Stäubli Robotics to Host Food and Industry Webinar
Stäubli RoboticsPosted 10/07/2012Stäubli Robotics is pleased to announce that on Tuesday, November 27, 2:00pm EST, it will co-host “Robotics in the Food Industry,” a free 60-minute webinar and live Q&A, in collaboration with Cognex. Industry experts will share their insights and best practices as well as answer questions related to robotics in the food industry.
Industrial robots have brought a new level of efficiency and productivity to the food industry, handling a range of applications from upstream processing, sorting and packing through end of line palletization. Machine vision technology enables the robots to locate parts, maneuver through production lines as well as inspect, measure, and read bar codes while handling products and completing other tasks requiring high precision.
In one information-packed hour, Robotics in the Food Industry will explore robotics and efficiencies, with particular emphasis on vision systems, conveyors and packaging as well as end of line machinery. Topics include:
- Intro to robotics and flexible automation
- The business case for using robotics and flexible automation
- System applications of robotics in the food processing and packaging industries
- Intro to vision systems and ID readers
- Applications for vision systems and ID readers in food and beverage packaging
- Optical character reading and verification
- General trends in vision systems
Presenters include Bob Rochelle, Food & Packaging Industry Specialist from Stäubli, and Narayan Subramaniam, Cognex Principal Product Marketing and Manager - Vision Systems.
Registration is open now at https://vts.inxpo.com/Launch/QReg.htm?ShowKey=11264&AffiliateData=staubli . Those who are unable to participate live are welcome to register for the webinar on demand.
Stäubli is a mechatronics solutions provider with three dedicated divisions: Textile Machinery, Connectors and Robotics. With a workforce of 3000, Stäubli has a presence in 25 countries and agents in 50 countries around the world. For more information, visit our website.
Cognex Corporation is leading provider of vision systems, vision software, vision sensors and surface inspection systems used in manufacturing automation worldwide. For more information, visit www.cognex.com.