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2

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XPrize’s latest challenge wants AI to better predict COVID-19 transmission rates

Nov 17, 2020

Amir Banifatemi, Chief Innovation and Growth Officer of XPRIZE, said in a statement: “This challenge will inspire some of the world’s brightest innovators to address the immediate threats to our economies and our livelihoods. Through global collaboration, the output of this challenge could be a game changer when it comes to using data and AI to create a route to recovery via a range of economic scenarios created by the competing teams. With vaccines on the horizon, these predictive and prescriptive models for opening society will continue to be valuable for the foreseeable future.” Unlike other XPrize competitions that took years to conclude, the Pandemic Response Challenge will only last for four months ending in February 2021. For Phase 1, which will conclude on December 22nd, teams will focus on providing accurate transmission predictions, as well as coming up with unique intervention strategies and mitigation policies and practices. The top 50 teams that will move on to second and last phase of the competition. The organization chose to adopt a shortened timeline in an effort to help “end the COVID-19 pandemic and its devastating effects” as quickly as possible. Thus far, 102 teams from 23 countries have already registered to participate. Back in July, the XPrize organization also launched a $5 million competition to make COVID-19 testing faster, cheaper and easier.

Amir Banifatemi Investments

10 Investments

Amir Banifatemi has made 10 investments. Their latest investment was in Digsy as part of their Seed VC on January 1, 2015.

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Amir Banifatemi Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

1/19/2015

Seed VC

Digsy

$0.75M

Yes

K5 Ventures, Ray Chan, and Robin Pimentel

7/13/2014

Seed VC

Payouts Network

$0.8M

Yes

ACE Fund, David Perry, K5 Ventures, and Ray Chan

1

4/19/2014

Angel

Auralife

Yes

Aaron Giroux, and K5 Ventures

1

3/1/2014

Seed VC

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$99M

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10

2/6/2014

Seed VC

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$99M

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10

Date

1/19/2015

7/13/2014

4/19/2014

3/1/2014

2/6/2014

Round

Seed VC

Seed VC

Angel

Seed VC

Seed VC

Company

Digsy

Payouts Network

Auralife

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Amount

$0.75M

$0.8M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

K5 Ventures, Ray Chan, and Robin Pimentel

ACE Fund, David Perry, K5 Ventures, and Ray Chan

Aaron Giroux, and K5 Ventures

Sources

1

1

10

10

Amir Banifatemi Portfolio Exits

2 Portfolio Exits

Amir Banifatemi has 2 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Immediately on July 16, 2016.

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Exit

Companies

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Acquirer

Sources

7/16/2016

Acq - Talent

New Relic

1

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Date

7/16/2016

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Exit

Acq - Talent

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Companies

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Valuation

Acquirer

New Relic

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Sources

1

10

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