Garry Golden is a professionally trained Futurist who writes, speaks, and consults on issues shaping society and business in the 21st century. He has consulted on projects related to the future of portable power for IBM-Almaden & the US Army Logistics Innovation Agency, the future of mobility and trade infrastructure for the Texas Dept of Transportation (TxDOT), the future of food safety and health for Cobb-Vantress of Tyson Foods, the future of retail and sustainable packaging for PTIS / DuPont, the future of financial services for Citi Group (Global Custodial Services), the future of ‘Base of Pyramid’ (BOP) Markets for Association of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), and the future of global financial markets for Liquidnet.
Garry teaches an online course on The Future of Energy & Environment through the University of Houston Futures Studies program, and was Founding Editor of The Energy Roadmap.com Garry is co-author of Designing Your Future (2008) a Fast Futures / ASAE publication, and has co-written several business white papers including the Future of the Social Web and the Future of Green as a Business Strategy published by Future Think.
Professors Peter Bishop and Andy Hines from the Futures Studies program at the University of Houston joined Ian Punnett for a discussion on the techniques for long term forecasting and what futurists are seeing down the road for the world. Appearing during the third hour, futurists Garry Golden and Terry Grim discussed their research into emerging trends. In the first hour, Capt. Kelly Sweeney talked about the Aegean Angel tanker tragedy and Galen Cook provided an update on the D.B. Cooper case. ... More »Host: Ian Punnett