Create a rich, diverse set of possible scenarios for the long-term future. 

Study the more robust scenarios and the critical factors of success within them for an individual, a company, a nation, and the world. 

Experience a venue allowing a rich exchange of views and creativity within an international, multidisciplinary, networked organisation. 

Establish a rich communication network regarding important issues of the future, to improve the awareness of concerned people and organisations. 

Be a resource centre for organisations and institutions dedicated to studying the future, while providing analytical tools and strategies for shorter-term decision-making in a rapidly changing world.