Robots, AI and the Modern Factory
July 18, 2019
12PM - 1PM ET
ABOUT THIS WEBINAR
Robots are getting smarter, that is—people are writing programs which are making robots smarter. They are sharing data, becoming more autonomous and have elements of complex decision-making built-right-in. But how does this help today's manufacturer? We reached out to our expert RIA community to understand artificial intelligence (AI) and the modern factory.
This webinar features:
- Expert panel
- What is AI and what is AI not?
- How is it being used currently?
- How AI will be utilized in the future?
- Will we need local AI programmers?
FANUC America Corporation
FANUC America is the global leader in robotics, CNCs, and ROBOMACHINEs with over 25 million products installed worldwide. FANUC is renowned for innovative, reliable products that come with a Service First commitment that provides lifetime product support. We offer an extensive range of robot models with payload capabilities from 0.5 - 2,300 kg. FANUC’s R-30iB Plus robot controller features an intuitive user interface providing easy setup, programming and operation for both novice and advanced users. Intelligent features such as Force Sensing and integrated iRVision® machine vision provide additional programming flexibility. Other noteworthy products are the ROBOGUIDE offline simulation suite and Industrial IoT solutions like Zero Down Time (ZDT), which help customers develop, monitor, and manage their automation. From small shops to large production operations, manufacturers rely on FANUC automation to improve productivity, increase quality, maximize profits and maintain a competitive edge.Click Here for More
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
Yaskawa America, Inc.
Founded in 1989, Yaskawa Motoman is a leading robotics company in the Americas. With over 450,000 Motoman robots, 15 million servos and 26 million inverter drives installed globally, Yaskawa provides automation products and solutions for virtually every industry and robotic application; including arc welding, assembly, coating, dispensing, material handling, material cutting, material removal, packaging, palletizing and spot welding. The Yaskawa product line includes more than 150 distinct robot models and a full-line of pre-engineered "World" solutions that are complete application specific work cells, including robot, process and safety equipment. Yaskawa’s proven track record of delivering industry leading quality, innovation and customer satisfaction can help you exceed your robotic automation goals.Click 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.