IPATCH Partners

The IPATCH consortium brings together a group of partners whose knowledge and backgrounds include legal, ethical and criminological expertise, sensor technology, image and threat recognition, software development as well as project management and practical end user experience.

BMT Group

BMT is a leading international design, engineering, science and risk management consultancy, with a reputation for engineering excellence. BMT delivers cost-effective solutions to business problems that require technical excellence, independent thinking and innovation, in industries as diverse as oil and gas, defence, renewable energy, ports, risk management and maritime transport.


Totalförsvarets forskningsinstitut

FOI is one of the leading research institutes in defence and security. FOI’s expertise is  in a wide range of application areas such as security policy studies, analyses in defence and security, the assessment of various types of threat systems for control and management of crises and more.


University of Reading

The University of Reading is ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world. The University leads the way in multidisciplinary work in security research, in particular automated surveillance, that drives their development in research excellence.



ITTI Sp. z o.o. is a private company, fully owned by its partners, focused on consulting and applied research in IT and telecommunications.  The activities of ITTI can be grouped into three categories: IT and telecom consulting for the end-users, consulting for the telecommunications sector, applied R&D in the area of IT and telecommunications.


Transcrime – Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Transcrime is the Joint Research Centre on Transnational Crime of the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano and the Università degli Studi di Trento. Transcrime has offices in Milan and Trento, and has a staff of more than 20 people, made up of academic researchers, contract researchers, Ph.D. candidates, interns and administrative personnel.


Safran Electronics & Defense

Safran Electronics & Defense is a subsidiary of Safran group and a leading electronic and optronic equipment manufacturer, as well as system designer for civil and military
applications. In the maritime domain, Safran Electronics & Defense designed an innovative range of equipments and applications encompassing navigation, optronics and self-defence systems for front-line combat units, coast guards and Commercial shipping.


Facultes Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix de Namur

The Research Centre on Information, Law and Society (CRIDS) at the University of Namur brings together more than forty senior and junior researchers to address questions relating to information systems and technological choices that match the ethical requirements of a human life. This includes protection of digital consumers and patients, privacy protection, new modes of governance, production of common cultural goods, electronic communication law, and identity issues raised by profiling and personalization systems.


Termisk Systemteknik I Svergie AB

TST is a Swedish SME specialised in thermography and thermal image processing, bringing solutions to the market for surveillance and monitoring using thermal cameras.


ΦΟΙΝΙΚΑΣ ΝΑΥΤΙΚΗ ΕΤΑΙΡΕΙΑ (Fonikas Shipping Company)

FOINIKAS Shipping Company is a Greek tanker owner, active in the shipment of petroleum products, trading mainly in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea. FOINIKAS performs various trading services around the world, responding to market demands for fixing on spot, period (time charter) or consecutives voyages.