Welcome to FuturePod, a podcast that celebrates the Futures and Foresight field.
The Futures and Foresight community comprises a remarkable and diverse group of individuals who span, academic, commercial and social interests. At FuturePod we seek to;
Honour and to learn from the wisdom of those who have established and developed our field;
Connect and support the practice of those who work in this space; and most importantly
Give pathways and inspiration to those who wish to join us in creating humane and better futures for ourselves and those who come after us
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Futures principles and tools have been instrumental in helping Cath build an impressive consultancy career, supporting organisations to maximize social cause and impact.
Jay has had a long career as a consultant and educator. Hear about his twin passions of promoting leadership and assisting communities build powerful visions of their desired future.
Bridgette is a skilled and experienced contributor to the Futures space and has built her career as a feminist pracademic, successfully combining both her design principles and strategic Foresight in her teaching work at Swinburne and her consulting work.
In part 2 of his interview Richard discusses the emerging futures, how he explains foresight to people and closes with his advice on how to live in a world that is on the edge of disaster.