Interviews

Jamie Wheal, Author or Stealing Fire
Are We About to Unlock the Secrets to Peak Performance? May 14, 2017

Vivek Wadhwa, Author of The Driver in the Driverless Car
Star Trek or Mad Max? Why What Happens in the Future Is Up to Us, April 4, 2017

Michiel Rauws, X2AI
Bridging the Mental Healthcare Gap With Artificial Intelligence, October 10, 2016

Alejandro Tocigl, Miroculus
A Simple Blood Test Helps Cure Cancer by Catching It Early, September 28, 2016

Christine Peterson, Foresight Institute
How Nanotech Will Lead to a Better Future for Us All, August 12, 2016

Brian Forde, MIT Media Lab
Digital Currency Tech Will Be as Transformative as the Internet, June 8, 2016

Alex (Sandy) Pentland, MIT
Big Data Can Be a Profoundly Humanizing Force in Industry, May 16, 2016

Hod Lipson, Columbia University Creative Machines Lab
The Last Frontiers of AI: Can Scientists Design Creativity and Self-Awareness? April 20, 2016

Danielle Applestone, CEO Other Machine Co. 
What Happens to Factories If You Can Manufacture in Your Home? March 30, 2016

Marc Goodman, Author, Future Crimes
When Electronic Witnesses Are Everywhere, No Secret’s Safe, January 31, 2017
Smartphones to Bionic Body Parts: Our Tech Can (and Will) Be Used Against Us, December 16, 2015

Artificial Intelligence

Watch: Where AI Is Today, and Where It’s Going in the Future, May 23, 2017

The Tiny Brain Chip That May Supercharge Your Mind, August 17, 2016

8 Takes on the Rise of AI and Its Implications, August 13, 2016

A Look at IBM’s Watson 5 Years After Its Breathtaking Jeopardy Debut, August 10, 2016

These Five Exponential Trends Are Accelerating Robotics, May 11, 2016 

Google Beating Grandmaster Sedol Is Bigger Than IBM Beating Kasparov, March 16, 2016

How Google’s AI Beat a Human at ‘Go’ a Decade Earlier Than Expected, February 6, 2016  

Are You a Thinking Thing? Why Debating Machine Consciousness Matters, August 16, 2015

Education + Learning

This Is How to Invent Radical Solutions to Huge Problems, November 15, 2016

The Motivating Power of a Massive Transformative Purpose, November 8, 2016

Why We Need Moonshot Thinking in High School Education, September 2, 2016

How to Think Exponentially and Better Predict the Future, April 2, 2016

Automation Is Eating Jobs, But These Skills Will Always Be Valued In the Workplace, (also published in World Post), November 19, 2015

Don’t Guess, Learn: Rapid Prototyping with Tom Chi [Video], October 16, 2015

Innovator's City guides

Series Overview

This is a series of city guides to innovation hubs around the world that I lead the production of from ideation to execution. Each guide features a set of locations to help connect innovators and entrepreneurs to like-minded communities across the globe, and has been curated by a city local, who’s also a leader of the SingularityU Chapter in that city. View full list of series here

An Innovator’s City Guide to Cairo, Egypt, May 16,2018

An Innovator’s City Guide to São Paulo, Brazil, April 18, 2018

An Innovator’s City Guide to Tallinn, Estonia, April 4, 2018

An Innovator’s City Guide to Shanghai, March 14, 2018

Technology + Society

Can Technology Mend America’s Divided Healthcare System?, November 8, 2017

Finish Him! MegaBots’ Giant Robot Duel Is Finally Going Down, August 31, 2017

This Inspiring Teenager Wants to Save Lives With His Flying Robots, August 25, 2017

Make Sense of the Future With This Winter Reading List, January 27, 2017

The Technologies We’re Most Fired Up to Watch in 2017, January 2, 2017

The Ethical Conundrums Technology Confronted Us With This Year, December 30, 2016

This Cute Robot Just Wants to Play With Pooh Bear, September 10, 2016

The 21st Century Is a Wild Time to Be Alive, September 8, 2016

Are There Other Intelligent Civilizations Out There? Two Views on the Fermi Paradox, August 31, 2016

“We’re Living During the Most Extraordinary Time Ever in History,” August 28, 2016

6 Perspectives on How Tech Is Transforming the Economy, August 27, 2016

Technology Feels Like It’s Accelerating—Because It Actually Is, March 22, 2016

Why We Should Use Behavioral Economics to Design Technology That Doesn’t Kill Us, January 28, 2016

Why Digital Overload Is Now Central to the Human Condition, January 15, 2016

Technologies We’re Excited to See Bloom in 2016 and Beyond, January 2, 2016

Hacking Talent in the Age of the Exponential Human, August 28, 2015

Combating Scarcity With Abundance: New Impact Challenge to Tackle California’s Drought, July 24, 2015

Original Doodles


Exponential Entrepreneurs:
An original Singularity University interview series
on Singularity Hub

Series description: The path of entrepreneurship is neither neat nor clearly defined and rarely is it documented in the heat of the moment. We’re pulling the curtain back with this new collection, Exponential Entrepreneurs, to showcase the work and life of impact-driven professionals who are in the midst of their own journeys.

Introduction to series: New Series on Exponential Entrepreneurs Launches Today