List of futurologists

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Notable futurologists include:

Name Birth Death Field
Adrian Berry 1937 living writer, journalist
Aldous Huxley 1894 1963 writer
Alvin Toffler 1928 living technological singularity
Andrey Korotayev 1961 living mathematical modeling of global future[1]
Anne Lise Kjaer 1962 living Future trends, consumer mindsets and mobile technologies
Archibald Low 1888 1956 space
Arthur C. Clarke 1917 2008 writer
Arthur Harkins 1936 living innovation studies
Bertrand de Jouvenel 1903 1987 economist
Bill Joy 1954 living technology dangers
Bruce Sterling 1954 living living design, information technology
Buckminster Fuller 1895 1983 architect, cosmologist
Carl Sagan 1934 1996 astronomer
Clem Bezold living healthcare
Dandridge M. Cole 1921 1965 space colonization
Danila Medvedev 1980 living transhumanist
Darla Jane Gilroy living futurist, trendspotting
David H. Holtzman living technology
Deane Hutton living communicator
Dennis Gabor 1900 1979 holography
Dirk HR Spennemann living space heritage
Donald Prell 1924 living venture capital, Strategic Foresight
Douglas Engelbart 1925 2013 hypertext, mouse
Faith Popcorn 1948 living popcorn report
FM-2030 1930 2000 transhumanist
Fred Polak 1907 1985 social studies
Freeman Dyson 1923 living nuclear engineering, disarmament
Gaston Berger 1896 1960 cognitive science
Gene Roddenberry 1921 1991 Creator of the Star Trek franchise.
George Dvorsky living transhumanist
George Friedman 1949 living geopolitics
George Gilder 1939 living society
George Orwell 1903 1950 writer
Gerald Celente 1946 living trend forecaster
Gerard K. O'Neill 1927 1992 space colonization
Grace Hopper 1906 1992 women in computing
Graeme Codrington 1970 living Generational Theory, megatrends
H. G. Wells 1866 1946 writer, historian
Hans Moravec 1948 living robotics, AI
Harlan Cleveland 1918 2008 diplomacy
Hazel Henderson 1933 living economics
Herman Kahn 1922 1983 military strategist
Hugo de Garis 1947 living AI
Isaac Asimov 1920 1992 Writer of science and science fiction
Jacque Fresco 1916 living architect, resource economics, model maker
Jamais Cascio living ethics
James Hughes living ethics
James Lovelock 1919 living environmentalist
Jason Ling 1975 living Social Networking, New Media Technologies and Mobile Technologies
Jean Fourastié 1907 1990 economist
Jennifer M. Gidley living psychologist, educator
Jeremy Rifkin 1945 living economist, Science & Tech.
Jerry Fishenden living Microsoft future
Jim Carroll (author) living futurist and trends and innovation expert
Jim Dator living politics
Joanne Pransky living robotics
Jody Turner living brand anthropology
Joël de Rosnay 1937 living living molecular biology
John Naisbitt 1929 living megatrends
John Smart 1960 living acceleration
Jules Verne 1828 1905 aviation, spaceflight, submarine travel
Kevin Warwick 1954 living robotics
Krafft Arnold Ehricke 1917 1984 space colonization
Leonardo da Vinci 1452 1519 engineer, inventor, scientist
Lidewij Edelkoort 1950 living fashion
M. G. Gordon 1915 1969 social studies
Magda Cordell McHale 1921 2008 painter, educator
Mahdi Elmandjra 1933 2014 economist, sociologist
Mark Pesce 1962 living inventor, writer, engineer
Mark Satin 1946 living political theory
Marshall Brain 1961 living robotics, transhumanism
Marshall McLuhan 1911 1980 communications
Matthew Simmons living peak oil
Meredith Thring 1915 2006 inventor
Michael Crichton 1942 2008 writer; implications of progress in science
Michael E. Arth 1953 living urban design
Michael Rogers living New York Times Futurist; MSNBC commentator
Michael Vassar 1979 living transhumanism, technological singularity
Michio Kaku 1947 living string field theory
Nayef Al-Rodhan living transhumanist, sustainable history, singularity dignity, future geopolitics
Nicholas Negroponte 1943 living OLPC
Nikola Tesla 1856 1943 energy
Orrin H. Pilkey living critic of environmentalists
Patrick Dixon 1957 living business
Peter C. Bishop 1944 living Educator - Strategic Foresight
Peter Newman living sustainability
Peter Schwartz 1946 living China, Climate Change, Business, Technology
Phil Salin 1949 1991 cyberspace and the Internet
Ray Kurzweil 1948 living AI, transhumanism, technological singularity
Raymond Spencer Rodgers 1935 2007 telesphere, food-chain
Renzo Provinciali 1895 1981 anarchist
Richard C. Duncan living peak oil
Richard Feynman 1918 1988 physicist and inventor of nanotechnology
Richard Moran 1950 living social scientist
Richard Neville 1941 living author, reporter
Richard Slaughter living sociologist
Robert A. Heinlein 1907 1988 writer
Robert Anton Wilson 1932 2007 psychonaut
Robert Jastrow 1925 2008 NASA scientist, author, spaceflight
Robert Jungk 1913 1994 journalist
Robert Theobald 1929 1999 economics
Robin Hanson 1959 living prediction markets, singularity, transhumanism
Ross Dawson 1962 living futurist, speaker, author
Sohail Inayatullah 1958 living political scientist
Stanisław Lem 1921 2006 writer
Stephen Euin Cobb 1955 living transhumanist
Stewart Brand 1938 living cognitive science
Sydney Jay Mead 1933 living visual futurist
Terence McKenna 1946 2000 philosopher, psychonaut, speaker
Ted Nelson 1937 living writer, philosopher
Theodore Modis 1943 living business, physics
Timothy Leary 1920 1996 psychologist, psychedelics enthusiast, transhumanist, space migration, life extension
Vannevar Bush 1890 1974 analog computing
W. Warren Wagar 1932 2004 historian
Walter Greiling 1900 1986 chemist, sociologist
Warren Ellis 1968 living writer
Wendell Bell 1924 living sociology
William Gilpin 1813 1894 politician
Willis Harman 1918 1997 sociocultural evolution
Ziauddin Sardar 1951 living Muslim thought

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  1. ^ http://cliodynamics.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=124&Itemid=70