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Huw Price

Huw Price is an Australian philosopher, currently the Bertrand Russell Professor in the Faculty of Philosophy, Cambridge, and a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. He was previously Challis Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Centre for ...

                                               

Renzo Provinciali

Renzo Provinciali, a lawyer by profession, was a notable Italian anarchist, Futurist and journalist. He is perhaps best known for his opposition to Marinetti’s Futurist Manifesto. In the years before the First World War he was at the heart of a g ...

                                               

Paul Raskin

Paul Raskin is the founding President of the Tellus Institute, which has conducted over 3.500 research and policy projects throughout the world on environmental issues, resource planning, scenario analysis, and sustainable development. His resear ...

                                               

Chris Riddell (futurist)

Christopher Bradley Riddell is a futurist and digital technology expert. He was the first Chief digital officer for Mars, Incorporated in Australia and New Zealand, creating the corporate digital strategy behind brands such as Whiskas, Pedigree P ...

                                               

Raymond Spencer Rodgers

Born in 1935, Rodgers held a masters degree in International Affairs and a doctorate in Public Law and Government from Columbia University. In 1966 he accepted a teaching position at the University of Southwestern Louisiana now the University of ...

                                               

Nayef Al-Rodhan

Nayef R. F. Al-Rodhan is a Saudi philosopher, neuroscientist, geostrategist, and author. He is an Honorary Fellow of St. Antony’s College at Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom, Senior Fellow and Centre Director of the Geopolitics and Globa ...

                                               

Michael A. Rogers

Michael A. Rogers is an author, futurist, and columnist for MSNBC.com. He has also worked with companies including FedEx, Boeing and NBC Universal to Prudential, Dow Corning, American Express and Genentech.

                                               

Gabriel Rothblatt

Gabriel Rothblatt, born October 5, 1982 is a technoprogressive political activist, a 2014 congressional candidate, and a writer and speaker in the futurist and transhumanist movements.

                                               

Phil Salin

Phillip Kenneth Salin was an American economist and futurist, best known for his contributions to theories about the development of cyberspace and as a proponent of private space exploration and development. Salin was born in Hollywood, Californi ...

                                               

Marshall Savage

Marshall Thomas Savage, is an advocate of space travel who wrote The Millennial Project: Colonizing the Galaxy in Eight Easy Steps and founded the First Millennial Foundation, which was designed to make plans for stellar exploration over the next ...

                                               

Peter Schwartz (futurist)

Peter Schwartz is an American futurist, innovator, author, and co-founder of the Global Business Network, a corporate strategy firm, specializing in future-think and scenario planning. As of October 2011, he has served as Senior Vice President St ...

                                               

Ismail Khudr Al-Shatti

Ismail Khudr Al-Shatti is among the prominent personalities in Kuwaiti and Gulf Cooperation Council politics. He currently serves as the head of advisory committee for the Kuwaiti prime minister. He is a former Kuwaiti Ministry of Communications ...

                                               

Arthur B. Shostak

Arthur B. Shostak, is an American sociologist and futurist, and former professor of sociology at Drexel University. His research areas include futuristics, the history and future of the American work force, organized labor, industrial sociology, ...

                                               

Jason Silva

Jason Luis Silva is a Venezuelan-American television personality, filmmaker, futurist, philosopher, and public speaker. He is known for hosting National Geographic documentaries: Brain Games and Origins. His goal is to use technology to excite pe ...

                                               

Matthew Simmons

Matthew Roy Simmons was founder and chairman emeritus of Simmons & Company International, and was a prominent figure in the field of peak oil. Simmons was motivated by the 1973 energy crisis to create an investment banking firm catering to oil co ...

                                               

Richard Slaughter

Richard Slaughter is a scholar and writer in the field of futures studies, applied foresight and social innovation. He is the co-director of Foresight International, and has guest edited the journals Futures and foresight. His work has centred on ...

