David Roberts – CONNECTS 2016

The Power of the Bystander.

David Roberts is regarded as one of the world’s top experts on disruptive innovation and exponentially advancing technology. David served as VP of Singularity University and Director of the Global Solutions Program.


David Roberts is regarded as one of the world's top experts on disruptive innovation and exponentially advancing technology. His passion is to help transform the lives of a billion-suffering people in the world through disruptive innovation.

David is an M.I.T. and Harvard educated, award-winning CEO and serial entrepreneur, a former Special Agent and a faculty member at Singularity University, the world's leading innovation university.

Along with being a decorated Air Force Commander, David also majored in Artificial Intelligence and Bio-Computer Engineering. He has led the development of some of the most complex, state-of-the-art systems ever built to include space-based satellite systems, unmanned air vehicle systems, and analytical fusion centres.

We hope you can join us and hear David Roberts discuss how bystanders have all the power to make change. Instinctively we know when something is not right - we can choose to remain silent and be a bystander, or we can speak up.

Technology makes us powerful; it does not make us good.

David Roberts