News and Coverage

Recent articles and coverage of Singularity University, our companies and community

The Future of Health Is Here: A Collaboration of Technology and Heart

Oct. 12, 2016

500 of the world’s best medical minds just met for 4 days in San Diego to collaborate on solutions to what Singularity University, the organization responsible for putting on the event, calls Global Grand Challenges. Rather than a focus on case studies and peer-reviewed journals, Exponential Medicine has been focused on emerging exponential technologies - technologies that are advancing at an exponential rate - and their implications across the full healthcare spectrum.

Using Technological Innovation to Address Humanity's Grand Challenges | Huffington Post

Oct. 12, 2016

What if a simple blood test could help cure cancer by early detection?

NHS Leader Draws Shunned Junior Doctors Back to Clinical Practice

Oct. 11, 2016

Professor Tony Young, Clinical Lead of NHS Innovations and the new NHS Clinical Entrepreneur Fellowship Scheme has announced that at least 15% of the 103 junior doctors on the revolutionary programme, returned to clinical practice in order to participate.

Autodesk's Andrew Hessel: Harnessing the Genome for Cancer

Oct. 11, 2016

Raw Science TV sat down with Andrew Hessel at Exponential Medicine 2016. Andrew Hessel is a futurist and catalyst in biological technologies, helping industry, academics, and authorities better understand the changes happening in life science. He is a Distinguished Researcher with Autodesk in their Bio/Nano Research Group, based out of San Francisco. He is also the co-founder of the Pink Army Cooperative, the world’s first cooperative biotechnology company, which is aiming to make open source viral therapies for cancer.

Robotics The Future of Medicine

Oct. 10, 2016

Computing and robotics is changing the face of medicine at a faster rate than ever before, and is going to affect the way we treat patients says a medical expert.

SU Faculty and Alum participate in The White House Frontiers Plenary Conference

Oct. 10, 2016

The White House Frontiers Plenary Conference Program Announced

I Bled for the Common Good @ Exponential Medicine 2016

Oct. 9, 2016

The Exponential Medicine 2016 conference is taking place at the Hotel Del Coronado in Coronado, CA from October 8 – 11, 2016. Exponential Medicine is a unique and intensive four-day experience that gathers world-class faculty, innovators and organizations from across the biomedical and technology spectrum to explore and leverage the convergence of fast moving technologies in the reinvention and future of health and medicine. Dr. Daniel Kraft is the Faculty Chair for Medicine & Neuroscience at Singularity University and is the Founding Executive Director of Exponential Medicine. 

Rod Oram: Food's new horizon

Oct. 9, 2016

Kiwis, along with everyone else on the planet, have to make big decisions about which technologies to embrace, and which to reject.

Unemployment in tech the equivalent to 'economic climate change', says expert

Oct. 4, 2016

Singularity University’s mission is to educate, inspire and empower leaders to apply exponential technologies to address humanity’s grand challenges.

The 10 truths about finding meaningful work

Oct. 1, 2016

Singularity Hub Writer Alison Berman's story highlighted in new book