Megvii operates the world’s largest computer vision research institute.Our research team has developed advanced algorithms that have laid the foundation for many of the world's cutting-edge AI applications. Since 2017, we have won a total of 28 world championships in various leading international AI competitions.In 2019, we made history by winning our third consecutive title at the International Conference on Computer Vision’s Common Objects in Context (COCO) Challenge, one of the most prestigious global competitions in the field of computer vision.
Megvii is one of the few companies in the world with a proprietary deep learning framework. MegEngine, one of the three primary components of Brain++ architecture, was officially made open source in 2020.
MEGVII has expanded its business with a strategic focus on personal IoT, city IoT and supply chain IoT.
We provide real-time face recognition and unlocking as well as sophisticated computational photography technology for leading smartphone brands. Our image quality enhancement technology is used in more than 50 phone models. Our face recognition solution Face++ has been used 16.2 billion times since 2012.
We are the first company to power urban management with AI vision capabilities and also the first to launch an intelligent camera. Since 2015, our City IoT solutions have been deployed in over 100 cities in China and over 30 countries and regions.
With a presence in over 10 countries and regions, our smart robots operating system MEGVII Hetu has been used in over 100 projects including Asia's first smart warehouse where 500 robots work in clustered collaboration.
Megvii is committed to leading the responsible and sustainable development of AI technologies, and ensuring AI innovation has a positive impact on society.
In 2019, we published our AI Ethics Code of Conduct, which aims to guide the appropriate use of AI-related technologies and the sustainable development of the AI ecosystem. In addition, we have set up an AI ethics committee and an AI governance research institute, with a focus on addressing the governance of trustworthy AI. We firmly believe that our commitment to AI governance will contribute to the healthy development of the industry.
Our mission is to power humanity with AI. We believe it is our duty to ensure that our innovations have a positive impact on society, making our communities safer, our lives more convenient, and our work more efficient.
Developing sustainable AI is of profound significance not only to Megvii but also the future of our planet. Megvii will continue to conduct extensive collaborations with our peers worldwide in areas spanning governance to industry empowerment.