                                               

Dirk Spennemann

Dr. Dirk Spennemann, an Australian cultural heritage academic, is an Associate Professor in Cultural Heritage Management at the School of Environmental Sciences, Charles Sturt University in Albury, New South Wales, Australia. His main research in ...

                                               

Alex Steffen

Alex Steffen is an American futurist who writes and speaks about sustainability and the future of the planet. He emphasizes the importance of imagining persuasive, positive possible futures:" It’s literally true that we can’t build what we can’t ...

                                               

Will Steger

Will Steger is a prominent spokesperson for the understanding and preservation of the Arctic and has led some of the most significant feats in the field of dogsled expeditions; such as the first confirmed dogsled journey to the North Pole in 1986 ...

                                               

Mark Stevenson

Mark Stevenson is a London-based British writer, businessman, public speaker and reluctant futurologist, as well as a semi-professional musician and former comedian. Stevensons first book, An Optimists Tour of the Future, was released in the Unit ...

                                               

Alastair M. Taylor

Alastair MacDonald Taylor was a Canadian historian, filmmaker, United Nations official, professor of geography and political studies, and interdisciplinary thinker. He co-authored the first world-history textbook published in the United States. H ...

                                               

Philip E. Tetlock

Philip E. Tetlock is a Canadian-American political science writer, and is currently the Annenberg University Professor at the University of Pennsylvania, where he is cross-appointed at the Wharton School and the School of Arts and Sciences. He wa ...

                                               

Robert Theobald

Robert Theobald was an American private consulting economist and futurist author. In economics, he was best known for his writings on the economics of abundance and his advocacy of a Basic Income Guarantee. Theobald was a member of the Ad Hoc Com ...

                                               

Aaron Traywick

Aaron Traywick was an American life extension activist in the transhumanism and biohacking communities and former founding CEO of Ascendance Biomedical. He sought to develop gene therapies to make inexpensive treatments available for incurable co ...

                                               

Jody Turner

Jody Turner is a U.S. West Coast-based entrepreneur and futurist known for her international brand anthropology insight and trend futurism research, writing and keynote presenting.

                                               

Ari Wallach

Ari Wallach is an American futurist. Wallach founded Synthesis Corp., a strategy and innovation consultancy in 2008, and has since counted the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Pew Research Center, Ford Foundation, CNN, Sephora, Volk ...

                                               

Kevin Warwick

Kevin Warwick FIET, FCGI, is a British engineer and Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Coventry University in the United Kingdom. He is known for his studies on direct interfaces between computer systems and the human nervous system, and has also done res ...

                                               

Ben Way

Benjamin Peter Bernard Way is a serial entrepreneur and best selling author best known for his appearance on Secret Millionaire, The Startup Kids and as a cast member on Start-Ups: Silicon Valley, he started his first company at the age of 15. He ...

                                               

Sarab Abu-Rabia-Queder

Sarab Abu-Rabia-Queder is an Israeli-Arab sociologist, anthropologist, and feminist activist with a specialty in gender studies. She is the first Bedouin woman in Israel to receive a doctorate.

                                               

Peter Lewis Allen

Peter Lewis Allen is a scholar, author, educator, and executive. He earned a B.A. in classics and English from Haverford College, a Ph.D. in comparative literature from the University of Chicago and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School. Allen has ta ...

                                               

Rania Antonopoulou

Ourania "Rania" Antonopoulou is a Greek heterodox economist and Syriza politician. After the January 2015 election, MP Alexis Tsipras named as the Greek Alternate Minister for Combating Unemployment in his cabinet. She remains a Syriza member. On ...

                                               

Edwin Ardener

Edwin Ardener was a British social anthropologist and academic. He was also noted for his contributions to the study of history. Within anthropology, some of his most important contributions were to the study of gender, as in his 1975 work in whi ...

                                               

Marlon Bailey

Marlon M. Bailey is a professor of gender studies and American studies and an adjunct assistant professor of theater and drama. He currently teaches at Arizona State University and is a visiting professor at the University of California, San Fran ...

