Twenty Billion Neurons (TwentyBN) is an AI startup that builds the next generation of virtual assistants that are visually enabled and interactive.
Having created the world's first AI avatar, named Millie, that can see, understand, and interact with consumers in real time, TwentyBN is offering a range of life-sized, intelligent avatars that can assume various roles, including retail assistant, personal trainer, style advisor, and more.
At the core of Millie's intelligence is TwentyBN's human behavior understanding technology, powered by our globally distributed video data platform that collects high-quality, annotated video data for deep learning. Thanks to over 3 million proprietary videos, Millie understands over 1,000 human actions and gestures.
TwentyBN is recognized as a CB Insights Top 100 AI startups in 2019 and a Gartner Cool Vendor in AI Core Technologies in 2018. Our technology is trusted by the world's leading businesses in technology, automotive, and consumer products, as well as over 40 of the world's top 100 universities.
Our founders have 30 years of combined experience in deep learning and software development. Yoshua Bengio, the Turing Award recipient in 2018, is TwentyBN's founding advisor. For more information, check out our website: https://20bn.com/.