Chris Luebkeman is director for Global Foresight + Innovation at Arup, a consulting firm of engineers and designers. Educated as a geologist, structural engineer, and architect, Luebkeman now specializes as a generalist. He has taught at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, the University of Oregon, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Luebkeman is currently working with some of the world’s leading companies to develop future scenarios to better understand the opportunities created by change in the built environment. While at Arup, he has led over 100 workshops exploring the potential impact of key drivers of change within sectors including hotels and leisure, banking, and retail.