The future of the enterprise database – comprehensive information in real time

Making hidden company data visible automatically, without rigid sources and in real time: Our webAI provides you with exactly the information you need.
To get to this valuable information, our webAI searches millions of websites at high frequency to analyze them with artificial intelligence.

Infinite use cases

From market analysis and lead generation to investment opportunities, webAI offers the necessary data for all use cases.
Web indicators
Extensive and constantly updated web data provide the basis for a range of webAI web indicators that make information easily accessible.
Internationalization
Is the company internationally active?
Location
What happens at the company location?
Networking
With which other companies is the company connected?
Innovation
Has the company launched new products?
Profiling
What business areas is the company active in?
Technology
What technologies and standards does the company employ?
market trends
What are actual market trends?
News
What are the companies concerned about?

Our team

Istari.ai was founded in 2019 and specializes in AI-based analysis of company websites and other company-related web data. The founders David Lenz and Jan Kinne worked together in a research project on web-based innovation indicators during their time as PhD students. We at istari.ai will continue to be closely connected to the scientific community and have the vision to offer scientifically based web analytics with state-of-the-art methods.
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David Lenz
Founder
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Dr. Jan Kinne
Founder
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Miriam Krüger
Partner
Robert Dehghan
Robert Dehghan
Public Relations

Advisory board

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Prof. Svenja Falk
Advisor

Prof. Svenja Falk is Managing Director at Accenture, Fellow at the Hertie School Berlin and Honorary Professor at the University of Giessen. She is head of Accenture Research and is globally responsible for the Health & Public Service division as well as for the cross-sectional topic of future of work. She has spoken and published extensively on the topics of digitization and innovation. She is also head of the working group “Digital Business Models and Industry 4.0” of the Industry 4.0 platform of the German BMWi and BMBF.

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Dr. Georg Licht
Advisor

Dr. Georg Licht is head of the ZEW research department “Innovation Economics and Business Dynamics” and has acted as an advisor to the OECD, the EU Commission and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research on innovation and technology policy issues. In the past he was a member of various expert groups in the field of science and innovation policy and co-developer of the pan-European innovation survey Community Innovation Survey (CIS).

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Prof. Irene Bertschek
Advisor

Prof. Irene Bertschek is head of the ZEW research area “Digital Economy” and Professor for “The Economics of Digitisation” at the University of Giessen. She is a member of the Federal Government’s Expert Commission on Research and Innovation (EFI) and is represented in numerous national and international committees and working groups dealing with the digitisation of the economy.

Testimonials
Hanna Hottenrott
Prof. Hanna Hottenrott
Professor, TUM School of Management, Technical University of Munich
With the help of istari.ai, we were able to use a new and innovative approach to analyze regional business networks. In the future, data from istari.ai will be an integral part of our research.
Harald Hochreiter
Harald Hochreiter
Strategy and Data Analysis, Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG)

The service provided by istari.ai gives us a real-time view of the innovative strength of Austrian companies. For us, the timeliness of the data and the detailed resolution are of particular strategic value.

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Prof. Martin Wörter
Professor, KOF Konjunkturforschungsstelle ETH Zurich

Istari.ai could deliver results within a few days. They responded extremely quickly to inquiries and were flexible with regard to short-term adjustments. Istari.ai is a very reliable partner.

Sonja Wilkens
Sonja Wilkens
Economic Development Services City of Mannheim

In the Startup BW Pre-Seed Program, we are a partner of the state of Baden-Württemberg and support innovative business models like istari.ai with early-stage financing.

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Prof. Bernd Resch
Associate Professor, University of Salzburg & Visiting Scholar, Harvard University

Istari.ai manages to generate real added value from current research. The intelligent solutions of istari.ai help us to jointly develop research results towards marketability.

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Prof. Knut Blind
Professor, Technical University Berlin & Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI

With the data from istari.ai we were able to work on questions concerning the diffusion of norms for which no data existed before. A real game-changer that will revolutionize future standardization research.

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