-level approach to active equity investing, and can generate viable and diverse investment opportunities that reflect the extent of constant change of today’s world. Read more

 

Scientists build a machine to see all possible futures

Researchers have implemented a prototype quantum device that can generate and analyze a quantum superposition of possible futures. Read more

 

The Toyota Foundation announced Research Grant Program 2019

“Exploring New Values for Society” supports ambitious projects that adopt a panoramic view of the world and look generations into the future. Read more

 

Singularity University acquires Uncommon Partners to design exponential futures

Uncommon Partners is helping organizations achieve behavioral transformation using tools like strategic narrative, applied neuroscience, and experimental design. Read more

 

Acquisition of futurism suggests a different model for digital-media companies

New York City-based Futurism.com, with an audience of 10 million readers, gives SU a media platform offering science-oriented news and perspective. Read more

 

Singularity University introduces GSP cohort in Denmark

Through Global Startup Program (GSP), entrepreneurs find the tools and time to focus and build solutions that can actually impact billions of people’s lives. Read more

 

Federal Foresight Community of Interest turns five

An intrepid band of foresight analysts from across the federal government met recently to continue their regular round of sharing insights and practices. Read more

 

The future of academic anthropology

The Department of Anthropology at University of Central Florida represents the future of academic anthropology. Watch the video

 

New Book

Ethically Aligned Design, 1st edition

The IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous and Intelligent Systems (The IEEE Global Initiative) has launched. Download the book