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UNESCO FUTURES LITERACY SUMMIT 2020 8 - 12 December 2020

From 8 to 12 December 2020, the UNESCO Futures Literacy Summit will provide testimonials from around the world that being futures literate changes what people see and do.

The Summit is composed of five strands: A high level plenary, Expo Agora, events and exhibitions, many of which will be interactive.  More than 25 high level speakers will give their contribution.Exhibitors include over 100 institutions participating in the Summit by hosting an “Exhibition Booth” or event, showcasing their past, current and forthcoming projects in Futures Literacy / Futures Studies. 

 

The Italian exhibitor booths will be:

University of Trento Master in Social Foresight www.unitn.it/master-social-foresight

AFI - Associazione Futuristi Italiani http://www.futuristitaliani.it/

Skopìa Anticipation Services https://www.skopia-anticipation.it/#1

Laboratori di Futuro in classe

We would like to highlight the Round Table:

The challenge of Futures Literacy
11st December from 5 to 7 PM

Live meeting from UNESCO Futures Literacy Summit 2020

Cultivating FL requires the acquisition of theoretical and practical knowledge to make application workable and useful. People need to learn to use the future in proper ways.
Panelists will sketch their understanding of the following two questions: Why is FL relevant in the 21st century? What are the core competencies of FL?
The round table is organized by the Master in Social Foresight of the University of Trento.

Speakers:
Wendy Schultz
Roberto Poli
Sohail Inayatullah
Lydia Garrido
Alinah Segobye
Riel Miller
Moderator: Cindy Frewen - Strategic Foresight at University of Houston

More info on the UNESCO website: https://events.unesco.org/event?id=255234025&lang=1033

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MAY 9 2019 NEW BOOK PRESENTATION IN TURIN

FIERA DEL LIBRO DI TORINO
L’Isola del Futuro, paglione 3 stand R23-Q24 – Lingotto Fiere, Torino.

Giovedì 9 maggio
ore 15.00-16.00
Roberto Poli
Lavorare con il futuro (ed. EGEA)
Idee e strumenti per governare l’incertezza, attraverso i futures studies e l’anticipazione. Direttamente dal primo master italiano in Previsione sociale, una guida alle questioni teoriche e ai metodi pratici che ogni futurista è tenuto ad acquisire per lavorare davvero con il futuro.
Con: Roberto Poli (Università degli Studi di Trento – Associazione dei Futuristi Italiani)

more infos on: https://www.instituteforthefuture.it/lisola-del-futuro-al-salone-del-libro-di-torino/

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FIRST UNESCO CHAIRS SYMPOSIUM

FIRST INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM OF UNESCO CHAIRS IN ANTICIPATORY SYSTEMS, FUTURES STUDIES AND FUTURES LITERACY

June 19 – 20, 2019
Aula Kessler - University of Trento ITALY

This is the first meeting of the UNESCO Chairs explicitly addressing anticipation and futures literacy. The chairs' activities and their relevance for achieving the UNESCO's agenda will be discussed. The network of the UNESCO Chairs will pave the way towards establishing anticipation and future literacy as a normal component of education and training for everybody.

Speakers Download presentations
Robin Bourgeois Decolonizing the Future
Loes Damhof Flipping higher education
Luis De Miranda CREA: Cross-Disciplinary Research on Effectual Anticipation
Cristofilopoulos Epaminondas Imagining the Future of Greece
Ted Fuller Aims and framework for collaborations in Research and Education
Lydia Garrido Future literacy in action
Thomas Gauthier - Vanessa Hanifa Organizational Futures
Edgar Göll UNESCO Chairs: a Perspective form the IZT
Cornelius Holtorf Unesco Chair on Heritage Futures
Fabián Labra-Spröhnle Anticipation and Medicine
Nicklas Larsen Future Literacy from a Health Perspective
Drazen Maravic Building Good Governance for the Future
Riel Miller Futures Literacy, the Discipline of Anticipation, and Futures Studies
Roberto Poli Futures Literacy for the 21st Century
Fabrice Roubelat Issues and perspectives
Maya Van Leemput Taking Images of the Futures literally
Joseph Voros The coming civilization transition
Markku Wilenius - Laura Pouru Promoting Futures Literacy. Some Reflections

 

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FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE of the JOURNAL SCUOLA DEMOCRATICA (University of Cagliari and Sassari, Italy)

June 6-8 2019

 Call for paper track I.7 Learning futures.

 Convenors: Giuliana Mandich (Università di Cagliari, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) Roberto Poli (Università di Trento, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

 Keywords: anticipatory regimes; educational futures; future labs; future studies.

  Educational institutions in a Post-democracy face many challenges and are required to give new answers. The question of how to understand and interact with the future is an urgent question in studies and debates on education.

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