field guides for the next economy


We give you rocket fuel for the brain.

We show you how the world is getting better.

We help organisations navigate the future.


We're a group of scientists, artists, researchers and entrepreneurs that believes science and technology are creating a world that is more peaceful, transparent and abundant. We’re determined to share that story.

We create dynamic, entertaining presentations, designed to make people think differently. We also curate amazing stories about scientific breakthroughs and good news from every corner of the planet, and send them to thousands of people around the world via our email newsletter. 

Our expertise ranges from political economy, biology and mathematics to music, philosophy and design. We use our diverse knowledge and skills to provide unexpected perspectives on the story of the human race in the 21st century.

Our mission is to foster intelligent, optimistic thinking about the future, and to empower people to contribute to it.

mind-expanding talks


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“An amazing ability to put the biggest global challenges in perspective.”

Claire Rogers | CEO, World Vision Australia

world-class speakers


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“Mind-provoking insights into future opportunities and effective innovation”

Jurgen Stock | Secretary General, INTERPOL

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“How many email newsletters leave you feeling sincerely inspired about the potential of the human race? If you're not already reading it, OH MY GOD why aren't you reading it?!?”

Katie Gertsch, British Columbia, Canada


“A magic combination of vivid imagery, humour, statistics and soundscapes that conveys powerful messages, and challenges you to think again about the world.”

Peter Tullin | Co-Founder, REMIX Summits