Press Releases

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Singularity University Launches 2017 Global Impact Challenge in Miami

March 16, 2017

Singularity University today announced the 2017 Global Impact Challenge in Miami, seeking solutions that address climate change in South Florida. Previously hosted in Miami in 2015, the challenge is supported by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. 

Singularity University in Collaboration with BD Launches First Global Impact Challenge in Singapore

March 3, 2017

Singularity University is collaborating with the global medical technology company BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), to launch a Global Impact Challenge (GIC) in Singapore. This challenge seeks to improve healthcare through the identification of new digital technologies enabling better diagnostics and delivery of healthcare.  

Singularity University Partners with EAC and ICT, Kenya to Launch First Global Impact Challenge in East Africa

March 2, 2017

Singularity University (SU) has partnered with the East African Community (EAC) and the Information and Communication Technology Authority, Kenya (ICT, Kenya) to launch a Global Impact Challenge (GIC) in East Africa to find innovative solutions to climate change.

Singularity University to Establish Collaborative Venture in Denmark

March 1, 2017

Singularity University (SU) has announced a collaborative venture in Denmark. Operating under the name SingularityU Denmark, the organization will work with established businesses, entrepreneurs, and future innovators to create new opportunities for innovation and advancement in Denmark and around the world.

SingularityU India Summit Returns to Mumbai to Showcase Local and Global Contributions to Solving the World’s Biggest Challenges

Feb. 22, 2017

Singularity University (SU) has announced a second SingularityU India Summit to be held April 7-8, 2017 at JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar, Mumbai. The two-day Summit, hosted in association with INK and in collaboration with Deloitte, convenes exponential thought leaders and organizations from around the world, enabling participants to gain insights into emerging, exponential technologies and how they can be used to create positive change and economic growth in the region.

Singularity University Announces a Global Impact Challenge in San Francisco for Moonshot Ideas to Help Mitigate Climate Change

Feb. 16, 2017

Singularity University (SU) today announced a SingularityU San Francisco Global Impact Challenge (GIC) to find innovative solutions to the critical issue of climate change. The San Francisco-based GIC is one of nearly 20 being offered by SU worldwide in 2017.

Singularity University Announces Selection of Eight Moonshot Initiatives for Startup Accelerator Program

Feb. 6, 2017

Singularity University (SU) today announced its new slate of startups accepted to its Startup Accelerator program. Selected from hundreds of applicants, eight companies were accepted to build moonshot innovations under the guidance and mentorship of SU’s expert faculty and diverse network of advisors.

World Food Programme and SU Launch Global Impact Challenge

Jan. 18, 2017

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is joining forces with Singularity University (SU) to launch a Global Impact Challenge a call for radical innovations in the fight to end hunger by 2030.

Signaling Evolution and Next Phase, Singularity University Launches Strategic Brand Refresh

Oct. 20, 2016

SU today announced its strategic brand refresh, driven by the meaningful and measurable impact achieved by the benefit corporation in the “tech for good” space, its broadening international scope, and plan forward to create a more abundant future for all.

Singularity University Scales With Global Expansion - Establishes 50th SingularityU Chapter in Tokyo, Japan

Oct. 12, 2016

Singularity University has announced the formation of its 50th community chapter as part of a concentrated effort during the last 18 months to expand globally.