The Tech also honors four winners who use data in a constructive way to enable people to access a connected and collaborative life. Tens of thousands of students and visitors will be there Find out more about the winners in an exhibition at The Tech Interactive November 13thmade possible by storytelling partner 5 Media. Hoffman and the winners will be honored in a ceremony in spring 2022.
Blue Sky Analysis
Presented by the Patrick J. McGovern Foundation
This climate technology startup analyzes satellite data with the help of AI to provide high-resolution and almost real-time data sets on environmental and climate parameters and to help organizations, companies, communities and countries to manage their climate risk and achieve net zero targets.
Presented by Judy and Erica Swanson
This company uses artificial intelligence to detect anomalies and damage in power lines so utilities can quickly fix problems and prevent power outages and forest fires.
Presented by NetApp
This open source platform helps global citizens empower their communities and create social change through access to data and technology. Users are empowered to quickly and accurately collect, visualize, analyze, react, and act on data and information from multiple sources.
This organization’s technology combines structured wildlife research with artificial intelligence and computer vision to accelerate population analysis of animal species around the world and develop new knowledge to end extinction through the input of hobbyists and scientists.
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