Category Archives: Technology

Ricardo Marvão: “There is an appetite for seeing how future technologies will impact business”

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You now have less than a month to prepare for the SingularityU Portugal Summit Cascais. In the meanwhile, Ricardo Marvão, the head of SingularityU Portugal, tells us about the hows and the whats. How did the idea of bringing the Singularity University concept to Portugal come about? We started the conversation with Singularity mostly because … Continue reading Ricardo Marvão: “There is an appetite for seeing how future technologies will impact business”

CEO of Ageas says that in Portugal “top governance kills innovation”

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By Jornal de Negócios “A governação de topo mata a inovação” e o tecido empresarial português “é muito hierárquico”, disse à Lusa o CEO da Ageas Portugal, Steven Braekeveldt, à margem do Singularity University Global Summit em São Francisco. A estrutura “demasiado hierárquica” das empresas portuguesas é um dos grandes obstáculos à inovação, afirmou o … Continue reading CEO of Ageas says that in Portugal “top governance kills innovation”

Cascais prepares SingularityU Portugal Summit in California

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By Diário de Notícias O objetivo foi promover a cimeira que se vai realizar em Carcavelos a 08 e 09 de outubro, “partilhar experiências” e “falar com outros países”, disse à Lusa, à margem do evento, o vice-presidente da Câmara Municipal de Cascais. Na cimeira global em São Francisco, Miguel Pinto Luz destacou a apresentação … Continue reading Cascais prepares SingularityU Portugal Summit in California

Galp prepares for energy sector changes in Silicon Valley

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By Expresso Galp termina esta sexta-feira uma missão em Silicon Valley, Califórnia, com o objetivo de preparar a empresa para as mudanças que se antecipam no setor da energia, no âmbito do Singularity University Global Summit. A participação na cimeira fez parte do “esforço transformacional que a empresa está a fazer”, disse à Lusa o … Continue reading Galp prepares for energy sector changes in Silicon Valley

The First SingularityU Cascais Lisbon Chapter Is Here To Change Your Minds

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By Carolina Santos By Ricardo Marvão (ReThink Beta-i) he first SingularityU Cascais Lisbon Chapter is happening on July 11 at IDEIAhub – Palácio Sotto Mayor. And what is this? Well, it’s an event to introduce the community to Singularity’s view and mission and to introduce people to an exponential mindset. More than that, this Chapter … Continue reading The First SingularityU Cascais Lisbon Chapter Is Here To Change Your Minds

We need to overcome the ego issues related to failure

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By Observador   Thomas Kriese é um dos especialistas da Singularity University, organização de Silicon Valley que tem o apoio de NASA e Google. Ao Observador, explicou porque é que o ego é inimigo dos empreendedores. Thomas Kriese é responsável por ligar a Singularity University — organização lançada em 2008 no centro da NASA, na … Continue reading We need to overcome the ego issues related to failure

Glimpse of the pitch day – SingularityU Portugal Global Impact Challenge

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By Ricardo Marvão (ReThink Beta-i) What moonshot idea would you develop that would impact the lives of a billion people in the next 10 years by applying exponential technology to address a global grand challenge? SkinSoul and Mov.e were the great winners during an afternoon where 8 moonshot ideas were presented, all of them capable … Continue reading Glimpse of the pitch day – SingularityU Portugal Global Impact Challenge