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Do you want to fast track your brain and network to the future? Interested in how technology will impact our society? Do you believe work should be meaningful and create a bigger impact? If so, keep on reading.

On May 27 and 28, 2019, 1000+ of the top changemakers in the Nordics and world class speakers from around the world will gather at the SingularityU Nordic Summit in Helsinki. The Summit is hosted by SingularityU Nordic, a B-Corp which is part of the renowned global organization Singularity University and focuses on accelerating technology to solve the global grand challenges.

Telia Company and SingularityU Nordic are offering you the opportunity to livestream the event at your University campus free of charge!

Register your interest below and download the guide on how to get started!

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What is the SingularityU Nordic Summit?

Over two epic days, you will deep dive into the future of Quantum Computing, Neuroscience, Cybersecurity, Privacy and Data Ethics, Digital Biology, Blockchain Technologies, Governance, Diversity, Impact Leadership, Innovation in Legacy Organizations and much, much more.

The Nordics are in a unique position to take lead and be a role model for the world. If we combine the Nordics’ proud history of building community, trust, and inclusion with the best from exponential technology's incredible innovation and scalability potentials, then the Nordics can RE:think the future for the world.

Join 1,000+ leaders and change makers at the SingularityU Nordic Summit in Helsinki and explore how to RE:think exponential technology and impact leadership for 10x business.



Anousheh Ansari

CEO of the XPRIZE Foundation, the world's leader in designing and managing competitions that incentivize technological breakthroughs that can solve the world's grand challenges. Anousheh also serves on the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Future Council, is a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador, and was the first Iranian in space.


Mark Post

SingularityU Benelux faculty. Professor of Vascular Physiology at Maastricht University and Professor of Angiogenesis in Tissue Engineering at the Technical University Eindhoven. The first person in the world to present a proof of concept for cultured meat.


Valter Adão

SingularityU South Africa Faculty. Chief Digital and Innovation Officer. Recipient of The Constellation Transformation 150 Award, which recognises the top 150 global executives leading digital business transformation efforts.

#innovation #futureofwork

Dr. Susan Ip-Jewell

The leading force behind Mars Academy USA, Mars Without Borders, and Space Surgery Institute and is focused on development, simulation-based training programs, technological and innovative concepts, VR/AR sim training to improve quality of lives for space and Earth, and pioneering visionary ideas for human space exploration and future settlements on Mars and the Moon.

#space #innovation

Dr. Tiffany Vora

Faculty Director & Vice Chair on Digital Biology and Medicine at Singularity University in Silicon Valley. Holds a Ph.D. in molecular biology from Princeton University.


Kris Østergaard

Co-Founder and Chief Learning and Innovation Officer, SingularityU Nordic. Author of Transforming Legacy Organizations and translator of Exponential Organizations. Read the introduction of Kris' new book "How to Digitize a Cup of Coffee" (Danish), which will launch in English at the Summit!


Laila Pawlak

Co-Founder and CEO, SingularityU Nordic. Award-winning entrepreneur and international speaker on impact leadership and unapologetic customer perspectives. Co-author of The Fundamental 4s - Designing Extraordinary Customer Experiences in an Exponential World.


Dr. Habib Frost

SingularityU Nordic Faculty. Founder and CEO of Neurescue, developing a groundbreaking new treatment for cardiac arrest and critical bleedings. Elected Forbes 30 under 30 in Technology.


Anita Schjøll Brede

SingularityU Nordic Faculty. CEO and Co-Founder of, one of the top 10 artificial intelligence startups according to Fast Company. Sought after public speaker, one of Inspiring Fifty Nordic's most inspiring women in tech. Named Top 50 European Females in Tech in 2018 by Forbes.


Patrick Halford

SingularityU Nordic Faculty. Advisor to VC's and startup board member in drone, healthcare and AR/VR space. Part of management team building a new airport and national drone innovation hub in Finland. Specialist in mobility cross industry and business model innovation.


Sahra-Josephine Hjorth

SingularityU Nordic Faculty. Co-Founder and CEO of CanopyLAB, award-winning EdTech and AI company. First PhD to research how emerging technologies and particularly digital learning can empower refugees and migrants.


Lauri Reuter

SingularityU Nordic Faculty. Ph.D. in biotechnology and academic background in cell biology, genetic engineering, and protein production. Specialist of Disruptive Technologies at VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland.


Hannes Sjöblad

SingularityU Nordic Faculty. Works to radically democratize access to powerful biotechnologies. One of the world's most quoted experts on biohacking.


Alexander Hanff

SingularityU Nordic Faculty. CEO of Think Privacy and data ethics expert. Advisor to the EU and principal driver in creating GDPR. Advises corporates in regard to the use of the GDPR, Privacy by Design and ePrivacy Regulation.

#data ethics

Marcus Olsson

SingularityU Nordic Faculty. CEO and Co-Founder of the virtual reality company SceneThere. Shot the first VR movie in North Korea. Built several innovation teams at Nokia and Microsoft. Building the future of VR at Varjo.


Kim Escherich

SingularityU Nordic Faculty. Executive innovation architect at IBM. Has been architect behind some of the worlds largest IoT projects. Previously member of the IBM SWG CTO Team, a pan-european elite consulting organization focusing on public sector innovation.

#IoT #smartcities