Palantir Technologies is one of the most valuable and intriguing companies in the world. Its software is a hidden yet ubiquitous presence in Americans' lives, operating at the nexus of government and technology.
Per the New York Times: "Founded in 2004, in part with $2 million from the Central Intelligence Agency’s venture capital arm, Palantir Technologies makes software that has illuminated terror networks and figured out safe driving routes through a war-torn Baghdad. It has also tracked car thieves, helped in disaster recovery and traced salmonella outbreaks. ...”
Palantir’s software has been used to help Airbus build safer planes, BP optimize oil production and share data across their enterprise, and Ferrari accelerate performance of vehicles on the track. Palantir Technologies is a software company that builds enterprise data platforms for organizations with highly complex and sensitive data environments. From building safer cars and planes, to discovering new drugs and combatting terrorism, Palantir Technologies helps customers across the public, private and nonprofit sectors transform the way they use their data.
Join us as Co-Founder and CEO Alex Karp takes us behind the scenes of one of the most powerful and controversial software platforms in the world.