3.4.7 Futures Wheel

When you’ve identified relevant drivers, Signals and Megatrends relevant to your interests, a Futures Wheel can be helpful in starting the process of thinking of consequences in a creative way. In several rounds of structured brainstorming, a group develops different development paths that originate from an event or a trend.
Participants first discuss the conceivable first-order effects of a certain driver before moving onto second and third order consequences.

The Corresponding Tools and Application Worksheet helps you by providing a template to fill out.