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Artificial Intelligence

Ray Kurzweil

Dr. Ray Kurzweil

Co-Founder and Chancellor,
Singularity University

Nathana Sharma

Nathana Sharma

General Counsel, Labelbox
Faculty, Singularity University

Vasco Pedro

Dr. Vasco Pedro

Chief Executive Officer, Unbabel
Faculty, Singularity University

Impact

Peter Diamandis

Dr. Peter H. Diamandis

Executive Founder and Director,
Singularity University

Lisa Hall

Lisa Hall

Fellow, Fair Finance Lead, Beeck Center for Social Impact & Innovation, Georgetown University

Deval

Deval Patrick

Managing Partner, Double Impact, Bain Capital

Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality

Jody Medich

Jody Medich

Faculty – AR/VR, Design Thinking, Singularity University

Broadmore Greg

Greg Broadmore

Game Director, Magic Leap & Weta Workshop

Aaron Frank

Aaron Frank

Principal Faculty – AR/VR, Singularity University

Blockchain

Jill Carlson

Jill Carlson

Co-Founder, Open Money Initiative

Alex Gladstein

Guest Lecturer, Singularity University
Chief Strategy Officer, Human Rights Foundation

Linda

Linda Pawczuk

Principal, Deloitte

Future of Work

Stephane Kasriel Upwork

Stephane Kasriel

CEO, Upwork

Leila Toplic

Leila Toplic

Lead for Emerging Technologies, NetHope

Gary Bolles

Gary Bolles

Chair for the Future of Work, Singularity University

Finance & Economics

nishita henry

Nishita Henry

Chief Innovation Officer, Deloitte

amin toufani

Amin Toufani

Chair of Finance & Economics, Singularity University

catherine wood

Catherine Wood

CEO & CIO, ARK Investment Management

Who Attends

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2000
Attendees

from 64 countries

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108
Presenters

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37
EXPO Companies

google
cisco
microsoft
pepsi
merrill-lynch
siemens
aig
caterpillar
hp
northwestern university
mit
airbus
redbull
telefonica
general electric
cocacola
alibaba
UBS
jpl
shell
goldman sachs
sap
intel
sony
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2019 Program & Presenters

Hand-selected based on their leadership and knowledge of exponential technologies, innovation strategies, and global impact trends. More to be announced soon!

Dr. Ray Kurzweil

Co-Founder and Chancellor, Singularity University

Dr. Peter H. Diamandis

Executive Founder and Director, Singularity University

Nishita Henry

Chief Innovation Officer, Deloitte

Stephane Kasriel

CEO, Upwork

Leila Toplic

Lead for Emerging Technologies, NetHope

Erik Anderson

Executive Chairman, Singularity University; Founder & CEO, West River Group; Executive Chairman of Top Golf Entertainment Group

Rob Nail

CEO & Associate Co-Founder, Singularity University

Carin Watson

Chief Growth Officer, Singularity University

Deval Patrick

Managing Partner, Double Impact, Bain Capital

Nathana O’Brien Sharma

Faculty – Blockchain, Policy, Law & Ethics, Singularity University

Greg Broadmore

Game Director, Magic Leap & Weta Workshop

Susan McPherson

Founder & CEO, McPherson Strategies

Naveen Jain

Founder & CEO, Viome

Lisa Kay Solomon

Chair of Transformational Practices & Leadership, Singularity University

John Rogers

CEO & Co-Founder of LM Industries

Jill Carlson

Co-Founder, Open Money Initiative

Charlene Li

Founder & Senior Fellow, Altimeter

John Hagel

Faculty – Corporate Innovation, Singularity University

Penny Locaso

Founder & CEO, BKindred.com

Will Weisman

Executive Director, Summits

Gary Bolles

Chair for the Future of Work, Singularity University

Daniel Kraft

Chair of Medicine, Singularity University

Mike Capps

CEO, Diveplane Responsible AI

Amin Toufani

Chair of Finance & Economics, Singularity University

Tamer Mohamed

CEO, Co-Founder & President, Aspect Biosystems

Robyn Scott

Co-Founder & CEO, Apolitical

Shawn Young

CEO & Co-Founder, Classcraft Studios Inc.

Alex Gladstein

Chief Strategy Officer, Human Rights Foundation

Dr. Vasco Pedro

Chief Executive Officer, Unbabel

Ricardo Vargas

Executive Director, Brightline Initiative

David Roberts

Business and Technology Disruption Expert

Sean Hinton

CEO, SkyHive

Naomi Augustine Yee

Research & Development Lead, Magic Leap

Linda Pawczuk

Principal, Deloitte

Rob Massey

Global Tax Leader – Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, Deloitte

Jody Medich

Faculty – AR/VR, Design Thinking, Singularity University

Aaron Frank

Principal Faculty – AR/VR, Singularity University

Timi Ajboye

CEO & CTO, BuyCoins Africa

Nathanial Calhoun

Chair – Global Grand Challenges

Anne Connelly

Faculty – Blockchain

Nick Davis

Vice President, Corporate Innovation, Singularity University

Richard Whitt

President, GLIA Foundation

Ronit Avni

Founder & CEO, Localized

Chip Conley

Founder, Modern Elder Academy

Jasmin Rohman

Senior Designer/Architect, MagicLeap

Tanya Knowles

Business Manager, Adhara
Faculty – Blockchain, Singularity University

Catherine Wood

CEO & CIO, ARK Investment Management

Samantha Snabes

CEO, re:3D
Guest Speaker – Digital Manufacturing, Singularity University

Robert Schwentker

President, DLT Education

Rave Mehta

Founder, Flow Capital

Erica Volini

Principal, Deloitte

Ola Kowalewski

Faculty – Digital Manufacturing, Entrepreneurship, Future of Humans, Singularity University

