While technology is the basis for this ranking, it spans firms that map human genetics. Smartest Companies are concerned in technology fields such as Natural sciences, Engineering, and technology, and Social sciences. they manage the collection of techniques, skills, methods, and processes used in the production of goods or services or in the accomplishment of objectives, such as scientific investigation. so we will discuss Top 20 smartest companies in 2018.
Top Smartest Companies
Nvidia is an American technology company incorporated in Delaware and based in Santa Clara, California. It designs graphics processing units for the gaming and professional markets, as well as the system on a chip unit for the mobile computing and automotive market.
SpaceX is a private American aerospace manufacturer and space transportation services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. SpaceX’s achievements include the first privately funded liquid-propellant rocket to reach orbit (Falcon 1 in 2008), the first private company to successfully launch, orbit, and recover a spacecraft (Dragon in 2010), the first private company to send a spacecraft to the International Space Station.
Amazon is a multinational technology company focusing on e-commerce, cloud computing, and artificial intelligence in Seattle, Washington. Amazon is the most valuable public company in the world ahead of Apple and Alphabet. It is the largest e-commerce marketplace and cloud computing platform in the world as measured by revenue and market capitalization.
23andMe is a privately held personal genomics and biotechnology company based in Mountain View, California. The company is named for the 23 pairs of chromosomes in a normal human cell. The company had a previously fraught relationship with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) due to its genetic health tests, but as of October 2015, DNA tests ordered in the US include a revised health component, per FDA approval. 23andMe has been selling a product with both ancestry and health-related components in Canada since October 2014, and in the UK since December 2014.
Alphabet is an American multinational conglomerate headquartered in Mountain View, California. It was created through a corporate restructuring of Google on October 2, 2015, and became the parent company of Google and several former Google subsidiaries.
iFlytek is a Chinese information technology company established in 1999. It creates voice recognition software and 10+ voice-based internet/mobile products covering education, communication, music, intelligent toys industries. 15% of their shares will be bought by China Mobile.
Kite Pharma a subsidiary of Gilead Sciences, develops cancer immunotherapy products with a primary focus on genetically engineered autologous T cell therapy with chimeric antigen receptors.
Tencent is a Chinese multinational investment holding conglomerate founded in 1998, whose subsidiaries specialise in various Internet-related services and products, entertainment, artificial intelligence and technology both in China and globally.
Regeneron is a biotechnology company headquartered in Eastview, near Tarrytown, New York. The company was founded in 1988. Originally focused on neurotrophic factors and their regenerative capabilities, it branched out into the study of both cytokine and tyrosine kinase receptors.
Spark Therapeutics is a startup pharmaceutical company that develops gene therapies. It was founded in 2013 by Katherine High and Jeffrey Marrazzo in and effort to commercially develop treatments against haemophilia that High was working on at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
First Solar is an American photovoltaic manufacturer of rigid thin film modules, or solar panels, and a provider of utility-scale PV power plants and supporting services that include finance, construction, maintenance and end-of-life panel recycling.
Intel is an American multinational corporation and technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California, in the Silicon Valley.
Quanergy Systems is a privately-held Silicon Valley-based technology company providing LiDAR sensors and smart sensing solutions.
Vestas Wind Systems is a Danish manufacturer, seller, installer, and servicer of wind turbines founded in 1945.
Apple is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services. It is considered one of the Big Four of technology along with Amazon, Google and Facebook.
Merck the United States and Canada, is an American pharmaceutical company and one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world.
Carbon is a technology company and manufacturer founded in December 2013, by Joseph and Philip DeSimone, based in Redwood City, California. It manufactures and develops 3D printers utilizing the Continuous Liquid Interface Production process, with their first commercial product being the Carbon M1 Printer.
Desktop Metal is a technology company that designs and markets metal 3D printing systems. Headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts, the company has raised $277 million in venture funding since its founding from investors such as Google Ventures, BMW, and Ford Motor Company.
Ionis Pharmaceuticals is a publicly traded pharmaceutical company based in Carlsbad, California, United States. The company was founded in 1989 by Stanley Crooke, a former GlaxoSmithKline head of research, with a goal to commercialize antisense therapy.
Gamalon is a progressive/jazz-rock fusion band from Buffalo, NY founded by Ted Reinhardt, George Puleo, and Bruce Brucato. Albums were recorded from the late 1980s to late 1990s, with the band performing with various line-ups until 2012.