2005, Univ. of Oxford, UK
(2005, University of Oxford UK; www.oxfordmartin.ox.ac.uk).
Founded by James Martin, a respected author or co-author of more than 100 books, including The Meaning of the 21st Century A Vital Blueprint for Ensuring Our Future
(2006). An interdisciplinary research community of over 300 scholars working to address the most pressing global challenges and opportunities of the 21st century, via four core themes: health and medicine; energy and environment; technology and society; and ethics and governance. Sponsor of the Oxford Martin Commission for Future Generations, which published Now for the Long Term (Dec 2013, 85p; download free). Director: Ian Goldin.