"What's Cooking?" 7th Annual APFN Menu

Overview about the Conference Programme

Day 1: Thursday, 16 September 2021

Time: 09:00 - 09:30 BKK / 10:00 - 10:30 MNL / 12:00 - 12:30 AEST / 14:00 - 14:30 FJT

Virtual Venue: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Sohail Inayatullah

Inaugural UNESCO Chair for Future Studies & Co-Founder, Metafuture

Jost Wagner

Managing Director, The Change Initiative & 7th Conference Director

Sophia Bazile

FLYP Consulting | Futures Space 7th APFN Conference Co-Director

Shermon Cruz

Chair, Association of Professional Futurists & Founder, Engaged Foresight

"A Seat at the Chef's Table"

A Keynote with a Futures and Foresight Master Chef

Day 1: Thursday, 16 September 2021

Time: 09:30 - 09:50 BKK / 10:30 - 10:50 MNL / 12:30 - 12:50 AEST / 14:30 - 14:50 FJT

Virtual Venue: TBA Sept. 14th

Prof. Jim Dator

Professor Emeritus,
University of Hawai'i
Former President WFSF

"Recipes for Change" - Futurists' Table Talk with Invited Guests

Day 1: Thursday, 16 September 2021

Time: 09:50 - 10:30 BKK / 10:50 - 11:30 MNL / 12:50 - 13:30 AEST / 14:50 - 15:30 FJT

Virtual Venue: TBA Sept. 14th

Theresa Mathawaphan

Chief Strategy Officer

National Innovation
Agency of Thailand

Prof. Bart Edes

Policy Analyst &
Professor of Practice
McGill University, Canada

Emily Sharp

Director, Strategy, Performance & Learning at Pacific Community – SPC Fiji

Aarathi Krishan

Strategy & Foresight Advisor, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), New York

Jost Wagner

Moderator

Managing Director, The Change Initiative & 7th Conference Director

Futures "A la Carte" | Parallel Session A

Session A1: "The Lands of Milk and Honey?"
Futures of Tourism in Asia & The Pacific

Day 1: Thursday, 16 September 2021

Time: 10:45 - 12:00 BKK / 11:45 - 13:00 MNL / 13:45 - 15:00 AEST / 15:45 - 17:00 FJT

Virtual Venue: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Michael McAllum

Founder, Global Foresight Network
Chôra Foundation

Liz Ortiguera

Chief Executive Officer,
Pacific Asia Travel Association

Dr. Catheryn Khoo

Tourism Research Consultant Griffith Institute for Tourism

Dr. Joseph M. Cheer

Centre for Tourism Research, Wakayama University, JAPAN

Sophia Bazile

Moderator

FLYP Consulting | Futures Space 7th APFN Conference, Co-Director

Session A2: "Conceptualizing New Culinary Institutes"
An Exploration of University Futures

Day 1: Thursday, 16 September 2021

Time: 10:45 - 12:00 BKK / 11:45 - 13:00 MNL / 13:45 - 15:00 AEST / 15:45 - 17:00 FJT

Virtual Venue: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Maree Conway

Founder & Foresight Advisor, Foresight Futures Australia

Fazidah Ithnin

APF Emerging Fellow 2021 and Foresight practitioner, Malaysia

Dr. Ora-orn Poocharoen

Founding Director of the School of Public Policy at Chiang Mai University, Thailand

Zarina Nalla

Commentator

Managing the UNESCO Chair in Futures Studies, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)

Shermon Cruz

Moderator / Speaker

Chair APF and Founder of the Center for Engaged Foresight, Philippines

Session A3: "Pacific Recipes in Futures Thinking: Practice and Learning from the Blue Pacific Continent"

Day 1: Thursday, 16 September 2021

Time: 10:45 - 12:00 BKK / 11:45 - 13:00 MNL / 13:45 - 15:00 AEST / 15:45 - 17:00 FJT

Virtual Venue: TBA Sept. 14th


Dr. Amerita Ravuvu

Noncommunicable Diseases Adviser
Pacific Community -SPC

Sarah Mecartney

Principal Strategy Adviser
Pacific Community - SPC

Kristel Griffiths

Strategy and Foresight Adviser
Pacific Community -SPC

Dr. Mema Motusaga

Youth and Social Inclusion Adviser
Pacific Community - SPC

Leituala Kuiniselani Toelupe Tago-Elisara

Moderator

Regional Director for Polynesia
Pacific Community - SPC

Session B2: School of International Futures:
Next Generation Foresight Practitioners

Day 1: Thursday, 16 September 2021

Time: 13:00 - 14:15 BKK / 14:00 - 15:15 MNL / 16:00 - 17:15 AEST / 18:00 - 19:15 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Mansi Parikh
Foresight & Innovation Strategist Future Tense Inc.

