Appendix 2. Leaders - Exemplary Foresight Practitioners and Organizations

H-J Leaders – One-Line Database

Mike Haberman, HR Consultant, Omega HR, Advisor, Instructor, Future Friday Posts

John Hagel, Management Consultant, Chairman, Deloitte Center for the Edge, The Power of Pull (78)

Thomas Hainlin, Investment Strategist, Ascent Private Capital, US Bank, From Headlines to Trendlines

William Halal, Prof. Emeritus, Science, Tech, & Innovation, GWU, Dir,, Technology’s Promise

Trevor Haldenby, Interactive Producer, Design Consultant and Futurist, The Mission Business (49)

Diane F. Halpern, Prof. of Psychology, Claremont McKenna, Past Pres., APA, Thought and Knowledge

Gary Hamel, Business Strategist, Dir, The Management Lab, The Future of Management (59)

Joe Hanson, Science Writer, YouTube Educator, Addicted to Wonder, Host, It’s Okay to Be Smart

Rene Hamel, Forensic Technologist, Director, Forensics and E-Discovery, TELUS Communications

Ben Hammersley, Applied Futurist, Principal, Hammersley Futures, Cybercrimes w/ Ben Hammersley (82)

Robin Hanson, Transhumanist, Prof. of Economics, George Mason U, Chief Sci, Consensus Point

Josef Hargrave, Senior Foresight, Research, and Innovation, Arup

Bob Harrison, Management Fellow, Executive Development and Foresight, CA POST Command College

Demis Hassabis, CEO Google DeepMind, leading deep learning machine intelligence developer.

Paul Hawken, Sustainability Foresight, Environmentalist, Entrepreneur, Author, Blessed Unrest

Peter Hayward, Foresight Educator, Dir, MS Strategic Foresight, Swinburne U, Prospective Services, Blog

Louisa Heinrich, Speaker, Designer, Digital Strategist, Founder, Superhuman (53)

Alireza Hejazi, Strategic Foresight TA, PhD Candidate in Organizational Leadership, Regent U.

Dirk Helbing, Physicist, Sociologist, Director, Living Earth Simulator Project

James Hendler, Dir, Computer Science Dept, Inst for Data Exploration & Applications, RPI.

Matthew Henry, Dean of Innovation Education and CIO, LeTourneau University

Erik Herngren, Strategic Foresight, Managing Director, Senior Partner, Kairos Future

Angus Hervey, Environmental economist, Co-Founder, Future Crunch, Mgr, Random Hacks of Kindness

Glen Hiemstra, CEO and Founder,, Speaker, Writer, Consultant, Blog

Alireza Hejazi, PhD Candidate, Organizational Leadership, Founder, Futures Discovery, Pubs

Laurie Heltsley, Enterprise Collaboration, Dir, Innovation and Strategic Projects, Procter & Gamble

Hazel Henderson, Economist and Futurist, Dir, Ethical Markets, Ethical Markets

Ali Taghizadeh Herat, Operations Research, Strategic Planning, Foresight, Assistant Professor, PIAU

Francis Heylighen, Prof, VUB, Fdr, Principia Cybernetica, Global Brain Institute, The Evol of Complexity

Tanja Hichert, Scenario Planning, Senior Research Assoc., Inst. for Futures Research, Stellenbosch U. (43)

Dan Hill, Executive Director of Futures, Future Cities Catapult (67)

Paul Higgins, Foresight, Strategy, Presentations, Owner, Emergent Futures (55)

Elina Hiltunen, Weak Signals Foresight, Executive in Residence, Aalto U, Foresight and Innovation

Kari Hiltunen, Senior Mgr, Corporate Business Development, Nokia, Technolife 2035

Andy Hines, Prof, U. Houston MS in Futures Studies, Principal, Hinesite, Blog, Thinking About the Future

Jack Hipple, Principal, TRIZ Consulting; Board, American Institute of Chem. Engrs, The Ideal Result

Anthony Hodgson, Dir. of Research, Educ. Futures, Modelling Coordinator, International Futures Forum

Geert Hofstede, Social Psychologist, Founder, ITIM International, Co-Author, Cutures and Organizations

Gert Jan Hofstede, Global Cultural Foresight, Prof, Wageningen U, Co-Author, Cutures and Organizations

Caroline Holley, Adjunct Faculty, Futures Forecasting in International Politics, U. at Buffalo.

Rick Holman, Innovation, IT Trends and Strategies, Manager, Global Trends Network, General Motors

Adrian Hon, Writer, Game Designer, CEO, Six to Start, A History of the Future in 100 Objects (56)

Averil Horton, Head of Bus Development & Innovation, Brunel U, A simple guide to successful foresight.

Neil Houghton, Foresight, Strategy, Leadership, Innovation, Senior Partner, The Holos Group, Blog (45)

Mara Der Hovanesian, Journalist and Senior Research Analyst, Vontobel Asset Management.

