Scott Smith was interviewed for a recent Wall Street Journal look at how thinking like a futurist is needed now more than ever. Read.
Scott Smith and Dr Georgina Voss recently co-authored "Will Populism Kill Your Jetpack?" for The Atlantic.
Scott Smith and Madeline Ashby talked about the role of storytelling in imagining new futures at a recent event by the Dubai Future Foundation.
Scott discusses the roles of design and futures in grappling with urban complexity.
WHAT WE DO
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Changeist is a post-national research, consulting and creative group that helps organizations navigate complex futures. Founded in 2007, we work with many different types of organizations—from public companies to venture groups, non-profits, cultural agencies, educational institutions and governments—to identify emergent change and develop strategies that realize new possibilities.
Upcoming TALKS AND WORKSHOPS
- Fiber Festival (Susan Cox-Smith / Sjef Van Gaalen) / May 13, 2017 / Amsterdam
- Media Future Week (Madeline Ashby / Scott Smith) / May 16, 2017 / Hilversum, NL
- UX London (Susan Cox-Smith / Natalie Kane) / May 26, 2017 / London
- Future Flux Festival (Scott Smith) / June 9, 2017 / Rotterdam, NL
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Also, the development of a computer to track ICBMs, called...PEPE. https://t.co/w5wZfFKCAv
Our work explores emerging trends, developing stories around possible futures, concepting and prototyping of future artifacts, scenarios and experiences.
We design and facilitate a range of foresight, strategy and design workshops and intensives with some of the world's largest brands, organizations and non-profits.