Our aim is to develop a tailored education program with the objective of leading to International Certified Future Strategist (ICFS) and a new job category in Europe. The programme is run by business professionals from five European countries with more than 15 years of experience each in the fields of future studies and strategy.
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SEVEN NEW ICFS CERTIFICATIONS

From the ICFS 2021 group, we have seven new certified participants. We congratulate Katri Liekkilä, Hanno Focken, Niklas Rossbach, Robert Beckerman, Sofia Heuer, and Åsa Jonsson.

SUCCESSFUL HYBRID ICFS REUNION

Around 40 ICFS alumni met up in a hybrid reunion on 3 September 2021. Some 15 joined on-site and about 25 on-line, from Mexico, USA, several European countries, and Hong Kong – a truly international meeting – and it was so good to see everybody again! We took part of interesting presentations from some of...

ICFS 2021 FINALIZED

The ICFS 2021 was a different story. The four main modules were all run on-line, using Zoom for communication and Mural for collaborative work on the different exercises. We had a group of 16 engaged participants from Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Norway, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, and UK. The group engaged digitally, with enthusiasm, presenting their...
NEW COURSE DATES FOR ICFS 2022

NEW COURSE DATES FOR ICFS 2022

The International Certified Future Strategist programme runs over five months and four three-day modules. The ICFS covers step-by-step the theory and practice of futures thinking and strategy development. The course ensures you understand how to link future with strategy and action; how to enhance your strategic thinking and planning by understanding your contextual environment. After...

THREE MORE TO BE CERTIFIED 2020!

We are happy to congratulate Martine Dellanoy, Madeleine Gimåker and Therese Lundqvist for achieving their certification as International Certified Future Strategists!

DIPLOMA PRESENTATION

In these times of Corona pandemic, it was an extra occasion to present Annika Grenz with her certification, in person. Annika had the possibility to visit the office of Kairos Future on 24 September, to get the physical proof of her certification. Congratulations Annika!

NEW MODULE AND NEW PROCEDURES

The 2020 edition of ICFS took new turns as the pandemic spread across the globe. At the end of Module 2, some participants realized they had to leave Stockholm in advance in order to get back to their home countries. At the same time we realized we had to change schedule. So Module 3 and...

FOUR NEW CERTIFICATIONS!

We are happy to announce four new International Certified Future Strategists! A big congratulations to Robin Hughes, LFV, Sweden; Arno Johnstone, UNICEF, USA; Annika Grenz, Oriflame, Sweden; and Daniel Adelander, ProandPro, Sweden.

ICFS 2021 COURSE DATES ANNOUNCED

We are delighted to announce the dates for the 2021 ICFS course that will start on January 2021. As usual, the 12-day programme will focus on environmental analysis, scenario, vision, and strategy building. The ICFS is composed of four modules and taught by international business professionals with extended experience in the field. We will repeat...

EXPERIENCES FROM ICFS PARTICIPANTS

Some of our participants in the 2019 ICFS share their experiences with the program:

WHAT DOES A FUTURE STRATEGIST LOOK LIKE?

The ICFS 2019 has come to an end. 13 dedicated participants discussed and worked diligently on future and strategy. One of our participants, Didem Gürdür shared her views on what a Future Strategist is, and we happily share her thoughts. Read more here!

ICFS 2020 COURSE DATES ANNOUNCED

We are delighted to announce the dates for the 2020 ICFS course that will start on January 2020. As usual, the 12-day programme will focus on environmental analysis, scenario, vision, and strategy building. The ICFS is composed of four modules and taught by international business professionals with extended experience in the field. We will repeat...