Peter Hayward's scientific contributions

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The Polak Game (aka "Where Do You Stand?") is a classic workshop and classroom game in the futures field. It provides a user-friendly structure for facilitating far-reaching conversation among foresight students and clients, introducing "images of the future" as a basic property of both cultures and individuals, and so helping pave the way for more...
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This article describes the origins and uses of a classroom and workshop activity called "The Polak Game" or "Where do you Stand?". Over a dozen years of use to date, the game has provided a user-friendly structure for facilitating quite far-reaching conversation among foresight students and clients. Duration is flexible, but typically runs 30-60 mi...

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... Dator, 2009;Fergnani & Song, 2020) and futures games (e.g. Bontoux, Bengtsson, Rosa, & Sweeney, 2016;Hayward & Candy, 2017). Additionally, it is further corroborated by the active use of images of the futures in represented, simulated, or artifact-based form, front and center, in futures and foresight activities as explained by the above literature. ...