World Future Society (1966, Chicago; founder Edward Cornish; www.worldfuture.org/)
WFS is an international community of futurists and future thinkers. Through publications, global summits, and advisory roles to world leaders in business and government, WFS was an early pioneer in futures studies.
The organization is supported by membership dues, sponsorships, events, and collaborations with educational institutions, media, science museums, and business organizations worldwide.
Leadership: Julie Friedman Steele, Chair and CEO