Seoul, South Korea, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – – The World Economic Forum has announced its selection of the 100 Most Promising Technology Pioneers of 2021 – companies that shape industries from healthcare to retail and more.
– This year’s cohort includes representatives from 26 economies on six continents with a reach that extends well beyond traditional technology centers like Silicon Valley.
– MakinaRocks, which develops machine learning based solutions and platforms for the industrial sector, was selected for its contributions in the field of advanced manufacturing.
– The complete list of technology pioneers can be viewed here (http://wef.ch/techpioneers21).
MakinaRocks, a Seoul-based industrial AI solutions company, was selected from hundreds of nominees as one of the World Economic Forum’s “Technology Pioneers”. With a focus on anomaly detection, intelligent control and predictive analysis, MakinaRocks develops industrial AI solutions and machine learning operations (MLOps) platforms for the manufacturing and energy industries.
The World Economic Forum technology pioneers are young companies from all over the world that are in the early growth phase and are engaged in the use of new technologies and innovations that will have a significant impact on the economy and society.
With her election as a technology pioneer, MakinaRocks’ CEO Andre Yoon will be invited to participate in World Economic Forum activities, events and discussions throughout the year. MakinaRocks will also contribute to forum initiatives over the next two years and work with global leaders to address key industry and societal issues.
“We’re excited to welcome MakinaRocks to our 2021 cohort of technology pioneers,” said Susan Nesbitt, Global Innovators Community Leader, World Economic Forum. “MakinaRocks and its pioneers are developing technologies that can help society solve some of its most pressing problems. We look forward to your contribution to the World Economic Forum in its commitment to improving the state of the world. “
“We are honored to be recognized as a technology pioneer by the World Economic Forum,” said Andre Yoon, MakinaRocks CEO. “Our goal at MakinaRocks is to optimize the capacities of machines and data in order to promote human potential. The forum gives us the opportunity to help accelerate the use of advanced technologies in the industry. “
For the first time in the history of the community, over 30% of the cohort is led by women. The companies also come from regions around the world and are expanding their community far beyond Silicon Valley. This year’s cohort includes start-ups from 26 countries, with the United Arab Emirates, El Salvador, Ethiopia and Zimbabwe being represented for the first time.
The diversity of these companies also extends to their innovations. 2021 Tech pioneer companies are shaping the future by advancing technologies such as AI, IoT, robotics, blockchain, biotechnology and many more. The full list of technology pioneers can be found here (http://wef.ch/techpioneers21).
Technology pioneers were selected based on the community’s selection criteria, which include innovation, impact and leadership, as well as the company’s relevance to the World Economic Forum Platforms.
All information about this year’s technology pioneers can be found here: http://wef.ch/techpioneers21
You can find more information about the previous winners, information about the community and the application link Here.
About MakinaRocks: MakinaRocks was founded in 2017 and is a start-up that specializes in industrial AI solutions and machine learning operations (MLOps) platforms. As a partner to companies in the semiconductor, battery and energy industries, MakinaRocks raised awareness of their growth potential and technical expertise with its global, conglomerate-based Series A ($ 10 million). MakinaRocks’ solutions improve the industry by detecting anomalies in equipment, increasing product quality and optimizing process control. (www.makinarocks.ai)
About the World Economic Forum: The World Economic Forum, dedicated to improving the state of the world, is the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation. The forum engages politicians, business leaders and other community leaders to shape global, regional and industrial agendas. (www.weforum.org).
About the technology pioneers:
The World Economic Forum believes that innovation is critical to the future well-being of society and to promoting economic growth. Launched in 2000, Technology pioneer Community consists of early-stage and growth-stage companies from around the world that are involved in the design, development and use of new technologies and innovations and which will have a significant impact on the economy and society.
The World Economic Forum provides a platform for the technology pioneer community to connect with public and private sector leaders and contribute new solutions to overcome the current crisis and build future resilience.
Company Name: MakinaRocks
Interlocutor: My Seon Kim
Country: South Korea