May 9, 2023
Nominees Announced, Forecast 8

The Open Call for Forecast 8 closed in late February. The six mentors of Forecast’s 2023–24 edition reviewed a total of 800 proposals and invited three nominees each to workshop and present their ideas at the Forecast Forum in Berlin. The nominee announcement marks the beginning of a new edition of Forecast.

July 10–17, 2023
Forecast Forum 8

Three nominees in each field will workshop and present their ideas at the Forecast Forum at Radialsystem in Berlin. At the Forum’s conclusion, each mentor will select one mentee. (Public days from July 14–16.)

July, 2023–March, 2024
One-on-One Mentoring

The six selected mentees will each receive extended one-on-one mentoring sessions with their respective mentor. This period also includes a work-stay, in which mentor and mentee meet in person for concrete, intensive exchanges, usually at a host institution.

March 15–16, 2024
Forecast Festival 8

Forecast 8 will culminate in a two-day event which marks the conclusion of the 2023-24 edition. The mentee projects will premiere at the Forecast Festival in March 2023, at Radialsystem in Berlin. (With set-ups starting from March 11, 2024.)