Stuart Candy, Arup

Stuart Candy is a Senior Foresight and Innovation Specialist at Arup, Adjunct Professor at California College of the Arts, and Research Fellow of The Long Now Foundation. He investigates the intersection of forward thinking, media, activism, and design.

Stuart Candy, a.k.a. the sceptical futuryst, is a designer, consultant, writer, educator, and activist. He is currently Senior Foresight and Innovation Specialist at the design and engineering firm Arup, and Adjunct Professor in the Design Strategy MBA at California College of the Arts in San Francisco. He became the first Research Fellow of the Long Now Foundation in 02006. Stuart received his PhD in Political Science from the University of Hawaii at Manoa for work on experiential scenarios, an approach to immersive storytelling at the intersection of futures, design, and politics. Originally from Australia, he also holds an LLB and a BA in the history and philosophy of science from the University of Melbourne.

Co-sponsored by Berkeley Center for New Media
http://bcnm.berkeley.edu

Contact: Elizabeth Goodman, egoodman@ischool.berkeley.edu