STEEP Futures | Thought Leader Series

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STEEP Futures | Thought Leader Series

This Thought Leader Series will explore the leading trends in STEEP (Society, Tech, Economy, Environment and (geo)Politics).

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Denison Edge 300 Marconi Blvd #200 Columbus, OH 43215

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Start your workday with Denison Edge on October 17th from 7:30am-9:30am to hear and engage about leading trends in STEEP over coffee and pastries.

Everyone wants insights into what the future will be... This is the series to attend if you want to find out the next big thing to be on the lookout for.

Thought Leader, David Staley, is an Associate Professor in the Departments of History, Design and Educational Studies at The Ohio State University. He is the author of Alternative Universities: Speculative Design for Innovation in Higher Education, the co-author of the forthcoming book Knowledge Towns: Colleges and Universities as Talent Magnets and author of the forthcoming collection of foresight essays Visionary Histories. He is currently President of the Ohio Academy of History, an Honorary Faculty Fellow at the Center for Higher Education Leadership and Innovative Practice (CHELIP) at Bay Path University, and a fellow at the Center for Science and the Imagination at Arizona State University. He is President of Columbus Futurists, and writes the monthly futures column "Next" for Columbus Underground, for which he was recognized by the Ohio Society of Professional Journalists as Best Freelance Writer.