51 Personae | How to think about Future? 如何思考未来?

2017-01-10 51人 定海桥 定海桥

Starting from a recall of his meeting with the prominent futurist Alvin Toffler 34 years ago, Mr Miao is going to share with you his understanding of the future study, why and how we should think more about the 'future' today, based on his life-long career as a business and technology intelligence professional.


Jan 14, 2017 (Saturday)

14:00 to 16:00


下午2点 - 4点


Eighth Floor,

Institute of Scientific and Technical 

Information of Shanghai,
265 Yongfu Road



Note: This discussion will be conducted in English.


* Number of participants: 50 Registration required

 51Personae - Miao Qihao 缪其浩 

Miao Qihao 缪其浩


Former deputy director of the Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of Shanghai (ISTIS), Miao Qihao is a 1982 graduate of the Physics Department of Fudan University. He received an MS degree in Scienti c and Technical Information in 1985, and in 1989 he studiedfor one year at Science Policy Research Unit of Sussex University (UK), after which he returned to China. He was a young man when he attended aclosed-door meeting at SSTII on Alvin Toffler’s book, The Third Wave, during Alvin Toffler’s trip to China in 1983. 


51人 抢先看

In the 51 Personae event, Miao will depart from his encounter with Toffler over 34 years ago and reflect on the expansion in the field of information technology in the intervening years, and on how it has affected the way we discuss the ‘future’. 



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