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A sticky situation: Part 2: Post humans, frogs and AGI
A sticky situation: Part 2: Post humans, frogs and AGIArticle

In Part 1, Edward Herridge took a look at the genre of apocalyptic entertainment being popular because it accesses an atavistic fear of technology that mushroomed into the human subconscious...

Edward Herridge 20 Apr 2021

Jason Dunn is the co-founder of Made in Space.
#SUSASummit: Jason Dunn - "The power of asking a different question"Article

These are the highlights of Jason Dunn's talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2020 Summit...

29 Oct 2020

#SUSASummit: Naveen Jain on how to start a moonshot company
#SUSASummit: Naveen Jain on how to start a moonshot companyArticle

These are the highlights of Naveen Jain's talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2020 Summit...

28 Oct 2020

Jaya Baloo, chief information security officer at Avast Software.
#SUSASummit: Jaya Baloo - "Always check before you click!"Article

These are the highlights of Jaya Baloo's talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2020 Summit...

28 Oct 2020

#SUSASummit: Can AI transform the way we use energy?
#SUSASummit: Can AI transform the way we use energy?Article

These are the highlights of Dr Mark Nasila's talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2020 Summit...

26 Oct 2020

#SUSASummit: "The future of work is remote" - Molly Pyle
#SUSASummit: "The future of work is remote" - Molly PyleArticle

These are the highlights of Molly Pyle's talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2020 Summit...

23 Oct 2020

Paolo Santana.
#SUSASummit: Paolo Santana - "Problem-solving for the 99%"Article

These are the highlights of Paolo Santana's talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2020 Summit...

22 Oct 2020

#SUSASummit: Michael Heyink on gamification strategy in business
#SUSASummit: Michael Heyink on gamification strategy in businessArticle

These are the highlights of Michael Heyink's talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2020 Summit...

21 Oct 2020

Vivienne Ming, co-founder and executive chair at Socos Labs.
#SUSASummit: Vivienne Ming says "AI makes better humans"Article

These are the highlights of Vivienne Ming's talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2020 Summit...

20 Oct 2020

SingularityU South Africa Summit 2020 sets new standards for online events globally
SingularityU South Africa Summit 2020 sets new standards for online events globallyArticle

The fourth annual SingularityU South Africa Summit took place on 14 and 15 October 2020 with over 125 speakers with global perspectives presenting keynotes, hosting discussions and running workshops, all intended to help future proof Africa...

Issued by Mann Made 20 Oct 2020

Kyle Nel, CEO and co-founder of Uncommon Partners, Singularity University faculty member.
#SUSASummit: Kyle Nel on why strategic narratives are critical in a post-Covid worldArticle

These are the highlights of Kyle Nel's talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2020 Summit...

16 Oct 2020

#SUSASummit: Mimi Nicklin says we all have the power to change the empathy deficit
#SUSASummit: Mimi Nicklin says we all have the power to change the empathy deficitArticle

These are the highlights of author and empathetic influencer Mimi Nicklin's talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2020 Summit...

15 Oct 2020

#SUSASummit: Anand Murthy speaks on radical affordable housing
#SUSASummit: Anand Murthy speaks on radical affordable housingArticle

These are the highlights of BridgePort Developments founder Anand Murthy's talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2020 Summit...

15 Oct 2020

Peter Diamandis – Executive founder of SingularityU.
#SUSASummit: Peter Diamandis opens SingularityU South Africa SummitArticle

Peter Diamandis officially welcomed guests from around the world to the SingularityU South Africa Summit Online 2020...

15 Oct 2020

Q&A: Mic Mann talks SingularityU SA Online Summit 2020
Q&A: Mic Mann talks SingularityU SA Online Summit 2020Article

Mic Mann, co-CEO of SingularityU South Africa, shares more about what can be expected from this year's SingularityU South Africa Summit, which takes place online from 14-15 October 2020...

Evan-Lee Courie 6 Oct 2020

Leading women on stage at SingularityU Online Summit 2020
Leading women on stage at SingularityU Online Summit 2020Article

Women will take centre stage at the fourth annual SingularityU Summit taking place online on 14 and 15 October 2020...

Issued by Mann Made 2 Oct 2020

SingularityU Online Summit to contribute to SME growth in 2020
SingularityU Online Summit to contribute to SME growth in 2020Article

Speakers lined up to address the challenges and opportunities facing SMEs...

