HOUSE OF FUTURES

Chora Connection

Chora Connection is a new platform with the vision of creating a resilient and sustainable society. It is based on the center assessment process “In 100 Years – starting now. Reworking sustainability and growth”. “They can’t have it, and we can’t keep it!” – watch video from Chora Connection opening seminar and reception at 12 march 2015.

Embodying Science in The Silver Frame

THE SILVER FRAME: At Science in the City The Silver Frame, developed by the performance artist, Michael Richard will unfold as an artistic basis for dialogue about the room and the way objects, bodies and knowledge behave and transform within it. Through performative interaction, the artist will guide the viewer in crystalizing materials and concrete questions as to how Art may offer itself as a perspective and method for Science?

The world in 2114 – three takes

100-års forudsigelser synes at være blevet mere almindelige at arbejde med. Financial Times har bedt tre indflydelsesrige Ivy League økonomer – to af dem med Nobel-priser bag sig – om et bud på verden om 100 år: The world in 2114. De vælger hver deres fokus. Martin Weitzman fokuserer på klimaforandringer og muligheden for geo-engineering, dvs. afbøde den globale opvarmning gennem f.eks. at sende svovldioxid op i stratosfæren, som kan “skygge”

2020-mål på det sociale område

HOF-partner Public Futures var medansvarlig for stormødet om Regeringens sociale 2020-mål, der fandt sted 21.-22. november 2013. Rådet for Socialt Udsatte havde inviteret NGOer på området til at debattere regeringsoplægget og formulere bud på supplerende mål og inspiration til, hvordan målene kan nås. Og på fremtiden på det sociale område. Public Futures var med i tilrettelæggelse og facilitering samt efterfølgende rapportering fra mødet, der omfattede mere end 70 deltagere fra

Yesterday at TEDx Copenhagen

“My voice represents an alternative take on the sustainability and climate agenda. My argument is that something new is happening. Something that I term Sensuous society. The Sensuous experience is at the core of the aesthetic dimension, which has been under prioritized since the Industrialization – A tendency that has potentially been amplified by our current digital age. By aesthetic I do not only mean form or the way things