How we will work and live in the future

What will our immediate and distant futures look like? Which current trends will solidly entrench themselves in the future, shaping our lives in ten or twenty years time? Of course we can't precisely predict how we will shape our future – as individuals or as a society, at work or in our private lives – nevertheless, patterns and trends do emerge that give us a sense of direction.

An acknowledged expert on the future is Prof. Dr. Horst W. Opaschowski, who has been involved in scientifically studying future developments in our society.

A summary of the presentation for the Hays-Forum 2011 is available for download (in German only). The files are provided in PDF format for your convenience. Please note that you will need the free Adobe® Acrobat® Reader® program to open these files on your computer.