Forum for the Future is a sustainability non-profit that works globally with business, government and others to solve tricky challenges. We aim to transform the critical systems that we all depend on, such as food, energy and finance, to make them fit for the challenges of the 21 st century. We have 16 years’ experience inspiring new thinking, building creative partnerships and developing practical innovations to change our world.
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Upcoming events • 18 April (webinar): Horizons (our new online sustainability tool) • 7 May: Webinar with Bob Willard from New York • 11 June (London): Making the business case for step-change • Mid- July (London): Energy shocks: critical trends in the energy system and strategies to prepare your business for them • 18 September (London): System Innovation: your map and compass to a new mainstream For more information or to register for our events please contact email@example.com