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.

Mobility & Supply Chain


A certified multicopter offering urban air mobility services

Volocopter will provide urban air mobility services in megacities around the world. Our vehicle is safe, quiet and completely electric – offering a fantastic, affordable and sustainable experience.

Using its own hubs to connect vital intersections, Volocopter will relieve congestion and redefine the way people move in urban areas. As a cheaper, safer and cleaner alternative to conventional aerial vehicles, Volocopter will revolutionize urban mobility by offering autonomous, on-demand urban air mobility services in megacities around the world.