How We're Using NFTs to Plant Trees at The Smart Village
How We're Using NFTs to Plant Trees at The Smart Village
Find out more about the Smart Village project: futurethinkers.org/village Participate in our very first NFT drop: futurethinkers.org/nft We're very excited to announce that on June 1 2021 we're dropping our first Smart Village NFT! If you are not familiar, NFTs stands for Non Fungible Tokens - it's
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Smart Village Update
Smart Village Update
Future Thinkers Smart Village is becoming a reality! We have found a new, large 400 acre property with the right zoning, infrastructure and everything else we could need to make the village happen. The property has a RV camp with 80 accommodation spots, a private lake, two creeks, large forest, even
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Self-Organizing Collaborative Governance Q+A with Richard D. Bartlett
Self-Organizing Collaborative Governance Q+A with Richard D. Bartlett
Our guest in this Q+A session on self-organizing governance is Richard D. Bartlett. This session was originally live-streamed on December 4th 2020.  Richard is a co-founder of a digital tool called Loomio, and of a decentralized consulting company The Hum. He is also the Director at the Enspiral Fou
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Rites of Passage Q&A with Michael Meade
Rites of Passage Q&A with Michael Meade
What rites of passage do we need in today's world? Are we  going through collective rites of passage at the moment? What is the role of mentors in today's society?  In this Q&A Michael Meade answers questions from the Future Thinkers Members.  Michael Meade is a renowned storyteller, author, and sch
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Miriam Martineau - Building an Intentional Community
Miriam Martineau - Building an Intentional Community
Our guest in this episode is Miriam Martineau, who is a counselor, teacher, and Founder of Next Step Integral. For the last 15 years she has studied and researched parenting as a spiritual practice. Miriam and her husband Stefan also lived in an intentional community called Morning Star for 10 years
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Jim Rutt - How to Transition to a GameB Society
Jim Rutt - How to Transition to a GameB Society
Our guest in this episode is Jim Rutt, a systems thinker, host of the Jim Rutt Show podcast, and former key player in several technology companies. He was also the Chairman of Santa Fe Institute, where he was working in the scientific study of consciousness and evolutionary artificial intelligence.
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Tyson Yunkaporta and Megan Kelleher - Indigenous Thinking In Times Of Transition
Tyson Yunkaporta and Megan Kelleher - Indigenous Thinking In Times Of Transition
Our guests in this episode are Tyson Yunkaporta and his wife Megan Kelleher. Tyson is the author of 'Sand Talk,' and indigenous thinker from the Apalech clan from the West Cape of Queensland, Australia. Megan is a scholar at RMIT in Melbourne, who is currently researching the connection between bloc
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Daniel Christian Wahl - Designing Regenerative Cultures
Daniel Christian Wahl - Designing Regenerative Cultures
Daniel Christian Wahl on regenerative cultures, the role of humans on planet Earth, and the importance of being in right relationship with technology, nature, and the process of life as a whole. To access to the full 2-hour interview with Daniel Christian Wahl, become a Future Thinkers Member at htt
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Nora Bateson and Joe Brewer - Earth Regeneration Q&A
Nora Bateson and Joe Brewer - Earth Regeneration Q&A
Discussion and Q&A about Earth Regeneration and Smart Villages with Nora Bateson, author and founder of the International Bateson Institute, Joe Brewer, founder of the Earth Regenerators Study Group, and Future Thinkers Community members. Show notes: http://www.futurethinkers.org/130 Learn more abou
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Future Thinkers Smart Village on The Stoa
Future Thinkers Smart Village on The Stoa
This is a replay of the Future Thinkers interview and Q&A on The Stoa hosted by Peter N Limberg. Future Thinkers Smart Village is a place that combines technological innovation, creativity, personal development, education, regenerative agriculture, and community – located in a beautiful mountain val
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Richard Perkins - Regenerative Revolution: How Permaculture Can Save Failing Food Systems
Richard Perkins - Regenerative Revolution: How Permaculture Can Save Failing Food Systems
In this episode of our Regenerative Series, our guest is Richard Perkins - a farmer, educator and expert on regenerative agriculture. He is the co-owner of Ridgedale Permaculture, one of the few profitable Permaculture farms on the planet. Richard is dedicated to restoring ecosystems and educating p
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Nora Bateson - How To Heal a Disintegrating Society
Nora Bateson - How To Heal a Disintegrating Society
