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Campus <ul><ul><li>Singularity University is a new type of interdisciplinary university based in the heart of Silicon Vall...
Mission Our mission  is to assemble, educate and inspire a cadre of leaders who strive to understand and facilitate the de...
Graduate Studies Program Singularity University Graduate Studies Program 2011
<ul><li>10 9 +  </li></ul>Team Projects 10 9 + Each summer, GSP students are asked to design a sustainable company (produc...
Graduate Studies Program Academic Tracks <ul><ul><ul><li>Technology Tracks </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Artificial ...
Innovation Engine 10 Week Program phases:
Student Selection Criteria <ul><li>2009 Program   </li></ul><ul><li>40 students selected </li></ul><ul><li>1200 applicatio...
GSP11 Team Projects <ul><li>Poverty  – strategies to bypass barriers to wealth creation and reform systems in order to pro...
DONATE TO HELP SOLVE THE WORLD’S GRAND CHALLENGES!  www.singularityu.org
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Singularity University GSP11 sponsor support presentation

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Background to Singularity University Graduate Summer Program 2011 for potential sponsors.

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Singularity University GSP11 sponsor support presentation

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  2. 2. Campus <ul><ul><li>Singularity University is a new type of interdisciplinary university based in the heart of Silicon Valley </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>We attract top graduate and postgraduate students from all over the world for our 10 week summer program </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Mission Our mission is to assemble, educate and inspire a cadre of leaders who strive to understand and facilitate the development of exponentially advancing technologies to address humanity’s grand challenges.
  4. 4. Graduate Studies Program Singularity University Graduate Studies Program 2011
  5. 5. <ul><li>10 9 + </li></ul>Team Projects 10 9 + Each summer, GSP students are asked to design a sustainable company (product or service based) that will positively impact the lives of 1 billion people within 10 years by leveraging accelerating technologies. ... ten to the ninth, plus Team Projects:
  6. 6. Graduate Studies Program Academic Tracks <ul><ul><ul><li>Technology Tracks </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Artificial Intelligence & Robotics </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Nanotechnology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Networks & Computing Systems </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Biotechnology & Bioinformatics </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Medicine & Neuroscience </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Resource/Mgmt Tracks </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Futures Studies & Forecasting </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Policy, Law & Ethics </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Finance, Entrepreneurship & Economics </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Application Tracks </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Energy & Environmental Systems </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Space & Physical Sciences </li></ul></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Innovation Engine 10 Week Program phases:
  8. 8. Student Selection Criteria <ul><li>2009 Program </li></ul><ul><li>40 students selected </li></ul><ul><li>1200 applications </li></ul>Passionate about Grand Challenges Show a thirst and commitment to address humanity’s grand challenges and opportunities <ul><li>2010 Program </li></ul><ul><li>80 students </li></ul><ul><li>1600 applications </li></ul>Students are selected based on three criteria: Top in their field academically Students are selected into 1 of the 10 Tracks and must be in the top of their class Demonstrated Entrepreneurs/Leaders Students must be demonstrated entrepreneurs or leaders (having founded companies, research projects and/or organizations)
  9. 9. GSP11 Team Projects <ul><li>Poverty – strategies to bypass barriers to wealth creation and reform systems in order to promote improved living </li></ul><ul><li>Energy – provide low-cost and abundant energy to meet needs of humanity and to enable prosperity </li></ul><ul><li>Education – unprecedented opportunity to accelerate learning and provide access to education </li></ul><ul><li>Security – seek personal and global security for citizens of all nations in a harmonious way </li></ul><ul><li>Space – utilize vast material resources and the potential of networked sensors for measuring critical global conditions </li></ul><ul><li>Global Health – provide ubiquitous health care and simultaneously identify and mitigate pandemics </li></ul>05/15/11
  10. 10. DONATE TO HELP SOLVE THE WORLD’S GRAND CHALLENGES! www.singularityu.org

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