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The Dataset Providers Alliance (DPA) is proud to represent a diverse group of rights holders and organizations committed to promoting the responsible and ethical licensing of intellectual property content for AI and ML datasets. Our members include:


Established in 2013, Rightsify was born as a sync licensing agency for tv, film, and advertisements. From that, we’ve grown and adapted to a global music licensing agency providing music for public spaces to streaming platforms and generative AI applications. Rightsify wholly owns a catalog of more than 10 million human-made songs that is meticulously annotated and labeled for AI training.

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Rightsify launched GCX in 2023 and created the framework to make AI music legally clean for commercial use. GCX provides datasets with over 4.4 million hours of audio and 32 billion metadata text pairs, totaling over 3 petabytes of music data. The perfect data source for training AI music models.


vAIsual (v-eye-sual) is a Delaware-based technology company pioneering the commercial deployment of ethical, envelope pushing AI solutions via; a revolutionary content factory where users can generate Virtual Actor Instances (VAI) powered by ethical LoRA models and the; a marketplace for users to legally license GDPR compliant biometric data and ethically sourced, legally clean licensed visual content for the generative AI/ ML space and beyond. Founded by Michael Osterrieder, Mark Milstein, Nicolas Menijes and Istvan Novak, vAIsual generates ethical AI solutions that are nothing short of metamorphic. Few events in the history of visual media have been heralded as much as the arrival of generative AI.  Leveraging the endless possibilities offered by text-to-image synthesis, vAIsual is on the forefront of tomorrow's visual media future today.

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PIXTA is Japanese leading marketplace site of stock photos, illustrations, vectors and footage. Launched in May 2006 with only a few hundreds of images and 50 contributors, we have grown as one of the largest stock image providers in Japan.


    ado is a protected and decentralized communities platform for creative workers. Graphic designers, visual artists, musicians, writers and more can post their work to ado, join communities aligned with their areas of expertise and reach their audience without all the strings attached. Artists own and control their work, not big tech and AI developers.

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Calliope Networks

Calliope Networks aggregates high quality video (film and TV) and text (books, etc.) to license to generative AI companies to be used as training data.


Datarade powers the data providers that power AI. The Berlin-based software company operates Datarade Marketplace, visited by 80k data buyers monthly, and Data Commerce Cloud (DCC), a multi-channel data monetization platform designed to help data providers scale their data businesses. Using DCC, companies can publish their data products in the largest data marketplaces with a click, massively reducing the time and engineering resources required to integrate with these sales channels. Current DCC integrations include Databricks Marketplace, Google Cloud Analytics Hub, SAP Datasphere, and its proprietary Datarade Marketplace, with more integrations to come.

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