Conference programme may be subject to change
 Programme in pdf format (update 4 June)

Wednesday 10 June

Pre-Conference Seminar: International Eleonora Masini Seminar “Women and Futures”
Venue: M/S Viking Grace; Stockholm, Sweden
14:00-16:00 Pre-Conference Session: “Round Table Discussion on Future Consciousness”
Venue: Turku School of Economics
Conference Pre-registration and Get-together, Venue: Turku School of Economics
Movie Session: Last Call courtesy of the Finnish Association of the Club of Rome.
Introduction to film and opening words by Professor Markku Wilenius. Movie starts at 19:00.

Thursday 11 June

08:30 Registration & coffee
09:30 Welcome Address
Kalervo Väänänen, Rector, Professor, University of Turku
Opening of the Conference
Dr. Wendy Schultz, Vice-President – Operations, World Futures Studies Federation
An Introduction to the Conference Theme
Markku Wilenius, Professor, Finland Futures Research Centre, University of Turku
10:00 Keynote Speech: “The Psychology of the Future: Flourishing in the Flow of Evolution”
Dr. Thomas Lombardo, Center for Future Consciousness, USA
11:00 Keynote Speech: “The Potential and Limits of Foresight”
Dr. Kerstin Cuhls, CC Foresight, The Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI, Germany
11:30 Lunch
12:30 Sessions 1–7
14:00 Coffee break
14:15 Poster Session hosted by Director Juha Kaskinen, Finland Futures Research Centre
15:00 Sessions 1, 2, 4, 5, 7–9 
Sessions 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8
19:30 Conference Dinner at the Restaurant Samppalinna

Friday 12 June

8:30 Coffee
9:00 Keynote Speech: “In Search of a New Economic Logic”
Co-President Anders Wijkman, Club of Rome
9:30 Sessions 1–3, 10–13
11:00 Sessions 1–3, 10–13
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Sessions 1, 2, 8, 14, 15 
15:00 Coffee break
15:15 Keynote Speech: “New Consciousness in Transformational Neo-Growth Society”
Professor Sirkka Heinonen, Finland Futures Research Centre, University of Turku
15:45 Keynote Speech: “Resource Exploitation: The Human Factor”
Professor Ugo Bardi, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Firenze, Italy
Final remarks and closing of the conference
Professor Markku Wilenius, Finland Futures Research Centre, University of Turku