Abstract Background

MOST SIGNIFICANT FUTURES WORK

Purpose
& History

APF annual recognizes the Most Significant Futures Works for the purpose of identifying and rewarding the work of professional futurists and others whose work illuminates aspects of the future. Furthermore, APF publicly shares these projects with the public in order to educate and inform, and to showcase examples of excellent futures work. In addition to this official record, Wikipedia tracks these awards under its Futures Studies page.

The program was founded in 2007 and the first awards were made in 2008. All program winners can be viewed at-a-glance in this summary table. For the inaugural selection, only published books were eligible. Fifty-seven books were nominated. The top ten were recognized by the APF.

Abstract Background

MSFW 2022
Coming Soon