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The Futures Agency CEO Gerd Leonhard in the 2015 WIRED 100

We are thrilled at The Futures Agency as our CEO Gerd Leonhard is listed in the 2015 WIRED 100 index, including the 100 most influential people in technology innovation across Europe. Here’s what’s WIRED mentions about Gerd: There are hundreds of consultancies that help corporates understand the challenges

The Morning Briefing: The state of food in 2012 | SmartPlanet

Link: The Morning Briefing: The state of food in 2012 | SmartPlanet 4.) Enough to go round but millions still starve. Food has never been such a global issue. Some 1.5bn overweight and obese adults share the planet with 870m chronically hungry people, and governments

The 8 most disruptive events of 2012: oil production to explode

Link: The 8 most disruptive events of 2012: oil production to explode For Saudi Arabia, 2012 marked a year of growing apprehension as a frightening trend emerged: that by the end of the decade, according to mid-range forecasts, two new hyper-producers—Iraq and the US—will be

The Morning Briefing: The state of food in 2012 | SmartPlanet

Link: The Morning Briefing: The state of food in 2012 | SmartPlanet 4.) Enough to go round but millions still starve. Food has never been such a global issue. Some 1.5bn overweight and obese adults share the planet with 870m chronically hungry people, and governments

futuristgerd: greenfuturist: What makes us successful:  Gerd Leonhard presentation / talk at TEDxCollegeBeauSoleil (by TEDxYouth).  Gerd adds: this is one of my best videos so far – check it out and spread the word if you like it. Thanks to http://www.tedxbeausoleil.com and Nordanglia for providing

The End of Education As We Know It

Link: The End of Education As We Know It Schocken believes that the traditional grading system is “degrading”—and he’d rather talk about a more positive approach to teaching that he calls “upgrading.” This means rejecting the traditional focus on correct answers. Instead, Schocken thinks we