Introducing the Technology Pioneers 2017

Who are the Technology Pioneers?

The World Economic Forum’s Technology Pioneers community recognises early-stage companies from around the world that are involved in the design, development and deployment of new technologies and innovations, and are poised to have a significant impact on business and society.

Launched in 2000, The Technology Pioneer community recognises around 30 companies every year and incorporates them into the Forum’s events, activities and initiatives. Past selected companies include: Airbnb, Bluebird Bio, Bloom Energy, Cyberdyne, Editas, Foundation Medicine, Google, Kaggle, Kickstarter, Mozilla, Palantir Technologies, Proteus Digital Health, Rethink Robotics, Scribd, Solazyme, Spotify, Twitter and Wikimedia.

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