Robotic Industries Association
- MI, United States
- Tel: (734) 994-6088
- Fax: (734) 994-3338
- Member Since 1900
- Robotic Internal
Robotic Industries Association publishes Robotics Online which provides information to help engineers, managers and executives apply and justify robotics and flexible automation. The site includes a proprietary search engine algorithm that makes it easy to find and compare leading companies, products and services. Robotics Online is dedicated to news, articles and information specifically for the robotics industry.
RIA members contribute content, serve as experts for “Ask the Experts" and guide the Association with input from committees and volunteers that help write robot standards and technical reports. Publications, including safety standards and risk assessment software, are available from the online bookstore.
Founded in 1974, RIA is the only trade group in North America organized specifically to serve the robotics industry. Member companies include leading robot manufacturers, users, system integrators, component suppliers, research groups, and consulting firms.
A consensus-based working group is being established. The intent is to develop metrics and test methods for sensing and
New Robot Safety Standard Draft Set to Debut During Indianapolis Conference
In this special webcast, Executive Editor Bob Trebilcock, Group Editorial Director Michael Levans and Jeff Burnstein, president of the Robotic Industries Association, will explore the range of exciting new robotic solutions now available and where they may fit in your materials handling operations. This
North American based robotics companies saw orders jump 40% in units in the first half of 2010
Six high-tech science and technology teams from four continents have been named finalists in the inaugural Multi Autonomous Ground-Robotic International
RIA’s Membership Committee, chaired by Joe Gemma of Staubli Robotics, convenes in Ann Arbor on July 28, 2010, to plan membership benefits for today’s members. In years past, the Membership Committee has created a new Integrator category, mandated special emphasis on the educator category, and advocates for
Robot Safety Conference to Provide First Look on How Coming Changes Will Affect Companies
The robotic industry’s highest honor, the Engelberger Robotics Award, was presented to Heinz-Dieter Schunk, Schunk GmbH and Scott W. Deming,
In recent weeks, robots have been at the forefront of news stories across the country. In New York City, robots
As part of a BusinessWeek.com special report on robotics, RIA President Jeff Burnstein was asked to write a column addressing
RIA focus groups reveal that many users are unaware of the benefits and cost-savings robots provide.
Six Finalists have been nominated by the IERA Award Committee to present their story of the genesis of a successful
For the second consecutive year, the U.S. Army is inviting prominent robotics technologists from across the country to gather and
Videos of RIA’s Market Trends Webinar Series from National Robotics Week are now available free upon demand from Robotics Online.
A new Educator Sponsorship program, an initiative spearheaded by the Robotic Industries Association (RIA) Membership Committee, has been launched. The
From June 8 to 11, 2010 AUTOMATICA will bring all areas of robotics and automation under one roof. The aim
DETROIT ARSENAL, WARREN, MI – Middle- and High-School students from around Michigan have been invited to Macomb Community College May 4-5 to learn about future, attainable careers in robotics and engineering and see the latest trends for semi-autonomous robotics in action. The event – titled Robotics, Engineering and Technology (RET)
First Step to Company Certification Individuals can now attain certification as a machine vision professional (basic level) through a new program launched by the Automated Imaging Association (AIA), the global industry’s trade group. To earn “CVP” status, individuals need to pass a test based on the basic tutorial programs AIA offers in
North American based robotics manufacturers saw new orders jump 16% in units and 30% in dollars in the first quarter
Twenty thousand FIRST® supporters – mentors, students, volunteers, sponsors and fans – gathered this weekend at the Georgia Dome