Technology Pioneers 2019

The Technology Pioneers of 2019 bring together 56 early to growth-stage companies from around the world that are pioneering new technologies and innovations ranging from the use of artificial intelligence to fight human trafficking, driverless trucks, quantum computing systems, compostable packaging, and blockchain solutions to tackle disinformation.

By joining this community, Technology Pioneers begin a two-year journey where they are part of the World Economic Forum’s initiatives, activities and events, bringing cutting-edge insights and fresh thinking to critical global discussions.


Open Mineral

Disrupting how base metal commodities are traded

Open Mineral increases transparency and matches metal raw commodity supply and demand globally. We digitize the physical trade of raw commodities and create additional value by building on in-depth trading expertise and strategic relationships across all key geographies.

Open Mineral Exchange (OME) is a B2B platform empowering buyers and sellers of base metal commodities to use technology to trade more efficiently. OME increases transparency and reduces market information asymmetry by matching supply and demand globally.