Foresight Weekly News – July 5, 2020
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Car manuals of the future will be on mobile
Emerging technologies such as AI and augmented reality are key to adding new car manuals capabilities. Read more
Is the future of travel underwater?
Underwater tourism is opening the ocean up to travelers, offering them the chance to see the marine world that covers 70% of our planet. Read more
Planting the seeds of technology for the future Space Force
The Space Vehicles Directorate, based at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico, works to “keep the pipeline full” and mature the technologies that might be needed in the future. Read more
9 top VCs discuss the future of New York startups
New York City was an initial U.S. hot spot for the COVID-19 pandemic, and it’s also one of the most expensive cities in the world — so you might think startups would be anxious to leave. Read more
Why AI is the future of remote security monitoring
Real-time analysis of remote video feeds is rapidly improving thanks to AI, increasing the accuracy of remote equipment and facility monitoring. Read more
Freedom West Homes, a 48-year old co-operative in San Francisco’s Fillmore District, approached Institute for the Future about working with them to help craft a vision for their future. Learn more
How smart city planning could slow future pandemics
The COVID-19 crisis is an opportunity to rethink how cities are designed—and make them better equipped to stop disease from spreading. Read more
Strategizing innovation during a world-wide pandemic
APF member, Mattia Vettorello highlights the role of futures thinking in supporting organizations with innovative thinking and effective decision making in uncertain times through his recent blog post. Learn more
What the future of commercial office space will look like
Top executives from three of the most successful commercial real estate firms spoke recently about what the office of the future will look like here and across the nation during and post-pandemic. Read more
What does the future of work look like post-Coronavirus?
According to a survey from Robert Half, 77% of workers report working-from-home these days. Read more
Future thinkers and the best futurist podcasts to listen to
A number of podcasts created by futurists including APF member, Mark Sackler are listed on this page. Find them here.