Studies in progress

The future of living – Study in progress

In an era of densely populated cities, mobile societies, detached family structures, fluid biographies and digital interactions, new questions about the future of living are emerging. The GDI is asking these questions and looking for answers.

Wellness 2030 – From Industrial Romance to Data Buddhism

Despite the global economic contraction and disruptive geopolitical events that have marked recent years, wellness is thriving. Globally, the “wellness economy” now represents a massive $3.7 trillion industry.

Shared Spaces – the future of public space

Cities are growing denser: more people have to share less space, and public space is becoming more important. How do public areas change? The GDI study "Shared Spaces" will answer this question.

The Future of power and influence in a connected world - Scenario Report

Ideas change the world – and the world changes ideas. The scenario report analyses how regional power structures influence the dissemination of these ideas.

Your GDI-Study

What’s the future of your sector? Our think-tank offers sustainable studies for the individual needs of your enterprise.


Alessandro D’Elia
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