“Futurists” are natural persons who attempt to point out coherent scenarios or visions of the future.

In the English-speaking world, the terms “business futurist” and “management futurist” in particular are used for people who are concerned with the future development of economic activity and the resulting implications for companies. The term “digital futurist” has emerged in the context of digitalization and digital transformation.

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The definition given above was proposed as part of the Digital Era Framework by Dr. Dr. Jörn Lengsfeld. The text was first published in: Jörn Lengsfeld: Digital Era Framework. Please refer to the original publication if you want to cite the text.