Virkein Dhar
Founder & Creative Lead,
Poppy Seed Lab

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Dr. John A. Sweeney
Moderator
Co-Editor, World Futures Review
Co-Founder, Participatory Global Swarm

A Seat at the Chef's Table: "What's in the Mochi?"
Crisis, Conflict and Transformation - From a Futures MasterChef's Cookbook

Day 1: Thursday, 16 September 2021

Time: 14:30 - 15:30 BKK / 15:30 - 16:30 MNL / 17:30 - 18:30 AEST / 19:30 - 20:30 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Ivana Milojevic

Co-Founder, Metafuture

"The Futures Spice Bazaar": BarCamp with Selections from a Prix-Fixe Menu

Day 1: Thursday, 16 September 2021

Time: 15:45 - 17:15 BKK / 16:45 - 18:15 MNL / 18:45 - 20:15 AEST / 20:45 - 22:15 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Zooming the Sarkar Game

Shakil Ahmed
Ridiculous Futures


Human Flourishing
What is Possible Today & Tomorrow?

James Norris
CEO & Founder, Upgradable

Fashion Flavours
Futures and Transitional Times

Clarice Garcia
PhD Researcher, RMIT University

Dreams & Disruptions
A Foresight Game

Shermon Cruz
Chair, APF
Executive Director, Center for Engaged Foresight

Dreams & Disruptions
A Foresight Game

Nicole Anne Parreño
Secretary to the Chair, APF Philippine Futures Thinking Society

Futurist-Cooked Sci-Fi Collective Filmmaking

Ali Montazami

Mechanical Engineer
Director, M.A. Productions

The Lotus Framework

Prateeksha Singh

Head of Experimentation, Asia Pacific Regional Innovation Centre
UNDP

Jost Wagner

Facilitator

Managing Director, The Change Initiative & 7th Conference Director

Sophia Bazile

Moderator

FLYP Consulting | Futures Space 7th APFN Conference, Co-Director

"WEIRD TO WISER - A Journey Learning to Become"
From the Futurist's Personal Cookbook

Day 2: Friday, 17 September 2021

Time: 09:05 - 09:30 BKK / 10:05 - 10:30 MNL / 12:05 - 12:30 AEST / 14:05 - 14:30 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Prof. Dzulkifli Razak

Rector
International Islamic University Malaysia

"Spoiling the Soup?" The Futures of Conspiracy Narratives and Fake News

Day 2: Friday, 17 September 2021

Time: 09:30 - 10:30 BKK / 10:30 - 11:30 MNL / 12:30 - 13:30 AEST / 14:30 - 15:30 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Sohail Inayatullah

Inaugural UNESCO Chair for Future Studies & Co-Founder, Metafuture

Doug Witschi

Assistant Director Cybercrime Threat Response, Interpol Innovation Center, Singapore

Supinya Klangnarong

Thailand Co-founder of COFACT Thailand, Fact-checking platform & communities

Jost Wagner

Moderator

Managing Director, The Change Initiative & 7th Conference Director

"The Pressure Cooker" - The Futures of Climate Change

Day 2: Friday, 17 September 2021

Time: 10:45 - 12:00 BKK / 11:45 - 13:00 MNL / 13:45 - 15:00 AEST / 15:45 - 17:00 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Richard Hames

Executive Director, Centre for the Future

Samantha Suppiah

Design Strategist for Sustainability & Regeneration

Dr. Peter Black

Founder, Essential Foresight

Shiela R. Castillo

PhilFutures, Manila
APF Emerging Fellow

Dr. John Sweeney

Moderator

Director of the Qazaq Research Institute for Futures Studies

"Ignite Talks: A Look at New Cookbooks" - Presentation of New Publications

Day 2: Friday, 17 September 2021

Time: 12:30 - 13:30 BKK / 13:30 - 14:30 MNL / 15:30 - 16:30 AEST / 17:30 - 18:30 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Sohail Inayatullah

Inaugural UNESCO Chair for Future Studies & Co-Founder, Metafuture

Dr. Jose Ramos

Director, Action Foresight

Dr. Peter Black

Founder, Essential Foresight

Dr. John Sweeney

Director of the Qazaq Research Institute for Futures Studies

Dr. Camila Mozzini-Alister

University of the Sunshine Coast (USC), Australia

Chen Quifan
aka Stan Chen

President
Chinese Science Fiction Association

Seongwon Park

Moderator

Director, Innovative Growth Research Group National Assembly Futures Institute

Futures "A la Carte" | Parallel Session C

Session C1: "Co-Authoring New Cookbooks"
Prepping for Disasters of Tomorrow, Today

