Press Releases

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

Singularity University Announces Seven New Chapters and Seven Renewals in Australia, Brazil, China, Dominican Republic, Italy, Netherlands, Ukraine, and U.S.

April 25, 2018

New SingularityU Chapters have been formed in: Newcastle, Australia; Vitoria, Brazil; Shenzhen, China; Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic;  as well as in Northwest Arkansas, Detroit, and St. Louis in the U.S. Additionally, seven renewal licenses have been issued to existing SingularityU Chapters in Amsterdam and Rotterdam in the Netherlands; Belo Horizonte and Rio de Janeiro in Brazil; Modena and Rome in Italy; and Kyiv in Ukraine.  

It’s Official! SingularityU Canada is the Newest SingularityU Country Partner

Feb. 28, 2018

Singularity University announced SingularityU Canada  as the newest SingularityU country partner. SingularityU Canada will work with established businesses, entrepreneurs, and future innovators to create new opportunities for innovation and impact in Canada and around the world.

Singularity University Raises $32 Million in Series B Funding, Co-Led by WestRiver Group and Boeing

Feb. 15, 2018

Singularity University announced that it has closed $32 million in Series B funding co-led by WestRiver Group and Boeing [NYSE: BA] with participation from Silicon Valley Bank, TAL Education Group, Mukita, and PeopleFund.

Singularity University Announces Seventeen New Chapters and One Renewal in Belgium, China, Egypt, Estonia, France, Germany, India, Japan, Mexico, Norway, Pakistan, Spain, Thailand, Venezuela, and U.S.

Dec. 19, 2017

New SingularityU Chapters have been formed in: Bangalore, India; Bangkok, Thailand; Beijing and Shanghai, China; Brussels, Belgium; Cairo, Egypt; Caracas, Venezuela; Chicago, Illinois, U.S.; Chihuahua, Mexico; Islamabad, Pakistan; Leon, Spain; Munich, Germany; Okinawa, Japan; Oslo, Norway; Paris and Toulouse, France; and Tallinn, Estonia. Additionally, the SingularityU Barcelona Chapter in Spain is renewing its license.

Singularity University Announces First Global Impact Challenge in Portugal

Dec. 14, 2017

Singularity University has announced a new partnership with Beta-i, Câmara Municipal de Cascais and Nova SBE to launch a SingularityU Global Impact Challenge in Portugal, which will be supported by Câmara Municipal de Cascais and Fundação Amélia de Mello.

Singularity University Columbus Smart City Accelerator Concludes With 13 Startups Working to Bring Exponential Technologies to Market

Nov. 15, 2017

Singularity University today announced its first Smart City Accelerator in Columbus, Ohio will conclude on November 16, 2017 with a closing ceremony and presentations from the 13 startup companies that participated. Co-sponsored by Columbus-based American Electric Power and NCT Ventures, the two-and-a-half month accelerator helped these innovative businesses make advancements and grow their companies which are dedicated to building and bringing to market breakthrough transportation, municipal service, energy efficient, network infrastructure, and workforce solutions.

Singularity University And Project HeHa Announce Results Of Super Happiness Challenge, Reward Solutions That Help People Become Happier, More Prosperous

Nov. 9, 2017

Singularity University and Project HeHa announced the winners and runners-up of the global Super Happiness Challenge, a global open innovation contest that began in May of this year to find individuals and startups with ideas and new products or services that tapped into unmet needs to co-create a happier world.

Exponential Medicine: Singularity University’s Conference Explores Technology's Potential to Reshape Healthcare

Nov. 6, 2017

Today announced its seventh annual Exponential Medicine conference, taking place at the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego, November 6-9, 2017. Over 600 innovators from across the healthcare, technology, biopharma, engaged patient, and investment worlds will join over 70 world-class faculty and 55 innovative startups to explore cutting-edge technology and its potential to reshape health care across the planet.

Singularity University and Project HeHa Showcase Finalists of Global Competition Representing Best Ideas, Startups For Achieving Happiness

Oct. 20, 2017

Singularity University and Project Heha, a worldwide movement to help people achieve super happiness and co-create a happier world will judge finalists from their Super Happiness Challenge at the Final Pitch Day on Oct. 20 at GSV Labs in Redwood City, Calif.  The event, which will take place from 2 to 6 p.m., will include presentations from the finalists who will present their ideas and startups to a panel of judges and investors.

Singularity University Announces Ten New Chapters - in Brazil, Canada, El Salvador, Isle of Man, Japan, The Bahamas, and the U.S., and Renews 11 Chapter Licenses

Oct. 4, 2017

Singularity University has announced the creation of ten new community chapters, bringing the total of SingularityU Chapters worldwide to 83 in 50 countries. New SingularityU Chapters have been formed in: Uberlandia, Brazil; Vancouver and Montreal, Canada; San Salvador, El Salvador; Douglas, Isle of Man; Kyoto, Japan; Nassau, The Bahamas;  and Austin, Boston, and Minneapolis-St. Paul, U.S. Chapter Renewals include: Sofia, Bulgaria; Victoria and Toronto, Canada; Santiago, Chile; Quito, Ecuador; Milan, Italy; Panama City, Panama; Lima, Peru; Geneva, Switzerland; Taipei, Taiwan; and Istanbul, Turkey.