Company Summary

B&Y Investment Stage Series C
Industry Emotion AI
Location USA
Founders Dr. Rana El Kaliouby, Dr. Rosalind Picard


Affectiva is the Emotion AI Platform bringing emotional intelligence to the digital world by using computer vision and deep learning technology to analyze facial expressions in visual content online. Affectiva’s technology ingests digital images – including video in chat applications, live-streamed videos and so on through simple web cams typically. Its system first categorizes then maps the facial expressions to several emotional states.