Ideas & Observations


Recent Talks

Speculative Realities (video) — Scott Smith (with Nicolas Nova, Michelle Kazprzak and Edwin Gardner) — Impakt Festival, Utrecht — 26 October, 2017

Upcoming Talks and Workshops

Ethics in Design Fiction  — Scott Smith will be talking about the role of design fiction and speculative design in an increasingly complex public sphere at Primer Conference EU, in Helsinki, 10-11 September, 2018. More.

Dubai Future Academy Strategic Foresight — We're delivering training for future foresight in Dubai for government and private sector. If you're in the region, check it out. More

See past talks here



Recent Writing

"What Will Everyday Space Look Like?" — Scott Smith — Medium

"Speculative Humanitarian Futures" — Scott Smith — Medium

"Designing Dubai's Future," — Scott Smith — Medium

Changeist in the Media

"Beyond Survival Kits: Humanitarian Aid Is Going Wireless, Communal, And Autonomous" — Aarathi Krishnan — Fast Company

"Think Like a Futurist to Be Prepared for the Totally Unexpected" — Christopher Mims — Wall Street Journal

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