Archive for January, 2016

Alum Laura Schlehuber joins Kalypso Innovation Consulting Firm 

January 28, 2016

Laura is now manager in the Foresight practice at Kalypso where she identifies strategic opportunities by using trends, forecasts and scenarios. Her role is to turn the STEEP categories (societal, technological, environmental, economic and political) into quantifiable data for clients in order to identify priorities, drive investment and discover innovation opportunities. Previously, Laura worked in the People Advisory Services group at […]

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Houston Foresight Fall 2015 Newsletter & Spring Gathering Save-the-Date

January 14, 2016

The College of Technology puts together a nice-looking newsletter of what its various programs are up to each semester. Here is the link to the FORESIGHT_Fall Newsletter_Magazine. It’s a great way to catch up quickly on the highlights from the Fall. One item not in the newsletter that’s important to note is that we’ve set […]

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Science Fiction Futures Workshop

January 13, 2016

Our foresight friends at the Marine Corps are hosting a Science Fiction Futures Workshop in Quantico on February 3rd 2016. They are looking for participants who  help them out in the workshop: “You will be challenged to apply your creativity to develop the narrative foundation for a series of short stories that will be used to […]

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Foresight Students Prep High Schoolers for Debate

January 7, 2016

A team of Houston Foresight students joined Andy to spend a Saturday working with high school students on November 21st. They participated in the Houston ISD (Independent School District) Debate Initiative program, which is coordinated by alum Mark Niles. Andy and a student team consisted of Jason Crabtree, Maria Romero, Johann Schutte, and Will Williamson […]

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Futurist Christian Crews Joins Kalypso to Lead Global Foresight Practice

January 6, 2016

Below is a press release announcing the new position of alum Christian Crews. BEACHWOOD, Ohio–(Business Wire)–Internationally recognized futurist Christian Crews has joined innovation consulting firm Kalypso to lead the growth of its global Foresight practice. The people of Kalypso combine unparalleled expertise in innovation with a depth of experience in the consumer goods, healthcare, high […]

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