Ariadne Bazigos, AlgoFace
Ariadne Bazigos is the Director of Product Management at AlgoFace, an augmented reality company that is on a mission to build the most accurate, unbiased face AI in the world. In 2019, she joined the 4% of AI U.S. patent holders that are women. Her technology, NUDEMETER, uses machine learning computer vision software to automatically white balance the lighting in photos in order to determine the skin tones of individuals, and predict how those skin tones change throughout the year. NUDEMETER is now a part of AlgoFace’s virtual makeup try on technology, Makeup AR-tist. This integration assists shoppers of all skin tones in finding color cosmetics that work for their unique complexions. Prior to AlgoFace, Ariadne worked at Viacom Velocity in influencer marketing. She contracted top tier influencers and celebrities for marketing campaigns for Fortune Global 10 companies. Ariadne earned her B.A. in Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology with a concentration in Cognitive Neuroscience and a secondary major in Classics from Washington University in St. Louis.