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Foresight and Innovation

How Companies are Coping with the Future

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Anticipating the Future

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-2
    2. Elina Hiltunen
      Pages 3-16
    3. Elina Hiltunen
      Pages 26-39
    4. Elina Hiltunen
      Pages 40-141
    5. Elina Hiltunen
      Pages 142-159
  3. Innovating the Future

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 173-173
    2. Elina Hiltunen
      Pages 175-190
    3. Elina Hiltunen
      Pages 191-202
  4. Communicating the Future

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 219-229
    2. Elina Hiltunen
      Pages 231-231
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 232-254

About this book


Foresight and Innovation is a guide for readers that are interested about the future. The book introduces a concept of futurist thinking, which includes anticipating, innovating and communicating about the futures. These concepts show how various organizations, all over the world are thinking, communicating and creating a better future.


futures innovation methods organization organizations strategy

About the authors

Elina Hiltunen is a futurist, key note speaker, writer, innovator and columnist. She has an MSc in Chemical Engineering and PhD in Economics. Hiltunen has been working in various organizations, academic institutions, and in the private and public sectors. Having worked at Nokia as a futurist, Elina now runs her own consultancy, What's Next Consulting, and also works as Executive in Recidence in Aalto University, School of Arts and Design, Finland.

Bibliographic information

Industry Sectors
Consumer Packaged Goods
Finance, Business & Banking
Energy, Utilities & Environment