We invited Nora Bateson back on the show for another sensemaking conversation. Nora Bateson is an award-winning filmmaker, writer, educator, and the President of the International Bateson Institute. We wanted to hear her views on the current disintegration of societal systems, and how to navigate th
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Joe Brewer - Regenerating the Earth
Joe Brewer - Regenerating the Earth
We invited Joe Brewer on the show again as part of our regenerative series. We had him last year, and we talked about cultural evolution and designing regenerative cultures. Since then Joe moved to a rural community in Colombia, started the Earth Regenerators Study Group, and wrote a new book.  In t
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Bonnitta Roy - Human Flourishing in Times of Turmoil
Bonnitta Roy - Human Flourishing in Times of Turmoil
Bonnitta Roy is back on our show for the second time. She is so tuned into what's going on in the world, and we always have so much to talk about with her. She is an award-winning author, philosopher, insight guide and international trainer, who’s focusing on building greater capacities for human se
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James Ehrlich - Regenerative Villages
James Ehrlich - Regenerative Villages
With this episode we are starting a podcast series about regenerative smart village design, where we are featuring notable people in the areas of regenerative cultures, self-sustaining communities, smart villages, etc. Our first guest in this series is James Ehrlich, the founder of Regen Villages. R
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Donald Hoffman - Do We See Reality As It Is?
Donald Hoffman - Do We See Reality As It Is?
Our guest in this episode is Donald Hoffman, a cognitive psychologist who studies consciousness, visual perception and evolutionary psychology using mathematical models and psychophysical experiments. Donald is the author of several books, the latest one being The Case Against Reality. In this inter
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Jamie Wheal Q&A
Jamie Wheal Q&A
Jamie Wheal answers questions in a Q&A session with Future Thinkers Members, streamed on March 3rd 2020.  Jamie Wheal is a researcher and writer in the field of human potential, peak performance, and flow states. He is the co-author of the book “Stealing Fire” and director of Flow Genome Project. Re
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Consequences of COVID-19 Pandemic
Consequences of COVID-19 Pandemic
This is the 2nd livestream we did on the second-order effects of coronavirus on society, politics, and economy. The recording is from March 13, so some of the things we talk about here have already happened, or are happening right now in the world. Links And Resources Mentioned In This Episode: Con
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Joe Brewer Q&A
Joe Brewer Q&A
Joe Brewer's work is centred around regenerative cultures. He travels around the world, studying different practices that contribute to the regeneration of the environment and communities. This is the audio version of the Q&A streamed on February 11th. Q&A replay: https://youtu.be/t10mtKAjgo4 SIGN U
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Bonnitta Roy - Collective Insight Practices
Bonnitta Roy - Collective Insight Practices
Our guest in this episode is Bonnitta Roy, an author, philosopher, and teacher who’s focusing on building greater capacities for human sense-making. We talk about collective insight practices, ego deconstruction and shadow work in group setting,  the insights into the nature of the mind, and redisco
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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic
In this episode we are discussing the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, the kinds of effects it is having on global systems, what kinds of societal changes and opportunities arise from it, and how individual can cope with this increasingly difficult situation. Resources: COVID-19: The Basics You Nee
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Derek Sivers - How To Live
Derek Sivers - How To Live
In Part 2 of our interview with writer, programmer and entrepreneur Derek Sivers, we talk about daily practices for increasing self-knowledge and many different ways in which people can thrive and find fulfilment. Show notes: http://www.futurethinkers.org/117 BECOME A FUTURE THINKERS MEMBER Get acce
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Derek Sivers - Hell Yeah or No
Derek Sivers - Hell Yeah or No
Our guest in this episode is Derek Sivers, a writer, programmer, entrepreneur and former owner of CD Baby, an online store for independent musicians. We've been waiting to do this interview for a long time, and when Derek re-emerged with the plan to publish three books after a few reclusive years, w
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Ken Wilber - The Flaws of Integral Theory
Ken Wilber - The Flaws of Integral Theory
In the last part of our interview with Ken Wilber we discuss the potential flaws of Integral Theory and Integral movement, as well as the problem of charismatic leaders who have a lot of unchecked shadow material. Show notes: http://www.futurethinkers.org/kenwilber ===FUTURE THINKERS MEMBERS PORTAL=
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