Dr. Claire A. Nelson
Integral Development Engineer, Futurist, Social Entrepreneur
& White House Champion of Change
Dr. Claire Nelson is the Ideation Leader of The Futures Forum, a thought leadership practice which promotes and conducts strategic foresight and integral development consulting, with a particular interest in global challenges. She is also Ideation Leader and President of the Board for Development Foresight Institute, a think-do tank based in the Caribbean.
Since founding the Futures Forum in 2006, she has convened/facilitated several public fora on strategic foresight including Caribbean Vision 2020; the inaugural Youth Forum of the World Future Society; the African Futures Program of the African American Unity Caucus (AAUC), and a Special Youth Dialogue on the Future at the Inter-American Development Bank. A Member of the International Editorial Board of the World Future Society, she also serves as a Member of the Board of the Sustainability Division of the Institute of Industrial Engineers.