01 Nov

Western Innovation Forum 2016

Cohort Systems Inc. will be attending the 3rd annual Western Innovation Forum (WIF 2016) taking place on November 8-9, 2016 at the Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.  WIF 2016 is an industry-oriented conference aimed at connecting Western Canada’s aerospace, marine, defence, and security industries to innovation-driven investment, partnership and business opportunities.  Please contact info@cohortsys.com if you want to set up a meeting with a representative of Cohort Systems.  You can learn more about WIF 2016 from the following link,

https://www.defenceandsecurity.ca/events/details&evtID=314

25 Oct

TiECon Canada 2016

Cohort Systems Inc. will be attending TiECon Canada 2016 in Ottawa at the Brookstreet Hotel this Nov 3 and Nov 4.  TiECon Canada is TiE’s flagship conference for entrepreneurs, SMEs, industry veterans, investors, and other members of the Canadian business community. Organized in partnership with Canadian sister chapters in Toronto and Vancouver, and global TiE chapters in Silicon Valley and Boston, TiECon Canada is the largest event of its kind in the region. It features industry leaders, technology gurus and investors from different sectors and all spheres of business.  Please contact info@cohortsys.com if you want to set up a meeting with a representative of Cohort Systems.  The Brookstreet Hotel is located at 525 Legget Drive, Ottawa, K2K 2W2.

The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) mission is to foster entrepreneurship globally through mentoring, networking, education, incubating, and funding. Dedicated to the virtuous cycle of wealth creation and giving back to the community, TiE’s focus is on generating and nurturing the next generation of entrepreneurs.  TiE has currently 13,000 members, including over 2,500 charter members in 61 chapters across 18 countries.

You can learn more about TiECon from the following link, http://tieconcanada2016.ca/, and you can learn more about TiE at www.tie.org

 

 

16 Aug

Summer Vacation

The Cohort Admin and R&D offices will be closed for annual summer vacation from Aug 20 through Aug 29 inclusive.  Technical Support will still be available during this time period.

04 Aug

Phone and Email System Update

The Phone and Email System at the administration office will be updated on Aug. 8 between 12:00 and 18:00 EDT (UTC -4).  There may be disruptions to both Phone and Email during this period.  Please be patient Aug. 9 should be business as usual.  Refer to the blog for status.  Thank you.

16 May

Cohort Attending CANSEC Trade Show May 25 & May 26

CANSEC is Canada’s Global Defence and Security Trade Show held annually in Ottawa Canada.  This year CANSEC will be at the EY Centre May 25 and May 26.   Cohort Systems will be attending.  To set up a meeting you may contact Cohort directly or through the B2B listed below,

https://www.defenceandsecurity.ca/CANSEC/cansec/B2B-B2G-Tool.

See you at CANSEC!

09 May

Cohort Signs MOU For Unmanned Security Vehicles

Cohort Systems Inc. and Shenzhen Anzer Intelligent Engineering Co., Ltd signed a Memorandum of Understanding regarding ‘Collaboration on Unmanned Security Vehicles’.

May 9 2016 at the China-Canada Economic and Trade Cooperation Conference in Vancouver British Columbia, Cohort Systems Inc. and Shenzhen Anzer Intelligent Engineering singed an MOU regarding ‘Collaboration on Unmanned Security Vehicles’. The primary intent of the MOU is the co-development of a modular autonomous navigation payload for a family of outdoor robots Shenzhen Anzer will manufacture on its product line in Shenzhen.

Cohort Systems Inc. is an Ottawa Canada based company that designs and develops Autonomous Navigation Systems (Autonav) for mobile robots and unmanned ground vehicles.

Shenzhen Anzer Intelligent Enginering Co., Ltd (www.anzer.com.cn) is a Guangdong P.R. China manufacturer of robots for use by Civilian, Police, and Security applications.

