Company Profile

Affectiva

Affectiva is humanizing technology, building a world where technology understands people the way we understand one another. An MIT Media Lab spin-off, Affectiva created and defined the Emotion AI category. Built on deep learning, computer vision, speech science and massive amounts of real-world data, Affectiva’s technology can detect nuanced human emotions, complex cognitive states, activities, interactions and objects people use. In automotive, Affectiva’s in-cabin sensing AI is enabling leading car manufacturers, fleet managers and ridesharing companies to build next-generation mobility that adapts to complex human states. Affectiva’s technology is also used by 25 percent of the Fortune Global 500 companies to test consumer engagement with ads, videos and TV programming.

Company Information
Industry
Software
Location
Boston, Massachusetts
Leadership
Rana el Kaliouby
Year Founded
2009
Company Size
11-50 employees
Inc. Honors
Inc. 5000
No. 2009 (2015), No. 69 (2014)