Figure Eight

Figure Eight is the essential Human-in-the-Loop AI platform for data science and machine learning teams. Its software platform trains, tests, and tunes machine learning models to make AI work in the real world. The Company supports a wide range of data types - text, image, audio, and video - and uses cases, including autonomous vehicles, consumer product identification, natural language processing, search relevance, intelligent chatbots, and more.

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Parent CompanyAppen
HQSan Francisco, US
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Figure Eight was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

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Key People/Management at Figure Eight

Lukas Biewald

Lukas Biewald

Mark Brayan

Mark Brayan

Randi Barshack

Randi Barshack

Benjamin Kearns

Benjamin Kearns

VP Engineering
Preethi Pragash

Preethi Pragash

VP Finance and Administration
Chris Van Pelt

Chris Van Pelt

Founder, Chief Awesome Officer
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Figure Eight Office Locations

Figure Eight has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
940 Howard St, San Francisco
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Figure Eight Financials and Metrics

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In total, Figure Eight had raised $58 m. Figure Eight is a subsidiary of Appen

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Figure Eight News and Updates

New Figure Eight Report Finds 29% of Line-of-Business Owners Spend $250,000 or More on AI

SAN FRANCISCO, May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Figure Eight, an Appen company, today announced the results of its State of AI and Machine Learning Report. The report underscores the growing prevalence of artificial intelligence (AI) initiatives and the budgets with which organizations are...

Appen acquires machine learning data startup Figure Eight for up to $300M

Australia search and language data services firm Appen Ltd. today said it has acquired rival Figure Eight Inc. for $175 million upfront with an additional earn-out payment of up to $125 million in 2020 based on performance. To fund the deal, Appen has announced an AU$285 million ($200 million) fund…

Appen acquires Figure Eight for up to $300M, bringing two data annotation companies together

Appen just announced that it’s acquiring Figure Eight in an all-cash deal that sees Appen paying $175 million upfront, with an additional payment of up to $125 million based on Figure Eight’s performance this year. Both companies focus on using crowdsourced labor pools to annotate data, which in tur…

Figure Eight Machine Learning Models Now Available on Amazon Web Services Marketplace for Machine Learning

Production-quality Models Leverage Human-in-the-Loop Approach to Enable Artificial Intelligence in the Real World SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Figure Eight, the essential Human-in-the-Loop Machine Learning (ML) platform, today announced that its production-quality ML...

Figure Eight Blogs

Adobe Stock Leverages Massive Asset Profile to Make Customers Happy

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AI Solutions for Financial Services

Key Steps to Building Customer-Centric AI According to Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, by 2022, nearly 64% of financial service companies expect to be “mass adopters” of AI — using it for revenue generation, process automation, risk management, customer service, and client acquisition — co…

Contribute to the State of AI and Machine Learning 2020 Report

Sixth Annual Industry Survey Now Open Our sixth annual State of AI and Machine Learning report is officially underway. The survey is now open for the top data scientists, data engineers, machine learning specialists, product and project managers, as well as executive leaders. Those who complete the …

Figure Eight Federal Welcomes New Senior Vice President to Grow Government Partnerships

The Figure Eight Federal platform offers high-quality machine learning training data at massive scale for government agencies WASHINGTON D.C – April 23, 2020 – Figure Eight Federal, part of Appen Limited, welcomes David J. Poirier as Senior Vice President. David will be leading the growth of the fir…

eBook: AI Solutions for Automotive

eBook: AI Solutions for Automotive Launching Customer-centric AI for Autonomous Vehicles and Smart Cars The auto industry is undergoing a... Read more » The post eBook: AI Solutions for Automotive appeared first on Figure Eight.

Next Generation Machine Learning for Proactive Emergency Management

How Figure Eight Federal is Driving Transformational AI Innovations in Disaster Response and Recovery At the Esri FedGIS Plenary in... Read more » The post Next Generation Machine Learning for Proactive Emergency Management appeared first on Figure Eight.
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Figure Eight Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Figure Eight founded?

    Figure Eight was founded in 2008.

  • Who are Figure Eight key executives?

    Figure Eight's key executives are Lukas Biewald, Mark Brayan and Randi Barshack.

  • How many employees does Figure Eight have?

    Figure Eight has 348 employees.

  • Who are Figure Eight competitors?

    Competitors of Figure Eight include CrowdAI, Stardog and Eureka.

  • Where is Figure Eight headquarters?

    Figure Eight headquarters is located at 940 Howard St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Figure Eight offices?

    Figure Eight has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Figure Eight have?

    Figure Eight has 1 office.