Strategic Foresight Insights


In our insights you can find news, articles and upcoming events around foresight and innovation. Choose one of the most tagged categories below. If you are also interested in academic work, you can find a wide range of selected academic publications from the last years in Academia.


Profiting from Strategic Foresight

12.12.2018 Erstellt von Kent Thorén

The best-practice activities necessary for benefiting from foresight could be summarized into three sub-processes: Perceiving, prospecting and...

We shape your Future - Newsletter 2018/10

22.10.2018 Erstellt von Stephanie Brosowski

In our quarterly newsletter we share insights on Strategic Foresight and the future-orientation of organizations. Our newsletter is built around a set...

A New Strategy for Old Technologies

12.10.2018 Erstellt von Ron Adner and Daniel Snow

A superior new technology emerges on the horizon, threatening your existing business. Do you simply follow conventional wisdom and strive to make a...

Corporate Foresight Zertifikatsprogramm

20.09.2018 Erstellt von Stephanie Brosowski

Wie können Zukunftschancen trotz hoher Komplexität, Dynamik und Unsicherheit im Organisationsumfeld erkannt werden? Lerne Corporate Foresight Prozesse...

Engineering Value to Win in the Market

12.09.2018 Erstellt von Kent Thorén

One of the best determinants for a firm’s long-term profitability and stock price development is its ability to create customer value. It has also...

Industry 4.0: Modular and Architectural Innovation

10.07.2018 Erstellt von Giacomo Villa, Tobias Heger

Industry 4.0 – while still not yet clearly defined – can be considered to be one of the biggest architectural innovations in the industrial...

Management in times of transition - Die Mobilität von morgen

01.12.2017 Erstellt von Tobias Heger, Sebastian Knab

Die Mobilität von morgen gestalten: Management in Zeiten sozio-technischer Transitionen (Article in German)

VUCA - Uncertainty and the Challenges of Strategizing

07.06.2018 Erstellt von Dr. Kent Thorén

Executives and strategists are paying increasing attention to the concept of VUCA, which stands for Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, and...

The Strategic use of Business Platforms

02.05.2018 Erstellt von Dr. Kent Thorén

Many companies look towards platforms in the hope that they can give advantage over competitor and enable future business expansions. Given this...

Demystifying Digitalization - Digital Disruption and its Implications

14.10.2017 Erstellt von Dr. Kent Thorén

or: who wants to be a billionaire?

Second part of our three part series on the fundamentals of digitalization focussing on the various forms of...

Demystifying Digitalization – Mechanisms for the Impact of IT

17.09.2017 Erstellt von Dr. Kent Thoren

This post is an attempt to give perspective on the much hyped digitalization and break through the buzz by studying the fundamentals.

Future Thinking - Classic, Computerized and Lean Scenario Analysis

16.03.2017 Erstellt von Kent Thorén

In this blogpost, we introduce three ways to scenario building and explain why scenarios are important.

Future-proofing your strategy

07.02.2017 Erstellt von Jesper Niemann

In this blogpost, Rohrbeck Heger illustrates its approach to scenario-based strategizing.

A far more effective SWOT - and its use in strategy formation

26.01.2017 Erstellt von Kent Thorén

This blogpost introduces another approach to assess the gap between the current state and the desired future state.

How SMEs are able to identify innovation opportunities and prepare for the future

13.12.2016 Erstellt von Anh Pham

In this blogpost we share our thoughts on how to build up a successful corporate SME incubation program

Benchmarking IT tools for Strategic Foresight

17.02.2017 Erstellt von Anh Pham

In this blogpost we introduce our tool benchmarking approach.

Welcome to the future - How our professional life will look like in 2035

24.10.2016 Erstellt von Anh Pham

In this blogpost, we share our thoughts on how our work, life and society could develop within the next years.

The Rohrbeck Heger Blogsophy

31.08.2016 Erstellt von Tobias Heger

In our first blogpost, we highlight what Strategic Foresight means and what our mission is.