Suzanne Stein

Suzanne Stein

Suzanne is a foresight analyst, mentor, and educator. At OCAD University, she is the director of the Super Ordinary Laboratory and core faculty in two graduate programs: Digital Futures and Strategic Foresight & Innovation.

She comes to OCAD from SMARTlab in the UK where she was deputy director and principal research fellow in Technology Futures. She also works with the CFC Media Lab where she holds a mentorship post.

She was formerly a member of Nokia’s Insight & Foresight group, which studied emerging trends and identified new business opportunities created by disruptive technological and market developments.

Previously at Sapient Corporation, a business and technology consultancy, Suzanne was the discipline lead for the Experience Modeling (XMod) group in London, where she created and managed this group of diverse social scientists. She was also a director in the User Experience Group, overseeing creative development and articulation as well as the research offerings.