The three-year-old startup’s secret sauce has to do with AI on the edge — machine learning and image recognition tools that can be executed on low-power devices rather than relying on the cloud. NGP Capital invested in Xnor.ai in 2018.
Zinier, the leader in intelligent field service automation, today announced that it has raised $90 million in Series C funding to transform field service workforces with AI-driven automation. New investor ICONIQ Capital led the round with new participation from Tiger Global Management, Accel, Founders Fund, NGP Capital and more.
NGP Capital hosted its fifth annual World of Connections event in San Francisco gathering 375 entrepreneurs and executives from the US, Europe, and Asia to consider the ways in which technology enables us to reimagine the future.
In our Work Reimagined track at World of Connections San Francisco, we had a jam-packed day of thought-provoking discussions. What can we expect for the future of work? Let’s take a look at what our speakers had to say.
NIKE has acquired Celect, a leading retail predictive analytics and demand sensing firm based in Boston. Celect is Nike’s latest acquisition, fueling its Consumer Direct Offense strategy, serving consumers personally at a global scale.
"Build your company culture as early as possible. Underestimating the impact of company culture is the biggest mistake most entrepreneurs make," says Lidia Yan, Co-Founder and CEO of NEXT Trucking. Watch the full video as Lidia provides advice to first-time founders in an interview with NGP Capital Partner, David Tang.