About the speaker

About the speaker [John A. Sweeney]


John A. Sweeny
Senior Research Fellow, Westminster International University, Tashkent


John is an award-winning futurist whose professional experience spans 45 countries on five continents. He has worked with numerous universities, international development and humanitarian aid agencies, nonprofit foundations, Fortune 500 companies, and educational and cultural organizations, such as the Asia Development Bank, Oxfam, INTERPOL, NESTA, The Joint Research Centre of the European Commission, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, and numerous UN agencies. John is a member of the World Futures Studies Federation and the Association of Professional Futurists. He currently serves as the Co-Editor of World Futures Review: A Journal of Strategic Foresight. John tweets on trends, emerging issues, and all things postnormal at @aloha_futures.

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