What We Do
Who We Are
Institute for the Future is the world’s leading foresight education and futures organization.
Among our staff are experienced forecasters representing a range of disciplines from the social sciences, public policy, and technical domains. They are joined by creative designers who render our research in accessible and innovative print and digital formats.
Our network extends to include affiliates, bringing a diversity of perspectives and experiences to research and events. From university professors to independent thought leaders and hands-on innovators, they help us work at the forefront of new ideas and practices worldwide.
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Our IFTF affiliates work closely with us to bring special expertise, diverse experience, and out-of-the-ordinary talents to our projects and events. They all have strong standing in their individual disciplines and communities and amplify our capacity to engage with the most challenging futures. More »
The IFTF Board of Directors is committed to the financial, operational, and intellectual vitality of the organization. From the earliest days, the Board has partnered with IFTF’s management to evolve the organization’s mission, resources, and administrative practices to meet the demands of a changing world. More »
Over the past decade, six cohorts of Future for Good fellows have joined IFTF in bringing futures thinking, innovation, and an entrepreneurial sensibility to the urgent futures we all face today. These fellows collaborate, investigate, and innovate as they pursue personal projects that can lead to a better future for all. More »
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IFTF is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation. Our Tax ID # is 95-2540449. All donations are tax deductible.