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Institute for the Future (IFTF) is an independent, nonprofit 501(c)(3) strategic research and educational organization celebrating nearly 50 years of forecasting experience. The core of its work is identifying emerging trends and discontinuities that will transform global society and the global marketplace. Institute for the Future’s generates the foresight needed to create insights that lead to action and spans a broad territory of deeply transformative futures, from health and health care to technology, the workplace, learning, and human identity. As an educational organization, IFTF strives to comply with fair-use standards and publish only materials in the public domain under the Creative Commons 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). Institute for the Future is based in Palo Alto, California.

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