Published on June 27, 2014
About Singularity University Singularity University (SU) is a benet corporation (see page 38) headquartered at NASA Research Park in Silicon Valley. SU provides educational programs, innovative partnerships and a startup accelerator to help individuals, businesses, institutions, investors, NGOs and governments understand cutting-edge technologies and how to utilize these technologies to positively impact billions of people. From our inception in 2008, SU has empowered individuals from more than 85 countries to apply exponentially growing technologies—articial intelligence & robotics, biotechnology, nanotechnology & digital fabrication, networks & computing systems and medicine & neuroscience—to address humanity’s grand challenges: education, energy, environment, food, global health, poverty, security, space and water. To learn more, visit singularityu.org/impact Contact Us email@example.com +1 650-200-3434 twitter.com/singularityu facebook.com/singularityu NASA Research Park Building 20 South Akron Road MS 20-1 Moett Field, California 94035-0001 United States Table of Contents Exponential Technologies and Global Grand Challenge Overview Our Approach to Driving Impact and Assessing Results Education Metrics Innovation Metrics Community Metrics Future Impact 5 9 12 18 28 34 This report covers data from January to December 2013 unless otherwise noted.