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.


Rigetti Computing

On a mission to build the world's most powerful computers

Quantum computers will unlock new solutions to today's intractable problems across medicine, energy, science and business. At Rigetti, we are building full-stack systems tailored to the specific needs of our customers to accelerate the advent of the quantum era.

Rigetti Computing develops hardware, solutions and services that are powered by the information processing capability of quantum mechanics. These quantum computing systems exponentially reduce the time and energy needed for high-impact computing tasks. With high-value applications to mission-critical and transformative business areas such as artificial intelligence, logistics, risk management, information security, network optimization, image processing, drug development and asset pricing, quantum computing is poised to transform the global computing market.