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Singularity University Summit: The pioneering meeting on digital transformation and business models

Bnamericas Published: Tuesday, January 30, 2018


The SingularityU Chile Summit, an innovation and technology meeting organized by Singularity University, a Silicon Valley school of study, and BeSTinnovation, will be an event in which more than 15 world-class experts will offer their knowledge, connections and inspiration to local leaders around the impact of corporate disruption, exponential technologies and digital transformation in business, education, public policies and quality of life, promoting a positive change in the region.

Bárbara Silva, Digital Transformation Advisor, Executive Director of Singularity University Chile-Colombia is the manager of the arrival of this exclusive meeting in the region, points out the importance of this meeting - "We are living a paradigm shift towards the digital era that puts in check the traditional business models, through the digitalization that advances at an unprecedented speed and that forces us to think in a different way about the business, competitors, talents, the role of the state in a context of a market every day more global and exponential, this is a unique opportunity to be part of a key conversation for the strategic development of Chile and the region in the short and long term. " - explains.

Singularity University Summit is an executive program that was born in the university of the same name, created by Peter Diamandis at NASA Research Park in Silicon Valley, and whose main objective is to promote innovation and exponential technologies as a tool to solve the great challenges of humanity . This is a high-impact event that has taken place in Germany, Holland, Japan, New Zealand, the United States and that exclusively reaches Chile and the ConoSur.

Some of the most influential speakers visiting Santiago are Pilar Manchón, Director of Cognitive Interfaces at Amazon, Co author of "Humanizing Conversational Agents: Indisys Practical Case Study in Health; Multimodal Modeling in Smart House". David Roberts, Chairman in HaloDrop and 1 Qbit will also be presented. Former Vice President of Singularity University. Former Officer USAir Force, BS In Computer Science & Engineering from MIT, Harvard MBA and as third example, Daniel Kraft, Founder Exponiental Medicine, Stanford University Physician, Harvard Pediatrician, specialty in Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant. Author of Our Health is in Our Hans and Clonal precursor of bone, Cartilage and hematopoietic niche stromal cells. Kyle Nel, Executive Director of the Innovation Lab at Lowe's and Margaret Burgraff, Vice President of the Mobile and Communications Group (MCG) at Intel Corporation, among others.

The more than 15 international and regional experts will rethink the future of your organization through questions such as: What is the impact and why is it necessary to understand the concept of corporate disruption ?; How can exponential technologies impact the sustainability of business models? Can the academy respond to the demand of professionals that requires the digitization of industries?

What will happen to the workforce as a result of the digitalization of companies?

"Singularity University Summit presents a critical and optimistic view on how to rethink the local and global challenges of our society in the field of education, health, environment and productive development, Our objective is not only to plant questions and ideas, but also to encourage the audience and the decision makers that it is possible to be part of this transformation, that if you can generate value and wealth and positively impact society through the use of exponential technologies for social mobility. " details Barbara Silva.

Do not stay out of this unique experience in Chile and South America and be part of this global network of change catalysts. SingularityU Chile Summit, a new mindset for the alliances of the future.

To see the full program visit www. and to reserve your quota, know corporate packs and / or be a sponsor write us to admissions @ singularityucl. com.


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