TruTag Technologies will be receiving the World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer Award at a Ceremony at the Summer Davos on September 12, Meeting of the New Champions 2013 in Dalian, People’s Republic of China. The Award will be presented to TruTag by Klaus Schwab, the founder and Chairman of the World Economic Forum, and is being received by Dr. Hank Wuh, Chairman, and Mr. Peter Wong, COO of TruTag Technologies of Honolulu. This prestigious honor was awarded to the world’s most innovative and influential technology companies. Technology Pioneers are involved in the design, development and deployment of new technologies, and hold promise of significantly impacting the way business and society operates. Technology Pioneers must demonstrate visionary leadership and be recognized as long-standing market leaders. Past Technology Pioneer winners include Google and Twitter.
The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional, and industry agendas. The Meeting is one of the foremost global business gatherings in the world, which brings together heads of state, and leaders from top-ranked multinationals and chief executive officers of dynamic and fast-growing companies.
Homegrown TruTag Technologies, Inc. is the innovator of an edible security platform to address the trillion dollar global counterfeit problem and the issue of food and medicine safety. TruTag Technologies, Inc. is headquartered in Honolulu, and was founded by SKAI Ventures, a Hawaii-based venture accelerator focused on transforming novel, ingenious ideas from scientists and inventors from around the world, into disruptive innovations and high growth companies with global impact.