New courses by the Dubai Future Academy – Oct./Nov., 2023
- Posted by Mara Di Berardo
- On 25 September 2023
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- courses, DFF, Dubai Future Academy, Dubai Future Foundation, foresight, Scenarios, science, technology
The Dubai Future Academy by the Dubai Future Foundation launched news courses on Foresight in October and November 2023.
Our CEO Jerome C. Glenn will facilitate a course on “Methods to Develop Scenario Content” in October 25-26, 2023. In this course, participants will go through a logical sequence to develop content for scenarios using tools such as Horizon Scanning, AI, Futures Wheel, cross-impact, Characteristics Matrix, and Delphi. This course will be a mix of lecture, discussion, and hands-on exercises. The relationship between futures research and scenario construction will be stressed throughout the course. For more information and enrollment, visit https://www.dubaifuture.ae/methods-to-develop-scenario-content https://www.dubaifuture.ae/methods-to-develop-scenario-content.
Paul Saffo, member of the Board of Directors and the Silicon Valley Node of The Millennium Project, will facilitate a course on “Innovation Foresight. Identifying long-term Science/Technology trends and their business/policy implications” in November 22-23, 2023. He will present a framework for understanding the process of how new technologies emerge and diffuse with an emphasis on translating insights into business/policy applications. The course will employ the AI field as a central case study illustrating the overall process as well as a focal area for identifying future AI trends and impacts, with a focus on opportunities for Dubai. For more information and enrollment, visit https://www.dubaifuture.ae/innovation-foresight.