Helping Platforms Deliver Age Appropriate and Safe Environments for Children

Our Online Wellbeing and Safety (OWAS) software suite can be integrated into apps, games and devices to provide privacy preserving, real-time protection to minors.


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Online Safety

Online Wellbeing and Safety (OWAS) software suite

Online Wellbeing and Safety (OWAS) software suite

Platforms and service providers are increasingly obliged by law to protect their young users against online harms while preserving their privacy and their rights. Using our technology suite,  App developers, Gaming companies, Web Platforms and device manufacturers can deploy child-centric online safety solutions.

  • Identify minors and provide age-appropriate version of service
  • Detect and react to multiple threats/risks faced by children- including Bullying, Sexting, Violence, Self Harm, Trolling, Screentime
  • Provide age, language and culture specific resources to young people
  • Maintain user’s Privacy
  • Comply to kids rights /e-privacy legislation (GDPR/COPPA)

Real-Time Guidance and Empowerment of minors

Real-Time Guidance and Empowerment of minors

Privacy Preserving, Personal Assistance

  • Detect
  • Detect

  • On-device, Private and Real-time detection of threats, risks and problematic behaviours through automatic analysis of texts and images
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  • Protect
  • Protect

  • Helps children manage situations proactively while protecting their privacy and deal with bullying, inappropriate content, privacy, screen time, etc
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  • Educate
  • Educate

  • Personal guidance, education on media literacy and resilience - endorsing positive behaviour for overall online wellbeing
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  • In App
  • In App

  • API / SDK integrated into apps used by children
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  • In Game
  • In Game

  • API / SDK for in app integration e.g. within a game
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  • In Device
  • In Device

  • Personal Assistant App for children
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Multi-Modal Privacy Preserving Age Estimation Technology

Multi-Modal Privacy Preserving Age Estimation Technology

With the coming on ‘Age Appropriate Design’ legislation one of the big challenges of social media ,gaming and advertizing industries is how to identify minors, beyond self declaration of age. Our patent pending technology can perform dynamic realtime age estimation from images , voice and text. Privacy Preserving implementation works completely on user device without the need for any headend. Integrates via an SDK into apps , games and devices.

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About us

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  • Deepak Tewari
  • CEO and Boardmember

Deepak founded Privately SA in 2014- after two decades in telecom and high tech. He has since led the march at Privately in its quest to make the internet safe for minors. In recognition of the social impact of his work, Deepak was awarded Doctor of Letters Honoris Cause by IUG in 2017.

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  • Mathieu Monney
  • CTO

Mathieu is an EPFL graduate with a Master's degree in Computer Science. He gained experience in Machine Learning at Microsoft and during his Master's thesis working on Deep Learning and NLP. Mathieu has been instrumental in delivering key customer projects and guiding development at Privately.

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  • Greg Burman
  • Senior Software Engineer & Data Scientist

Greg recently completed his MSc degree in Neuroinformatics at ETH Zurich after working as a software engineer in South Africa for a few years, having originally studied Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Cape Town. His primary experience in developing Machine Learning methods.

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  • Onur Yürüten
  • Senior Machine Learning Engineer

Onur Yürüten’s primary career objective is to promote creativity and a data-driven culture. Before joining Privately, he delivered end-to-end machine learning solutions in a diversity of domains (e-Health, SportTech, robotics, cryptocurrencies, wealth management, and commodity trading to name a few)

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  • Robert Isitt
  • Senior Project Manager

Robert is an award winning Digital Programme lead, with over 15 years’ experience leading the delivery of cutting edge Digital products and services. He has extensive experience in the Media and Technology sectors, including 10 years at the BBC.

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  • Rémi Lebret
  • Data Scientist

Dr. Remi Lebret's main interests are natural language processing, AI, and machine learning- focused on building models for large-scale datasets. As an engineer he has developed different data analysis tools for large-scale applications. He has worked closely with Privately for a number of years.

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  • Pavel Korshunov
  • Senior Research Consultant

Dr. Pavel Korshunov is a research associate at Idiap Research Institute (Martigny, Switzerland)-joining us through an Innosuisse project. His current research interests are in age detection in images and voice and detection of audio-visual deepfakes.

  • Prakhar Gupta
  • Senior Research Consultant

Prakhar Gupta is currently a 5th year PhD student at EPFL- joining us through an Innosuisse project. He is interested in Natural Language Processing especially representation learning as well as other applications of Machine Learning. He completed his MTech in Computer Science from IIT Bombay, India

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  • Saibo Geng
  • Data Scientist Intern

Saibo is a 1st year Master student from EPFL, majored in EECS with a specialization in data science. His main interests are Natural Language Processing and Data Science.

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  • Kenyu Kobayashi
  • Data Scientist Intern

Kenyu is an EPFL Master student in Computer Science with a specialisation in Data Analytics. Being an AI enthusiast, he has carried out several projects in Machine Learning, among which one of them was in collaboration with the Solar Energy and Building Physics Lab, Lausanne.

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  • Ariel F. Lüdi
  • Board Member and Founding Investor

Ariel is the founding investor of Privately- an enterpreneur, investor and coach. He was the Chief Executive Officer of hybris GmbH until 2015 and the driving force behind the company’s expansion and eventual sale to SAP.

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  • Bob Wigley Bsc, DBA (Hon), FCA

Former Chairman of Merrill Lynch (EMEA) and Court Member of the Bank of England, Bob now backs growth businesses and young entrepreneurs. Bob chairs UK Finance, is a Founder Commissioner of the Blockchain Commission for Sustainable Development at the UN.

  • Dr Richard Graham

Dr Richard Graham is a Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist and former Clinical Director of the world renowned Tavistock Clinic. For the last decade he has specialised in e-safety, digital health and technology, setting up the UK’s first Technology Addiction Service.

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  • Gilles Rapin

Gilles is the VP of Business Development at Kudelski and has been associated with the Secret.li project since its inception and has contributed to incubating and spin off of this project.

  • Alex Osadzinsky

Alex runs global operations at Releigh Learning, a Bertlesmann company. He is equally dexterous with deep technology as he is with business issues.

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