Be a part of the Singularity! But first, read up on the background of SingularityU Canada.
The future is exponential - SingularityU Canada background blog
Oct. 11-12th Toronto is hosting the very first Singularity University Summit on Canadian soil, it is going to have an EPIC impact, and will be captured here on exponentials.xyz! As Canadian and International thought leaders take the stage, prepare for intense debate and uncommon conversations about how technologies like artificial intelligence, nanotechnology, and digital medicine will impact the way we live and work.
SingularityU Canada Summit - Trailer
Singularity University empowers a global community with the mindset, skillset and network to create an abundant future. For the first time in Canada, leading-edge speakers from SingularityU will join Canadian leaders and innovators for an unforgettable experience. October 11-12, 2017 Toronto, ON, Canada Learn more at http://singularityucanadasummit.org
To prepare yourself for what is to come in weeks ahead, be sure to read up on the organization, with background information from the organization:
SingularityU Canada Summit is…
· A two-way bridge between uncommon partners across communities, provinces and sectors, to enable us to bring the best of the world to Canada and share our best with the world.
· A positive voice to overcome the anxiety of disruption and automation and inspire more Canadians to think BIG and global.
· A forum for the wildly curious and most passionate to come together, ask questions and discuss our role in shaping the future.
· A platform to change mindsets and transform learning from an activity we do early in life into a lifelong journey.
SU Canada's VISION:
"Our goals are ambitious. We need Canada’s best creators, makers, doers and minds to achieve them. Help us unlock the potential of our research and technology for application on a global scale.
Together we can:
· Build a pan-Canadian community that unites different ecosystems behind a shared purpose.
· Catalyse unexpected collaborations between corporations, startups, academic institutions and government.
· Raise awareness on critical issues impacting society by making room for REAL DEBATE with alternative and opposing views.
· Expose as many Canadians as possible to an exponential mindset and foster a culture of bold entrepreneurship.
· Provide greater access to world-class, local and global, experts in exponential technologies.
· Share a unique Canadian perspective on the ethics and value considerations of adopting and developing exponential technologies."
What Makes SU Canada Unique?
Canada has a celebrated history of world-changing innovations in medicine, energy, transportation, food, and technology.
It is time the world knew.
"We have the talent, drive, dedication, and opportunity to succeed. SingularityU Canada Summit can provide the exposure, technology, and frameworks for impact on a larger, wider, and higher scale. Sparking conversations and collaborating for a shared future with experts from around the globe ensures Canadian breakthroughs are showcased, elevated, and accelerated through an international community, at a scale big enough to benefit the entire country and the world. The world needs more Canada. Our time to lead is now and the opportunity has never been greater."
How can you experience the Summit?
STEP 1: check out the Summit program and get excited about the speakers…
STEP 2: find a satellite event near you (FREE) to experience a livestream of the Summit as well as additional content from local speakers amongst change makers in your community!
If you have any questions, please comment on this post, or go ahead an email SU directly at [email protected]
A Background on Singularity
Singularity University was founded on the premise that the world’s greatest problems are the world’s greatest opportunities. We deeply believe that the world has all the necessary ingredients to tackle our biggest challenges and create abundance for all. We have the visionaries, the teachers, the technologies, the makers, and the capital. There are millions of people across the globe who are working tirelessly to create positive change.
When all of these ingredients combine, the possibility for impact becomes exponential. We are a platform for promoting new ways of thinking and innovating, a launchpad for emerging ventures, and a powerful global community of doers and leaders—all poised to solve humanity’s biggest problems.
Founded by Peter Diamandis and Ray Kurzweil in 2008, the program and related events have led to chapters around the world and graduates with a deeper and wider perspective on local and global challenges. Singularity University is located in NASA Research Park in California, USA.
Stay tuned for as exclusive captures of the event are coming your way!