Interview with Peter Diamandis

h+ Magazine has a short interview by Alex Lightman with X Prize founder Peter Diamandis. Most of the discussion is around Peter’s new project Singularity University. Web publishing of selected lecture videos sounds smart — it has worked well for TED:

h+: Is there a way that someone reading this article right now can get involved with SU?

PD: We’re going to allow people to participate online and view some of the lectures online, like TED does. And we’re going to encourage people to attend day and 10-day programs, as well as nine-week programs. The first nine-week graduate student program starts on June 27th, and runs through the end of August. And the first three-day and ten-day programs will take place probably in October.