Public entities adopting future models

What does it look like when an entire government or a large government agency commits to a futures lens?  This is a sample of what a scan I recently did produced.    This is an “in process” list.  But exploring them greatly sparks creativity and curiosity about how groups are challenging current assumptions about the present and exploring the tools to inform more desirable futures.  

Sweden and the Ministry of the Future

Wales and the Future Generations Act

Scotland’s Futures Forum

Canada 2030C



European Policy Lab Project – Future 2030

U.S. Army Futures Command

Proposal for a US Department of the Future (from 2016)

Speculative Fictions:  Imagining forms of government in the future

Forecast:  Future of Government (Deloitte report)