You are invited to The Monthly Buzz with special guest Kaila Colbin, the Australia Ambassador for Singularity University!
We are kicking off 2018 and preparing for another great year for the deep tech start up ecosystem! We will be joined by special guest Kaila Colbin presenting “Riding the Wave of Exponential Change”
What do nanotechnology, bioinformatics, artificial intelligence, and robotics have in common, and, more importantly, what do they have to do with you?
Join us for this event and a startling look at the dramatic implications of exponential technologies, and some insight into how we might better prepare ourselves to adapt and thrive in a dynamically changing world.
Cicada Innovations & SingularityU Australia Summit:
Cicada Innovations is proud to announce that we are an official partner of the SingularityU Australia Summit! The Summit will be hosted at the ICC in Sydney from the 19 – 21 February 2018and will kick-start the conversation about exponential technology and how it can impact Australia and the world. Educators, corporates, non-profits, entrepreneurs, young people and government will come together for three days of incredible content and connections. They will learn how to understand, adapt and thrive in an exponentially changing world. Get your tickets at http://www.singularityuaustraliasummit.com/ and we’ll see you there!
About Kaila Colbin:
Kaila Colbin is the Australia Ambassador for Singularity University. In 2016, she spearheaded the hugely successful SingularityU New Zealand Summit, the first in Australasia, with more than 1,400 attendees.
She is also a co-founder and Chair of the non-profit Ministry of Awesome, the starting point to make things happen in Christchurch; the Curator and Licensee for TEDxChristchurch in New Zealand and TEDxScottBase in Antarctica; Chairman of the Board of the New York-based Natural Gourmet Institute for Health and Culinary Arts; Deputy Chair of CORE Education Ltd; and a Director of ChristchurchNZ, the Christchurch agency responsible for tourism, major events and economic development.
Kaila is a certified ExO consultant, a Climate Project Ambassador who trained with Al Gore, and a Project Management Professional. She is a renowned national and international public speaker, sought after by corporates, government agencies, industry groups, and more.
A native New Yorker, Kaila is fluent in English, Spanish, French and Italian, holds a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Administration from Cornell University and has been a serial entrepreneur since the age of 22. Her purpose in life is to be an uplifting presence.
Who is invited:
The Monthly Buzz is open to the Cicada Innovations’ deep tech community including tech/scientific researchers and innovators with deep technology-based ideas or businesses across different industry verticals. The event aims to connect entrepreneurs, startups, industry and researchers to explore and create the possibility for exciting collaboration.