Welcome to the Futures Consciousness Profile Database.

This research tool is primarily for researchers, educators, and students interested in making use of Futures Consciousness in their work or studies.

On this site, you can gain access to an easy-to-manage survey tool to run your own tests and attractive profile reports for your test participants.

By using this tool, you will be taking part in the creation of a global database of responses to the FC Test. Over time such data can provide interesting avenues for research and hence further our understanding of futures consciousness.

FC in a nutshell
  • A group of abilities and aptitudes used when thinking about the future.
  • Used every day, but usually without thinking.
  • Can be developed with practice, through raised awareness.
  • Used to make better long-term decisions.



Project Team

The futures consciousness concept and scale has been developed by researchers at the Finland Futures Research Centre (University of Turku) and University of Geneva, with help from other contributors. Get in touch with the research team to develop research on futures consciousness with us!


Finland Futures Research Centre

The Finland Futures Research Centre (FFRC) makes use of a transdisciplinary approach in an international environment to produce insightful futures knowledge. The cornerstones of its activities are academic futures studies, critical interdisciplinary research, high quality education, and strategic and business foresight. Read more.