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PIONEER
SERIES

BY DUBAI FUTURE ACADEMY

  • Sessions from international and regional pioneers, highlighting a range of futuristic topics that will impact the future of the UAE, the region and the world.
  • Post-session discussion after each session enables participants to interact with thought leaders from cutting-edge fields.
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2500
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Participants

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74

Sessions

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58

Speakers

RAMADAN
PIONEER SERIES

BY DUBAI FUTURE ACADEMY

26 APR – 14 MAY

PREVIOUS SPEAKERS

The World in 5 Years

A half day workshop designed to enhance the capacity to understand the anticipated changes taking place across the world over the next five years. Participants will get access to research informed by more than 2500 experts globally. They will gain knowledge on interconnections between socio-economic, political, technological and environmental drivers of change and their likely impact on Dubai and the UAE.

Future Storytelling

A 3 day workshop designed to teach techniques for telling engaging stories about the future based on structured scenarios. This will be done through applied learning techniques drawn from strategic foresight, design research and traditional narrative design for fiction, film, and other media to create a frame that communicates ideas about possible futures.

The Future Value of Data

[:en]A one-day workshop designed to enhance the capacity to anticipate change in complex area of data. It provides the opportunity to immerse in an expert informed view of what data is, and what its role in society. The workshop will involve exploring the views of more than 800 data experts across the world to understand how data and its value is viewed differently and what this might mean for us today and in the future.[:ar]Designed to enhance the capacity to anticipate change in complex area of data. It provides the opportunity to immerse in an expert informed view of what data is, and what its role in society. [:]

Strategic Foresight – bespoke

[:en]A 3 day workshop designed to build the skills used in applied foresight. The workshop involves bringing tools and approaches in an accessible way. It teaches how to build concrete, usable knowledge and insight about exploring and building possible futures in a wide range of contexts and environments. [:]