Open innovation is a paradigm that assumes that firms can and should use external ideas as well as internal ideas, and internal and external paths to market, as they look to advance their technology.

New Ideas, Rapid Execution

Open Innovation will help your organization overcome the challenge of innovating at the speed of business. You’ll test new solutions with reduced cost and risk, expand your access to new markets and to the strongest mission-aligned startups from around the globe, and learn from our world-renowned innovation and technology experts, as well as from your peers who are working to unlock similar opportunities.


  • External innovation aimed at your toughest challenges
  • Low-risk, low-cost experimentation
  • Industry recognition as a global innovation leader
  • Learning from industry peers & world-renowned experts
  • Global talent pool specific to your industry
  • Re-energized internal innovation culture


  1. Identify your most significant innovation and market opportunities
  2. Source the partners and startups capable of helping you achieve measurable strategic outcomes
  3. Participate in a facilitated pilot program alongside startups to tackle your toughest challenges and greatest opportunities
  4. Share your story with your network and ours through a meticulously produced Demo Day
  5. Immediately begin to plan the following year’s partnership journey, further advancing your progress

An Innovation Partner Like No Other

World-Class Experts


Our expert ecosystem is a global network of thought leaders across a range of topics including exponential tech, global grand challenges, entrepreneurship, and innovation. Our Experts give you an exponential mindset and propel your organization forward with proven tools and frameworks not found elsewhere.

Beyond Traditional Education


Our facilitated partnership programs bring rapid innovation to life. We unite startups and corporates with NGOs, government and experts to fuel, launch and sustain initiatives that are beneficial to all. Developing solutions to your business challenges that will improve ROI, while reducing the costs and risks associated with innovation.

Global Cohort of changemakers

Global Reach

The Singularity University network is made up of more than 350,000 alumni and enthusiasts from 159 countries and territories. These people have attended programs and summits around the world, joined one of our 178 community-led chapters, or are involved in our digital community.

Schedule A Call

If you’d like to explore how our programs can solve some of your biggest challenges in a realistic and disciplined format, please complete this form to express your interest. We are now scheduling exploratory calls with qualified leaders, and would love to chat about your goals.