John Horgan, Science Journalist, Dir, Center for Science Writings, Stevens Inst. Tech, The End of War (51)

Matthias Horx, Journalist, Futurist, Dir, The Future Institute, The Megatrend Principle

David Houle, Future Thinker, Strategist, David Houle & Associates, Entering the Shift Age (52)

Jeremy Howard, Machine Learning, Past President, Kaggle, Faculty, Singularity U, CEO, Enlitic

Neil Howe, Economist, Demographer, Founder and President, Saeculum Research, LifeCourse Associates

Barbara Marx Hubbard, Social thinker, Visionary, Activist, Fdn for Conscious Evolution, Emergence (60)

Barry Hughes, Prof, U. Denver, Dir, Ctr for Internat’l Futures, Exploring & Shaping International Futures

James Hughes, Dir, Inst. Research and Planning, Trinity College, Exec. Dir, IEET, Citizen Cyborg

Tane Hunter, Bioinformatics and Cancer Research, Co-Founder, Future Crunch

Sohail Inayatullah, Prof., Tamkang U., U. of the Sunshine Coast, Macquarie U, Dir,, Pubs

Lucy Ingham, Editor, Prog. Digital Media Grp, Factor Magazine (Consumer Tech, Science, and the Future)

Karl Isaac, Marketing, Digital Strategy, Head of Brand Strategy and Innovation, Adobe (47)

Salim Ismail, Global Ambassador, Founding Exec Director, Singularity U, Exponential Organizations (62)

John A. Jackson, Consultant, Past Pres., Police Futurists Intnat’l, Sergeant, Houston Police Dept.

Michael Jackson, Strat. Foresight, Chg Mgmt, Ambassador, Shaping Tomorrow, Practical Foresight Guide

Anab Jain, Future-Facing Collaborative Design, Founder, Director, Superflux (58)

Jennifer Jarratt, Foresight Professional, Owner, Leading Futurists (46)

David Jarvis, Strategic Foresight Specialist, Manager, IBM Ctr for Applied Insights

Dominique Jaurola, Technology Business Designer, Entrepreneur, Founder, Hunome (49)

Lyn Jeffery, Emerging Technologies, Cultural Change, Research Director, Institute for the Future

Henry Jenkins, Provost’s Professor of Communication, Journalism, Education, Cinematic Arts, USC (81)

Carl Jensen, Prof. of Criminal Justice, Director, Center for Intelligence and Security Studies, U. Mississippi

Jason Jerald, VR futurist, Cofounder, NextGen Interactions; Prof, Waterford Inst of Tech, The VR Book

Brian David Johnson, Futurist, Consumer Experience Architect, Intel, Science Fiction Prototyping (60)

Hannah Johnson, Policy Analyst, SAIC’s Gaming Center, simulating intelligence and business futures.

Steven Johnson, Popular Science Author and Media Theorist, Future Perfect (78)

Deborah Johnson, Ethical, Social, and Policy Implications of IT and Technology, Professor, U. Virginia

Christopher Jones, Global Futurist, Author, Faculty, School of Public Policy, Walden U

Adam Jorlen, Futurist, Innovation Strategist, Entrepreneur, Fdr, Superhero Spaces, Co-Founder, Enkel

Maneesh Juneja, Digital Health Futurist, Founder, MJ Analytics, Health 2.0 London (63)

Johann Jungwirth, R&D Management, President and CEO, Mercedes-Benz R&D NA

Steve Jurvetson, Managing Director, Draper Fisher Jurvetson (80)

Mark Justman, Market Research, Partner, Foresight Alliance

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Table of Contents


Chapter 2. Personal Foresight – Becoming an Effective Self-Leader

Chapter 2: Personal Foresight

Becoming an Effective Self-Leader

Chapter 4. Models – Foundations for Organizational Foresight

Chapter 4: Models

Foundations for Organizational Foresight

Chapter 7. Acceleration – Guiding Our Extraordinary Future

Chapter 7: Acceleration

Guiding Our Extraordinary Future (In Process)

II. Global Progress: 5 Goals, 10 Values, Many Trends

Innovation: Our Abundant Future
Intelligence: Our Augmented Future
Interdependence: Our Civil Future
Immunity: Our Protected Future
Sustainability: Our Rebalanced Future

III. Universal Accelerating Change

Great Race to Inner Space: Our Surprising Future
Entropy&Information: We’re Running Down & Up
The Puzzle of Meaning: We Have No Einstein Yet
Trees, Funnels & Landscapes: Intro to Evo Devo
Big Picture Change: Five Scales of Accelerating ED
Transcension Hypothesis: Where Acceleratn Ends?
IDABDAK: Social Response to Accel & Developmnt
We’re On a Runaway Train: Being Accelaware

IV. Evo Devo and Exponential Foresight

Seeing It All: Accel., Diverg, Adapt, Convrg, Decel.
Natural (I4S) Innovation: The Evolutionary Drive
Natural (I4S) Intelligence: The Human-AI Partnership
Natural (I4S) Morality: Why Empathy and Ethics Rule
Natural (I4S) Security: Strength from Disruption
Natural (I4S) Sustainability: The Developmental Drive
S-Curves: Managing the Four Constituencies
Pain to Gain: Traversing the Three Kuznets Phases
Hype to Reality: Beyond Hype Cycles to Reality Checks
Exponentials Database: Measuring Accelerations
TINA Trends: Societal Evolutionary Development
Managing Change: STEEPCOP Events, Probs, Ideas
A Great Shift: A Survival to a Sentient Economy

