Scott Smith was interviewed for a recent Wall Street Journal look at how thinking like a futurist is needed now more than ever. Read.
Susan Cox-Smith reports on her Thingclash workshop, held in January at A/D/O in Brooklyn. Read.
Natalie Kane and Scott Smith guest lectured as part of the 2017 Winterschool programme at RITSC in Brussels in January 2017. PDF
Changeist joined Time's Up and Extrapolation Factory for futuring workshops as part of the cultural programme of the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the European Union 2017.
Scott Smith and Dr Georgina Voss recently co-authored "Will Populism Kill Your Jetpack?" for The Atlantic.
Talk Excerpt: Changeist at Internet Age Media 2016, Barcelona.
The full talk from IAM 2016 can be viewed here.
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