Salim Ismail is the Global Ambassador at Singularity University focusing on its global presence. Salim spent two years as Singularity University’s founding Executive Director and currently serves as its Global Ambassador focusing on its global presence.
Salim is a sought after speaker, strategist and entrepreneur – his last company, Angstro, was acquired by Google in August 2010.
Prior to that, Salim was a Vice President at Yahoo and the Head of Brickhouse, Yahoo’s internal ‘ideas factory’ where game-changing ideas were brought in, built and launched. Salim also serves as Co-Founder and Chairman of Confabb.com, co-founded PubSub Concepts and is also on the board of Breakthrough, a global human rights organization focused on violence against women, racial justice and immigrant rights.
Salim earned his B.Sc. in Physics from University of Waterloo in 1989.
Global Ambassador & Founding Executive Director
Oct 1, 2008 - Current (almost 8 years)
2006 - Current (over 10 years)
B.Sc., PhysicsAug, 1983 - Apr, 1989
|May 17, 2016||iAM Wire - Are you a 21st Century Technology Professional?|
|May 3, 2016||Business Wire - Interactive Intelligence Announces Dates and Agenda for INTERACTIONS 2016 Conference|
|Dec 7, 2015||Business Wire India - Singularity University, in Partnership with INK, to Host First Asian SingularityU Summit in 2016|
|Nov 9, 2015||salimismail.com - RIP Steve Jobs|
|Aug 31, 2015||The Next Web - The rise of the exponential organization|
|Jul 5, 2015||TechCrunch - Exponential Organizations Are The Future Of Global Business And Innovation|
|May 23, 2015||Tech Cocktail - Rokk3r Labs Announces Exponential Organizations Workshop|
|Oct 18, 2014||Venture Beat - Why a 5-year plan is a suicidal practice|
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