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Robotic Industries Association

  • MI, United States
  • Tel: (734) 994-6088
  • Fax: (734) 994-3338
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  • 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.


John Stack Honored with 2012 AIA Achievement Award

POSTED: 01/18/2012

John Stack, President of the Optical Systems Division, for Zygo Corporation, was presented with the 2012 AIA Achievement Award during

Greg Hollows of Edmund Optics Named AIA Chairman

POSTED: 01/18/2012

Greg Hollows, Director, Machine Vision Solutions, Edmund Optics, was named Chairman of the AIA Board of Directors for 2012-2013 during

RIA Publishes New Safety & Compliance Page on Robotics Online

POSTED: 12/14/2011

Robot safety is a topic of extreme importance to Robotic Industries Association, the only North American trade association dedicated solely

Machine Vision Market Sales in North America Up 15% Through September

POSTED: 12/06/2011

Ann Arbor, Michigan – Machine vision sales in North America rose 15% through the third quarter of 2011, according to new statistics from the Automated Imaging Association (AIA), the industry’s trade group. After a strong first half, sales fell two percent in the third quarter compared with the same period in

AIA Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Korean Machine Vision Industrial Association

POSTED: 12/01/2011

Agreement outlines a wide-range of activities on which the two associations will collaborate

Motion Control Market Up 19% in 2011

POSTED: 11/30/2011

New orders for motion control products are up 19% through the third quarter of 2011, according to MCA.

International Symposium on Robotics ISR 2012

POSTED: 11/23/2011

The 43rd International Symposium on Robotics (ISR), the world's most prestigious annual robotics conference, takes place during the Taipei International

Robots to Create More Than a Million Jobs by 2016

POSTED: 11/16/2011

ROBOTICS will be a major driver for global job creation over the next five years

Medical Automation Conference to be Held December 2, 2011

POSTED: 11/16/2011

Automation in healthcare, telemedicine higlighted in new approach to medicine

Automate and ProMat to Collocate in 2013

POSTED: 11/08/2011

Both exhibitions will be held January 21-24 2013 at Chicago’s McCormick Place

Robotics Orders Up 41% Through September

POSTED: 11/07/2011

North American based robotics companies are enjoying one of their best years ever, with orders up 41% through September.

Adept Technology Appoints John Boutsikaris as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing

POSTED: 11/01/2011

Brings over 30 years experience in global sales, marketing and channel management in high technology and capital equipment markets

Industry Pioneer and Engelberger Award Winner George Munson Passes Away

POSTED: 10/10/2011

George E. Munson of Heritage Village, Southbury, Connecticut died peacefully at home, September 28, surrounded by family. He was the

Innovative Ideas for Health Care Robotics Put Five Companies In Finals of Nation’s First RoboBowl Competition

POSTED: 10/10/2011

The Robotics Technology Consortium, Carnegie Mellon University and the Innovation Accelerator today announced the five teams from across the United

USB3 Vision™ Camera Interface Standard Announced

POSTED: 10/07/2011

A new camera interface standard being developed specifically for the global machine vision market

U.S. Army’s Robotics Rodeo III Scheduled for May 2012 at Fort Benning

POSTED: 09/28/2011

Following successful events in 2009 and 2010 that brought together the robotics industry, Soldiers and defense decision makers in a

Food Robotics Webinar from RIA

POSTED: 09/15/2011

If you are not an expert on robotics, this webinar allows you to start at the beginning and learn basics

PMMI Anticipates Biggest Pack Expo Las Vegas Show Ever

POSTED: 09/14/2011

The Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute is counting on a record-breaking Pack Expo Las Vegas when doors open to the show

IFR: Military Systems and Milking Robots Predominate

POSTED: 09/09/2011

Continued robust growth between 2011 and 2014

IFR: All-time-high for Industrial Robots

POSTED: 09/07/2011

“Making a future with Robot1 is a perfect slogan for the worldwide robotics industry today”, said Dr. Shinsuke Sakakibara, IFR

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