Strategic Foresight and Innovation (SFI) News Archive

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 3:45pm
OCAD U Grad Students create "ROBART" - a robotics-based science activity kit for high school students in Guyana.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 11:00am
Join us for this year's slate of Dean's Café events, a monthly social for graduate students to speak with each other and the Dean of...
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 3:45pm
Jad Al Rabbaa (Digital Futures, MDes 2019) Presents his research project, "MRsive" at HCII 2019
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 3:45pm
Multitalented illustrator, designer, dancer, animator and instructor talks about her big move into an animation career, via @ucberkeley
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 11:15am
OCAD University is hosting an event to celebrate the outcomes of UNESCO’s Futures Literacy Lab, June 27 to 29, 2019 at its waterfront...
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 11:30am
OCAD University congratulates its graduate Strategic Foresight and Innovation students with winning five awards presented by The...
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 6:30am
Since the RSD5 Symposium (Relating Systems Thinking and Design) was held at OCAD University 2016, Dr. Peter Jones has been engaged as a...
Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 2:15pm
Graduating students from each of the 7 Graduate programs were recognized for their high academic standards, creativity and mastery of...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 5:00pm
On April 2nd 2019, four OCAD U Graduate students presented their research in three minutes or less
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
OCAD community raises just under $5000 to assist in rebuilding the Tahltan Nation Community
Thursday, November 22, 2018
The Relating Systems Thinking and Design Symposium (RSD) is an annual international gathering of academics, researchers, and practitioners...
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 4:30pm
Q & A with Morgan Sea about her design of the CBC Arts logo with references to trans history (and CBC history) — plus paintings, books...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 2:45pm
Quinn's simplistic line style t-shirt designs promote awareness surrounding breast health while exploring the representation of women's...
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 4:00pm
Graduate Studies Funding Opportunity
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 2:15pm
The Hult Prize is a global business case competition that challenges today’s young leaders to think beyond profit to consider people and...
Monday, March 26, 2018
The deadline for the first competition for the new OCAD University Graduate Student Travel Fund is March 26, 2018.
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 2:00pm
Kyoko Ariyoshi from SFI was invited to do a presentation at Florida Atlantic University in Florida, in a Master of Fine Arts class.
Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 5:30pm
Team Fleet, OCAD U's Hult Prize Regional Semi-Finalists Compete at York University
Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 9:00am
Official Announcement of the Winners from the OCAD U Campus Pitch Competition
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 11:15am
Dr. Peter Jones announces chapter publications from earlier this year.
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
The presidents of Toronto’s four universities – OCAD University, the University of Toronto, York University and Ryerson University – have...
Friday, June 2, 2017
On Friday, June 2, OCAD University hosted Steve Orsini, Ontario’s Secretary of the Cabinet, Head of the Public Service and Clerk of the...
Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 1:30pm
Building on the successful Studio Summit 1 held in Copenhagen in August 2014, the Resilience Design Lab at OCAD University in collaboration...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 5:15pm
The Honourable Kirsty Duncan and Adam Vaughan, MP for Spadina–Fort York, met with President Sara Diamond and members of OCAD University’s...
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Strategic Foresight and Innovation alumna Madeline Ashby (MDes '11) was selected as a finalist for CBC Books Canada Reads 2017
Friday, February 3, 2017
Students from the Strategic Foresight and Innovation (SFI) graduate program and the Digital Futures (DFI) program are on their way to the...
Thursday, January 5, 2017
The World Futures Studies Federation has just released the first edition of its new publication, Human Futures, with art direction by SFI...
Sunday, January 1, 2017
The Hult Prize @ OCAD University congratulates Team Sage on their success at the campus qualifying competition. Sage is a mobile education...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 4:45pm
In 2016, OCAD University partnered with the Globe and Mail Report on Business to publish a series of six op-eds titled “By Design,”...
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 4:00am
The OCAD U/Globe and Mail summer series “By Design” continues with an op-ed written by Sarah Tranum and Alia Weston, leaders of the Minor...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 4:00am
Congratulations to Amy Satterthwaite (MDes ’16), soon to be a Strategic Foresight and Innovation (SFI) graduate, for being selected as “L
Friday, December 18, 2015 - 5:00am
Professor Stuart Candy's article in The Economist's annual print/app/online look at the year ahead, "The World in 2016...
Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 5:00am
Madeleine Ashby, graduate of the Strategic Foresight and Innovation program, was recently featured in the Arts and Culture section of the...
Monday, November 2, 2015 - 5:00am
Stuart Candy of the Situation Lab was commissioned by Elections Ontario to host an Electoral Futures event on September 26
Friday, October 23, 2015 - 4:00am
Strategic Foresight Alumni Featured in Biomimicry Story
Friday, September 18, 2015 - 4:00am
Strategic Foresight and Innovation Team Finalist in Cities of Tomorrow Competition
Friday, July 31, 2015 - 4:00am
SFI students and faculty received high praise at the Association of Professional Futurists conference in San Francisco in July. OCAD...
Monday, March 16, 2015 - 7:00pm
Students from OCAD U’s Strategic Foresight and Innovation (SFI) Master’s program pulled off an impressive feat: They edged out competitors...
Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 5:00am
The CRRF Awards of Excellence awarded honourable mention to OCAD U’s SFI program’s “Designing Diversity” practice as an exemplary...
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 3:45pm
Incoming Strategic Foresight & Innovation (SFI) MDes student ​​ Kazi Monirul Kabir has been awarded the prestigious Brand Leadership...
Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 3:30pm
Students from OCAD University’s Strategic Foresight & Innovation (SFI) graduate program picked up four awards at the Association of...
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 4:45pm
A team composed of OCAD University Strategic Foresight and Innovation (SFI) students Ryan Church and Nihal Ahmed made it to the shortlist...