Press Releases

Check out our most recent press releases as well as significant historical releases.

Singularity University Fosters Five New Global Chapters in Sweden, Brazil, The Netherlands, Paraguay, and U.S., Reflecting the Rising Trend of Tech Communities Focused on Solving Humanity’s Global Grand Challenges

April 26, 2017

Singularity University today announced the creation of five new community Chapters around the world, bringing the total to 65 SingularityU Chapters in 39 countries. New Chapters have been formed by SU alumni in Asuncion, Paraguay; Brasilia, Brazil; Los Angeles, California; Nijmegen, The Netherlands; and Stockholm, Sweden.

Singularity University Hosts Manufacturing Summit This May In Boston To Focus On 8 Disruptive Technologies Causing Exponential Change

April 18, 2017

Singularity University today announced the second annual Exponential Manufacturing Summit taking place at the Westin Waterfront Hotel in Boston, May 17-19, 2017. The event is expected to attract over 500 global executives, entrepreneurs, investors, government, and policy leaders.​

NBC's ‘The Awesome Show’ Celebrates Science, Technology and Innovation in New Series Hosted and Executive Produced by Chris Hardwick

April 4, 2017

In partnership with Emmy Award-winning executive producer Mark Burnett (The Voice, Survivor), Chris Hardwick and the Silicon Valley institution Singularity University, NBC has ordered six episodes of “The Awesome Show,” a new series that will showcase the groundbreaking scientific and technological advances that are shaping the future, as well as celebrate the pioneers and communities at the forefront of this golden age of unprecedented discovery, innovation and opportunity.

Singularity University Launches 2017 Global Impact Challenge in Miami

March 16, 2017

Singularity University today announced the 2017 Global Impact Challenge in Miami, seeking solutions that address climate change in South Florida. Previously hosted in Miami in 2015, the challenge is supported by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. 

Singularity University in Collaboration with BD Launches First Global Impact Challenge in Singapore

March 3, 2017

Singularity University is collaborating with the global medical technology company BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company), to launch a Global Impact Challenge (GIC) in Singapore. This challenge seeks to improve healthcare through the identification of new digital technologies enabling better diagnostics and delivery of healthcare.  

Singularity University Partners with EAC and ICT, Kenya to Launch First Global Impact Challenge in East Africa

March 2, 2017

Singularity University (SU) has partnered with the East African Community (EAC) and the Information and Communication Technology Authority, Kenya (ICT, Kenya) to launch a Global Impact Challenge (GIC) in East Africa to find innovative solutions to climate change.

Singularity University to Establish Collaborative Venture in Denmark

March 1, 2017

Singularity University (SU) has announced a collaborative venture in Denmark. Operating under the name SingularityU Denmark, the organization will work with established businesses, entrepreneurs, and future innovators to create new opportunities for innovation and advancement in Denmark and around the world.

SingularityU India Summit Returns to Mumbai to Showcase Local and Global Contributions to Solving the World’s Biggest Challenges

Feb. 22, 2017

Singularity University (SU) has announced a second SingularityU India Summit to be held April 7-8, 2017 at JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar, Mumbai. The two-day Summit, hosted in association with INK and in collaboration with Deloitte, convenes exponential thought leaders and organizations from around the world, enabling participants to gain insights into emerging, exponential technologies and how they can be used to create positive change and economic growth in the region.

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.

Singularity University Announces Selection of Eight Moonshot Initiatives for Startup Accelerator Program

Feb. 6, 2017

Singularity University (SU) today announced its new slate of startups accepted to its Startup Accelerator program. Selected from hundreds of applicants, eight companies were accepted to build moonshot innovations under the guidance and mentorship of SU’s expert faculty and diverse network of advisors.