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Robotics Systems

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11:30 AM - 6:00 PM EDT (8:30 AM - 3:00 PM PDT)
Robotics Systems Open
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12:30 PM - 1:30 PM EDT (9:30 AM - 10:30 AM PDT)
Date: August 11, 2010
Time: 12 PM EDT (9 AM PDT / 6:30 PM CEST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

Machine vision, the rise of service robots, and robot safety – these are some of the hot topics defining next-generation robotic systems. Thanks to new standards and technologies, robots are assuming more duties on the factory floor, even as they migrate into application areas beyond manufacturing. Learn More
Jim Brennan, News Anchor, GlobalSpec

Date: August 11, 2010
Time: 12 PM EDT (9 AM PDT / 6:30 PM CEST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

This presentation will showcase the progress of robotic applications across industry plus review current research and development at the university level. Participants will gain an appreciation of how this knowledge base – combined with enablers, initiatives, and innovations – is creating robots that help and serve people. Learn More
Adil Shafi, President, Advenovation, Inc.
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT)
Date: August 11, 2010
Time: 2 PM EDT (11 AM PDT / 8:00 PM CEST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

Many serious pitfalls in managing a machine vision project are avoidable by benchmarking system optics. This presentation explains how to create optical benchmarks. It describes what to benchmark and offers techniques for using benchmarks to evaluate vision system performance. Learn More
Perry West, President, Automated Vision Systems, Inc.

Date: August 11, 2010
Time: 2 PM EDT (11 AM PDT / 8:00 PM CEST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

"Application of Machine Vision" addresses the subject of machine vision technology and how it is used in today's factory. The speaker will describe system components and explain when a vision solution should be considered. Performance expectations and techniques to maximize robustness will also be discussed. Learn More
Valerie Bolhouse, Consultant, Qualis Corporation
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM PDT)
Date: August 11, 2010
Time: 3 PM EDT (12 PM PDT / 9:30 PM CEST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

Robot safety standards are changing in the U.S. and internationally. Attendees of this presentation will preview coming changes and discuss their impact. The safety standards update will help robot users and integrators prepare for new requirements and take advantage of features not yet offered. Learn More
Roberta Nelson Shea, President, Safety Compliance Services, LLC
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM EDT (1:30 PM - 3:00 PM PDT)
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