© Saskia Uppenkamp
Gustavo Sapoznik (Founder, CEO)

Location: Basketball games pop up everywhere in New York: in the city’s parks, playgrounds, driveways and streets. The city has produced countless basketball greats, including the Manhattan-born Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, still the game’s all-time leading scorer almost thirty years after his retirement.

ASAPP – AI for the enterprise

Artificial Intelligence
Founded in 2014
29 employees
Funding undisclosed

Each week seems to offer some new bold announcement about humanity’s march towards intelligent machines — machines that will transform nearly every aspect of our daily lives. Yet reflecting on our routines, it is clear machine intelligence remains more the stuff of science fiction movies than something that has meaningfully changed the way we work or interact with the world. How do we actually realize the promise and take the intermediate steps necessary toward the ultimate goal? ASAPP has assembled the leading minds in artificial intelligence to tackle the complex, but incredibly impactful problem of bringing intelligence to the machines we use every day while working with leading Fortune 100 enterprises to solve the most vexing issues facing their businesses.

This article was published in “the Hundert Vol. 9 – Startups of New York“, December 2016.