Day 2: Friday, 17 September 2021

Time: 13:30 - 14:45 BKK / 14:30 - 15:45 MNL / 16:30 - 17:45 AEST / 18:30 - 19:45 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

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Sophia Bazile

Moderator

FLYP Consulting | Futures Space 7th APFN Conference, Co-Director

Kwamou Eva Feukeu

Moderator

UNESCO

Session C2: "Seeds of Change" – Futures Thinking: For the Youth by the Youth

Day 2: Friday, 17 September 2021

Time: 13:30 - 14:45 BKK / 14:30 - 15:45 MNL / 16:30 - 17:45 AEST / 18:30 - 19:45 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Minh Nguyen

Youth Communications & Media Consultant, ADB Youth for Asia

Leizl Agad

Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist
ADB Youth for Asia

Avini Dixit

AI Core Team Member | Youth Advocate

Sadip Raj Pandey

AI Core Team Member | Youth Advocate

Mohsen Gul

Research Director, Futurely

Adam Sharpe

Moderator

Founder & CEO, Futurely | Director of Learning, Metafuture

"From Farm-to-Table?"

Food Futures Provocations - From a Futures MasterChef's Cookbook

Day 2: Friday, 17 September 2021

Time: 15:00 - 16:00 BKK / 16:00 - 17:00 MNL / 18:00 - 19:00 AEST / 20:00 - 21:00 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Luke Tay

Food Futurist, Singapore

Peachie Valera

Moderator

Filipina Climate Reality Leader
The Climate Reality Project

Futures "A la Carte" | Parallel Session D

Session D1: "Ratatouille"

Day 2: Friday, 17 September 2021

Time: 16:00 - 17:30 BKK / 17:00 - 18:30 MNL / 19:00 - 20:30 AEST / 21:00 - 22:30 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Annah Kyoya

Futurist, Founder/CEO, Leadership Impressions Ltd, Kenya

Shiela R Castillo

PhilFutures, Manila
APF Emerging Fellow

Peachie Valera

Climate Reality Leader & Futures Learning Advisor, Philippines

Alessandro Fergnani

Associate Editor World Future Review and PhD Candidate, NUS Singapore

Miguel Jiménez

CEO & Founder, FFWD - Futures Intelligence and Strategic Foresight

Scott Jordan

Moderator

Executive Assistant Director of the Centre for Postnormal Policy and Futures Studies (CPPFS)

Session D2: "For the Culture" - Recipes for Cultivating Trust Citizenship

DVL Padma Priya

Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief
Suno India


Yudhanjaya Wijeratne

Researcher, Data, Algorithms and Policy, LIRNEasia

Prateeksha Singh

Head of Experimentation UNDP
Asia Pacific Regional Innovation Centre


Liam Mayo

Chief Executive Officer at Be

Dr. Marcus Bussey

Moderator

Senior Lecturer in History and Futures Studies, School of Law and Society, University of the Sunshine Coast

Sophia Bazile

Moderator

FLYP Consulting | Futures Space 7th APFN Conference, Co-Director

Workshop 1: "Deconstructing the Myths of Mochi"

Futures Methods for Conflict Transformation

Day 3: Saturday, 18 September 2021

Time: 09:00 - 10:45 BKK / 10:00 - 11:45 MNL / 12:00 - 13:45 AEST / 14:00 - 15:45 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Ivana Milojevic

Facilitator

Co-Founder, Metafuture

Workshop 2: "How to Become a Futures Chef"
A Participatory Workshop in Futures Literacy (70 pax)

Day 3: Saturday, 18 September 2021

Time: 09:00 - 10:45 BKK / 10:00 - 11:45 MNL / 12:00 - 13:45 AEST / 14:00 - 15:45 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Anisah Nur Abdullah

Moderators/Trainers

Futures Sandbox
Tamkang University

Jesica Bastidas

Facilitator

Executive Board and Core Team
Mi Calle, Nuestra Calle

Alethia Berenice Montero Baena

Facilitator

Director Hub Mexico
Executive Board, & Core Team Member, Teach the Future

Workshop 3: "A Sous Chef's Guide to the Natural Foresight Framework"
The Futures School

Day 3: Saturday, 18 September 2021

Time: 09:00 - 10:45 BKK / 10:00 - 11:45 MNL / 12:00 - 13:45 AEST / 14:00 - 15:45 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Frank Spencer

Facilitator

Co-Founder & Principal
The Futures School

Yvette Montero Salvatico

Facilitator

Co-Founder & Principal
The Futures School

Special Sessions: "Cooking Up Recipes for Collective Intelligence"
Day 3: Saturday, 18 September 2021
Time: 11:00-12:00 BKK | 12:00-13:00 MNL | 14:00-15:00 AEST | 16:00-17:00 FJT

"Catch of the Day": F.A.M.E.

