This program provides you with an overview of the methods and tools used for strategic foresight, visioning, and creating futures strategies. It offers an interdisciplinary and hands-on approach, leveraging ideas and theories from unusual contexts like astrophysics, the humanities, and the arts.
You will gain a sound theoretical foundation of the undercurrents of strategic foresight, and be able to put the theory to practice in inverted case studies and assignments. You will get a critical understanding of contemporary and future best practices and acquire a solid toolbox for making future-oriented decisions, considering knowns, unknowns, known unknowns, and unknown unknowns.
In this program you will...
Participants come from a wide range of industries. They will benefit from their diverse backgrounds and experiences and will be able to apply the acquired foresight tools in their individual business environments.
Day 1: Crossing the Rubicon
Day 2: Can We Foresee the Future
Day 3: Where Are Those Exoplanets
Day 4: Towards New Horizons
Senior Lecturer, Department of Strategy and Innovation, WU Vienna
After completing the course, you will receive a certificate including course details from the WU Executive Academy.