Career Track

Strategic Foresight

 

Similar Roles

  • Foresight Strategist

  • Foresight Lead

  • Trends Researcher

  • Trends Consultant

The Futurist systemically explores possibilities about the future and how they can emerge from the present conditions. Her future views of the world is continuously inspired and shaped based on emergence of trends over time. With a watchful eyes and ears, the futurist is a keen observer in evolving societal mindset and behaviors, new technologies, economical and political landscapes, and the environments. Find them anticipating future scenarios, selecting a scenario to plan, backtrack through time to understand all the steps necessary to guide the organization from now to the desired future - from R&D, talent, M&A, IP, partnership, and so forth.


Competencies

Phase 1 - Understand the Context

  • Research emerging trends.

  • Envision new future vision.

  • Understand existing business and innovation strategies to execute vision.

  • Explore and prioritize market segment to pinpoint the next opportunities.

  • Map stakeholders to understand the context dynamics.

  • Create customer profiles and personas of key stakeholders.

  • Define criteria and recruit ideal research participants.

  • Extract insights from research data.

  • Understand existing business model.

  • Map the existing value chain system.

  • Determine the conditions to de-risk strategy.

Phase 2 - DESIGN THE VALUE

  • Develop future scenario plans.

  • Develop future scenario plans.

  • Design product and service experiences.

  • Design an ideal experience journey of the idea.

  • Develop new value proposition.

  • Visualize the ideas and design concept.

  • Develop ecosystem of products and services.

  • Evaluate ideas to implement based on criteria.

  • Evaluate implementation feasibility of emerging technologies.

Phase 3 - ORCHESTRATE FOR GROWTH

  • Define and implement new growth strategy.

  • Develop and implement innovation strategy and roadmap.

  • Develop business model.Develop new value chain system.


Course Track

Online / Blended / On Campus  Pre-Launch

Online / Blended / On Campus
Pre-Launch


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