Faception is an artificial Intelligence company that has developed a facial profiling technology. The company was founded by David Gavriel, Itzik Wilf, and Shai Gilboa in 2014, in Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel.
The company has developed technology that can perform computer vision and machine learning tasks to analyze facial images and automatically identify people in real-time. The company has providing their technology for public places such as airports, train stations, government, public buildings, and border control areas.
Faception looks to provide their solutions for the purpose of screening, surveillance, data processing and storage, investigations, and security. The technology is capable of scanning video feeds of audiences with the purpose of identifying potential threats. The technology decides whether or not anonymous people pose as a threat based on facial imaging. The idea is that the image reveals the person's personality, and doesn't rely on identity, social media data, race, class, gender, or phone records.