1. The Ten-Year Forecast is an ongoing research program led by Kathi Vian at Institute for the Future. See for details.

2. The VUCA World terminology was developed at the Army War College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. I learned about it when I was there the week before 9/11/2001.

3. Bob Johansen, Get There Early: Sensing the Future to Compete in the Present (San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler, 2007).

4. Institute for the Future published a map to the 2008 Maker Faire; it is published under a Creative Commons license available to everyone. David Pescovitz and Marina Gorbis were the lead authors, and this map was part of IFTF’s Technology Horizons Program, which is now led by Lyn Jeffery. See to access and ...

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