Issued by Mann Made 23 Sep 2020

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Consumer-centred brands in times of crisesArticle

Sindiswa Masuta, strategy business director at Grey Advertising writes that brands that put the consumer and their communities first, as well as show an understanding of their audience's context, are setting themselves up for future survival and growth through loyalty...

Sindiswa Masuta 22 Sep 2020

15 additional speakers announced for the SingularityU SA Online Summit 2020
15 additional speakers announced for the SingularityU SA Online Summit 2020Article

SingularityU announces global lineup to address thought-provoking topics...

Issued by Mann Made 21 Sep 2020

More speakers added to SingularityU SA Online Summit 2020
More speakers added to SingularityU SA Online Summit 2020Article

SingularityU South Africa has announced an additional 15 speakers that will address Africa at the online SingularityU South Africa Summit on 14-15 October 2020...

18 Sep 2020

Headline speakers announced for the SingularityU SA Online Summit 2020
Headline speakers announced for the SingularityU SA Online Summit 2020Article

SingularityU announces a multi-national lineup with world renowned speakers addressing ground-breaking topics...

Issued by Mann Made 9 Sep 2020

SingularityU South Africa announces Online Summit for 2020
SingularityU South Africa announces Online Summit for 2020Article

In its quest to future proof Africa, SingularityU reveals plans for virtual summit with international programme...

Issued by Mann Made 24 Aug 2020

Leadership in the time of Covid-19 with David Roberts
Leadership in the time of Covid-19 with David RobertsArticle

Last week, SingularityU South Africa (SUSA) hosted a fully immersive virtual reality event for SUSA partners, alumni and chapter members via V-Hive - a proudly South African virtual reality platform...

Issued by Mann Made 4 May 2020

Together, apart, virtually
Together, apart, virtuallyArticle

The Covid-19 pandemic and ongoing global (and national) lockdown has, no doubt, disrupted normal society. It's no longer a case of business as usual as there's a worldwide race towards the virtualisation and digitalisation of the work force and various industries...

Mic Mann, Issued by Mann Made 23 Apr 2020

The great migration into virtualisation
The great migration into virtualisationArticle

Since the lockdown, Mann Made has been working double-time (remotely, of course) to help local and international companies bridge this digitisation and virtualisation divide by offering immersive V-Hive virtual reality meetings, events and product showrooms...

Mic Mann, Issued by Mann Made 22 Apr 2020

Content trends 2020: fast video
Content trends 2020: fast videoArticle

With news feeds moving at the speed of a thumb flick, you need to produce a lot of videos - and fast - to stay visible...

Tyron Janse van Vuuren, Issued by Mann Made 16 Apr 2020

Everything on Showmax in March
Everything on Showmax in MarchArticle

Everything is awesome on Showmax this March (Yes! The Lego Movie 2 is coming!)...

Issued by Showmax 11 Mar 2020

Artificial intelligence: Do we know what we're doing?
Artificial intelligence: Do we know what we're doing?Article

Artificial intelligence is our shiny new toy. We're dazzled by its potential to help us make our lives more efficient, more productive... just... better...

Catherine Black 17 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: The century of the real estate A(I)gent
#BizTrends2020: The century of the real estate A(I)gentArticle

Tech facilitates transformation in real estate by automating mundane tasks so that agents have more time to focus on human problems and relationships...

Louise de Beer 16 Jan 2020

CX and the accelerating pace of change
CX and the accelerating pace of changeArticle

In the Terminator movies, "singularity" was the date when machines overtook us and became sentient, but I recently discovered an alternate definition of singularity...

Mark Molenaar, Issued by Kantar 8 Jan 2020

#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: Rewriting the rules of travel and mobility
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: Rewriting the rules of travel and mobilityArticle

These are the highlights of Andres de Leon's presentation at the SingularityU South Africa 2019 Summit...

23 Oct 2019

#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: A glimpse into the future mobility
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: A glimpse into the future mobilityArticle

These are the highlights of Bas Verkaik's presentation at the SingularityU South Africa 2019 Summit...

23 Oct 2019

Amin Toufani - Singularity U South Africa 2019 Summit. Image supplied.
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: Why digital twins make all the differenceArticle

These are the highlights of Amin Toufani's presentation at the SingularityU South Africa 2019 Summit...

22 Oct 2019

Kris Oostergaard - Singularity U South Africa 2019 Summit. Image supplied.
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: Transforming legacy organisationsArticle

These are the highlights of Kris Østergaard's presentation at the SingularityU South Africa 2019 Summit...

