Nominees for The Transform Artificial Intelligence Awards 2019

To cap our Artificial Intelligence-focused Transform 2019 event, taking place July 10-11 in San Francisco, VentureBeat will recognize and award emergent, compelling, and influential work in AI via the inaugural AI Innovation Awards. And these awards, offered by Ople, give us an opportunity to do so in a new approach. That is the first in a series highlighting the nominees is each of our five award categories: NLP/NLU, Enterprise Application, Computer Vision, AI for Good, and Startup Spotlight.

Laptop vision is an exciting subfield of AI that’s at the core of functions like facial recognition, object recognition, event detection, picture restoration, and scene reconstruction — and is fast becoming an inescapable a part of our everyday lives.

Founded back in 2009, Affectiva measures emotion on individuals faces and applies that insight to sensible solutions within the automotive field, biometrics, and more. Affectiva has analyzed more than eight million faces for its data repository and makes use of a combination of laptop vision, speech analytics, and deep learning to create solutions and APIs that keep drivers and their passengers safe, assist organizations conduct market analysis, and give researchers a better understanding of human feelings. is bringing personalization to the online shopping experience. As a substitute of a shopkeeper suggesting garments you would possibly like while you are spending hours twirling in front of mirrors, uses picture recognition and data to supply tailored companies online. With a complete stack of instruments, lowers the barrier to entry for companies that know they want AI, however, are a shaky start.