World Future Forum is spearheaded by the F​uture Institute Research Center (FIRC) and its members.
The FIRC, a branch of the Future Institute Concept Schools, plans and conducts rigorous research, disseminates the findings leading to data driven decision making and supports graduate student research.
Research is conducted by a national team of highly qualified research fellows focused on transition, college and career success.

Radhi H. Al-Mabuk, Ph.D.

Director of Future Institute Research Center

Professor of Educational Psychology & Foundations University of Northern Iowa

Carmen Gioiosa, Ed.D.

Research Fellow for the Future Institute Research Center

D. Antonio Cantù, Ph.D.

Host of Future Insight

Professor and Chairperson Department of Teacher Education Bradley University

Mabel Okojie, Ph.D.

Research Fellow for the Future Institute Research Center

Professor at Mississippi State University

Ireti Alao, Ph.D.

Research Fellow for the Future Institute Research Center

Chief Lecturer in the Department of Educational Foundations and Counselling at Adeyemi College of Education in Nigeria

John Klatt, Ph.D.

Editor of Future Review

Assistant Dean for College of Agricultural and Life Sciences University of Wisconsin-Madison

Cengiz Karatas

Executive Director of Future Institute

Carmel Hobbs, Ph.D.

Research Fellow for the Future Institute Research Center

Associate Lecturer in the School of Psychology and Public Health at La Trobe University

Roberta Gentry, Ph.D.

Research Fellow for the Future Institute Research Center

Assistant Professor at Virginia State University

Jennifer Laffier, Ph.D.

Research Fellow for the Future Institute Research Center

Associate Teaching Professor at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology