Strategic Foresight Book Design

Strategic Foresight Book Design, embrace uncertainty as an opportunity to shape tomorrow

I’d like to start by saying that I had the great privilege of working on the Strategic Foresight Book Design, authored by Ben Holt, the Global Lead for Strategic Foresight at the IFRC Solferino Academy. This book is a significant contribution to future sciences, and our collaborative approach in designing it was key to its success.

Firstly, our task was to visually complement Holt’s insightful exploration into future sciences. Therefore, the design process was a blend of creativity and understanding of complex concepts, aimed at making the book not only informative but also visually engaging. Secondly, we chose each design element, from colours to typography, to echo the themes of innovation and foresight.

What is this Strategic Foresight Book about?

The book delves into various aspects of strategic foresight, exploring how individuals and organizations can better anticipate and prepare for future challenges and opportunities. However, through its pages, Ben Holt provides a thorough analysis of methodologies and practices in future sciences, backed by his extensive experience and knowledge in the field.

As designers, our goal was to create a visual narrative that complemented and enhanced the textual content. For instance, we carefully selected colours, typography, and imagery that resonated with the themes of foresight and innovation. Moreover, each element was meticulously chosen to reflect the futuristic and dynamic nature of the subject.

The Strategic Foresight Book, inside pages

The final product

As a result, the final product is something we are immensely proud of. It stands as a testament to the power of collaboration, creativity, and dedication. Therefore we believe that this book will not only educate its readers but also inspire them to think differently about the future and their role in shaping it.

In conclusion, that is the reason why, working on the Strategic Foresight Book Design was a remarkable journey that pushed the boundaries of our creativity and deepened our appreciation for the complexities and possibilities of future sciences. It was a project that will remain a highlight of my professional career.

The decisions we make now will impact the future, and that future will hold new challenges and unexpected opportunities. Strategic foresight allows us to engage with uncertainty, explore possibilities, and turn our insights into action today.

Ben Holt, Global Lead for Strategic Foresight, IFRC Solferino Academy