FT Future Forum

An authoritative space for business leaders to share ideas, build relationships and develop solutions to future challenges.

 
 
 
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Membership benefits

 

LEARN

An intellectual sanctuary which offers senior executives a break from the blinkers of operational focus and allows space to develop a wider strategic business mindset through exclusive insights focusing on the big issues facing businesses.

CONNECT

An opportuity to build a highly influential network of senior leaders from across the business spectrum through structured networking sessions that encourage practical cross-sector knowledge share.

LEAD

Members have access to tailored reports and resources summarising the events and encapsulating key take-outs, enabling them to be thought leaders in their businesses.

 

members include

 
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Equiniti
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“The topics reflect the diversity of business and leadership we face today. Combined with high quality speakers provides attendees with thought provoking insights relevant to our organizations and individuals careers.”
Member of the Future Forum

“Effective and time efficient way to step outside of your day to day working habits and look at things from a different angle.”
Member of the Future Forum

 

26

corporate
companies

14

industry
sectors

8

events
per year

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upcoming events

 

Exclusive Interview with Marc Randolph, Co-Founder and the First CEO of Netflix

Tim Bradshaw, Global Technology Correspondent in conversation with Marc Randolph, Co-Founder and the First CEO of Netflix.

23 September 2019
London

What Big Business can Learn from Startups

John Thornhill, FT Innovation Editor with Allan Leighton, Chairman of the Co-operative Group and Sahar Hashemi OBE, Co-founder of Coffee Republic and Author of Switched On.

10 October 2019
London

Geopolitics: Forecasting the World in 2020

Anne-Sylvaine Chassany, FT World News Editor with Professor Ngaire Woods, Dean of the Blavatnik School of Government Edward Luce, FT US National Editor.

21 November 2019
London

World class speakers

Bill Gates
Kofi Annan
Ana Botin DBE
Mark Carney
Jimmy Wales
Ginni Rometty
Demis Hassabis

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About the Future Forum

 

Following consultation with influential business leaders, the FT saw a need to challenge senior executives by providing a wider understanding of the political, economic, social and technological developments that will affect businesses in years to come. 

Members take part in a monthly events programme, designed and curated by senior FT editors and commentators, which feature world-class speakers. Supporting reports and guides can be shared across members’ businesses. The events and supporting materials are designed to equip senior executives with a sharper strategic outlook to face challenges of the future.

In 2020, the Future Forum will launch a business Think Tank to explore undercurrents and emerging trends seek to define, explore and solve the biggest challenges businesses will face in years to come.  

The Future Forum think tank will invite experts from member companies to contribute in workshops and consultations. This will feed into reports, and will be shared throughout the global leadership community.