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Companies with the most machine learning & AI patents worldwide 2010-2019

Largest machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) patent owners worldwide from 2010 to July 2019, by number of active patent families

by Nils-Gerrit Wunsch, last edited Sep 13, 2019
Companies with the most machine learning & AI patents worldwide 2010-2019 As of July 2019, IBM was the largest owner of active machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) patent families worldwide with 5,570 families owned. In 2018, the company had claimed the leading position from Microsoft now ranked second with 5,330 active families owned. Samsung ranked third with slightly above five thousand patent families. The statistic is based on data provided by PatentSight. The three leading companies had a lead of more than a thousand patent families to the Chinese State Grid Company and the Chinese Academy of Sciences who both owned less than four thousand active patent families in this technology field.
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Largest machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) patent owners worldwide from 2010 to July 2019, by number of active patent families

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