In addition to the 49 total tertiary courses majoring in futures and foresight, we also found 7 programs that are not expressly futures or foresight but are related in some manner. In the academic world, the focus is obviously on teaching foresight to long-term students. Post-graduate diplomas are less common than masters degrees, but even they outnumber the undergraduate courses.
The list is split up by the scope of each association. We have categorized five associations as global in scope and ten associations that are more targeted on a specific region or nation. Another four associations are even more focused on particular sectors.
Besides making the work of a futurist more efficient, these services are helping to make futures thinking more accessible to a broader public.
Often, driving around cities is hectic enough without having to worry about parking, even in smart cities. However, smart parking services are simplifying the parking environment. Some are using peer-to-peer technology to allow homeowners to offer their front lawns for a fee. Other companies are a little more sophisticated with sensors, computer-vision, and analytics. To … Continue reading 10 Companies Helping You Navigate Smart Cities in 2018
As cities expand, roads usually expand as well, but they can't grow indefinitely. In fact, building more roads doesn’t always solve anything. Instead, these 10 companies are working to make roads smarter. Eventually, the smarter roads become, the fewer roads cities will need. To see my full list, please click through to Daily Disruptor: https://www.disruptordaily.com/10-companies-making-traffic-smarter-2018/.