Campus Party is making its Asian debut in Singapore from 6 to 8 July 2018 at Singapore EXPO Hall 7. It is the first Asian host city as the city-state leads the way in the science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM) disciplines, as well as the country’s strong commitment in developing an innovative-led economy.
Founded in 1997, Campus Party is a community-driven, innovation-focus festival for technology enthusiasts from incredibly diverse backgrounds to learn, collaborate and co-create new ideas. The festival mantra is “everyone can be an innovator, an inventor or change-maker.”
DISCOVER, DEVELOPE, DO; CAMPUS PARTY’S MULTI-ARENA FESTIVAL DESIGN
Campus Party Singapore covers domains in technology innovation and electronic entertainment, with an emphasis on six distinct areas – Robotics & Drones, Virtual & Augmented Reality (VR/AR), Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Autonomous Vehicles and Internet of Things (IoT)
The Campusero journey encompasses a Discovery phase, a Development phase (where individual attributes and talent areas will grow through the cross-pollination of ideas) and a Do phase; where hands-on experiences will accelerate the learning process, manifested in the festival through there three dedicated zones:
Campus Party Village, a uniquely designed physical campsite to rest, recharge and build upon informal collaborative opportunities.
Campus Party Experience, where inspirational performances, innovative showcases and organically-presented displays and exhibits allow participants to see and touch future.
Campus Party Arena, an innovation incubator zone to harvest maximum creativity through conferences, workshops, and non-stop challenges across more than 50 hours over 3 days from 150 presenters.
Including global talents such as Gabe Gabrielle, NANA engineer and motivational speaker; Jesko von den Steinen, actor, performer and solo artist for Cirque du Soleil; Bill Reith, biomedical engineer famous for his research on using neuroscience to control the behavior of roaches’ Ola and Anna Rosling, co-authors of “Factfulness: Ten Reasons We’re Wrong About The World – and Why” and local ambassadors such as Inch Chua, Singaporean singer-songwriter and founder and CEO of Invasion Singapore as well as Iris Goh, an accomplished pianist, music director, choral conductor, vocal coach and composer who is now using blockchain technology to run platform which encourages creative collaboration.
About Campus Party
Campus Party is the largest international festival on technology, innovation, and creativity in the world. It is a movement that brings together thousands of businesses, visionaries, communities, higher education academics, and cutting-edge institutions as a global community.
Campus Party has held a total of 68 editions in 12 countries (Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Germany, Holland, Italy, Spain, Mexico, United Kingdom) and hold the Guinness World Record for the largest hackathon in social development. It also has thousands of partners and community of more than 570,000 participants known as “Campuseros” who attended the event.
For more information, please visit http://singapore.campus-party.org/.