Archive for March, 2011

Personal Futures: Using Foresight Tools to Plan Your Future

March 24, 2011

Last night’s Seminar class was on Personal Futures – essentially how to use futures studies to plan your life. Our guest was UH Futures Graduate Verne Wheelright who’s been doing the heavy lifting in this space for the last decade from Personal Futures Network. He came out with a terrific book on the subject last […]

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Futures Family Reunion

March 23, 2011

Current students, alums, and professors of the Futures Studies program at the University of Houston are planning a weekend of merriment, mirth, and a little methodology in the Bayou City beginning Friday April 15 through brunch on Sunday the 17th.  Please contact Darrell Holmes by April 12th.  See our event schedule below: Friday, April 15 Drinks […]

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Futures Studies

March 16, 2011

Futures Studies is a multi-disciplinary study of change and its implications in the context of the future. It synthesizes insights from a wide variety of fields including economics, engineering, sociology, politics, systems theory, creativity and community building. As a multidisciplinary field, futurists tend to build domains or areas of expertise. Futurists do not predict the […]

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