Plug and Play and Sentiance sign partnership to address market opportunities in China

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[vc_row 0=""][vc_column][vc_column_text 0=""]ANTWERP, Belgium and BEIJING, China (December 19, 2017) - Plug and Play (PNP), the world’s largest open innovation platform has announced its partnership with Sentiance, a global leader in AI-powered technology for behavioral intelligence, to take root and develop joint offerings to address the vast opportunities in the Chinese market. As Sentiance’s local partner, PNP China will utilize its extensive network of corporate partners, government partners, and investment partners in China to drive and accelerate their growth in the market. Leveraging PNP’s Cross Border Program, Sentiance will extend its market leadership to China and reinforce itself as the gold standard in AI-powered solutions for behavioral intelligence.

PNP China’s co-founder Dr. Shawn Chen commented after the signing: “It’s a great pleasure to announce our partnership with Sentiance in entering the Chinese market. We believe the cutting-edge machine learning technology that Sentiance provides could be widely adopted here in China, especially within the mobility, smart city, commercial real estate and insurance industry. Together we wish to bring a new perspective into data processing, and help businesses understand their customers in a whole new level.”

“We’re extremely impressed with the professionalism and speed of the PNP China team and resources.” adds Toon Vanparys, CEO of Sentiance. “Plug and Play grasped the Sentiance opportunity in China in our key verticals and is introducing us to the right contacts and opportunities. Plug and Play gives us confidence that they are the ideal partner for us to enter the China market.”

About Plug and Play

Plug and Play (PNP) is the world’s leading open innovation platform with 25 innovation centers around the globe. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, PNP has built a global innovation ecosystem over more than 10 years of development, fostering the growth of thousands of startups. Our Cross Border Acceleration Program is a 6-month program that is specifically designed to help overseas startups take root and grow in China, the world’s fastest growing economy. See also Contact:

About Sentiance

Sentiance’s AI platform turns IOT and smartphone sensor data into rich insights about people’s behavior and real-time context. These insights help companies engage with their customers and users in a hyper-personalized way. Sentiance’s technology is used in insurance, health, mobility, smart home, connected car, and commerce applications. For more info, visit


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