Thought Pieces

Smart Living (including IoT)


Security, safety and trustworthiness in smart living. Co-Authored paper for IAAC looking at Smart Living. A project to look at the Internet of Things emphasising the human perspective, the potential gain for the quality of life to many and at the same time exploring the cybersecurity and technological risk.

Co-Authored with Nigel Jones CEO IAAC (Information ssurance Advisory Council) (2016) Available for download here

Data – Big Data & Privacy

Making Sense of the Chaos – From Data Mining to Data Meaning

Research contributor and thinking partner on a paper discussing Big Data and the opportunities it brings for both businesses and consumers, and how Philips Design is innovating with data to find new insights and bring value and meaning to people.

Philips Design 2012 (Remco Timmer, Nick Price, Paul Gardien and Jeanne de Bont). Available for download here

Foresight and Technology

Bridging the Gap between Technological Possibilities and People:: Involving People in the Early Phases of Technology Development

Co-authored paper with Stefanie Un on involving people, not necessarily experts but potential futures users, in the exploration of technology change

Stefanie Un and Nick Price (2007). Bridging the gap between technological possibilities and people. Technological Forecasting and Social Change 74 (9) p. 1758-1772. Abstract and whole article purchase here

Futures Research

Towards the Evolutions and Revolutions in Futures Research.

Paper on the potential evolution and revolution of future research developed for ESOMAR (European Society for Opinion and Market Research)

Co-Authored paper Marco Bevolo and Nick Price. Award-nominated article ESOMAR Brand Matters 2006. Available for download here

Articles for Association of Professional Futurists

Designing for Utopia

Review of London Design Biennale 2016 production on Utopias and Dystopias at Somerset House. Produced for Asssociation of Professional Futurists Compass Magazine

Available for download here

Making a Misstopia

Thought piece on distraction of ‘Utopia’ and ‘Dystopia’ labels. First blogged and then published in Asssociation of Professional Futurists Compass Magazine

Available for download here

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