Te National Intelligence University, Oce o the Director o National Intelligence and the Center or Strategic Leadership, U.S. Army War College, established the Proteus USA as an internationalconsortium and “think tank” that promotes urther discourse, study,and research ocused on examining uncertainty, enhancing creativity,gaining oresight, and developing critical analytical and decisionmaking processes to eectively provide insight and knowledge to uturecomplex national security, military and intelligence challenges. Teorganization ocuses on the renement, development, and applicationo new and emerging “utures” concepts, methods, processes, andscenarios.
Global rends Series
Proteus supports research by several public and private organizations.Te 55 Global rends series is produced by Forecasting InternationalInc., a private think tank, as part o their ongoing research dedicatedto the identication o key trends and their integration into intolong-term planning. Forecasting International (FI) has conductedan ongoing study o the orces changing our world or almost hal a century in support o clients ranging rom General Motors to the YMCA, the Central Intelligence Agency, and the White House.
Tis publication is a work o the U.S. Government as dened in itle 17,United States Code, Section 101. As such, it is in the public domain, andunder the provisions o itle 17, United States Code, Section 105, it may not be copyrighted. Visit our website or other ree publications at: http:// www.carlisle.army.mil/proteus.Te views expressed in this monograph are those o the author and do notnecessarily reect the ocial policy or position o the Department o the Army, the Department o Deense, the Oce o the Director o NationalIntelligence, or the U.S. Government. Tis report is cleared or publicrelease; distribution is unlimited.