                                               

Tani E. Barlow

Tani Barlow is a scholar of feminism, postcoloniality, and history in Asia and most specifically in China. She is the T.T. and W.F. Chao Professor of History and director of the Chao Center for Asian Studies at Rice University. Formerly, Barlow w ...

                                               

Gina Barreca

Regina Barreca is an American academic and humorist. She is a Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor of English literature and feminist theory at the University of Connecticut and winner of UConns highest award for excellence in teaching. She ...

                                               

Monika Barz

Monika Barz was Professor for Women and Gender Studies at the Protestant University of applied sciences Ludwigsburg in Ludwigsburg between 1993 and 2016. She is known in Germany as a pioneering campaigner for feminist causes, including lesbian ri ...

                                               

Janik Bastien-Charlebois

Janik Bastien-Charlebois is an intersex woman, sociology professor, and advocate for intersex rights. She teaches at the Universite du Quebec à Montreal, and her areas of study include cultural democracy, testimony, epistemology, homophobia and f ...

                                               

Carolyn Baylies

Carolyn Louise Baylies, was an American academic and activist. She was particularly active in the fields of health and sociology of the third world and international development, and especially on the gendered aspects of development. Baylies was ...

                                               

Susan Groag Bell

Susan Groag Bell was a Czech-American pioneer in Womens Studies. At a time when there were no academic courses nor textbooks, offered in womens history, Bell compiled images of womens participation in society from artworks and began presenting le ...

                                               

Sandra Bem

Sandra Ruth Lipsitz Bem was an American psychologist known for her works in androgyny and gender studies. Her pioneering work on gender roles, gender polarization and gender stereotypes led directly to more equal employment opportunities for wome ...

                                               

Margot Bengtsson

Margot Bengtsson is a Swedish psychologist and Reader in Psychology at Lund University. She is known for her research in developmental, social, feminist and critical psychology, especially her research on gender, power, identity and social class. ...

                                               

Lauren Berlant

Lauren Berlant is the George M. Pullman Distinguished Service Professor of English at the University of Chicago, where she has been teaching since 1984. Berlant received her PhD from Cornell University. She writes and teaches on issues of intimac ...

                                               

Boel Berner

Karin Boel Christina Berner was born 3 August 1945 in Helsingborg. She graduated with a bachelors degree from Lund University in 1967, and a PhD in sociology from Lund University in 1981.

                                               

Margunn Bjørnholt

Margunn Bjornholt is a Norwegian sociologist and economist. She is a Research Professor at the Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies. Her research focuses on gender-based violence, migration, gender equality, men and masculin ...

                                               

Marina Blagojevic

Blagojevic received her education at the University of Belgrade. In 1990, along with Vesna Gojkovic, Maja Korac, Andjelka Milic, Zarana Papic, and Lina Vuskovic, Blagojevic founded Zenska Stranka ZEST; "Womens Party", a womens political party. In ...

                                               

Montserrat Boix

Montserrat Boix Pique is a Spanish journalist, considered among the most influential women in her country. In early 2000, she created and developed the concepts of social cyberfeminism, and a year later those of feminist hacktivism. Another of he ...

                                               

Agnes Bolsø

Agnes Bolso is a Norwegian sociologist and expert on gender studies, particularly studies of sexuality. She is Associate Professor of Sociology at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology and was director of its Centre for Gender Studie ...

                                               

Elena Brambilla

Elena Brambilla was born in Milan, 29 July 1942. She was the daughter of Franca Brambilla Ageno. Brambilla specialized in modern history, graduating in 1967 University of Milan. She worked first as an assistant before becoming a professor at the ...

                                               

Berit Brandth

Brandth is a graduate of Bates College in the US and the University of Trondheim now integrated into NTNU, where she took a major in 1977. She is a professor of sociology at NTNU and a research advisor at the Norwegian Center for Rural Research. ...

                                               

Virginia Braun

Virginia Ginny Braun is a New Zealand psychology academic specialising in thematic analysis and gender studies. She is particularly known for her scholarship on the social construction of the vagina and designer vagina cosmetic surgery, body hair ...