pre·scient /preSH(ē)ənt/ – Having knowledge of events before they take place

Prescient is a foresight consultancy. We help leaders and companies anticipate new opportunities, markets and threats before the competition does. Our clients manage the future by creating it.

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Amy Zalman, Prescient’s founder, works with leaders and teams who recognize the urgent need to anticipate and proactively prepare for transformative change.

Wherever you are on the journey of becoming future-fit, we want to support you. We can help you sharpen your ability to understand how emerging trends could affect your organization and co-create with you a blueprint for successfully transitioning in a changing global environment.

Prescient is a 100% small woman-owned business based in New York City and serving a global clientele.

Working with a network of supporting futurists & leading subject matter experts, we offer strategic foresight services in digital and in-person formats

Prescient provides you knowledge, tools and frameworks to explore how emerging change could impact your firm, your stakeholders & your vision of the future.Work with us to better capitalize on changing conditions and plan for long term success.

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Insights and expertise on thriving in a changing world

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Insights and expertise on thriving in a changing world

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Selected Clients


  • aarp
  • airports council international
  • asian development bank
  • blackrock
  • blueprint research group
  • dublin city university
  • equipment leasing & finance foundation
  • exxaro
  • fort detrick alliance
  • institute for building technology & safety
  • national center for state courts
  • national science foundation
  • pulsepoint
  • U.S. Army Training & Doctrine Command
  • US Special Operations Command