Listened Planning for a problematic future from Radio National

We all know the value of planning, but in a complex, complicated and often confounding world it can be difficult knowing how to start.

In this episode, we speak to two proponents of the Scenario Planning approach. We find out what it entails and how it might benefit organisations and businesses.

We’re also introduced to the Fab City initiative – an international network of cities aiming to be self-sustainable by 2050.

Edwina Stott explores the strategy of scenario planning as a way of responding to the complex, complicated and often confounding futures.Β Β It is interesting to think about this in regards to education.

Scenario planning is something that St Paul’s School uses in their prediction for 2028:

Another example is Google’s speculative design The Selfish Ledger: