Peter Schwartz has spent his life thinking out 10 to 20 years and helping governments and global corporations come up with how best to get there. He was a co-founder and longtime leader of Global Business Network, the pioneering think tank on the future that specialized in long-term scenario planning. An internationally renowned futurist and business strategist, Peter Schwartz is the Senior Vice President for Strategic Planning at salesforce.com, the innovative business commerce company. In this capacity, he directs the company’s policy and politics throughout the world and manages the organization’s ongoing strategic conversation. He specializes in scenario planning, working with corporations, governments, and institutions to create alternative perspectives of the future and develop robust strategies for a changing and uncertain world. His research and scenario work encompasses the fast-moving world of connected business, energy resources and the environment, technology, telecommunications, media and entertainment, aerospace, and national security.