- Special Events
- Master Courses
- C-1: Futuring
- C-2: Foresight Educators' Boot Camp
- C-3: Wiser Futures
- C-4: Fierce Foresight
- C-5: MiniTrends and Macro Change
- C-6: Science Fiction
- C-7: Wicked Opportunites
- C-8: Stratify Your Scenario
- C-9: 3D Printing
- C-10: 'What If' Imaginarium
- C-11: Futurist Writers' Workshop
- W-1 How to Invent the Future
WorldFuture 2014: What If
WorldFuture 2014 offered interactive, participatory activities, fascinating speakers on cutting-edge topics, and a luxurious resort setting.
Paul Saffo, co-founder and managing director of Foresight at DISCERN, delivered an address about making the long-term future matter.
Karen Moloney on The Future of Sex.
Joergen Oerstrom Moeller on The Geopolitical Future in 25 Years.
Gil Meyer on Synthetic Bio and Society.
Jay Gary, Lane Jennings, Kate McCallum, and Alex McManus on The Religious Quest for Tomorrow
And many more!
WorldFuture 2014 hosted the first ever Science Fiction Futures Symposium. Authors, fans, and others in the sci-fi community came together to discuss how fiction can provide a vision of the future, and how it creates and is created by reality. Speakers included Ramez Naam, Brenda Cooper, Brad Aiken, and many others.
Some of the many other special events included: the pre-conference Master Courses, Friday night's complimentary reception, Saturday night's author signing and poster presentations, and the Professional Members Forum on Monday.
World Future Review's Summer 2014 issue covered the WorldFuture 2014 conference theme of “What If.” View the contents here.
THE FUTURIST's conference preview issue may be viewed here.