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Robots or Cobots? Tech Considerations that Drive Application Design


David Dechow (Staff Engineer-Intelligent Robotics/Machine Vision, FANUC America Corp.)

Location: 209A

Date: Wednesday, February 7

Time: 11:15am - 11:45am

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Conference Track: Smart Manufacturing

Vault Recording: TBD

The collaborative robot revolution is here. This session will examine where this new technology fits in with traditional robotic applications, and how to evaluate what applications are best suited for either. It will discuss the benefits and limitations of both conventional robots and cobots, along with creative approaches to implementing each type of technology. Enabling technologies like machine vision and force sensing will be included in the discussion, along with application examples and case studies.