- World Economic Forum recognizes 23 pioneering tech companies for innovation and leadership in IT/new media, energy/environment and life sciences/health
- Technology Pioneers are selected annually by Forum Members and Partners, technology experts, academics, venture capitalists and academics
- Over 500 companies have been selected since the inception of the nominations in 2000.
- Read their profiles and download the report at http://www.weforum.org/techpioneers
New York, 28 August 2012 – The World Economic Forum announced today its latest selection of Technology Pioneers, consisting of 23 of the world's most innovative technology start-ups. These industry-changing companies are being recognized for their potential to transform the future of business and society. Their achievements will be honoured at the Forum's Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2012 in Tianjin, People's Republic of China, from 11-13 September.