I work in the Strategic Foresight Research Network at Aarhus University Business School BSS, investigating Digital Innovation, Scenario-Learning, Industry Foresight, Design Thinking, and Board-level Future Readiness
I run future-think and plan workshops. We roll up our sleeves and create future-informed pathways to guide strategy and innovation to compete in markets of tomorrow. Challenge your solutions before your clients do!
I give keynotes, briefings, masterclasses, in-company or online: high quality non-predictive foresight content, trends, disruptors, and implications: scoping, framing, challenging, and landing the ideas that matter.
Tools, methods and perspectives of industry and strategic foresight. Topics: Horizon scanning; trend tracking; cognitive biases; forecast filtering; systems thinking; risk management; scenario planning; navigating complexity; ideation and design thinking; integrating resources; strategy formation; product and service evolution; business model innovation.
A course focused on scenario planning, covering various approaches to the topic. In longer versions (4-days) delegates develop scenarios as a primary learning activity. Topics: horizon scanning; trend tracking; issue recognition; management paradigms; levels of uncertainty; adaptive scenarios, advocacy scenarios; building scenarios; from scenarios to strategy.
Teaching the principles of design thinking and rapid prototyping for product and service advancement. Normally applied to live in-progress innovation situation.Topics: Principles of design; formalist approaches to creativity; ideation; productivity of limits; user analysis; prototyping and renewal; design-based innovation; design and strategy formation.