Archive for August, 2013

More from the WFS Meeting!

August 30, 2013

One more amazing presentation from the Best of Houston session at the WSF. Sean Daken, 2012 program grad, Founder & Chief Executive Officer at RefactorU and Interim Chief Executive Officer at KULA Causes, Inc., was kind enough to share both his final forecast and executive summary on the Future of Cause Marketing. Check them out! Tweet

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Play INNOVATE 2038!

August 27, 2013

What will you be doing September 25th? Washing your hair? Walking the dog? Working with thousands to solve the problems facing humanity? The premise: How can research and innovation communities answer the big challenges of the 21st century?  What if we had 36 hours to find out? Register for the game here, and join in […]

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Introducing Framework Foresight

August 14, 2013

I’m so pleased to be able to announce that Peter Bishop and I have [finally] published an article on the Framework Foresight that explains the process we teach for carrying out a foresight project: “Framework foresight: Exploring futures the Houston way,” Futures, Available online 29 May 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.futures.2013.05.002 Alums may be wondering if “Framework Foresight” is different than […]

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Reflections on WFS 2013

August 5, 2013

What’d I Miss?!? Bob Moran (Certificate participant May ’10), a Partner at the Brunswick Group and leader of the Brunswick Group’s insights function in the Americas, posted a reflection on this year’s WFS. If you’re wondering what you might have missed, check out his insightful post: Future of Insight – Dispatch from the Futures: Thoughts on […]

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UH Community in Latest Futurist

August 1, 2013

Picked up the latest issue of The Futurist? You might recognize a few names from the UH community in the “Disappearing Futures” article.                     Authors include John Smart (Alum), Jason Siko (Alum), Jason Swanson (current student), Rob Bencini (Certificate participant May ’10), Josh Lindenger (current student), […]

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