World Summit Awards 2017 Shortlist

Retresco shortlisted for World Summit Awards

Berlin, 26 October 2017. On 24 September 2017, Retresco’s rtr textengine and content curation system (TMS) was shortlisted at the World Summit Awards as best digital solutions for Germany in the Business & Commerce category. 


Over 400 companies were nominated for this years´ World Summit Awards (WSA). Among all entries, Retresco has been shortlisted in the Business & Commerce category. Each international product was carefully evaluated by an Online Jury according to seven criteria: content, functionality, design, technology, innovation, impact and Global/UN value.

WSA Grand Jury

The WSA Grand Jury meets in Berlin from 25-28 October to evaluate the shortlist and select 40 final winners. These will be announced in the first week of November and officially awarded in March 2018 at the WSA Global Congress in Vienna.


Once a year, the World Summit Awards recognise innovative and exceptional digital solutions with a transformative societal impact. The initiative is a global network of startups, mentors, organisations, states and jurors and is supported by the UNIDO and UNESCO amongst others.


Alexander Siebert, founder and CEO of Retresco expressed, “we are very proud to be shortlisted at World Summit Awards. This shows the value and innovation of our products, and their contribution to improving society.


About Retresco
Founded in Berlin in 2008, Retresco has become one of the leading companies in the field of natural language processing (NLP)and machine learning. Retresco develops semantic applications in the areas of content classification, recommendation, as well as highly innovative technology for natural language generation (NLG). Through nearly a decade of deep industry experience, Retresco helps its clients accelerate digital transformation, increase operational efficiencies, and enhance customer experience.


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