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 fintech
NASHVILLE, TN, January 17 2017 – Digital Reasoning, a leader in cognitive computing technology, was named to CB Insights’ prestigious Artificial Intelligence 100 list (AI 100), a select group of emerging private companies working on ground-breaking artificial intelligence technology. Digital Reasoning was honored in the Core AI category, announced by CB Insights CEO and co-founder Anand Sanwal during CB Insights’ Innovation Summit, a gathering of top executives and investors to explore the industries of the future.
“The pace of innovation in AI just keeps accelerating. Every day the state of the art improves, new product ideas emerge, and startups break through. At Digital Reasoning we take great pride in staying at the forefront of applying Deep Learning techniques to areas such as natural language processing, speech recognition, and image recognition,” said Marten den Haring, Chief Product Officer at Digital Reasoning. “We are delighted to be recognized by CB Insights in the Core AI category, for helping customers across multiple industries apply AI to mitigate risks, derive customer insights, and save lives.”
The CB Insights research team selected the AI 100 winners based on a combination of data submitted by the companies, responses to interview questions, and the company’s Mosaic Score. Mosaic is an algorithm built with funding from the National Science Foundation that gives predictive intelligence into the health of private companies. More than 1,650 companies were nominated or applied for the AI 100 and only 6% were selected.
Anand Sanwal, CB Insights CEO, said, “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. The companies in the AI 100 are accelerating research, improving efficiency, and making many game-changing advancements that will be felt for decades to come.”
Digital Reasoning is a leading expert in designing AI-fueled solutions that understand human communication – across a number of languages, domains, and at enormous scale. Combining natural language processing, computer vision, machine learning and deep learning, the Synthesys cognitive computing platform easily and efficiently solves complex challenges in today’s world by harnessing insights hidden within human communications — continually getting smarter and more accurate as it works. Applications include defending national security, identifying criminals and victims of crime, protecting the integrity of financial institutions and markets, and identifying disease and related care paths.
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For more information about the AI 100, visit: https://www.cbinsights.com/research-ai-100