Small Business of the Year

This Award recognizes exemplary small businesses in the military S&T domain. Our definition of a small business is “a non-subsidiary, independent firm that employs fewer than 50 employees.”  An exemplary small business leverages human capital, innovation and agility to grow and meet client needs, while cultivating a growing technical and social influence in the community

 

IMMERSIVE DISPLAY SOLUTIONS, INC.

  Immersive Display Solutions, Inc. (IDSI), founded in March 2006, currently has 29 full-time employees. IDSI designs and integrates affordable cylindrical, spherical and custom-shaped projected display solutions for visualization, simulation and training. Utilizing commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) technology, IDSI's display...

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Winner

SCALABLE NETWORK TECHNOLOGIES

  SCALABLE has been leading the development and advancement of network tools for design, test, and analysis of the network and cyber-attacks. SCALABLE was founded in 1999 by Dr. Rajive Bagrodia, a Professor of Computer Science at UCLA. SCALABLE products leverage innovative high-fidelity network simulation technology, parallel...

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Finalist

STOTTLER HENKE ASSOCIATES

Artificial intelligence software systems and technologies Stottler Henke, with 40 employees, supports the defense S&T community by delivering simulation-based intelligent tutoring systems whose capabilities are enabled by artificial intelligence technologies and by delivering new software tools and instructional design...

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Finalist

CERVUS DEFENCE

Collective training data solutions Founded in 2014 , Cervus continuously iterates on how best to identify, contract and prototype novel innovations through sources traditionally not available to Defence and security departments. The ultimate goal is to accelerate technology and process into the hands of the men and woman in...

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Honorable Mention

MODEST TREE

  Modest Tree is an award-winning software company focused on creating virtual reality, augmented reality and 3D interactive solutions for enterprise clients seeking to advance their immersive training and marketing solutions. Modest Tree was founded in 2011 and is located in Nova Scotia, Canada. Modest Tree is a 20-person team...

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Honorable Mention

AIR TARGET SWEDEN AB

Live Fire training and testing equipment Air Target Sweden has been a specialist in scoring systems since 1956 and has sold products to more than 30 countries. With only 5 full time employees, Air Target Sweden provides products and services for Surface-To-Air, Air-To-Air, Air-To-Ground as well as Ground-To-Ground training and...

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Nominee

COBRA SIMULATION LTD

Designs immersive dome projection solutions Cobra Simulation (www.cobrasimulation.com) is a micro SME based in Bathgate, Scotland. It has 1 FT and 3 PT employees. Cobra design immersive dome projection solutions for the training simulation industry. Its solutions support vehicle, aviation, maritime and ground force training (eg...

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Nominee

J2 AIRCRAFT DYNAMICS LTD

Fixed and rotary wing modelling and software tool set, j2 Universal Tool-Kit J2 Aircraft Dynamics is a UK Small/Medium sized Enterprise (SME) who, since its commercial launch in January 2010, is successfully growing in the field of fixed and rotary wing modelling and the application and exploitation of its own proprietary...

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Nominee

SCE SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

Engineering and simulation solutions SCE SystemEngineering GmbH was founded in 2004 by Martin Scharfetter who has about 20 years experience in military simulation. SCE SystemEngineering GmbH is a fully family owned company managed by Margit and Martin Scharfetter. Our core business is engineering and simulation. One of our area...

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Nominee

SIMTHETIQ

Immersive 3D simulation solutions About Simthetiq Founded in 2005, Simthetiq is specialized in the development of immersive 3D simulation solutions for the military and civil aviation industries. With just under 50 full time employees, Simthetiq’s portfolio includes 2 major product lines - the X2 Visual System (a Level-D...

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Nominee

SLITHERINE LTD

Commercial game developer of wargames for military use Slitherine was founded in July 2000. Slitherine started as a commercial game developer and moved in to publishing in 2007. With an internal staff of 40, Slitherine now has a well rounded library of over 300 commercial strategy games on all formats from PC to mobile and home...

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Nominee