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Salim Ismail - Innovation 10^9th

  1. 1. 10^9th






  2. 2. Topics • Context
–
local
to
global • Singularity
University
–
why? • Breakthroughs
in
Technology • Mobile
distribuFon
&
10^9th
 Copyright
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University
2007‐10 2
  3. 3. Sept ’08 Founding Meeting SU Founding Meeting @ NASA Ames - Sept 2008; 50 leaders from the Bay Area Copyright
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University
2007‐10 3
  4. 4. Ray
Kurzweil 




































Moore’s
Law Copyright
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University
2007‐10 4
  5. 5. Mission Our
mission
is
to
 assemble,
educate
and
 inspire
a
cadre
of
leaders
 who
strive
to
understand
 and
facilitate
the
 development
of
 exponenFally
advancing
 technologies
to
address
 humanity’s
grand
 challenges. Copyright
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University
2007‐10 5
  6. 6. Graduate
Studies
Program 10
Week
Program
phases: Copyright
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University
2007‐10 6
  7. 7. Team
Projects
109+ 109+
 Team
Projects: ...ten to the ninth, plus Each
summer,
students
are
asked
to
design
a
product
or
service
that
will
 posiGvely
impact
1
billion
people
within
10
years
by
leveraging
acceleraGng
 technologies. Copyright
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University
2007‐10 7
  8. 8. Team
Projects
from
2009 Enables
a
new
paradigm
for
disaster
response
through
 innovaFve
soluFons
to
facilitate
evacuaFon,
medical
triage,
 and
aid
during
natural
disasters. www.civiguard.com Focuses
on
advances
in
rapid,
addiFve
manufacturing
 technologies
to
construct
affordable
and
customizable
 housing
in
the
developing
world. www.weareacasa.com Creates
a
marketplace
for
peer‐to‐peer
car
sharing
to
 increase
car
accessibility,
decrease
energy
usage,
and
 develop
an
intelligent
transportaFon
grid. www.geParound.com Envisions
a
plaRorm
that
will
provide
a
set
of
modular
 programming
tools
accessible
through
a
web
portal
where
 individuals
can
create
educaGon
and
commerce
applicaGons
 that
empower
their
communiFes. Copyright
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University
2007‐10 8
  9. 9. Civiguard - Technology Copyright
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University
2007‐10
  10. 10. ACASA - Technology • The approach is already building 8’ walls • It is projected to cost less than half of conventional masonry. • Proof of concept exists, the next step is to commercialize it • Build a 2-bedroom house in 1 ½ days with 30w of power using local materials Copyright
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University
2007‐10
  11. 11. Gettaround Copyright
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University
2007‐10
  12. 12. OneGlobalVoice ApplicaGon
PlaOorm
for
SMS • 75%
of
our
4
billion
cell
phones
are
sFll
2G • What
if
they
could
access
the
same
servers/ informaFon/cloud
compuFng
like
we
can • “Facebook
app
plaRorm
for
SMS” Copyright
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University
2007‐10
  13. 13. World‐Class
Faculty
&
Advisors Copyright
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University
2007‐10 13
  14. 14. ExecuGve
Program
Overview
 The
program
concentrates
on
six
exponenGal
growing
 technologies: 1.
ArFficial
Intelligence
&
RoboFcs 2.
Nanotechnology 3.
Biotechnology
&
BioinformaFcs 4.
Medicine
&
Neuroscience 5.
Networks
&
CompuFng
Systems 6.
Energy
&
Environmental
Systems APending
the
program
provides
an
understanding
of
how
these
acceleraFng
 technologies
will
transform
your
business
and
your
industry
by
showing
 you
what
is
in
the
lab
today
and
where
the
technologies
will
be
within
the
next
 3
to
10
years.
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University
2007‐10 14
  15. 15. Classroom Copyright
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University
2007‐10
  16. 16. Classroom Copyright
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University
2007‐10
  17. 17. Copyright
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University
2007‐10
  18. 18. Next
EP:
Oct
13th
‐
22nd
 Our
last
ExecuGve
Program:

From
Feb
26th
–
Mar
7th,
2010,
a
group
of
45
 entrepreneurs,
CEOs,
venture
capitalists,
and
government
leaders
from
15
naFons Our
Feedback:
Over
90%
of
the
parFcipants
would
“highly
recommend”
and
 34%
said
it
was
the
“Best
Program
Ever” Copyright
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University
2007‐10
  19. 19. The
Experience Copyright
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University
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  20. 20. Why Makers Will Impact the World • New
technologies
are
 driving
down
the
cost
of
 R&D
(exponenFally) • Makers
are
crazy

 • “The
day
before
a
major
 technology
breakthrough,
 everyone
thinks
the
idea
 is
crazy”
–
Peter
 Diamandis,
CEO
XPrize Copyright
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University
2007‐10 20
  21. 21. DIY Drones • Ardupilot
‐
$24 Copyright
Singularity
University
2007‐10 21
  22. 22. Hibal • $800 Hibal.org Copyright
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University
2007‐10 22
  23. 23. Maker Faire Copyright
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University
2007‐10 23
  24. 24. 3d Printing & Fabrication http://bothacker.com fab@home Copyright
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University
2007‐10 24
  25. 25. Biotech & Food Openwetware.org/wiki/Dunn Pearl Gel Box Plantsonwalls LavaAmp Copyright
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University
2007‐10 25
  26. 26. More on food / nutrition Algaelab.org Copyright
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University
2007‐10 26
  27. 27. Copyright
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University
2007‐10
  28. 28. Youtube: Leonardo robot 28
  29. 29. 06/07/10 29
  30. 30. Space Copyright
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University
2007‐10 30
  31. 31. Convergence? 31
  32. 32. The risks… 32
  33. 33. A
billion
people…. Copyright
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University
2007‐10 33
  34. 34. Mobile - distribution Mobile – the world’s nervous system How would you impact a billion people? Copyright
Singularity
University
2007‐10
  35. 35. Thank
you!
 @salimismail www.singularityu.org Copyright
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University
2007‐10 35

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