How to Think Like a Futurist

Thursday, November 01 | 8:00AM–9:00AM MT | Four Seasons Ballroom 2-3, Ballroom Level
Session Type: Featured Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
Futures thinking is an essential 21st century skill. It's a practical skill that, new research reveals, has a direct neurological link to greater creativity, empathy, and optimism. In other words, futures thinking gives you the ability to create change in your own life and the world around you, today. In this featured session, Marina Gorbis will teach five rules of futures thinking, including how to spot signals of change and what they mean for education and educators today and tomorrow.


  • Marina Gorbis

    Executive Director, Institute for the Future