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In our Back to the F**kture podcast we ask a future-thinker to put foresight predictions under the hindsight spotlight and explore how trends were disrupted and what this has meant for the future.
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Henry Coutinho-Mason on Identifying the Trends that Matter
Our Back to the F**kture series asks renowned thinkers to put foresight predictions under the hindsight spotlight. This month Martin Raymond caught up with long-time forecaster and entrepreneur Henry Coutinho-Mason, who has just left his job as managing director of TrendWatching.com to become director of content strategy with Brent Hoberman and his team at Founders Forum, Europe’s answer to SXSW minus the oat milk tents and banjo yoga classes on the side.In this episode they talk about how Henry got into forecasting at TrendWatching, his move to Founders Forum and his next book The Future Normal, which looks at how humanity can thrive and what we need to do to make this happen. They also discuss where new and emerging trends are coming from, how you can better identify which innovators, disruptors or tech start-ups are most on-message in terms of the incoming zeitgeist, and consequently, which ones investors should be looking at and thinking about first. Listen to this episode now.
Ryan Lanji on Capturing the Zeitgeist
Our Back to the F**kture series asks renowned thinkers to put foresight predictions under the hindsight spotlight. This month Martin Raymond talks to Ryan Lanji a queer curator, dj, club organiser, archivist, influencer and all-round Instagram personality with his own show and a pretty massive following.In this episode, we talk about Hungama, a mad, queer, glittering, wholly over the top Bollywood-meets-hip-hop, Hoxton-style living catwalk rave; his fabled Nailphilia show; his recently kick-started NDYglobal, a queer health and wellness initiative, and a new members online platform - curated by Ryan - to provide a much-needed platform for marginalised and unheard voices from our world. Tune in to this episode now.
Back to the F**kture: PCH Innovations on Tools, Techniques and Transformation Age Technologies
Our Back to the F**kture series asks renowned thinkers to put foresight predictions under the hindsight spotlight. This month Martin Raymond talks to Stefan Liske and Adrien Hobt from the PCH Innovations studio about Changing Matter, their recently launched transformation catalogue.PCH Innovations is a multi-disciplinary innovation strategy & technology development studio, translating radical insights & emerging phenomena into uniquely designed & engineered concepts, materials and high-fidelity prototypes.
Back to the F**kture: Devon Powers on Pandemic Futures
Our new Back to the F**kture series asks renowned thinkers to put foresight predictions under the hindsight spotlight. This month Martin Raymond and Devon Powers discuss why forecasters failed to spot Covid-19.
What Is The True Potential Of Human Intelligence? with Mike Walsh
Welcome to episode two of Critical Horizons, a podcast by The Future Laboratory. This month’s guest is futurist Mike Walsh, CEO of Tomorrow. He advises leaders on how to thrive in the current era of disruptive technological change.
Has Tech Failed Humanity? with Douglas Rushkoff
In episode one of The Future Laboratory's Critical Horizons podcast, Editorial Director Tim Noakes and author Douglas Rushkoff, discuss the future of Universal Basic Income, AI ethics, persuasive design, and even some limbic consonance.