30 Apr

NATO Industrial Advisory Group Meeting at Northrup Grumman Space Park

This May 3rd to May 6th Cohort Systems will be attending the NATO Industrial Advisory Group (NIAG) SG.202 meeting hosted by Northrup Grumman Space Technology at Space Park in Redondo Beach California.  The purpose of Study Group (SG) 202 is the Development of a Conceptual Data Model for Multi-Domain Unmanned Platform Control System Services.  Cohort is participating in this activity because the company believes that modern physical security challenges are best addressed with a multi-domain solution; and a crucial component of this solution will be a Multi-Domain Control Station for UxV control.

25 Apr

ESI Toronto and Cohort Partner to Bid Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) for EOD and IEDD Operations in Mali

Engineering Services Inc. Toronto and Cohort have agreed to submit a response United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) invitation to submit a bid for the Supply, Operations and Maintenance of Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) for Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) and Improvised Explosive Device Disposal (IEDD) in Mali.  The bid is in response to ITB Ref No: 95739_ITB_MLI_ROVs_16_139 for the supply of 14 medium sized ROVs and 1 small ROV.

12 Apr

Cohort R&D Moving to New Location

April 12th Cohort R&D R&D ‘Factory of Engineering’ is moving to a larger location at 2379 Holly Lane Suite 210, Ottawa ON, CANADA K1V 7P1.  Telephone numbers remain the same.  The address of the HQ and Admin remain the same.

07 Apr

Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence (MCOE) Industry Day

Cohort Systems has been invited to attend the Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence (MCOE) Industry Day in Columbus Georgia.  This event will take place on April 13th at the Columbus Trade Center in Columbus Georgia.   Located at Ft. Benning, Georgia, the MCOE is the U.S. Army’s testing ground for future technologies that will aid the Infantry, Stryker, and Armored Brigade Combat Teams.  The objective the event is for the US Army to convey its requirements to industry suppliers.

01 Apr

Cohort Renews Membership in the Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries

The Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries (CADSI) is an independent, federally incorporated, educational, scientific, engineering, and research organization with its headquarters in Ottawa. CADSI is a not-for-profit national business association that represents more than 1,000 member companies selling to the defence and public security markets.  Cohort has renewed its membership and will be actively participating with the organization.  Additional information about CADSI can be found at www.defenceandsecurity.ca.

01 Apr

Cohort Accepted as Supplier to the United Nations Global Market Place

Cohort Systems Inc. has been accepted as a supplier to the United Nations Global Market Place (UNGM).  The UN represents a $15Billion US market much of which is for specialized goods to provide security in that same geographic markets that Cohort has been developing for its products.  The UNGM is a portal to many independent UN purchasing agencies.  Through this portal Cohort has recently replied to an RFI for supply of an EOD Robot for de-mining in Mali.

17 Feb

Cohort Establishes JV for Critical Infrastructure Perimeter Security

Cohort Systems Inc and Evolve Total Solutions Provider Ltd have established a joint venture to develop and market security system solutions that will protect the perimeters of critical infrastructure.  This joint venture will leverage Cohort Systems’ technology for the automation of integrated security solutions including the use of Unmanned Autonomous Patrol Vehicles and Evolve Total Solution’s access and market knowledge of the Critical Infrastructure Perimeter Security Market.  Please contact Jeremy James at Cohort Systems Inc for additional information.

15 Feb

NATO Industrial Advisory Group Meeting

Cohort Systems Inc. will be attending the NATO SG-202  Industrial Advisory Group meeting in Sarzana, Italy Feb. 23-26.  The intent of SG-202 is to evaluate the functional requirements for a standard general purpose Ground Control Station that could be used to control any type of Unmanned Vehicle or combination of Unmanned Vehicles.

13 Feb

Email Upgrade Feb. 13 and Feb. 14

Cohort’s email system will be upgraded during the weekend of Feb. 6 and Feb. 7.   This may cause a delay sending and receiveing email as the new email server syncrhonizes Cohort email accounts.  Please be patient.  Email behavior will be normal by Feb. 8.