Press Releases

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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.

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.

Singularity University Addresses the World’s Greatest Challenges at SU Global Summit

Aug. 16, 2016

Singularity University (SU), the acclaimed technology-focused, Silicon Valley-based education institute and business accelerator, is bringing together global leaders in emerging and exponential technology for its inaugural Global Summit in San Francisco, August 28-30 at the Hilton Union Square, to tackle global challenges like food, water, energy sustainability, health, prosperity, and education.

“Today’s entrepreneurs can do what only government and the largest corporations could once do,” said Dr. Peter Diamandis, co-founder and executive chairman of Singularity University.

Singularity University Launches “Impact Fellows”

June 5, 2016

Singularity University (SU) is inviting social impact “rockstars” within non-profits, NGOs, government agencies, academia, and entrepreneurial and investor circles to apply to become Singularity University Impact Fellows.  The goal of the new program is to convene an inclusive and collaborative community of inspired solvers, innovators, and changemakers—from around the globe and across all borders.

Singularity University Brings Together Top Thinkers to Illuminate the Future of Finance

May 19, 2016

Singularity University (SU), the acclaimed technology-focused, Silicon Valley-based education institute and business accelerator, is bringing together global leaders in technology and finance for its annual Exponential Finance Conference in New York CityJune 7-8 at Hotel Conrad to share their learning on the big trends and technologies that are reshaping the way we approach global business.

Top decision-makers, thought-leaders and next-generation entrepreneurs from around the globe will lead break out sessions and keynotes to share their perspectives and best practices in implementing new technologies and trends that are transforming business and finance.

Second Singularity University Accelerator Cohort Poised to Solve Global Challenges

May 2, 2016

Singularity University (SU) today announced the four startups that will join the second cohort of its SU Labs Startup Accelerator, the first accelerator program of its kind totally committed to funding and catalyzing technological breakthroughs to impact humankind.

Singularity University Brings the Future of Manufacturing to Boston

April 25, 2016

Singularity University (SU) is launching its inaugural Exponential Manufacturing event next month — a forum for the world’s most forward-thinking manufacturing leaders, investors and entrepreneurs. The newest conference in SU’s Exponential series, Exponential Manufacturing explores how disruptive technologies such as robotics, personalized 3D printing and artificial intelligence are reshaping manufacturing and the global economy as we know it.

Singularity University Launches First Exponentioal Regional Partnership In The Netherlands

Feb. 23, 2016

Singularity University (SU) has announced its first Exponential Regional Partnership (ERP) with The Netherlands, and the establishment of SingularityU The Netherlands. Key to the program will be the development of an Innovation Hub in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, which will provide education and innovation programs, as well as community events, to enable Dutch individuals, businesses, institutions, investors, NGOs and governments to further their understanding of cutting-edge technologies, and how to utilize these technologies to positively impact billions of people.

Committed to tackling global challenges, SU advocates for the development of a network of innovation ecosystems around the world that will help achieve maximum impact.