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The World Future Society U.S. National Capital Region Chapter is an organization by and for professionals in all industries and all levels of government who prepare for the future by acting today. 

The Chapter provides an independent, interdisciplinary, open forum to learn, explore, develop, produce and promote futures thinking.  Our vision is to be the center for ideas in Greater Washington, D.C. that leverages the resources unique to this region in order to craft better futures for ourselves and our world. To this end we offer a variety of programming, a world-wide distributed magazine Future Takes, and a forum in which to engage other forward thinkers.

 
    Material presented at our January 17, 2013 dinner meeting "Lessons from Singapore and the Project on National Security Reform".

Power Point Slides from Presentation

 

and Related Remarks

 

   

 

Material presented at our November 15, 2012 dinner meeting "An Overview of Project for National Security Reform Visioning Work Group Scenarios, 2020 to 2060 and new Practical Anticipatory Governance Processes".

 

Power Point Slides From Presentation:

 

  Practical Upgrades

 

  PNSR MW WFS briefingJFM Nov2012

Link to the subject video:

  http://csepp.dis.anl.gov/ENN/Red%20Death/red.html

 

Note: from Event Tab at top of webpage select Event Archive Tab ( For Material From Previous Events.)

 

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Link to Future Takes Geostrategic Thematic Issue http://www.futuretakes.org/Volume10_no3.html

Link to Future Takes Summer Reading Issue (book reviews http://www.futuretakes.org/Volume10_no2.html

Link to Future Takes Fourth Trans-Cultural Thematic Issue http://www.futuretakes.org/v10n1_FrontCover.html


Link to Future Takes Fall/Winter_2009-2010


     
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October Events:

 

Oct 1, 2014        
Book Meeting

Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie or Die

by Eric Siegel

Location: Politics & Prose, Lower Level, 5015 Connecticut Avenue, Washington D.C. NW

Time: 7:30pm-9:00pm

Fee: Free

 

Oct 23, 2014         
Evening Meeting

Will Society Allow Synthetic Bio?

by Gil Meyer Director of Global Issues Management & Trend Analysis at the DuPont Company.

Location: George Washington University, Duques Building Room 453                 Entrance on 22 St between G and H Streets NW, Washington DC

Time: 6:30pm-9:00pm

Fee: $8 members, $12 nonmembers, GW students free, other $5 Students

 

Visit the Chapter Events and Affiliate Events pages for the complete program schedule.

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If you wish to publish with us, please send an email to David Stein, our Future Takes Editor-in-Chief. 

   
 
 
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