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Sergio Brodsky

Surge Advisory

"Ethical Epicureanism?": Exploring the Sustainable Benefits Tourism Initiative

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Michael McAllum

Founder, Global Foresight Network
Chôra Foundation

John Koldowski

School of Tourism at Leshan Normal University, Sichuan Province, China

Futures "A la Carte" | Parallel Session E

Session E1: Cultural Narratives and Futurisms

Day 3: Saturday, 18 September 2021

Time: 13:00 - 14:30 BKK / 14:00 - 15:30 MNL / 16:00 - 17:30 AEST / 18:00 - 19:30 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Bodhisattva Chattopadhyay

Founder and Leader at CoFUTURES

Dr. Gillian Polack
Deakin University

Chen Quifan/Stan Chen
President
Chinese Science Fiction Association

Ali Montazami

Provocateur
Director, M.A. Productions | Futurist | Multi-Skill Artist |Mechanical Engineer

Sophia Bazile

Moderator

FLYP Consulting | Futures Space 7th APFN Conference, Co-Director

Session E2: PhilFutures - A Window into the Futures of the Philippines

Day 3: Saturday, 18 September 2021

Time: 13:00 - 14:30 BKK / 14:00 - 15:30 MNL / 16:00 - 17:30 AEST / 18:00 - 19:30 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Lizan Perante Calina

President, Philippine Futures Thinking Society | President, Philippine Society for Public Administration

Emmanuel De Guia

Resident Futurist, Senate Committee on SDGs, Innovation and Futures Thinking

Dr. Reginald Ugaddan

Director, National College of Public Administration University of the Philippines Diliman

Shermon Cruz

Moderator

Chair, Association of Professional Futurists & Founder, Engaged Foresight

The Final Banquet - The Grande Finale of APFN 2021

"A Seat at the Chef's Table"

A Keynote with a Futures and Foresight MasterChef


Day 3: Saturday, 18 September 2021

Time: 15:30 - 17:00 BKK / 16:30 - 18:00 MNL / 18:30 - 20:00 AEST / 20:30 - 22:00 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Riel Miller

Head of Futures Literacy, UNESCO, Paris

"Lightning Talks"
10 Futurists' 3-Minutes Recipes for Change from the Asia-Pacific & Beyond

Day 3: Saturday, 18 September 2021

Time: 15:30 - 17:00 BKK / 16:30 - 18:00 MNL / 18:30 - 20:00 AEST / 20:30 - 22:00 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Richard Hames

Executive Chairman of The Hames Group, President of the Asian Foresight Institute

Mr. Louis Zheng

Co-founder of FuturistCircle, China

Dr. Muamar Hassan Salameh

Director, Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd Center for Futuristic Studies

Dr. Mei-Mei Song

Professor, D-School, National Taiwan University

Puruesh Chaudhary

Founder AGAHI and Futurist, Pakistan

Dr. Kais Hammami

Director of the Center for Strategic Foresight at the Islamic World Organization for Education, Science and Culture (ICESCO)

Dr. Ora-orn Poocharoen

Founding Director of the School of Public Policy at Chiang Mai University, Thailand

Dr. Jose Ramos

Participatory Futures Global Swarm

Dr. Kuo-Hua Chen

Graduate Institute of Futures Studies, Tamkang University

Arndt Husar

Senior Public Management Specialist (Digital Transformation), Asian Development Bank

Kalyanii KL Chew

Project Advisor with AMURT Indonesia & Board Member of Ananda Marga Gurukula Inc.

"A Seat at the Chef's Table"

A Keynote with a Futures and Foresight MasterChef

Day 3: Saturday, 18 September 2021

Time: 15:30 - 17:00 BKK / 16:30 - 18:00 MNL / 18:30 - 20:00 AEST / 20:30 - 22:00 FJT

Virtual Link: TBA Sept. 14th

Dr. Sohail Inayatullah

Inaugural UNESCO Chair for Future Studies & Co-Founder, Metafuture