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Company Recognized as “Best AI-based Solution for Manufacturing” in AI Breakthrough Awards Program

REDWOOD CITY, CA, June 27, 2018 (BUSINESS WIRE) – Citrine Informatics, the materials data and artificial intelligence (AI) platform, today announced that it has been selected as the winner of the “Best AI-based solution for Manufacturing” award from AI Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global Artificial Intelligence (AI) market today.

“Artificial Intelligence is accelerating the way materials and chemicals are developed, and companies moving quickly to strategically incorporate this technology have a tremendous business advantage,” stated Greg Mulholland, CEO at Citrine Informatics. “Our team at Citrine is very excited to accept the AI Breakthrough 2018 award as we continue to lead the industry in Materials Informatics.”

The mission of the AI Breakthrough Awards is to honor excellence and recognize the innovation, hard work and success in a range of AI and machine learning related categories, including AI platforms, Deep Learning, Smart Robotics, Business Intelligence, Natural Language Processing, industry specific AI applications and many more. This year’s program attracted more than 2,500 nominations from over 15 different countries throughout the world.

“The manufacturing industry has been one of the largest beneficiaries from the recent advancements in Internet-of-Things and artificial intelligence-based technologies, and innovators such as Citrine Informatics are the driving force behind these benefits,” said James Johnson, managing director, AI Breakthrough. “By combining a data platform and AI, Citrine helps companies develop materials more quickly, which impacts the product development and manufacturing process. Congratulations to the Citrine Informatics team on their well-deserved 2018 AI Breakthrough Award.”

About Citrine Informatics

Citrine Informatics is the leading Materials Informatics platform. Our technology accelerates the development of materials and chemicals using the power of materials data and AI. Citrine is backed by leading investors including Tencent HoldingsB&C HoldingsInnovation EndeavorsDCVC (Data Collective)Prelude VenturesAME CloudXSeed CapitalMorado Ventures, and Ulu Ventures. The company is headquartered in Redwood City, CA. Follow us at @Citrine_io.

About AI Breakthrough

Part of the Tech Breakthrough Awards organization, the AI Breakthrough Awards program is devoted to honoring excellence in Artificial Intelligence technologies, services, companies and products. The AI Breakthrough Awards provide public recognition for the achievements of AI companies and products in categories including AI Platforms, Robotics, Business Intelligence, AI Hardware, NLP, Vision, Biometrics, industry vertical AI applications and more. For more information visit

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