CEO of proGective, foresight consulting company, Fabienne GOUX-BAUDIMENT earned a Masters in Political Science (France) and a PhD in Human and Social Foresight (Social Sciences, Roma, Italy). Futurist, she has been the founding head of the consulting firm proGective in France (Paris) since 1994. A centre of application, research and training in futures studies, proGective meets its clients’ needs (central or local governments, businesses, NGOs) by working out innovative and foresight-oriented solutions.
As an Associate Professor of Foresight and Innovation, she coordinates the curriculum “Knowledge Engineer” at ISTIA, the College of engineering of the University of Angers. She is also serving as a member of the Foresight section of the Regional Economic, Social and Environmental Council of Ile de France.
Former president of the World Futures Studies Federation (2005-2009), she is a founding member of the French Society for Foresight which she chaired from 2013 to 2016.
Author and referee of several international Journals, Fabienne is also a member of the Association of Professional Futurists and a Fellow of the World Futures Studies Federation.