a Russian-American company specializing in software development based on machine learning, neural networks, pattern recognition and intellectual data analysis.
Company establishment in U.S. (Boston, Massachusetts) and Russia (Saint-Petersburg)
Received a grant from Skolkovo, IT cluster residence
Silicon Valley Open Doors Startup Competition winner November, 30 2011 Mountain View, CA, USA
Talks with Facebook about partnership
TechCrunch Moscow 2011 winner December, 5 2011, Moscow
Development of digital fingerprinting technology for similar image search
Work with leading online fashion stores: KupiVIP, Rendez-Vous, Butik.ru, TimeCode
«Most active startup of the year» according to RusBase
Вошёл в список 50 самых обещающих компаний по версии Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW)
La Conference Luxe en Digital runner-up April, 5 2012, Moscow
YourBusiness — YourFame Startup Competition at RIF 2012 winner, B2B category April, 19 2012, Moscow
MoneyTalks Startup Event winner May, 14-15 2012, Espoo, Finland
CloudConf 2012 short-list nominee May, 15 2012, Moscow
BIT 2012 winner June, 28 2012, Moscow
IDCEE 2012 winner October, 18-19 2012, Kiev, Ukraine
Further development of digital fingerprinting technology
Face detection technology integrated into Mail.ru Group
Clients: DepositPhotos, Odnoklassniki
1st US patent obtained
Development of AdultX, adult content detection and filtering system
Listed among 20 most promising Russian startups according to Mashable
Listed among 50 most promising ventures according to Global Entrepreneurial Week
Patents in US and Russia
Development of object detection and recognition technology
Working on SKU recognition service ShelfMatch
Business Gazelles 2014 winner, nomination «Start-up», as a high-growth and creative company June 5, 2014, St.-Petersburg, Russia
Working on machine learning and neural networks
Launch of mobile application with object recognition for PartsTown, service LikeThis
Launch of Logotrakr, logotype recognition within images and videos
Development of clothing, shoes and accessories recognition technology, module of LikeThis service
Burda International Startup Competition winner October, 22 2015, Moscow
Participation in targeted FMCG retail events
Scientific publications, participation in international academic conferences on AI, computer vision, neural networks
GoTech runner-up October, 6 2016, Moscow
Development of ShelfMatch, pilot projects with top-players of FMCG sector
Kuznech is the holder of four Russian and American patents for their visual search technologies
- Advertising using image comparison. US 8374914 B2
from February, 13 2013(US)
- Image and website filter using image comparison. US 8718383 B2
from May, 6 2014(US)
- Search engine and method for image searching. US 8762383 B2
from June, 14 2014(US)
- System of copyright infringement tracking. Patent #2515706
from March, 18 2014(Russia)
Media about us
- Деловой Петербург
- Секрет Фирмы
- Wall Street Journal
- Thomson Reuters
- Управление Персоналом
- Russia Beyond the Headlines
- The Next Web
Image recognition is being used in fields like national security, social networking, and retail. This feature, developed by Kuznech, reinforces our commitment to drive the industry forward.
Parts Town's Director of Ecommerce
Kuznech has a high potential to enhance and enrich e-commerce industry. They developed a truly innovative and marketable product.
CDO Burda International Russia
No doubt, Kuznech will have a bright future.
East-West Digital News
We are extremely excited about trying out the Kuznech Visual Search on our websites since it will give our customers an exciting new way of searching for images in addition to the standard methods of keyword and category search.
Kuznech is one of the leaders in semantic image search. While you are reading this note, the number of images uploaded to world wide web has increased by millions. To understand what’s inside these images is becoming a more and more actual and commercially viable task. Kuznech’s success is expected: customers are interested in solutions that help them differentiate in a constantly changing world of fashion.
Chief Robotics Visioner beyond Skolkovo
Similar4 is a very good service that really increased out conversion in sales.
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