Mark Jackson

Lead of Business Development, Cambridge Quantum Computing Faculty, Singularity University

Wolfgang Fengler

Lead Economist, World Bank

Dr. Makaziwe Mandela

Public Speaker, Thought Leader

Dean & Anne Ornish

Authors, UnDoIt

Prukalpa Sankar

Co-Founder, Altan

Kelley Steven-Waiss

EVP & CHRO, Here Technologies

David Duncan

CEO, Arc Fusion

Paola Santana

Founder and CEO, Social Glass

Allan Cook

Managing Partner, Deloitte

Cameron Birge

Senior Program Manager, Microsoft Philanthropies

Dr. Esther Wojcicki

Faculty, Singularity University & Founder CEO, GlobalMoonshots.org

Anousheh Ansari

CEO, X Prize Foundation
Faculty – Space Entrepreneurship, Singularity University

Alix Rübsaam

Faculty Fellow – Posthumanism, Artificial Intelligence, Singularity University

Kyle Nel

EVP – Uncommon Partners Lab, Singularity University

Elie Losleben

Faculty – Diversity & Inclusion, Leadership, Singularity University

Christine Kelly

Managing Director, Innovation & Design Singularity University Labs

Lisa Hall

Fellow, Fair Finance Lead, Beeck Center for Social Impact & Innovation, Georgetown University

Max Cappellari

Chief Technology Officer, XPRIZE

Dan Selz

Project Manager, Impact & Design, XPRIZE

Olivia Ramos

Founder & CEO of Deepblocks

Molly Pyle

Senior Manager, International Summits, Singularity University

Abi Ramanan

CEO and co-founder of ImpactVision

Colin Guinn

Founder of Guinn Partners

Kiran Jain

Neighborly

Aparna Krishnan

Co-Founder Mechanism Labs

Amy LaMeyer

Managing Partner at the WXR Fund

Pablos Holman

Futurist & Hacker, Faculty, Singularity University

Join Us at Global Summit

The annual Singularity University Global Summit gives leaders, entrepreneurs, and learners from around the world an opportunity to examine and discuss the latest developments in exponential technologies, the societal impacts of those technologies, and how to apply them to create positive change and achieve personal and organizational success.

New Registrants

General Badge

General Participation

Full access to the Global Summit keynotes, parallel track presentations,
and the EXPO.

$2,995

Includes:

  • All presentations and EXPO access.
  • Lunches on Tuesday and Wednesday, breakfasts in the EXPO.
  • Global Summit celebration and dinner.
VIP Badge

VIP

Your next level experience: make meaningful connections with presenters, SU leaders, and fellow VIP attendees.

$4,995

Includes all benefits of General Admission plus:

  • VIP welcome dinner Monday night.
  • Exclusive small-group evening symposia.
  • VIP lunches with presenters.
Founders' Circle Badge

Founders’ Circle

Reserved for a maximum of 50 people who require the most curated, impactful, and connected experience.

$9,995

Includes all benefits of a VIP ticket plus:

  • Exclusive 3-hour pre-conference session to foster meaningful participant connections.
  • Reserved front row general seating.
  • Welcome lunch with Peter Diamandis and SU executives.
  • Exclusive Founders’ Circle dinner with SU leadership.
  • Special small-group speaker breakfasts.
General VIP Founders’ Circle
Access to all keynotes & presentations
Breakfasts in the EXPO
Catered lunches
Global Summit Celebration & Dinner
VIP Welcome Dinner
VIP lunches with presenters
Refreshments available at all times
Special gift
Reserved front row seating at all presentations
Welcome lunch with Peter Diamandis & SU executive team
Dinner with Ray Kurzweil, Peter Diamandis & SU executive team
Founders’ Circle speaker breakfasts
Lunches with speakers
Global Summit Celebration and Dinner with one non-attending guest (RSVP required)
Founders’ Circle Speaker Cocktail Reception
Guaranteed hotel room at the venue
Personal concierge to make introductions
Private meeting space upon request
Organization listed as Special Partner in program, Summit app, and website
Photo on main stage with Peter Diamandis and Will Weisman

Alumni Discount: Get 15% Off

Have you attended a Singularity University event or program in the past? If so, you can bypass the application process and go straight to registration. You’ll also receive 15% savings on General or VIP Participation, as well as access to pre-event programming and additional networking opportunities.

Sponsors

Each year, we bring on a select handful of Global Summit sponsors and use the power of this
transformational event to drive their strategic goals. We incorporate these sponsors deeply
into our events to provide unique value while enhancing the Summit experience for
participants. Interested in becoming a Global Summit sponsor?

deloitte

Founding Sponsor of
the SU Global Summit

Brightline Initiative

Singularity University
Global Summit Headline Sponsor

Interested in covering Global Summit 2019? If you’re a member of the press or media and would like to cover the event or interview a presenter please apply for a press pass here.

The Global Summit EXPO is a place for discovery, connection, discussion, and ideation between sessions. Play with interactive technologies from SU’s Innovation Lab and explore a curated collection of companies that are using emerging technologies to create new solutions to global challenges. Apply to exhibit here.

Venue

Join us at the Hilton in San Francisco

Hilton San Francisco
Golden Gate Bridge

Reserve your hotel today.

The Global Summit will again be held at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square, a prestigious landmark hotel in the center of the City by the Bay. Stay at the Hilton to keep yourself on-site and take advantage of early meetups, late night mixers, and quick access to everything you need during three days of intensive programming.

The program fee does not include accommodations. Select an option to secure a room in our exclusive block at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square.

General and VIP participants.

 

Founders’ Circle participants.