Laercio Simoes wrote -
To Whom it May Concern,
We’re very excited to announce that Laercio Henrique Simões has been accepted to Singularity University: (www.singularityu.org).
Singularity University (SU) was launched by Ray Kurzweil and Peter Diamandis to help prepare the next generation of leaders for a world brimming with accelerating technological change. SU is hosted at NASA Ames in Silicon Valley and is backed by visionary leaders and organizations such as Google, ePlanet Ventures, Nokia, Cisco, and Autodesk.
The university focuses on how combinations of accelerating technologies like AI, Robotics, Nanotech, Biotech, Networks, Bioinformatics and Medicine can be used to address issues like energy, water, health, poverty, pandemics and the environment.
You are getting this letter from one of the extraordinary students who was accepted for our 2011 Graduate Studies Program. They have made it through an extremely competitive selection process from a pool of over 1,900 candidates from 109 countries for just 80 available spots, and are looking for financial support to attend SU.
Your support of this student will be an investment in the future. Singularity University students become the best-connected, best informed people in the world on where accelerating technologies are going and will work in groups to design products and services to address one or more of our global grand challenges.
We invite to you please review testimonials from alumni and our website about how our program has transformed their world-view. In addition, the lifelong relationships they form will enable them to take their place as a future leader in industry, academia or government.
As a sponsor, we will deliver back to you, your company, organization or country an exceptional student practiced in leveraging the fastest growing technologies in the world who will understand how to scale those technologies to make a global impact. We hope you'll take the time to carefully consider this individual who is poised to enter one of the most challenging and rewarding programs of their career.
If you have any questions about the candidate or the program, please feel free to contact me.