Closing the Skills Gap in Automation
A Call for Action
Manufacturers are adopting more automation than ever before. For many, it’s no longer a question of whether to automate, only when and to what extent. With wages offshore rising, robot prices down and performance up, robot sales are at an all all-time high. Meanwhile, an aging workforce moves closer to retirement. Misconceptions of manufacturing as crude and demoralizing persist. Women and other minorities are still underrepresented. The skills gap is growing. Demand for automation talent outweighs supply. READ MORE
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- Free Webinar - Connecting Equipment - How to Connect Robots and PLC's to Equipment Within Your Plant
This free webinar is designed to help you get your plant equipment and robots working together.
- Robot Safety Standard (R15.06 2012) & Robot Risk Assessment Training Seminar - Corning, NY
RIA opens its popular In-House Training seminar to the public. This one-day seminar means less training time out of the office.
- In-House Safety Training
RIA's safety training can come to you! Click here for more information.
- Archived Webinars
View any of our archived webinars today. Subjects range from robot end effectors to robotic welding.
- Robotics in 2014: Market Diversity, Cobots and Global Investment
Read this RIA Industry Insight article for an updated overview on the robotics industry.
- A3 Why I Automate Video Series and Blog
View A3's video series on automation success stories, along with our blog with the latest on automation.