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fu·tur·ist·ics

 (fyo͞o′chə-rĭs′tĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
Futurology.

futuristics

(ˌfjuːtʃəˈrɪstɪks)
n
another name for futurology
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Noun1.futuristics - the study or prediction of future developments on the basis of existing conditions
discipline, field of study, subject area, subject field, bailiwick, subject, field, study - a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"
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PESHAWAR -- AGAHI, a not-for-profit organization and the country partner of the Millennium-Project, a Global Futures Studies and Research participatory think-tank along with the Dadabhoy Institute of Higher Education (DiHE) conducted a two-day leadership session on Futures Thinking and Strategy Development.
Futures studies has had difficulty establishing a firm foothold in universities around the world, largely because we still organize our universities based on the old Newtonian worldview of dividing reality into a bunch of separate parts.
Broadly speaking, futures studies is exactly what it sounds like: a field dedicated to studying the future.
She received her BA in Journalism from Michigan State University, and is currently working toward a master's degree in Futures Studies at the University of Houston, College of Technology.
One of the first futures studies high-school courses in the United States, this class was taught by Peter Bishop, the newly retired director of the Future Studies program at the University of Houston.
HOUSTON -- Futurist and Associate Professor in the College of Technology and Coordinator of the Graduate Program in Futures Studies, University of Houston Will Discuss "Riding the Future's Waves of Creative Destruction"
The master's program in futures studies at the Freie Universitat (Free University) Berlin was established in 2010.
Here is a partial list of active undergraduate and graduate futures studies programs.
According to chapter coordinator Apala Lahiri Chavan of Human Factors International, the goal of the meeting was to outline strategies for raising awareness about futures studies in India and to begin envisioning the future for India and Asia generally.
He was an economist and, through his Futures Studies Mannermaa Ltd.
The World Future Society has done great things in the recognition, promotion, and application of the art and science of futures studies since the 1960s.
Advancing Futures: Futures Studies in Higher Education, edited by James A.