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About Us

SVision was started in 1999 by James Lee, Ph.D., and a group of machine learning and pattern recognition experts. Aivia was introduced by Luciano Lucas, Ph.D., in 2017. We have 37 patents and been awarded over 16 M USD from US science funding agencies. In 2021, SVision is acquired by Leica Microsystems.

We enable scientific advancement by creating and deploying state of the art teachable image analysis tools, immersive image visualization and interactions.

We are a pioneer and world leader in image based decision technology which enables a new generation of intelligent (learning enabled) analytical tools for a wide range of applications.


Key Facts


Year joined Leica Microsystems
Patents granted
Government funding
Sales and Support
Product Management, Applications, and Marketing
Algorithm and Systems