IAI Awarded NGA Contract to Develop a Crowdsourcing Framework for Automated Video Quality Assessment

ROCKVILLE, Md — Jan. 7, 2020 — Intelligent Automation, Incorporated (IAI), a technology innovation company, announced today that it has been awarded a contract by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) to design a crowdsourcing framework to carry out a ground truth validation of automated video quality assessment based on the NGA Motion Imagery Standards Board (MISB) criteria for video interpretability.

In this contract, IAI will design ground truth experiments and propose metrics for measuring the consistency of outputs between human analysts, and for comparing human analyst performance with results from an automated system. IAI will develop a software tool and database to organize workflows and store results.

IAI is a leader in developing AI/ML-based products and customized solutions to address government and industry needs in application areas such as full motion video analytics. IAI will leverage its extensive experience in machine vision to develop and validate the crowdsourcing framework.

“IAI is proud to have been selected by the NGA to explore innovative technologies to address technology gaps in computer vision and automated quality assessment,” said Vikram Manikonda, President and CEO of IAI.

About IAI

IAI is a technology innovation company specializing in providing advanced technology solutions and R&D services to federal agencies and corporations. IAI leverages agile R&D processes, a multi-disciplinary collaborative environment, and a substantial intellectual property portfolio to develop concepts into market-focused products and customer-driven solutions.  IAI’s core R&D areas include: AI & Advanced Computing; Autonomy & Robotics; Healthcare Research Technologies; Modeling, Simulation & Visualization; Networks & Cyber Security; and Radar, Communications & Sensors. For more information about IAI, please visit www.i-a-i.com.