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Intuitive Inc. Takes Home Top Prize at NextAI’s Inaugural Venture Day

Sep 22, 2017

15 startups from the inaugural NextAI program,  which is devoted to the commercialization of artificial intelligence, showcased their ventures at the first annual NextAI Venture Day. Over 200 investors, mentors, donors and partners came together at The Globe and Mail Centre to hear the participants of NextAI pitch their businesses, with  Intuitive Inc named top venture. Intuitive Inc was awarded free submission into the IBM Watson AI XPRIZE, as well as $5,000 in API credits on the Clarifai platform. The companies were assessed by a panel of technology experts including television host Amber Mac, Angela Tran Kingyens, Partner at Version One Ventures, Brett H. Meyer, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at McGill University, and Matthew Zeiler, Founder and CEO of Clarifai.

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