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Explore multimedia content, featuring varied perspectives from around the world and commentary by Stanford experts. Direct the depth, pace and timing of your learning.

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Join a diverse group of 40 Worldview participants for an immersive 3 day experience. Interact with Stanford faculty and meet Bay Area innovators on the frontiers of change.

Forces Shaping Our Future

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Forces shaping our future
Navigating a complex, uncertain world requires staying abreast of multiple forces: social, economic, and political shifts; scientific and technological advances; and environmental issues.

Apply Now for The Future of Food: Scenario Planning Training (Deadline: August 3, 2015)

Upcoming Courses 

The Science of Decision Making

Course Starts May 18, 2015

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The Science of Decision Making

How does the latest research in neuroscience, psychology, and behavioral economics help us model, influence and improve decision making?

Course Starts May 18, 2015

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The Future of Food: Scenario Planning Training

Course Starts August 10, 2015

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The Future of Food: Scenario Planning Training

Explore sources of change, risk, and resilience in the global food system, then develop a set of scenarios about the future of food, guided by seasoned scenario practitioners.

Course Starts August 10, 2015

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Behind and Beyond Big Data

Course Starts Sept 21, 2015

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Behind and Beyond Big Data

Big data is more than the increase in data itself.  How will big data evolve, create new knowledge and value, and shift power and influence in the world?

Course Starts Sept 21, 2015

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Environmental Risk and Resilience

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Environmental Risk and Resilience

What are we learning about rapid environmental changes, their likely impacts, and emerging strategies for mitigation and adaptation? 

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Designed for Decision Makers

Designed for Decision Makers

Our participants make and shape strategic decisions in corporate, government and nonprofit organizations. They represent a variety of functions and share a deep curiosity about the world.

An Integrated Stanford Experience

An Integrated Stanford Experience

Develop new insights through a novel blend of online and in-person interactions with Stanford experts, local innovators, and a small, diverse group of participants.

Keep Learning

Keep Learning

Acquire the foundations, frameworks, and perspectives to inform your decisions and inspire further inquiry. Access online course materials for six weeks before and after coming to Stanford and get ongoing updates about relevant research and insights.

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Calendar

Full Calendar

January 1, 2015 - August 3, 2015
The Future of Food: Scenario Planning Training: Accepting Applications
January 1, 2015 - September 21, 2015
Behind and Beyond Big Data: Accepting Applications
July 7 - 10, 2015
The Science of Decision Making: Come to Stanford

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Each course is limited to 40 participants. Apply Now

Online and On Campus, an Innovative Educational Experience for Decision Makers

We concentrate on exploring big-picture topics through an interdisciplinary lens, rather than on mastering technical, management or leadership skills. Both approaches are essential to meet today's challenges.

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What people are saying about Worldview Stanford

John Hennessy

John Hennessy

Stanford University is committed to developing solutions to global challenges with partners in industry, government and philanthropy. Through Worldview Stanford, we hope to learn more about these challenges from the decision makers who face them every day, while sharing the best of our research and insights with leaders who can put them into action.

John Hennessy

President, Stanford University

Peter Schwartz

Peter Schwartz

We need a new 21st century literacy to build successful enterprises, craft public policy, and strengthen civil society. The well of relevant knowledge at Stanford is very deep, and Worldview’s broad, long-term perspectives will help decision makers prepare for an inevitably turbulent and uncertain world.

Peter Schwartz

Senior Vice President, Global Government Relations and Strategic Planning, Salesforce.com