Founding Partners


Swisscom Swisscom develops future scenarios and future product ideas for Swisscom Group based upon a broad knowledge of technological and social trends. In this context the European Futurists Conference Lucerne is an interesting platform for considering new perspective and for gaining complementary insights into future issues. Based on this consideration Swisscom supports the European Futurists Conference Lucerne as a founding partner.

SQS - Swiss Association for Quality and Management Systems

SQS SQS was established in 1983 as one of the world's first organisations for certification of management systems in the areas of quality, environment, occupational safety and health protection. Today it is active internationally and is the leading organisation in Switzerland with around 65% of market share.
The mission of the SQS is based on providing customers with auditing and training on the path to sustainable success. It is through its support of sustainable success that the SQS pursues similar objectives to those of the European Futurists Conference Lucerne. It is for this reason that SQS considers the objectives and values of the European Futurists Conference Lucerne as worthy of support.

City of Lucerne

  The city and the canton of Lucerne welcome the European Futurists Conference Lucerne. It offers an unique platform for thinking and creating the future in Europe. Lucerne is not only fascinating for its attractive location, but also because it has the most modern facilities. We are committed to attracting outstanding congresses like the European Futurists Conference Lucerne.


Moderningmoderning stands for an interdisciplinary concept of futurology. We detect signals and trends in the market and work with our customers on relevant scenarios to make the future happen. So they get decision-making principles for a successful innovation strategy which is ready to be implemented. As a founding partner, we support the European Futurists Conference Lucerne as a forum which points the way ahead in the discussion and the dynamic development of customer-oriented solutions.

Stiftung für Zukunftsfragen - an Initiative of British American Tobacco

Stiftung für ZukunftsfragenThe Stiftung für Zukunftsfragen of British American Tobacco promotes the scientific debate on issues determining our future and further approaches to the sustained resolution of future social issues. It continues the independent and acclaimed research work performed by the BAT Freizeit-Forschungsinstitut which was found in 1979 by Prof. Dr. Horst W. Opaschowski. With this engagement, the company wants to provide reassurance for the future and help to shape the future. The foundation acts as an interface between science, economics, media and politics. For many important opinion leaders, the foundation's future research has provided support for political and social decision-making processes for decades. Dr. Ulrich Reinhardt, General Manager, regarding the foundation's engagement at the European Futurists Conference: "Creating and shaping the future we have to think as Europeans. Therefore our foundation is delighted to join and support the European Futurists Conference."


We are affiliated with the following leading future organisations:

FMGTransFutureManagement Group AG, Germany



TransZukunftsinstitut Horx GmbH, Germany/Austria

Finland Futures Research Center

TransFinland Futures Research Centre, Finland




ROOSTransROOS, Office for Cultural Innovation,  Switzerland

Z_PUnktTransZ_Punkt The Foresight Company, Germany

Institute for Future StudiesTransInstitute for Futures Studies, Sweden

Shaping TomorrowTrans Shaping Tomorrow, UK

Infinite FuturesTransInfinite Futures, UK



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