NEW YORK, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- CB Insights today named Skyline AI to the third annual AI 100 ranking, showcasing the 100 most promising private artificial intelligence companies in the world.
"After being named to the AI 100 in 2018, last year's honorees raised nearly $4.5B across 45 deals with 6 going on to be valued at $1 billion or more," said CB Insights CEO Anand Sanwal. "The data we compiled on this year's nominees, ranging from their customers to their patents to their CB Insights' Mosaic scores, revealed 100 AI companies that are driving transformation across a number of industries and which are taking on a variety of large societal issues ranging from disaster management to cancer diagnosis to detecting fake news. We expect these companies will see similar levels of momentum and progress in 2019 and are excited to continue to track their progress."
In addition to disrupting core sectors including healthcare, telecommunications, semiconductor, government, retail, and finance, the 2019 AI 100 companies are revamping the broader enterprise tech stack. These companies span the globe, from the US, UK, Israel, Japan, China, Germany, Sweden, and Canada, and are supported by more than 680 investors from 29 countries.
"It's a great honor to be recognized amongst the CB Insights AI 100, a prestigious list of AI companies disrupting markets, industries and economies around the world," said Guy Zipori, CEO and Co-Founder of Skyline AI. "When it comes to commercial real estate, the market is ripe for our technology and we look forward to continuously increasing our impact through partnerships with leading players in the industry."
Through an evidence-based approach, the CB Insights research team selected the AI 100 from over 3,000 companies based on several factors including patent activity, investor quality, news sentiment analysis, proprietary Mosaic scores, market potential, partnerships, competitive landscape, team strength, and tech novelty. The Mosaic Score, based on CB Insights' algorithm, measures the overall health and growth potential of private companies to help predict a company's momentum.
Skyline AI is an artificial intelligence asset manager for commercial real estate, partnering with leading commercial real estate firms to establish next-generation investment vehicles augmented by AI. The emergence of advanced artificial intelligence technology is enabling traditional industries to enhance profitability and make exponentially smarter decisions based on data-generated insights. Commercial real estate, a multi-trillion-dollar industry, has been slow to adapt. Skyline AI is introducing AI into the commercial real estate investment process, partnering with industry leading investment managers, established operators and select investors to unlock billions of dollars of untapped value.
Quick facts on the 2019 AI 100:
- As of EOY 2018, these emerging private companies have cumulatively raised $9.4B across 375 deals.
- Ten companies have reached a unicorn valuation of $1B or more.
- Over 680 unique investors from 29 different countries have backed the companies in this year's cohort.
- Over 680 US patent applications have been filed by the AI 100.
- Twenty-five previous honorees were featured on this year's list, in addition to 75 new companies.
- Eight countries are represented on the ranking, and the majority of the companies are based in the United States.
The AI 100 Companies (in alphabetical order):
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About Skyline AI
Skyline AI is an artificial intelligence asset manager for commercial real estate. Skyline AI partners with leading commercial real estate firms to establish next-generation investment vehicles augmented by artificial intelligence. Using a proprietary ensemble of both supervised and unsupervised machine learning models, Skyline AI produces deep, hyper-accurate predictions regarding any asset in the United States. Founded in 2017, Skyline AI is backed by Sequoia Capital, JLL, Nyca Partners, DWS group, and others. The company's headquarters is located in New York, with an additional office in Tel Aviv. For more information, please visit www.skyline.ai
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