22 Oct 2019

Benjamin Rosman in conversation with Tilly Lockey at the SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019.
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: What's possible in the futureArticle

While in conversation with CSIR principal researcher Benjamin Rosman at the recent SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019 in Johannesburg, Tilly Lockey looked at the possibilities of the future...

21 Oct 2019

#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: How applied computing can save your life
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: How applied computing can save your lifeArticle

Entrepreneur, inventor, researcher and physician Dr Habib Frost presented a talk on the life-saving capabilities of applied computing at the recent SingularityU South Africa 2019 Summit in Johannesburg...

21 Oct 2019

SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019 sets new standards for technology and innovation on the continent
SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019 sets new standards for technology and innovation on the continentArticle

SingularityU South Africa has surpassed all expectations, hosting the third annual SingularityU South Africa Summit to a full capacity audience of over 1,500 people...

Issued by Mann Made 21 Oct 2019

Sivan Ya'ari speaking at the SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019. Image supplied.
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: Bringing Israeli innovation to African villagesArticle

For Innovation Africa, solar energy was only the start of creating small businesses within villages like mobile phone charging stations and barbershops. But solar wasn't the only issue - the main problem was water...

17 Oct 2019

Murendeni Mafumo speaking at the SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019. Image supplied.
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: The future of water collection, purification and distributionArticle

What is the future of cities? And what is the future of water collection, purification and distribution?...

17 Oct 2019

#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: What happens when the world becomes linked?
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: What happens when the world becomes linked?Article

The third annual SingularityU South Africa Summit is hosted in collaboration with The Development Bank of Southern Africa, global partner Deloitte and partners MTN and Absa on 16 and 17 October 2019...

17 Oct 2019

Laila Pawlak presenting this talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2019 Summit. Image supplied.
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: Creating an extraordinary impact in a world of accelerating changeArticle

The third annual SingularityU South Africa Summit is hosted in collaboration with The Development Bank of Southern Africa, global partner Deloitte and partners MTN and Absa on 16 and 17 October 2019...

17 Oct 2019

#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: Experts share expertise on technological advancements
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: Experts share expertise on technological advancementsGallery

A range of speakers are sharing their expertise on technological advancements and its impact on the world at the third annual SingularityU South Africa Summit, which is being held in Johannesburg on 16 and 17 October 2019. The event is hosted by SingularityU South Africa in collaboration with the Development Bank of Southern Africa, global partner Deloitte and partners MTN and Absa.

17 Oct 2019

Rachel Sibley delivering this presentation at the SingularityU South Africa 2019 Summit. Image supplied.
#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: Extending reality - Why, when and how to leverage VR and AR for impactArticle

The third annual SingularityU South Africa Summit is hosted in collaboration with The Development Bank of Southern Africa, global partner Deloitte and partners MTN and Absa on 16 and 17 October 2019...

17 Oct 2019

SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019 full schedule announced
SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019 full schedule announcedArticle

SingularityU South Africa to host over 25 international and local thought leaders bringing together innovators and disruptors from around the world to #futureproofAfrica...

Issued by Mann Made 12 Sep 2019

SingularityU South Africa launches a media app
SingularityU South Africa launches a media appArticle

SingularityU South Africa pioneers media relations through a user friendly mobile app, making its editorial content more easily accessible...

Issued by Mann Made 30 Jul 2019

SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019 set to #futureproofAfrica
SingularityU South Africa Summit 2019 set to #futureproofAfricaArticle

SingularityU South Africa today hosted its annual launch event announcing some of the speakers who will headline the upcoming Summit and featuring introductory thought leadership on this year's theme of futureproofing Africa...

25 Jun 2019

Inaugural Exponential Finance Summit exceeds all expectations
Inaugural Exponential Finance Summit exceeds all expectationsArticle

The inaugural SingularityU Exponential Finance Summit took place in Cape Town on 29 and 30 May 2019. With over 600 people attending, the event brought together big thinkers and change-makers from around the world...

Issued by Mann Made 6 Jun 2019

"It's not about blockchain, it's about the next wave of innovation"
"It's not about blockchain, it's about the next wave of innovation"Article

Many well-known experts in their fields have made predictions over the years that have proved to be spectacularly wrong...

Tanya Knowles 22 May 2019

New speakers added to Inaugural Exponential Finance Summit programme
New speakers added to Inaugural Exponential Finance Summit programmeArticle

SingularityU South Africa brings together over 20 global thought leaders in technology, finance, and investment...

Issued by Mann Made 24 Apr 2019

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