Interview with Dr Paul O’Neill, Artistic Director at PUBLICS by Majken Overgaard & Nicklas Larsen

Dr Paul O’Neill, Artistic Director at PUBLICS

What happens when audiences become a part of the curatorial process, and how can curatorial power be dissolved in the future? To find answers to these questions, we look to PUBLICS, a Helsinki-based curatorial agency punching above its weight. …

Interview with Irini Papadimitriou, Creative Director, FutureEverything by Majken Overgaard & Nicklas Larsen

Irini Papadimitriou, Creative Director, FutureEverything. Photo: Richard Tymon.

Irini Papadimitriou has made a career as a leading curator and cultural creator with vast expertise across museums, art juries, and festivals like Ars Electronica. She draws on interdisciplinary and critical discourse to explore the impact of technology in society and culture, as well as the role of art in…

APPLIED FUTURISM

Futurist Nicklas Larsen explores how the future can be a source for hope, social innovation, and sustainable development together with pioneers in the field.

Q&A with Dr Loes Damhof, UNESCO Chair in Futures Literacy in Higher Education at Hanze University of Applied Sciences (HUAS), The Netherlands.

Photo: Overzicht interviews

Our educational system tends to be stuck in ways of teaching from the industrial era that do not prepare students adequately for a rapidly evolving world. While there are promising signs across the world of futures thinking being included in curricula, academia has yet to widely recognise the value of…

Photo: Lesbians Who Tech conference, SF, 2019

APPLIED FUTURISM

Futurist Nicklas Larsen explores how the future can be a source for hope, social innovation, and sustainable development together with pioneers in the field.

This time, Q&A with Jason Tester, research affiliate at the 1968 RAND spinoff Institute for the Future, based in Palo Alto, a board member of the US National LGBTQ Task Force and the initiator of queerthefuture.org:

SCENARIO Magazine’s Nicklas Larsen in conversation with Kwamou Eva Feukeu & Geci Karuri-Sebina

APPLIED FUTURISM

Futurist Nicklas Larsen explores how the future can be a source for hope, social innovation, and sustainable development together with pioneers in the field.

Q&A with Kwamou Eva Feukeu PhD fellow, anticipation specialist and Futures Literacy Officer at UNESCO, and Dr Geci Karuri-Sebina of the Universities of Cape Town and Witwatersrand in South Africa and SingularityU, and a Director of the Southern Africa Node of the Millennium Project.

APPLIED FUTURISM

Futurist Nicklas Larsen explores how the future can be a source for hope, social innovation, and sustainable development together with pioneers in the field.

Q&A with Climate Activist, Marc Buckley.

As one of the first to be trained by Al Gore as a Climate Speaker in 2006, Marc is a forerunner in climate activism. Today, Marc is a high-profile United Nations advocate for the Sustainable Development Goals, an expert for the World Economic Forum’s Innovation & Agriculture and Food &…

SPACE10 in Copenhagen’s Meatpacking District

APPLIED FUTURISM

Futurist Nicklas Larsen explores how the future can be used as a source of hope, social innovation, and sustainable development together with pioneers in the field.

Q&A with Kaave Pour, CEO of SPACE10, about new solutions that will enable IKEA to live up to its original promise of creating a better everyday life for the many.

SPACE10 is a research and design lab on a mission to create a better everyday life for people and the planet. The award-winning company is supported by and entirely dedicated to IKEA by working to bring about new perspectives and design new solutions that will enable IKEA to live up…

This is a summary of Nicklas from the Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies’ opening talk at ‘Museums Facing Extinction’ Conference on November 16th 2020.

Nicklas, Senior Advisor and Head of Initiatives at the Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies, opened the Museums Facing Extinction conference with his presentation “Where is the entry point for public imagination about the future?”

APPLIED FUTURISM

Futurist Nicklas Larsen explores how the future can be a source for hope, social innovation, and sustainable development together with pioneers in the field.

Q&A with Pupul Bisht, founder of the Decolonizing Futures Initiative and Creative Lead & Network Weaver at the Next Generation Foresight Practice at School of International Futures

Pupul is a multi-disciplinary futurist and the winner of the Joseph Jaworski Next Generation Foresight Practitioners Award 2018. She founded the Decolonizing Futures Initiative in 2018 — a global project that aims to engage marginalised communities in imagining their preferred futures to inform and inspire inclusive policy-making and innovation. …

APPLIED FUTURISM

Futurist Nicklas Larsen explores how the future can be a source for hope, social innovation, and sustainable development together with pioneers in the field.

Q&A with Josef Hargrave, Associate Director and Global Foresight Leader at Arup Foresight, about shaping a better world through mindful engineering

Arup is a global engineering and design company working with most aspects of today’s built environment. It was founded in 1946 by Ove Arup, a Danish-English engineer-philosopher, with the aim of shaping a better world through total design and mindful engineering. Today, Arup employs close to 15,000 people across 35…

Nicklas Larsen

Senior Advisor, Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies | Staff Writer, SCENARIO | SteerCo, FORMS | Senior Curator, UNESCO Futures Literacy Summit

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