10th to 12th March 2015, Understanding Foresight
Foresight have been practiced by many known organisations all around the world for various reason such as future organisation development strategies (Shell, Toyota etc.) as well as for country development plan (Singapore, Finland etc.).
Iskandar Region Development Authority (IRDA) acknowledged the importance of Foresight and forward looking plan, hence a knowledge enrichment session with myForesight® was held for their officers in their efforts to inculcate this skills into their working culture. This coaching session on Foresight: Concept, Tools & Methodologies was convened from the 10th to 12th March.
It was attended by officers from various departments to further explore on the future development of Iskandar Region –creating plausible future scenarios, identifying opportunities and threats as well as developing possible strategies.
This session acts as a platform to mainstream Foresight and expand it further to local Foresight network and continuous discourse with wider group of stakeholders, will foster strategic and futures thinking culture and benefits for nation development.