Since I use this example in my scenario planning education almost every day I thought it might be appropriate to remind you of this scenario published by Peter Schwartz and Jay Ogilvy in their article Plotting Your Scenarios in the book Learning from the Future (eds Fahey and Randall).
Kevin Kelly say something like this in the speech: “The Internet’s development is really amazing, but strangely enough, we are not amazed?” Do we really understand what is going on?
Coming back from vacation a sieving through the mail box I found an article where scenario planning was mentioned in an interview with Nassim Nicholas Taleb, author of the very interesting book “The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable”(Amazon UK).
My home town Göteborg is currently host for the 61st World Newspaper Congress & 15th World Editors Forum with the main theme: Newspapers: A Multi-Media, Growth Business.
Laurent Haug quoted Ethan Zuckerman’s point which is really worth repeating in forecasting and futurist circles.