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Karl Schroeder

  • Masters
  • Senior Foresight Strategist
  • Idea Couture
  • 3PublicationsNumber of items in Karl's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 16Followers

Recent publications

  • “Safety Glass:” Presenting Foresight Findings as Fiction

    • Schroeder K
  • Open Source Biotechnology Platforms for Global Health and Development : Two Case Studies

    • Masum H
    • Schroeder K

Professional experience

Senior Foresight Strategist

Idea Couture

June 2013 - Present

Scenario designer and facilitator

Economic Futures of Ontario

August 2011 - September 2012(a year)

Scenario designer, facilitator and speaker

2020 Media Futures project

August 2010 - August 2011(a year)


Master of Design in Strategic Foresight and Innovation

Ontario College of Art and Design

September 2009 - October 2011(2 years)

Research interests

Foresight and innovation


I was born and raised in Manitoba, Canada, and moved to Toronto in 1986. After a successful career as an author, with nine published novels translated into as many languages, I went back to school in 2009 to complete a Masters degree in Strategic Foresight and Innovation at OCAD University. I am currently working as an author and futurist.

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