If IKOSA played a role in your research, we kindly ask you to cite it. It is also essential for other researchers who read your work. It is important to understand what you have done, to validate it, and to be able to repeat and/or reuse your research.
If for some reason the reviewer of your publication/research paper/etc. does not allow you to cite the software, you can put information about it in:
methods sections, and
An example for a concise reference:
The [example, output/data analysis/etc.] for this paper was generated using the IKOSA software of KML Vision GmbH. Copyright [copyright year, example, 2016-2022] KML Vision GmbH, IKOSA® is a registered EU trademark.
Moreover, you can cite papers that describe IKOSA software in a way it’s suitable for your research.