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AI 100: The Artificial Intelligence Startups Redefining Industries - CB Insights Research

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The AI 100 is CB Insights' annual list of the 100 most promising private AI companies in the world. This year's winners are working on solutions including AI transparency, climate risk, virus modeling, and more. Get an excel file with the entire AI 100 list including each company's total funding, focus area, and more. CB Insights has unveiled the winners of the fifth annual AI 100. This year's cohort of promising private AI companies represents 12 countries and is driving innovation across 18 industries and a broad range of cross-industry applications.


The 10 Most Valuable Private AI Companies - CB Insights Research

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From TikTok's algorithms to personalized cancer care, artificial intelligence has applications across numerous industries. In the last 5 years, corporate interest in artificial intelligence (AI) has exploded, with company valuations in the space growing massively. AI technology has applications across numerous sectors, from training robots to personalizing shopping recommendations. Machine learning (ML) algorithms are even being trained to rapidly detect Covid-19, as well as to help physicians plan treatment. Get an excel file with the entire AI 100 list including each company's total funding, focus area, and more.


AI 100: The Artificial Intelligence Startups Redefining Industries

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The 100 startups on our list have raised $11.7B in aggregate funding across 367 deals. Today, CB Insights unveiled the second annual AI 100 -- a list of 100 of the most promising private companies applying artificial intelligence algorithms across 25 industries, from healthcare to cybersecurity -- at the A-Ha! conference in San Francisco. The companies were selected from a pool of 2,000 startups based on several criteria, including investor profile, tech innovation, team strength, patent activity, mosaic score, funding history, valuation, and business model. The market map below categorizes the AI 100 companies based on their industry focus. Please click on the image to enlarge.


9 AI and machine learning startups you need to know about

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The global tech startup scene is a noisy, crowded space. And then there are the stories of those entrepreneurs whose ideas have endured into something truly transformational; Amazon, Apple, Google, you name it--many of the biggest and most influential companies in the world today were born of this heritage. "One thing we can all agree on: The key attribute of a startup is its ability to grow," wrote Forbes' Natalie Robehmed. And as my former CEO, Mark Jones, used to say, "All big companies were once small companies too. The only difference is that they grew up."


Bridging aging research and artificial intelligence

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The UK-based Biogerontology Research Foundation (BGRF), which seeks to apply scientific knowledge of aging to the diseases and debilities of old age, proudly salutes its director and trustee Alex Zhavoronkov PhD, whose aging and drug discovery company Insilico Medicine has been included in the prestigious AI 100 list for 2018, announced by CB Insights this month. These are a select group of private companies working on groundbreaking artificial intelligence technology.


CB Insights Names CognitiveScale to AI 100 for Second Consecutive Year

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CognitiveScale's unique augmented intelligence software and industry-specific AI for financial services, healthcare, and digital commerce markets earned the company recognition in the Cross-Industry category. "This year's list was culled from 1000 applications and looks even more impressive," said Anand Sanwal, CEO, CB Insights. "These are companies using artificial intelligence in industries from drug discovery and cybersecurity to robotics and legal tech. I'm happy that CB Insights is able to shine a light on the founders and companies that will revolutionize these industries and look forward to seeing what they do in 2018 and beyond." "While most artificial intelligence approaches focus on replacing humans, our mission at CognitiveScale is to deliver breakthrough business outcomes by the pairing of people and machines," said Akshay Sabhikhi, CEO, CognitiveScale.


AI 100: The Artificial Intelligence Startups Redefining Industries

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The 100 startups on our list have raised $3.8B in aggregate funding across 263 deals since 2012. CB Insights unveiled the AI 100--a list of 100 of the most promising private companies applying artificial intelligence algorithms across industries, from healthcare to auto to fintech--at the Innovation Summit today. The companies were selected from a pool of nearly 500 applicants and nominees based on several criteria, including data submitted by the companies, responses to interview questions, technology focus, investor profile, team profile, mosaic scores, and funding history. "From financial services to healthcare to transport, incumbent companies in every industry are seeing that AI will reshape their industries. And as so often happens, transformational innovation comes from emerging companies.


AI 100: The Artificial Intelligence Startups Redefining Industries

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CB Insights unveiled the AI 100--a list of 100 of the most promising private companies applying artificial intelligence algorithms across industries, from healthcare to auto to fintech--at the Innovation Summit today. The companies were selected from a pool of nearly 500 applicants and nominees based on several criteria, including data submitted by the companies, responses to interview questions, technology focus, investor profile, team profile, mosaic scores, and funding history. "From financial services to healthcare to transport, incumbent companies in every industry are seeing that AI will reshape their industries. And as so often happens, transformational innovation comes from emerging companies. In the case of AI, a lot of the groundbreaking work is being done by the AI 100.


H2O.ai Brings Lightning-Fast Machine Learning to Enterprises with NVIDIA GPU Acceleration

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WIRE)--H2O.ai today announced that it has collaborated with NVIDIA to offer its best-of-breed machine learning algorithms in a newly minted GPU edition. In addition, H2O's platform will be optimized for NVIDIA DGX-1 systems. Enterprises can use this end-to-end solution to operate on large datasets, iterate faster, deploy quickly and gain real-time insights. H2O's AI solutions enable customers to train machine learning models up to 75x faster compared to conventional CPU-based solutions. Potential use cases for this GPU integration include customer service, fraud prevention, financial advising and healthcare personalization.


Freenome's Gabriel Otte: AI In Healthcare Will Save Lives

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AI, applied properly in healthcare, will save lives, said Freenome's CEO Gabriel Otte. Freenome, an AI 100 startup working on cancer diagnostics, is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Data Collective, and Founders Fund. The healthcare AI category has been heating up, with around 50 new companies raising their first equity after January 2015. During the panel discussion on AI's Transformation of Healthcare at the Innovation Summit, Otte stressed the importance of taking healthcare AI "step by step" to minimize risk to patients' lives. "I think we should also keep in mind that all diagnostics is subjective today.