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Isle of Man Grand Challenge - Singularity University Knowledge Transfer

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Published on March 5, 2014

Author: OwenC

Source: slideshare.net

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As winners of the Isle of Man Grand Challenge, Andrew and I have prepared some slides with some of the concepts and ideas gleaned from Singularity University with particular reference to improvements we can drive in the Manx economy.
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Isle of Man Grand Challenge How can we remain relevant in a world that’s changing faster than we can comprehend?

Exponential Technologies • Artificial Intelligence • Robotics • Biotech • Manufacturing • Computation / Networks • Synthetic Biology • Digital Medicine

Our Advantages • A need and desire to innovate • Natural resources / environment • Agility, size and access to regulators • • Natural size for serendipity No legacy • Be cutting-edge, ignore the rest

Focus • Supporting environment • Education • • Computer use is not literacy Change attitudes and culture • Positivity + entrepreneurship • Healthy attitude to risk and failure

Focus • Fertile and attractive for startups • Don’t penalise failure • Access to capital • Focus on global opportunity • Incentivise graduates

"Borders are porous" People, ideas, finance, jobs ... can flow in or out What influence can we apply?

Links • Bits and Billions - A blueprint for high-impact digital entrepreneurship in the UK • Lessons from the World's Most Tech-Savvy Government • Paul Graham’s Essays • Why Silicon Valley Can’t Find Europe (TechCruch)

iomgrandchallenge2013.tumbl r.com #iomg c http://goo.gl/MC86Ow

“Being afraid to fail is almost a guarantee of putting a glass ceiling on the success that can be achieved.” Dr Astro Teller “Captain of Moonshots” @ Google [X] BBC 24 January 2014

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