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Foresight Certificate Boot Camp Registration for 2018 now open

Published on July 7, 2017 By Andy

We are pleased to announce that registration for the 2018 UH Foresight Certificate is now open! The five-day courses will take place January 15-19 and April 30-May 4, 2018 at the Hilton hotel right on the campus of the University of Houston. We’ve been teaching the future in Houston since 1975. Peter Bishop kicked off […]

Certificate Alum Rebecca Ryan Hosts Futurist Camp

Published on July 5, 2017 By Andy

When do you do your best thinking about the future? In the shower? During your commute to work? Every summer, Rebecca Ryan hosts Futurist Camp at a lake in the woods of Wisconsin. There’s no internet, no slides. Just forward thinking people gathered to help each other apply foresight to their big, hairy challenges. Past […]

Foresight Certificate Boot Camp Registration for 2017 now open

Published on October 30, 2016 By Andy

We are pleased to announce that registration for the 2017 UH Foresight Certificate is now open. The five-day course will take place January 16-20 (and also May 1-5) at the Hilton hotel right on the campus of the University of Houston. Peter Bishop kicked off the first certificate back in 2009 and we’ve been running […]

Save the Date: 2017 Foresight Certificate “Boot Camp”

Published on July 2, 2016 By Andy

We need to confirm a few things, but almost surely these will by the 2017 dates! Tweet

The First Foresight Certificate Course of 2016 Done and Dusted

Published on February 2, 2016 By johann schutte

Our bi-annual Foresight Certificate Course was presented from January 18-22 at the Hilton, University of Houston, Texas. After two other runs in May – one local and another in Belgium – the course will have completed its eighth year. We are glad to once again have attracted attendees from countries all over the globe such […]


Published on August 14, 2014 By Andy

The UH Foresight program is very happy to announce a “bonus” fall 2014 offering of the foresight certificate course.  Space is limited for this special seminar, which  coincides with the special issue of THE FUTURIST magazine (Sept./Oct. 2014) on Futures Education.  Houston faculty, alumni and  students are featured authors in the issue: Collaborative Futures Education, […]

Jason Swanson Appointed Director of Strategic Foresight at Knowledge Works

Published on August 12, 2014 By Andy

We are so pleased to announce that recent grad Jason Swanson has been appointed the Director of Strategic Foresight at Knowledge Works in Cincinnati. Knowledge works is a “social enterprise focused on creating sustainable improvement in student readiness for college and careers.” The Senior Director of Strategic Foresight, Katherine Prince, attended the May 2013 Certificate in […]

The Latest Certificate Program

Published on May 20, 2014 By April Koury

Dr. Peter Bishop and Dr. Andy Hines just completed the 11th version of their Certificate in Strategic Foresight at the University Hilton last week.  The Certificate program is a five-day summary of the Master of Science degree in Foresight that moved to the College of Technology from the University of Houston-Clear Lake in 2005.  Founded […]

Houston Futures Certificate alums in The Futurist

Published on August 18, 2012 By Andy

Marta Keane (class of 2012) and Bob Moran (class of 201) contributed scenarios to a recent Special Report published in the Futurist: The 22nd Century at First Light: Envisioning Life in the Year 2100. Contributors were asked to share their “forecasts, scenarios, wild cards, dreams, and nightmares” on what various aspects of the world might […]

Strategic Foresight Certificate in Europe this Spring

Published on January 17, 2012 By Andy

We just finished teaching our week-long Strategic Foresight Course in Houston last week. A really great group. I’m sure you teacher/facilitators can appreciate it when you have a special group, and we had one! Now, it’s on to Europe — after the Spring Semester that begins today. We taught our first week-long Certificate course in […]