Cartographer of hope
Co-founder of Atlas of the Future and Executive Director of EarthPercent
“If you can make people feel more hopeful, more people will feel able to participate and start thinking ‘hold on, the future is something that belongs to me too.’”
Collective imagination empowerer Cathy Runciman is co-founder of Atlas of the Future and curator of Fixing the Future Festival, a celebration of the talent, energy and creativity that’s reshaping our world.
Previously as Managing Director of Time Out International, the communication extraordinaire helped launch media businesses in 37 cities from Accra to Zagreb. She led strategy and partnerships at global media platform openDemocracy. She advises the boards of Makerversity and Goldsmiths Press, and is currently working with FutureFixer Brian Eno‘s music and climate charity EarthPercent.