Cognitec Systems GmbH

Cognitec is the only company worldwide that has worked exclusively on face recognition technology since its inception in 2002. Experiencing steady growth at business locations in Dresden, Boston and Sydney, the company is proud to maintain a stable, market-leading position within the industry, and to uphold the trust it has gained as a reliable, experienced provider of biometric technologies. Various independent evaluation tests continue to prove the outstanding performance of our FaceVACS® software. Cognitec’s portfolio includes products for facial image database search, recorded video investigation, real-time video screening and people analytics, border control, and biometric photo capturing.


Airports worldwide are using Cognitec’s technologies for passport/person verification processes in eGates, biometric photo capture at border control checkpoints, managing people flow and crowd distribution, and for matching faces against watchlists of known criminals or terrorists in real time.

Cognitec Systems GmbH

Grossenhainer Str. 101

01127 Dresden

Fields of activity: IT, Terminal