CORE TEAM


DR. PAVEL LUKSHA

BACK TO REFUTURE
  • founding father
  • rapid foresight evangelist
  • education futures architect


DR. PAVEL LUKSHA

BACK TO REFUTURE
  • founding father
  • rapid foresight evangelist
  • education futures architect

- director and co-author, Education Foresight 2030, Skills Foresight 2030, Foresight of Childhood 2030 and Neuroweb Foresight 2030

- co-author and programme director of the Russian “Foresight Fleet” 2013 Project, which brought together 520 technology foresight and industry experts, investors & policy-makers to learn to collectively discuss Russia’s long-term development

- founder of Russia’s R&D Directors’ Club & Russian Neuroweb research group

- completed a doctorate in evolutionary economics, authored two collections of poetry & several plays

- holds a valid elephant rider licence.


DMITRY PESKOV

IRONED MAN
  • founding father
  • rapid foresight architect
  • foresight fleet admiral

DMITRY PESKOV

IRONED MAN
  • founding father
  • rapid foresight architect
  • foresight fleet admiral

- director, Russian Strategic Initiatives Agency (Young Professionals Directorate), running a development institution responsible for fostering the culture of innovation & top-quality public administration based on best international practices

- commander-in-chief of the “Foresight Fleet” 2013, currently the largest future-awareness-building project in the world

- co-author, Education Foresight 2030 & Rapid Foresight methodology

- brought to Russia numerous international platforms, including World Skills International and BarCamps, authored a bestseller on diplomacy

- as a free-diver, can hold his breath for 5 minutes.


CATHERINE LUKSHA

BILLION DOLLAR BABY
  • skills foresight architect
  • future professions navigator
  • family foresight co-author

CATHERINE LUKSHA

BILLION DOLLAR BABY
  • skills foresight architect
  • future professions navigator
  • family foresight co-author

- co-author, family foresight, Skills Foresight 2030, Navigator through 100 Professions of the Future

- develops visual solutions for roadmapping

- authored a PhD thesis on nanotechnology

- is a certified chemist specializing in perfume compositions

- goes on well with cats of all sizes, once caught a tiger by the tail.


TIMOUR SHCHOUKINE

FORESIGHT MEN: ORIGINS
  • biofeedback systems developer
  • cognitive technology expert
  • Neuroweb futures architect

TIMOUR SHCHOUKINE

FORESIGHT MEN: ORIGINS
  • biofeedback systems developer
  • cognitive technology expert
  • Neuroweb futures architect

- co-author, Neuroweb Foresight 2030, cognitive technology expert

- leader, technology futures project Russia 2045, wetware.ru

- certified somnologist & lucid dreams practitioner, EEG-pattern-based biofeedback systems developer

- completed a doctorate in psychophisiology, authored technology solutions for numerous science art objects

- artificially intelligent, crazy inventor, experienced mushroom picker.


DENIS KORICHIN

THE FORESIGHT CLUB
  • childhood futures architect
  • master of role play
  • foresight community coordinator

DENIS KORICHIN

THE FORESIGHT CLUB
  • childhood futures architect
  • master of role play
  • foresight community coordinator

- co-author, Skills foresight 2030, Foresight of Childhood 2030; director, Technology Cities Foresight 2030

- master of role play & gamification for participants ranging from 5 to 85 y. o.

- coordinator, Rapid Foresight method practitioners’ community

- appraisal systems expert

- was a math tutor for the national youth hockey team while still in secondary school.


GRAPHENE

THE CATRIX, CATABLANCA, RAIDERS OF THE LOST CAT
  • instacat
  • catogram
  • future by the tail

GRAPHENE

THE CATRIX, CATABLANCA, RAIDERS OF THE LOST CAT
  • instacat
  • catogram
  • future by the tail

- a thoroughbred Siberian

- specializes in roadmapping (nibbling, dragging & hiding the trend cards on the long-term horizon)

- capable of using laptops & touch-screen technology

- proficient user of office dispensers & robot vacuum cleaners

- candidate for testing cat-to-human communication collars.



IN ADDITION, A LEAGUE OF 50+ EXTRAORDINARY LADIES & GENTLEMEN HAS BEEN ASSEMBLED TO EMPOWER THE CORE TEAM.