Press Releases

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Singularity University Unveils Columbus Smart City Accelerator For Startups With Tech Innovations In Transportation, Municipal Services, Energy Efficiency, Secure Networks, Workforce Development

Sept. 12, 2017

Singularity University, a global community with a mission to educate, inspire, and empower leaders to apply exponential technologies to address humanity’s grand challenges, today opens its first Smart City Accelerator in Columbus, Ohio, the winning city of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Smart City Challenge. Co-sponsored by Columbus-based American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) and NCT Ventures, the SU SmartCity Columbus Accelerator is a ten-week program designed to foster and rapidly grow promising technology startups selected for their innovations and vision in helping cities function better while transforming how residents and communities work and live.

Singularity University Announces New and Updated Programs to Prepare Leaders for Disruptive Times, Identify Strategic Opportunities, Achieve High-impact Growth, and Build a Better World

Aug. 17, 2017

Singularity University has announced new and evolved programs for individuals, startups, and large organizations. The announcement was made to 1,600 participants attending this week’s SU’s second annual Global Summit in San Francisco. The enterprise programs announced this week as new or evolved underscore SU’s commitment to deepening the support to help drive organizational transformation. 

Singularity University’s Second Annual Global Summit Demonstrates Fast Growing Global Trend to Apply Exponential Technologies to Solve Global Challenges

Aug. 10, 2017

Singularity University announces its second flagship annual event, Singularity University Global Summit, August 13-15, 2017, at the Hilton Union Square, San Francisco. SU is expecting 1,500 participants from around the world, from individuals and entrepreneurs representing startups, to intrapreneurs from large enterprises, organizations, and governments. Deloitte is the Premier Consulting Sponsor for the SU Global Summit. Several Deloitte speakers will address the topics of Digital Transformation, Digital Reality, Re-thinking Strategy, and The Future of Work. 

Singularity University Completes 2017 Global Solutions Program

Aug. 13, 2017

Singularity University has graduated 80 entrepreneurs from 40 countries from its flagship Global Solutions Program (GSP). The GSP Class of 2017 was predominantly female; 70 percent had entrepreneurial experience, and 60 percent had worked in various technology fields. One-third of participants also had previous experience working to solve a global grand challenge.

Singularity University Announces Eight New Chapters in Argentina, France, Greece, India, Mexico, Nigeria, Russia and Uruguay, and Renews Six Chapter Licenses

July 26, 2017

Singularity University announced the creation of eight new community Chapters, bringing the total of SingularityU Chapters worldwide to 73, in 45 countries.

Singularity University Establishes Local Chapter in Argentina

July 26, 2017

Singularity University announced the establishment of a new Chapter in Argentina. The Chapter will explore and foster the use of exponential technologies for good with local businesses, innovators, and entrepreneurs.

Singularity University Welcomes Global Impact Challenge Winners and Participants from 40 Nations to its 2017 Global Solutions Program Focused on Climate, Environment

June 27, 2017

Singularity University welcomed the class of 2017 Global Impact Challenge (GIC) winners to the SU campus for its annual flagship event, the Global Solutions Program (GSP).

First-ever Singularity University Summit to Be Held in Africa 23-24 August 2017 to Foster Innovation For Good

June 12, 2017

Singularity University has announced its first international Summit on the African Continent. Scheduled for August 23-24, 2017, the Summit will seek to foster innovation for good by highlighting the impact of AI, robotics, blockchain, and other exponential technologies in healthcare, security,  design, and finance.

Deloitte and Singularity University Extend Their Relationship to Foster Innovation Worldwide

June 9, 2017

Singularity University (SU) and Deloitte announced a renewal and expansion of a four-year alliance to bring opportunities for innovation to entrepreneurs and large organizations around the world. Leveraging their collective capabilities, Deloitte Consulting LLP and Singularity University educate and catalyze organizations regarding the disruptive impact of exponential technologies, and accelerate their transformation journeys to envision and realize exponential opportunities. 

Singularity University and Project HeHa Issue Global Super Happiness Challenge to Source Innovative Ideas and Startups, Offering Cash Prizes and Up to $1M in Potential Investment

May 22, 2017

Singularity University (SU) and Project HeHa, a global movement on promoting happiness, today announced the global Super Happiness Challenge to encourage entrepreneurs and individuals to propose new ways to co-create a happier world.