Selected Clients

The Institute for Alternative Futures (IAF) has been active in helping organizations worldwide manage change since 1977. Listed below is a selected listing of clients from our over 2,000 for whom IAF has provided consultation, workshops, facilitation, presentations, or reports. Selected clients of AFA, the for profit subsidiary of IAF, are also noted.

Associations and Non-Profit Organizations


American Cancer Society

American Institute of Architects

American Society for Mechanical Engineers

American Society for Quality

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

King’s Fund College


Pulp and Paper Research Institute of Canada (Paprican)

Corporations (AFA)



British Telecom

Chevron Texaco


Diageo USA


Ford Motor Company

General Motors

Glaxo Smith Kline

Grant Thornton

JC Penney

Johnson & Johnson

Kellogg Company




Novo Nordisk



Scott Paper Company


Toro Company



Education – K12 through Professional

American Association of Colleges of Nursing

American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy

American Association of Colleges of Nursing

Association of Chiropractic Colleges

National Association of Elementary School Principals


The Colorado Trust

Kellogg Foundation

The Kresge Foundation

Pew Foundation

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Rockefeller Foundation

Government Agencies and Associations

United States Federal Agencies

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Department of Defense (DOD)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Food and Drug Administration

Government Accountability Office (GAO)

General Services Administration (GSA)

Health Resources and Services Administration

President’s Council on Sustainable Development

U.S. Postal Service


Governor of Colorado

Florida House of Representatives

National Conference of State Legislatures

National Governors’ Association

Chief Justices’ Committee on the Future

Commission on Connecticut’s Future

Conference of Chief Justices

Conference of State Court Administrators

Council of State Governments

Beyond United States

The European Commission

Economic and Social Research Council (UK)

Government of Singapore

Government of Sweden

Government of Thailand

Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)

World Health Organization (WHO)

Health Associations

American Cancer Society

American Dental Association

American Diabetes Association

American Heart Association

American Lung Association

American Red Cross

Health Care Professional Associations

American College of Surgeons

American Medical Association

American Nurses Association

American Chiropractic Association

Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine

American Naturopathic Association

Health Care Providers and Insurers

Mayo Clinic

United Healthcare

Florida Hospital


American Enterprise Institute


Center for Health Futures

The Brookings Institution