V. Evo Devo and Exponential Activism

Building Protopias: Five Goals of Social Progress
Normative Foresight: Ten Values of Society
Top & STEEPCOP Acceleratns: Positive & Negative
Dystopias, Risks, and Failure States
Three Levels of Activism: People, Tech & Universe
A Great Opportunity: Exponential Empowerment


Chapter 8. Your Digital Self – The Human Face of the Coming Singularity

Chapter 8: Your Digital Self

The Human Face of the Coming Singularity (In Process)

I. Your Personal AI (PAI): Your Digital Self

Digital Society: Data, Mediation, and Agents
Personal AIs: Advancing the Five Goals
PAI Innovation: Abundance and Diversity
PAI Intelligence: Bio-Inspired AI
PAI Morality: Selection and Groupnets
PAI Security: Safe Learning Agents
PAI Sustainability: Science and Balance
The Human Face of the Coming Singularity

II. PAI Protopias & Dystopias in 8 Domains

1. Personal Agents: News, Ent., Education
2. Social Agents: Relat. and Social Justice
3. Political Agents :  Activism & Represent.
4. Economic Agents:  Retail, Finance, Entrep
5. Builder Agents :  Work, Innov. & Science
6. Environ. Agents : Pop. and Sustainability
7. Health Agents :  Health, Wellness, Death
8. Security Agents :  Def., Crime, Corrections

III. PAI Activism & Exponential Empowerment

Next Government: PAIs, Groupnets, Democ.
Next Economy: Creat. Destr. & Basic Income
Next Society: PAI Ent., Mortality & Uploading
What Will Your PAI Contribution Be?

Chapter 10. Startup Ideas – Great Product & Service Challenges for Entrepreneurs

Chapter 10: Startup Ideas

Great Product and Service Challenges for Entrepreneurs (In Process)

I. 4U’s Idea Hub: Building Better Futures

Air Deliveries and Air Taxis: Finally Solving Urban Gridlock
Ballistic Shields and Gun Control: Protecting Us All from Lone Shooters
Bioinspiration Wiki: Biomimetics and Bio-Inspired Design
Brain Preservation Services: Memory and Mortality Redefined
Carcams: Document Thieves, Bad Driving, and Bad Behavior
Competition in Govt Services: Less Corruption, More Innovation
Computer Adaptive Education (CAE): Better Learning and Training
Conversational Deep Learning Devsuites: Millions of AI Coders
Digital Tables: Telepresence, Games, Entertainment & Education
Dynaships: Sustainable Low-Speed Cargo Shipping
Electromagnetic Suspension: Nausea-Free Working & Reading in Cars
Epigenetic Health Tests: Cellular Aging, Bad Diet, Body Abuse Feedback
Fireline Explosives and Ember Drones: Next-Gen Fire Control
Global English: Empowering the Next Generation of Global Youth
Greenbots: Drone Seeders and Robotic Waterers for Mass Regreening
High-Density Housing and Zoning: Making Our Cities Affordable Again
Highway Enclosures and Trail Networks: Green and Quiet Urban Space
Inflatable Packaging: Faster and Greener Shipping and Returns
Internet of Families: Connecting People Over Things
Kidcams: Next-Gen Security for Child Safety and Empowerment
Kidpods: Indoor & Outdoor Parent-Assistive Toyboxes
Microdesalination: Democratizing Sustainable Fresh Water Production
Noise Monitors: Documenting and Reducing Noise Pollution
Oceanside Baths: Sustainable Year Round Beach Enjoyment
Open Blood Scanners: DIY Citizen Health Care Sensor Tech
Open Streaming Radio: User-Centered Audio Creation and Rating
Open Streaming Video: User-Centered Video Creation and Rating
Open Values Filters: Social Rankers, Arg. Mappers, and Consensus Finders
Personal AIs: Your Private Advisor, Activist, and Interface to the World
Pet Empowerment: Next-Gen Rights and Abilities for Our Domestic Animals
Safe Closets: Fire-, Earthquake-, and Intruder-Proof Retreat Spaces
Safe Cars: Reducing Our Insane 1.3M Annual Auto Deaths Today
Safe Motorcycles: Lane Splitting in Gridlock Without Risk of Death
Shared Value Insurance: User-Centered Risk Reduction Services
Sleeperbuses and Microhotels: Demonetized Intercity Travel
Space-Based Solar Power: Stratellite Powering and Weather Management
Stratellites: Next-Gen Urban Broadband, Transparency, and Security
Touch DNA: Next-Gen Home Security and Crime Deterrence
View Towers: Improving Urban Walkability, Inspiration, and Community

Chapter 11. Evo Devo Foresight – Unpredictable and Predictable Futures

Chapter 11: Evo Devo Foresight

Unpredictable and Predictable Futures

Appendix 1. Peer Advice – Building a Successful Foresight Practice