COSMONiO awarded Hack & Pitch Champion 2017

COSMONiO is the Hack & Pitch Champion 2017! Our NOUS A.I. system won its first image recognition challenge in Liverpool last week. Many thanks to Digital Catapult and RS Components for the award. None of this would have been possible without the hard work of our engineering Dream Team, so the award belongs to them. More details on the competition have been published by the #TheManufacturer magazine:  

Deep learning with small data

In this post we would like to show you some of the progress we have made in the use of deep neural networks in a small data scenario, instead of the typical presence of big data for deep learning. The example application is the segmentation of certain cell types in a transmission electron miscrocopy (TEM) image of a zebrafish (see image below). The image is freely available at The.. Read More

COSMONiO opens new lab in Groningen, Netherlands

On Monday 13th April 2015, COSMONiO opened HEALTHLAB, a medical imaging laboratory based next to University Medical Centre Groningen (UMCG) in The Netherlands. COSMONiO’s founder, Dr. Ioannis Katramados, said: “HEALTHLAB aims to become a leader in developing the next generation of medical vision systems. Having a laboratory next to a university hospital allows us to develop our systems together with a large group of medical experts and researchers. Over the next five years our focus will.. Read More

Zoom and enhance…

We all know the score when it comes to surveillance in TV & Movies these days. Scene: The killer has all but got away with it until some upstart agent spots a smudge in a reflection… Agent: “Can you guys zoom in on that region” Tech: “Sure” Agent: “Now enhance it a little” Tech: “How’s that?” Agent: “…a little bit more…bingo! We’ve got him!” If you have no idea what.. Read More

COSMONiO named most promising startup for 2015

On Thursday 5th March 2015, the municipality of Leeuwarden in The Netherlands awarded COSMONiO as the most promising startup of Inqubator. COSMONiO has been a member of Inqubator Leeuwarden since February 2012. COSMONiO’s founder, Ioannis Katramados said: “Business incubation is key to COSMONiO’s success. We would like to thank everyone at Inqubator and Gemeente Leeuwarden for their support”.

COSMONiO joins Water Alliance

On 2nd October 2014, COSMONiO became a member of the Water Alliance network, joining another 80 world-leading companies in the field of water technology. COSMONiO’s founder, Ioannis Katramados said: “Computer vision is becoming an integral part of many water technologies. As a leader in the field of computer-vision systems COSMONiO is excited to join the world’s best water companies as a member of the Water Alliance”.