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December 1, 2020

 
 
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Element AI hands out pink slips hours after announcement of sale to U.S.-based ServiceNow
 

Dario Ayala

  Element AI hands out pink slips hours after announcement of sale to U.S.-based ServiceNow
 

Sean Silcoff

 
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Element AI Inc., the Montreal startup that raised more than US$250-million in hopes of building a Canadian artificial intelligence giant, is being sold for an undisclosed sum to Silicon Valley software company ServiceNow Inc.
 
The deal, announced Monday, marks the end of a tumultuous ride for four-year-old Element AI, which was championed at home, funded by global investors and once had 500 employees.
 
 
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