CogVis GmbH (CV)

Vienna, Austria

CogVis gmbh Founded 2007 as spin-off of the Vienna University of Technology (, the company accomplishes research and development projects and represents the link between science and economy in the field of image processing. Clients are attended from a feasibility study for the installation of a prototype to intelligent market-ready image processing software for live-video streams. The CogVis software systems allow the recognition of specific scenarios or events within a defined scene. The strategic focus is within 3 main areas: traffic, security and Internet vision. The current product portfolio of CogVis gmbh comprises ctag, a framework for automatically generating metadata for images and videos; various security audit tools (service) and e.g. m-plate, a number plate recognition system using video streams including a novel statistical assessment function in order to maximize the recognition rate for all environmental conditions.

Role in the project

CogVis activities in the project will be related to Computer Vision, in particular the implementation of the hardware as well as the 3D vision algorithms, vision systems for guiding mobile units and obstacle avoidance.

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