The "Foresight Talks" webinar is a new IFTF series, where seasoned foresight practitioners share practical experiences. Each webinar will include time for Q&A.
IFTF "Foresight Talks" Webinar with Lisa Kay Solomon from Stanford University
How the Stanford is Making Design Thinking Future-Ready

Institute for the Future, together with Stanford University's Designer in Residence Lisa Kay Solomon, will host a free and public-facing webinar about the intersections and applications of design and futures thinking, on Wednesday, July 24th at 9:00am PST.

With over fifteen years of scenario planning and design thinking experience, Lisa Kay Solomon, is passionate about helping all leaders become more creative, flexible, and resilient in the face of constant change. She’s co-authored two books on the topic and writes frequently about futures and design as teachable and learnable practices. Currently, a lecturer and Designer in Residence at the Stanford, Lisa is responsible for experimenting with new programs, classes, and ideas that connect the fields of futures thinking and design. She’s co-taught popular classes such as Inventing the Future, Advance: A Primer on Futures Thinking, and more recently, Designing and Ethical Operating System with the Institute for the Future’s Jane McGonigal.

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Jul 24, 2019 9:00 AM in Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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Lisa Kay Solomon
Designer in Residence @Stanford University
Lyn Jeffery
Distinguished Fellow @Institute for the Future