The Buckminster Fuller Institute is dedicated to accelerating thedevelopment and deployment of solutions which radically advance humanwell being and the health of our planet’s ecosystems. We aim to deeplyinfluence the ascendance of a new generation of design-science pioneerswho are leading the creation of an abundant and restorative worldeconomy that benefits all humanity.

Our programs combine uniqueinsight into global trends and local needs with a comprehensiveapproach to design. We encourage participants to conceive and applytransformative strategies based on a crucial synthesis of whole systemsthinking, Nature’s fundamental principles, and an ethically drivenworldview.

By facilitating convergence across the disciplines ofart, science, design and technology, our work extends the profoundlyrelevant legacy of R. Buckminster Fuller. In this way, we strive tocatalyze the collective intelligence required to fully address theunprecedented challenges before us.