Anatomy of a Robot
October 17, 2019
12PM - 1PM ET
ABOUT THIS WEBINAR
Do you ever wonder what exactly is in a robot? Why do they work and why do they work so well? What about the motors, control mechanisms, cables, hardware and software? We talk to the experts to find out which components are similar and which are different. Join us to find out what makes bots work.
Attendees will learn about:
- Major components in industrial and collaborative robots.
- Key differentiators, including motor types and styles.
- Design differences in robots.
- Sensing and the future of robot componentry.
Kawasaki Robotics (USA), Inc.
With more than 180,000 robots installed worldwide, Kawasaki is a leading supplier of industrial robots and robotic automation systems with a broad product portfolio, able to service a wide range of applications across diverse industries. Kawasaki has incorporated 50 years of experience as a robot industry leader into the development of the most technically advanced controllers and the highest quality robots.
Kawasaki Robotics (USA), Inc. is a subsidiary company of Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd., Robot Division of Japan, and is headquartered in Wixom, Michigan, with sales and service offices in North and South America.Click Here for More
Universal Robots A/S
Universal Robots is the market leader in collaborative robots. Since introducing the world’s first commercially viable cobot in 2008, UR has developed a product portfolio including the UR3, UR5, UR10, and UR16, reflecting each cobot’s payload in kg. Each model is supported by a host of plug-&-play end effectors, software, kits and accessories in the UR+ certification program, allowing for flexible redeployment of one robot into several diverse applications. Universal Robots is automating every manufacturing industry thanks to its quick setup and intuitive programming that allows frontline workers to become cobot operators and programmers. Headquartered in Odense, Denmark, UR operates out of US offices in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Long Island, New York, Dallas, Texas, and Irvine, CaliforniaClick Here for More
Jim Beretta is president at Customer Attraction, a Marketing Consulting company specializing in the automation and robotics industry. He is best known as the driving force behind marketing and branding for one of North America’s largest automation integrators, with over 20 years in the automation industry. He operates his marketing consultancy and works with Automation manufacturers, distributors, robot companies and the automation community around the world. Jim is a speaker and moderator at industry conferences and is an expert at marketing and branding. He is also a member of RIA.