Introducing the Philippine Center for Foresight Education and Innovation Research Northwestern University (PhilForesight)

“In a time of drastic change, it is the learners who inherit the future. The learned find themselves equipped to live in a world that no longer remains” Eric Hoffler, … Continue reading Introducing the Philippine Center for Foresight Education and Innovation Research Northwestern University (PhilForesight)

Emerging Cityscapes: The UNESCO/CEF Futures Literacy and Sustainable Cities ForumWorkshop

A storm is brewing in Asia, will Philippine cities transcend beyond the narrative of trauma and disasters? Is there an alternative future for Philippine cities or would it learn from … Continue reading Emerging Cityscapes: The UNESCO/CEF Futures Literacy and Sustainable Cities ForumWorkshop

Experiential Questioning and Gaming Research

And so we “gamed” it, played with uncertainty and had a little bit of everything! Creative and experiential questioning, futures thinking and landscape, Schwartz scenario archetypes and causal layered analysis. … Continue reading Experiential Questioning and Gaming Research

Imagination, Cultural Memory and Positive Futures

How reflective are we? Are we here to predict the future? How do we construct our future? Are we future conscious or literate? What is the real world? What will … Continue reading Imagination, Cultural Memory and Positive Futures

Strategic Approaches to the Future: Explorations in Institutional and Personal Development

Strategic Approaches to the Future: Explorations in Institutional and Personal Development, February 26-27, 2013, International House-Northwestern University, Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines Envisioning the future is something that we all … Continue reading Strategic Approaches to the Future: Explorations in Institutional and Personal Development