Experience

Our clients

Futureconsult has 15 years of experience with working for governments, profit and non-profit organizations. We mainly help organizations that struggle with the societal and organizational implications of rapid, technological developments. We also assisted thirty municipalities in creating a future vision.

“Together with Futureconsult, we composed our own Lifelong Learning scenarios. These scenarios made our strategic options tangible.”

John van de Vegt | Managing director ROC Twente

Customer

ROC van Twente

Purpose

ROC Twente had the ambition to integrate Lifelong Learning in their strategy. What does Lifelong Learning mean for the ROC of the future?

Solution

Strategy development

Futureconsult composed scenarios based on expert interviews. By developing business models for all possible scenarios, the team of ROC Twente got a clear understanding of the implications of today’s decisions. The team discussed the desired direction for their organization: how can ROC of Twente adapt to the increasing importance of Lifelong Learning in a more flexible and automated labor market?

“For our new vision we wanted to hear from as many citizens as possible. During ‘Vision on Tour’ we involved 1083 citizens in only one week.”

Jeroen Feskens | Municipal project manager Veenendaal 2040

Customer

The municipality of Veenendaal

Purpose

Veenendaal wanted to envision what the municipality and community should look like in 2040, together with citizens, entrepreneurs, and societal organizations.

Solution

Vision Development

‘Vision on Tour’ was omnipresent in the municipality – from schools to the market and the library, and from the indoor playground to meetings with entrepreneurs. Futureconsult orchestrated ‘Vision on Tour’ and together with local counselors and local ambassadors of the project the team engaged in conversations. What should be maintained? What are the wishes for the future? The citizens of Veenendaal got the chance to shape their future.

“Futureconsult showed us how augmented reality brings about a fundamental change in how we perceive the world.”

Andreas Gläser | Bosch engineering

Customer

Bosch GmbH (DE)

Purpose

Bosch GmbH was looking for future-oriented input to make their global mobility policy futureproof.

Solution

Future studies

By means of interactive trend lectures Futureconsult explored the most crucial changes in the field of mobility together with Bosch. These trends shaped the radically renewed mobility strategy of Bosch.

“Futureconsult advised us to kick off an interdisciplinary Early Warnings network.”

Wim van den Boogaard | Early Warning-team Rijkswaterstaat

Customer

Rijkswaterstaat’s strategic exploration team looks into opportunities and challenges that arise from rapid technological and societal changes.

Purpose

A special Early Warning-team scans the horizon for early indicators of change. Rijkswaterstaat asked Futureconsult to carry out a quick scan to broaden and deepen the Early Warning-methodology.

Solution

Horizon scanning

Futureconsult organized an Early Warnings Festival in cooperation with Rijkswaterstaat, where 70 professionals shared their knowledge on horizon scanning. Participants tested complementary methods and techniques. This festival was the first national interdisciplinary early warnings conference in the Netherlands.

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Our clients

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