Tales from the unexpected future

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It was a ravishing day in Montreal today. If you do not love that city on the St-Laurent when it’s 73, sunny and low humidity, you have no capacity for joy.

I had a great time today presenting for the Canadian Institute of Actuaries. Together with my colleagues who explore the future in a quantitative sense, I presented on all the ways we screw up forecasting, why it matters and how to do better.

Visual supports here.