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Press Release: Yewno [October 2, 2017]

Yewno expands to 6 countries. UniversitÓ Cattolica in Milan selects Yewno Discover research application

Redwood City, CA 10/2/17 -- Yewno, Inc, announced today that UniversitÓ Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan, Italy has selected the Yewno Discover research application to support the interdisciplinary and explorative search needs of its faculty and students. University libraries that have adopted Yewno now span six countries, including the US, UK, Switzerland, Germany, Canada and now Italy.

With about 40,000 students and 1400 professors on 4 campuses around the country, and a library including more than 2 million volumes, Cattolica is one of the leading research and higher education institutions in Italy. Cattolica's Head of Central Library of Milan Campus Paolo Sirito noted, "Cattolica's library has a tradition of leading the way in innovation across its multidisciplinary areas of competence and we're excited about Yewno's potential for enhancing the research capabilities of our academic community in the spirit of knowledge discovery."

"As a native of Italy it is very exciting to me to have Yewno come to Cattolica, which has emerged as a leading-edge adopter of technology among universities in Europe," said Yewno CEO and founder, Ruggero Gramatica, "Yewno was designed from the ground up to support languages from around the world. Through its AI-based technology, and visual presentation of deeper concepts and richer understanding of context, it is the only application on the market that gives students and researchers perspective on the relationships between diverse topics"

About Yewno and the Yewno Discover Research Application

Founded in 2014, Yewno is helping people uncover the undiscovered through its new inference engine, which introduces an entirely new approach to knowledge discovery. Mimicking the human brain, the Yewno inference engine incorporates machine learning, cognitive science, neural networking, and computational linguistics into a highly visual solution to enhance human understanding by correlating concepts across vast volumes of text. Headquartered in Redwood City, CA, and with offices in London and New York, Yewno is backed by leading investors including Pacific Capital and currently has numerous partnerships across top research universities, publishers the finance sector and content aggregators worldwide. For more information, visit www.yewno.com.

About UniversitÓ Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Founded in Milan in 1921 by Father Agostino Gemelli, UniversitÓ Cattolica del Sacro Cuore is the most important Catholic university in Europe. It is the only university in Italy with 4 campuses, including Milan, Piacenza-Cremona, Brescia and Rome. Cattolica supports a community of about 40,000 students, including 3,400 international students, and about 1400 professors. Cattolica's library contains over 2,000,000 volumes. For more information visit www.ucsc.it.


Summary: Yewno announced that UniversitÓ Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan, Italy has selected the Yewno Discover research application to support the interdisciplinary and explorative search needs of its faculty and students. University libraries that have adopted Yewno now span six countries, including the US, UK, Switzerland, Germany, Canada and now Italy.
Publication Year:2017
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:October 2, 2017
Publisher:Yewno
Company:
Company: Yewno
Products: Yewno Discover
Libraries: UniversitÓ Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Permalink: https://librarytechnology.org/pr/22924

LTG Bibliography Record number: 22924. Created: 2017-10-02 09:06:37; Last Modified: 2017-10-02 09:07:07.