This program provides an interdisciplinary and hands-on approach to strategic foresight, leveraging ideas and theories from unusual contexts like astrophysics, the humanities, and the arts. Participants gain a sound theoretical foundation of the undercurrents of strategic foresight, and they will be able to put the theory to practice in inverted case studies and assignments.
Participants acquire a critical understanding of contemporary and future best practices. They learn from each other and benefit from diverse and mutual team experiences, leveraging their futures literacy. They acquire a solid toolbox for making future-oriented decisions, considering knowns, unknowns, known unknowns, and unknown unknowns. Upon completion of the program, participants receive a certificate from WU Executive Academy.
In this program you will
The program takes place October 28-31, 2019 in Vienna, Austria.
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.