Imran Arshad, Director of Outreach, Policy Horizons Canada
Policy Horizons Canada is the centre of expertise for strategic foresight within the Government of Canada. This presentation will provide an overview of Policy Horizons’ mandate and its work in conducting research, fostering future-oriented thinking and learning, and integrating foresight into government decision making. The presentation will highlight several concrete examples of Policy Horizons’ work and also describe how that work has changed over time.
Eric Popiel, Strategic Workforce Analyst (Foresight), U.S. OPM and Co-Chair, FFCOI
This presentation will provide an update on the foresight efforts of selected U.S. federal agencies, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Government Accountability Office and will also cover initiatives to enhance federal human capital and financial management practices through foresight.