Foresight with Impact – a response to “Future blindness”

3 Jan


Cat Tully, founder of From Over Here and School of International Futures responds to Farhad Manjoo’s NYT article on Alvin Toffler.

IATA: Shaping the Future of Aviation

5 Jun


The International Air Transport Association (IATA) invited Cat to speak on Shaping the Future of Aviation session at the 72nd Annual General Meeting in Dublin. Cat discussed the preliminary findings from the School of International Futures (SOIF) and IATA’s foresight study for the airline industry.​

Capacity Building in Foresight for Development – a Global View presented at the CEPAL Foresight Conference

4 Jun


Cat was recently invited to speak at the International Seminar: The Sustainable Development Goals and Building Futures for Latin America and the Caribbean round table as part of the CEPAL Foresight Conference held at the ECLAC headquarters Santiago, Chile.

The European Commission Research and Innovation Workshop into Strategic Foresight

10 Apr


The European Commission Directorate-General for Research and Innovation in Brussels held an introductory workshop to provide an insight into foresight.  As School of International Futures, Cat helped Prabhat Agarwal, Policy Officer at the Directorate-General and Nathalie Vercruysse, Scientific Officer at European Commission lead the training course. Twenty delegates from the department attended the workshop in […]

School of International Futures Highlights the Importance of Horizon-Scanning in Government

9 Sep


As the co-founder of the School of International Futures, Cat recently led the annual SOIF Summer Retreat at Wilton Park. In August, the Organisation’s other co-founder, Alun Rhydderch, had his article on the re-emergence of horizon-scanning in government published in The Guardian Online: ‘Horizon Scanning: Why Forward Plans are Back in Fashion’. As the co-founder […]

Over the rainbow – Antonio Missiroli discusses SOIF, Strategic Foresight and the ESPAS project

23 Oct

Reuters article on insights from the August 2012 School of International Futures at Wilton Park

24 Aug

Strategic Foresight and Crowd-sourcing

22 Aug