Insights · July 17th, 2022

Chief Futurist Nikolas Badmintonhas worked with many visionary and impactful companies, and associations in the United States and globally. He has provided research, consultancy, strategic foresight advice, training in foresight methods and futures design workshops.

Nikolas and the Futurist Think Tank aim to help organizations challenge their poverty of imagination, strengthen strategic planning, establish foresight and futures design, and anticipate unforeseen risks.

Take a look at some of the companies we have worked with and reach out to discuss your project or event.

Amazing Clients

Government, Associations and NGOs

United Nations, UK Home Office, Jersey Office of the Information Commissioner, Government of Canada, United Way, Government of Cayman Islands, Ellen MacArthur Foundation, Highways UK, City of Dublin (Ohio), City of Spartanburg (NC), Metro Vancouver, City of Ottawa, UNIFOR, Association of Public Sector Information Professionals, Institute of Public Administration of Canada, BC Ministry of Education, Canadian Employee Relocation Council (CERC), Kamloops Chamber of Commerce, Southern Interior Local Government Association (SILGA), York Region, City of Burnaby, City of Abbotsford, Abbotsford International Airport, Metro Vancouver, City of Penticton, City of New Westminster, Local Government Association of BC, Pictou County (NS), Fort St. John, Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Technology and Innovation, BC Premier’s Forum on Natural Resources, BC Water and Wastewater Association, Grow Canada, Safety Codes Council of Alberta, Worksafe BC, Northwind Forums (Think tank sessions in Media, Markets, and Electricity), League of Innovators, CPA Canada, Vancouver Club, Canadian Franchise Association, Coty Moguls, 

Finance, Banking and Insurance

Wells Fargo, Feedzai (A.I. Fraud detection), BMO, HSBC, TD Canada, DISCOVER, JP Morgan CHASE,  American Express, Barclays Bank, ING Direct, Canada Life, Bank of Canada, Symcor, Feedzai, Ontario Securities Commission and BC Securities Commission, National Pawnbrokers Association, Alberta Central Credit Union, First West Credit Union, Urban Systems, UNIFOR, MD Management, Bank of Canada, Ontario Securities Commission, Financial Planning Securities Commission (FPSC), Fairfax, Ontario Teachers Pension Plan ($200bn+ fund), Allstate Insurance, 

High Tech, Telco, FMCG and Healthcare

Google, Microsoft, Intel, NASA, Tektronix, TBM Council, ISACA, Apptio, IDEO, 3Q, VR/AR Global summit, SAP, Lexmark, Swept, Communitech, Canadian Cyber Threat Exchange, B-Sides, National Angel Capital Organization (NACO), Arma (Association of Records Managers and Administrators), Kijiji, Procter & Gamble, Heineken, FITC, NHS (Lothian), Eden Care Communities, Pear, Ministry of Health Saskatchewan, 3, Vodafone, O2, AT&T, US West Long Distance, Telus.

Mining, Construction and Engineering

Thales Group, Waste Management (WM), Redpath Mining, HATCH, Urban Design, National Association of Homebuilders, Nevada Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, BUILDEX, BILD, Vancouver Island Construction Association, HATCH, Knight Piésold, MINTO Group, Algonquin Power Utilities Corporation, BC Hydro, Avison Young, Polygon Homes, Strathallen, Mechanical Contractors of Western Washington State, 

Consulting and Education

Deloitte, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, KPMG, Accenture, Capgemini, Young Professionals Organization (YPO), Singularity University, University of British Columbia, BC Institute of Technology, Quest University, University of Waterloo, Simon Fraser University, UC davis, Algonquin College, RED Academy, Lighthouse Labs, IRC Global Executive Search Partners.

Agriculture and food production

Peoples Company (Land Investment Expo), ARDO, Bayer, Corteva, Real Agriculture, AdFarm. Penn State Extension, Corteva, Massey Services, Ministry of Agriculture Ontario, California Executive Seminar on Agribusiness.

Automotive, Mobility and Travel

Rolls Royce, BMW China, Transporeon, Conversion Agency, BCAA, Tourism Industry Association of Canada, Datalex, Vancouver International Airport, Greater Toronto, Airports Authority (GTAA), Abbotsford International Airport, WESTAC, Canada West Ski Areas Association, Tourism Vancouver, Northern BC Travel Association, Canadian Fuel Marketing Association.

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 Do reach out to discuss your project or event, we’d love to chat with you.

Long-term thinking

Nikolas Badminton

Nikolas is the Chief Futurist of the Futurist Think Tank. He is world-renowned futurist speaker, a Fellow of The RSA, and has worked with over 300 of the world’s most impactful companies to establish strategic foresight capabilities, identify trends shaping our world, help anticipate unforeseen risks, and design equitable futures for all. In his new book – ‘Facing Our Futures’ – he challenges short-term thinking and provides executives and organizations with the foundations for futures design and the tools to ignite curiosity, create a framework for futures exploration, and shift their mindset from what is to WHAT IF…

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