Icahn School of Medicine Named One of the World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Big Data
Fast Company ranked the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai as #5 in its 2014 list of the "World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Big Data." It is the only medical school recognized in the 2014 ranking. Fast Company's editorial team credited the Icahn School of Medicine for "embracing data scientists and supercomputers to build the hospital of the future." The list is published in Fast Company's March 2014 print edition and on FastCompany.com. Other honorees included global corporations such as GE and IBM and fast-growing start-up companies such as Kaggle.
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Fast Company Names Icahn School of Medicine as One of World's Top Ten Most Innovative Companies in Big Data
February 11, 2014 - Ranked in Big Data Sector for "embracing data scientists and supercomputers to build the hospital of the future"