Are you presenting your work at the conference? Please read through the guidelines for the presentations and workshops either to be held onsite or virtually. We hope you do your best to follow the guidelines to help make the conference a rewarding one for all participants. If you have any questions, do contact the conferenceJatka lukemista ”Guidelines for Speakers and Facilitators are available”
Preliminary Programme at a Glance is updated
Preliminary programme is now updated on the conference website. We are starting with two onsite days on 14 and 15 June following with a full virtual conference day on Friday 16 June. More detailed session programme will be available later on.
Call for Research Articles: Special Issue of the Journal Futures & Foresight Science
We are pleased to inform you that the Futures & Foresight Science journal invites scholars to submit manuscripts of research articles in the Special Issue on “Empowering Futures – Long-term Governance, Democracy and Futures Research”. The call is open and limited to the participants of the conference. The acceptance criteria for all papers are the quality andJatka lukemista ”Call for Research Articles: Special Issue of the Journal Futures & Foresight Science”
Registration is open – early-bird fees are valid until 23 April
All the conference fees are now updated on this site. Note that the deadline for ’early-bird’ registrations is due no later than 23 April 2023. The conference organisation puts great effort into making the conference affordable to a wide audience. You can participate onsite or virtually The event will be organised in hybrid mode. ConferenceJatka lukemista ”Registration is open – early-bird fees are valid until 23 April”
Call for Papers, Posters and Workshops is now open!
There is an urgent need for long-term futures thinking in order to sustain possibilities for alternative and creative solutions to complex crises and empower futures. For the next Futures Conference, we will gather in Turku to discuss about the futures of democracy, trust, power and sustainability, which are tightly connected to these crises. These topicalJatka lukemista ”Call for Papers, Posters and Workshops is now open!”
Welcoming the first confirmed Keynote Speakers
We are honoured to confirm the first names for the Conference Keynote speeches: You can read more about our speakers here. Welcome!
Read about what we did last summer
The 22nd Futures Conference focused on the wide variety of ways people imagine futures and wellbeing in our societies. We invited participants to think of the current changes and challenges in the world in a planetary scale. ‘Planetary Futures of Health and Wellbeing’ conference was organised during 15–17 June 2022 in Turku, Finland and online asJatka lukemista ”Read about what we did last summer”
Welcome to the Futures Conference 2023!
The ‘Empowering Futures’ international conference will create a cross-disciplinary science platform where participants can meet, share, and discuss new ideas concerning futures, democracy, trust and responsibility. The conference program will consist of keynote lectures, parallel sessions, participatory workshops and a chaired poster session. The conference will aim to generate multidisciplinary, stimulating and critical discussions thatJatka lukemista ”Welcome to the Futures Conference 2023!”