Cognitec Systems Pty Ltd


Cognitec is the only company worldwide that has worked exclusively on face recognition technology since its inception in 2002. With business locations in Dresden, Boston and Sydney, the company is proud to maintain a market-leading position as a reliable, experienced provider of biometric technologies. 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 capture. At WAF, Cognitec introduces the next version of its FaceVACS-Entry product, a slim, light-weight device suitable for installations in eGates and kiosks. The technology takes standards-compliant biometric photos, and compares the images to digital facial images retrieved from ID documents or databases. Instant camera positioning, active lighting and responsive user guidance lead to optimal capturing conditions, accurate verification results and fast processing times.