New WFSF Fellows Announced

On the 25th February 2017 the Executive Board put out a Call for Applications from suitably qualified WFSF Members to apply to become WFSF Fellows. 

The WFSF Felllowship is an honorary title, and higher status of WFSF membership, that recognises your significant contribution to the field of futures studies and/or the organisation.

As a result of the outstanding calibre of the applications we are happy to announce that we are awarding Fifteen (15) new WSFS Fellowships IN 2017. 

All the new Fellows far exceeded the minimum requirements set out in the current WFSF Constitution (2009)

"Members of the Federation may be nominated as Fellows in recognition of their contributions to the field of futures studies and/or to the work of the Federation:

- if they are recognised in the futures studies field as active professionals,

- if they have made an original contribution to the knowledge base of futures studies, and

- if they have been members of the Federation for at least five consecutive years."

New WFSF Fellows awarded by the Executive Board on 22nd March 2017

BAENA-PAZ, Guillermina MEXICO
BURKE, Robert AUSTRALIA
CANDY, Stuart USA
CORSI, Patrick BELGIUM
DIAN, Natalie SWEDEN
FULLER, Ted UK
KLISANIN, Dana USA
LOMBARDO, Tom USA
MICIC, Pero GERMANY
OVERLAND, Erik NORWAY (President)
SONG, Mei-Mei TAIWAN
VAHIDI MOTTI, Victor IRAN (Director)
VAN LEEMPUT, Maya BELGIUM
WHEELWRIGHT, Verne USA
WRIGHT, David Lindsay AUSTRALIA

 

In due course the new Fellows will be integrated into the list below making a total of 45 WFSF Fellows. 

WFSF Fellows in good standing prior to New Fellows awards on 22nd March 2017 

1. ALONSO-CONCHEIRO, Antonio
 MEXICO (President Iberam Chapter)
2. BACKSTRAND, Goran
 SWEDEN (Secretary-General, 1981-1983)
3. BELL, Wendell
 USA
4. BESTUZHEV-LADA, Igor
 RUSSIA (Founding Member, 1967)
5. BEZOLD, Clement
 USA
6. BISHOP, Peter 
USA
7. CHEN, Kuo-Hua; TAIWAN
8. DATOR, Jim USA (Ex President 1990-1993, ex-Secretary General 1983-1990)
9. GALTUNG Johan NORWAY/FRANCE (Founding Member, ex-President 1974-1977)
10. GIDLEY, Jennifer – AUSTRALIA (ex-President 2009-2017)
11. GOUX-BAUDIMENT, Fabienne FRANCE (President 2005-2009)
12. GROFF, Linda USA
13. INAYATULLAH, Sohail AUSTRALIA
14. JONES, Christopher Burr USA (ex-Secretary General 2001-2005)
15. KAPOOR, Rakesh INDIA (Director 2009-2014)
16. KATO, Hidetoshi, JAPAN (Founding Member, 1967)
17. LLOYD, Bruce UK
18. MALITZA, Mircea ROMANIA (Founding Member, 1972)
19. MASINI, Eleaonora Barbieri 
ITALY (President 1981-1990, Secretary-General 1975-1981)
20. MENCKE-GLÜCKERT, Peter GERMANY (Secretary-General 1974-1975)
21. METTLER, Peter GERMANY
22. MILLER, Riel FRANCE
23. NOVÁKY, Erzsébet HUNGARY
24. SCHULTZ, Wendy UK
25. SERRA del PINO, Jordi SPAIN
26. SLAUGHTER, Richard AUSTRALIA (ex-President 2001-2005)
27. STEVENSON, Tony AUSTRALIA (ex-President 1997-2001, ex-Secretary General 1993-1997)
28. VAN STEENBERGEN, Bart THE NETHERLANDS (Founding Member)
29. VILLANUEVA, Cesar THE PHILIPPINES (ex-Secretary General 1997-2001)
30. YAMAGUCHI, Kaoru JAPAN