In architecture and planning I've more than once blogged on this:
The Venus Project
The Rio Olympics
The archology of Arcosante
A similar movement exists in policing. It is called the Police Futurists International (PFI)
PFI is an excellent organization in which I briefly participated in the recent past. PFI founder Bill Tafoya, an old friend, has been a pioneer in futures research for awhile. The Police Futures Working group is another leading organization thinking about directions for the future.
Check them out!