Join our Global Scanning Network!

We are searching for aspiring researchers and analysts with an interest in futures studies to join our Global Scanning Network (GSN) for a part-time virtual internship in Spring 2019 (1st of February 2019 – 31st of July 2019).

You will receive training in futures studies methods and get to know a diverse group of futures studies researchers based around the world. Internship positions are available in all four of our research units:

  • Future of Business and Economy
  • Future of Consumers and Retail
  • Future of Society and Governance
  • Future of People and Well-being


Read more here.



We are a leading global advisory firm in the use of futurist methods developed to solve strategic organisational challenges. Our clients include some of the world’s largest organisations.


Talks & courses

Inspire your participants with insights into the trends shaping the future — book us for inspirational talks, keynote presentations or courses on future developments.

Talks & courses


The Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies (CIFS) is a self-owned membership organisation. The member circle consists of future-oriented organisations and institutions.