Toyota launches $100M venture capital fund targeting artificial intelligence startups

John Mannes posted: "Toyota is the latest Fortune 500 company to launch an AI focused venture capital fund. The initial early-stage fund will deploy $100 million and operate as a subsidiary of the Toyota Research Institute. The automaker has strategiclly positioned itself as "

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Toyota launches venture capital fund targeting artificial intelligence startups

by John Mannes

Toyota is the latest Fortune 500 company to launch an AI focused venture capital fund. The initial early-stage fund will deploy $100 million and operate as a subsidiary of the Toyota Research Institute. The automaker has strategiclly positioned itself as an ROI rather than strategic focused fund — meaning that it aims to profit like any other […]

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John Mannes | July 11, 2017 at 11:55 am | Tags: economy, venture capital, business, finance, Toyota, artificial intelligence | Categories: Artificial Intelligence, Finance, Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Venture Capital | URL: http://wp.me/p1FaB8-6lHa

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