Singularity University Announces 6 New and 28 Renewal SingularityU Chapters
SANTA CLARA, CA – October 3rd, 2019 – Singularity University, a global community with a mission to educate, inspire, and empower leaders to apply exponential technologies to help solve humanity’s grand challenges, has announced the formation of 6 new community Chapters and 28 Chapter renewals. With the addition of Romania, there are now a total of 178 SingularityU Chapters in 73 countries.
New SingularityU Chapters have been formed in Bhopal, India; Bucharest, Romania; Calgary, Canada; Galicia, Spain; Mannheim-Heidelberg, Germany; and, Salvador, Brazil.
Chapter license renewals have been granted to Athens, Greece; Austin, USA; Bilbao, Spain; Bratislava, Slovakia; Brussels, Belgium; Buenos Aires, Argentina ;Chennai, India; Delhi, India; Guatemala City, Guatemala; Istanbul, Turkey; Kyoto, Japan; Lagos, Nigeria; Lima, Peru; Milan, Italy; Minneapolis-St. Paul, USA; Montreal, Canada; Mumbai, India; Munich, Germany; New York City, USA; Phoenix, USA; San Diego, USA; San Salvador, El Salvador; São Paulo, Brazil; Seattle, USA; Sevilla, Spain; St Louis, USA; Taipei, Taiwan; and Tokyo, Japan.
There are now 17 Chapters in Brazil, 10 Chapters in India, 7 Chapters in Spain, 6 Chapters in Canada, and 5 Chapters in Germany.
Chapter application and review periods occur quarterly, with the Q4 Chapter application process opening today, October 3rd. Innovators interested in supporting the SU mission by establishing a SingularityU Chapter can learn more by visiting su.org/chapters/apply.
“The global network of Chapters at Singularity University hosts events in their local communities to explore and develop skills around the ideas of exponential technology, social impact, and abundance,” said Dharmishta Rood, Singularity University’s Managing Director of Community. “By participating in these events, attendees gain access to a network of impact-driven peers, mentors, and potential collaborators from a wide range of professional experiences including entrepreneurs, policymakers, designers, academics, and business and NGO leaders.”
Chapter leadership teams represent a diversity of perspectives and experiences and demonstrate community-building skills that align with overall SingularityU Chapter goals. New Chapter and leadership team information is listed below, and you can read about each Chapter in their team’s own words on the SU Blog.
New SingularityU Chapters and leadership teams:
SingularityU Bhopal (India)
Akankssha Gupta, Anurag Padmanabhan, Dilip Dubey
SingularityU Bucharest (Romania)
SingularityU Calgary (Canada)
SingularityU Galicia (Spain)
SingularityU Mannheim-Heidelberg (Germany)
SingularityU Salvador (Brazil)
Renewed SingularityU Chapters and leadership teams
SingularityU Athens (Greece) (renewal – new license holder)
SingularityU Austin (USA) (renewal – new license holder)
SingularityU Bilbao (Spain) (renewal)
SingularityU Bratislava (Slovakia) (renewal)
SingularityU Brussels (Belgium) (renewal)
SingularityU Buenos Aires (Argentina) (renewal – new license holder)
SingularityU Chennai (India) (renewal)
SingularityU Delhi (India) (renewal)
SingularityU Guatemala City (Guatemala) (renewal – new license holder)
SingularityU Istanbul (Turkey) (renewal – new license holder)
SingularityU Kyoto (Japan) (renewal)
SingularityU Lagos (Nigeria) (renewal)
SingularityU Lima (Peru) (renewal)
SingularityU Milan (Italy) (renewal – new license holder)
SingularityU Minneapolis-St. Paul (USA) (renewal)
SingularityU Montreal (Canada) (renewal)
SingularityU Mumbai (India) (renewal)
SingularityU Munich (Germany) (renewal – new license holder)
SingularityU New York City (USA) (renewal – new license holder)
SingularityU Phoenix (USA) (renewal)
SingularityU San Diego (USA) (renewal – new license holder)
SingularityU San Salvador (El Salvador) (renewal)
SingularityU São Paulo (Brazil) (renewal)
SingularityU Seattle (USA) (renewal)
SingularityU Sevilla (Spain) (renewal – new license holder)
SingularityU St Louis (USA) (renewal – new license holder)
SingularityU Taipei (Taiwan) (renewal)
SingularityU Tokyo (Japan) (renewal)
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