RESTON, VA (March 21, 2018)
Toffler Associates, a future-focused strategic advisory firm, will be hosting Future Shock ForumSM on October 15-16 in Chicago, IL. The event, an intimate gathering inspired by Alvin Toffler's legacy of helping organizations create better futures, aims to provide a space where today's leaders, innovators, and thinkers can engage in dynamic exchanges to determine how their organizations can best adapt to a changing future.
"Future Shock Forum is more than an event to discuss provocative issues regarding the future of business, society, and the economy,” said Deb Westphal, CEO of Toffler Associates. “It’s also about creating value for organizations by encouraging leaders to be forward-thinking in planning for the future."
This two-day invitation-only event will focus on foundational shifts and disruptions including biodigital convergence, geopolitical powershifts, infrastructure adaptation, and societal collisions. Discussions will focus on future shocks that will reshape the way we work, live, protect, and innovate. Participants will examine what it takes to lead effectively in an age of continual disruption, and how to successfully navigate the profound impacts these shocks will have on their business operations.
Previous participants include executives from Verizon, Barnes and Noble, Bessemer Venture Partners, Bank of America, and USTelecom.