Prof. Kirpal Singh, a Colombo Plan scholar is an internationally respected poet, fictionist, and thinker. He has many books to his credit, including the highly provocative Thinking Hats & Coloured Turbans: Creativity Across Cultures (2004) which contributed several original insights into the nature of creativity, especially in terms of language. Kirpal is also the first non-American to be elected to the Board of Directors of the ACA-American Creativity Association where he has served as the Vice-President and Chairman of ACA since 2006. As the author of more than 150 articles and essays, Kirpal is an authority in several fields of literary endeavour. Nowadays, he is an esteemed Futurist invited to share his visions of the future with audiences worldwide.