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Consulting and Research Talks and Workshops


Consulting and Research

Acceleration Associates, ASF's network of foresight, innovation, and strategy professionals, are available for consulting for your project.
Our areas of expertise include:

  • Analysis of accelerating technological, economic and social change
  • Entrepreneurship and new B2C and B2B product and service development
  • Technology foresight, trends, scenarios, Delphi and expert polls
  • Horizon scanning, competitive intelligence, weak signals/emerging issues
  • Information technology foresight, computational and process automation
  • Technology forecasting and learning / experience / performance curves
  • Technology innovation, diffusion, assessment, and policy studies
  • Technology strategy, planning, roadmapping, and requirements analysis
  • Resource (space, time, energy, and matter) efficiency and density studies
  • Evolutionary and developmental systems analysis and foresight
  • Social and technological immune systems, security, and threat analysis

Select Clients - Workshops, Consulting and Research
Air War College | Army Logistics Innovation Agency | BRC Imagination Arts | Chelsea House Publishers | Dice | Hoka One One | LG Electronics |
Millennium Wave Advisors | Naval Postgraduate School | Netherlands Business Support Office | Next IT | Nissan USA | POST Command College |
Princeton Review | Singularity University | University of Advancing Technology

We are always seeking to meet other professionals who wish to better understand and leverage opportunities created by accelerating technological and socioeconomic change.

Contact us if you wish to explore options or have a formal RFP, or if you would like to join our research and consulting network.


Talks and Workshops

ASF President John Smart is available to do keynotes, talks, seminars, and workshops on foresight, innovation, and strategy with respect to accelerating technological change for your conference, institution, or organization.

Select Clients - Talks and Workshops
AMPlify | Army Logistics Innovation Agency | Army Science Board | Army War College | Air War College | COSMOS | | FBI Futures Working Group |
Immersive Technologies Summit | Medicine Meets Virtual Reality (MMVR) | Mendoza Coll. Business, Notre Dame University | Mindshare |
Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) | National Air and Space Intell. Center (NASIC) | POST Command College | O'Reilly Emerging Technology |
UK Royal Society | Santa Fe Institute | START, U MD | Tamkang University | U. Advancing Technology | USNI | World Technology Network

Example Speaking Topics

Adapting to the Future: Lessons in Accelerating Change
Leadership of Foresight and Innovation
Leadership of Technological Change
Resilience and Security in an Era of Accelerating Change
Ten Areas of Technological Change
The Digital Self (Conversational Interface, Symbionts, Valuecosm)
The Metaverse (AR, Lifelogs, Sims, Virtual Worlds, iTV)

Example Talk: Leadership of Technological Change, 37 min, YouTube.
See Audio, Video, and Slides for additional examples.

Contact John to discuss a talk or workshop for your organization.


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