Professor Paul Saffo
Paul Saffo, Ph.D.
is a forecaster with over two decades experience exploring the
dynamics of large-scale, long-term change. He teaches forecasting at
Stanford University and chairs the Future Studies and Forecasting track
at Singularity University.
Paul is also a non-resident Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council and a Fellow of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences. He serves on a variety of not-for-profit boards including the Long Now Foundation, and the Bay Area Council Economic Institute. His essays have appeared in a wide range of publications including The Harvard Business Review, Fortune, Foreign Policy, Wired, The Los Angeles Times, Newsweek, The New York Times, and the Washington Post.
Paul authored Six Rules for Effective Forecasting
He holds degrees from Harvard College, Cambridge University, and Stanford University.
Watch Paul Saffo: We’re On the Edge of an Analogue Revolution and Paul Saffo: What Is a Futurist? Read What Will Be The Place Of Humans In A World Occupied By An Exponentially Growing Population Of Autonomous Machines and Paul Saffo: ‘We have willingly made ourselves like tagged bears’. Read his LinkedIn profile and Wikipedia profile. Follow his Twitter feed.