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Foundations of Exponential Thinking

Learn how exponential technologies like robotics, quantum computing, and synthetic biology are shaping our future. This course will uncover the societal and ethical impact of these technologies while providing you with the tools to innovate ahead of the curve.

Duration: 4 weeks (2-3 hours per week).

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Discover how technology is evolving and creating opportunities for innovation.


Leverage proven methods from world-class thought leaders and faculty that will help you create and nurture your own ideas.


Participate in community-driven discussions that will broaden your perspective on the effects of accelerating change.

100% Online

100% Online

Self-paced cohort

Self-paced cohort

Four weeks

Four weeks

Videos readings and discussions

Videos & discussions

Interactive activities


I have a much better handle on technology trends, the timing of innovation and the impact exponential thinkers can have on the world.

— Mitch Talenfeld, CEO, MDT Marketing

Course Overview

Week 1

Discover how technology can address humanity’s most pressing issues.

Week 2

Learn how breakthroughs in robotics and extended reality are changing the way we think about the future.

Week 3

Examine the ethical implications of artificial intelligence, digital biology, and other technologies.

Week 4

Explore the social impact of digital manufacturing, blockchain, and other innovations.

Featured Presenters

Dr. Peter H. Diamandis

Executive Founder and Director

Dr. Ray Kurzweil

Co-Founder and Chancellor

Pascal Finette


Lisa Kay Solomon

Transformational Practices

Dr. Nicholas Haan

Global Grand Challenges

Dr. Ayanna Howard

Professor and Chair, School of Interactive Computing

Georgia Tech

Will Weisman

Executive Director, Global Summit and Industry Summits

Robert Suarez

MD Innovation & Design

Singularity University

Dr. Tiffany Vora

Faculty Director & Vice Chair of Medicine & Digital Biology

Aaron Frank

Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality

Darlene Damm

Global Grand Challenges

Dr. Mark Jackson

Exponential Technology