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Automatica 2018: Optimise your production

Automatica 2018: Optimise your production

According to figures from the International Federation of Robotics (IFR), global sales of robotics increased in 2016 by 18% in value and 16% in volume compared to 2015. Patrick Schwarzkopf, managing director of VDMA Robotics and Automation, sees enormous economic and social potential: “It is not a coincidence that robotics and automation are booming. They […]

By April 24, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Food and beverage solutions at Automatica 2018

Food and beverage solutions at Automatica 2018

In September 2017, VDMA increased its growth forecast for the current year for German robotics and automation from 7% to 11%. The industry is also booming internationally. With this positive outlook and numerous innovations ready to be shown, the world’s leading companies are going to meet at Automatica in Munich from June 19 to 22, […]

By April 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Automatica focuses on medical and pharmaceutical

Automatica focuses on medical and pharmaceutical

The average life expectancy is increasing. Thanks to automated production, more effective and affordable medications and therapies are made available to a wide range of patients. From June 19 to 20, 2018, the leading international trade fair Automatica in Munich will show how economically and efficiently pharmaceutical and medical products can be produced today. The […]

By April 10, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Unlocking the potential of service robotics

Unlocking the potential of service robotics

Advances in human-robot interaction, enabled by graphics displays, artificial intelligence and sensors, are ushering in a new generation of service robots that are easy to programme and intuitive to use. In Munich, from 19 to 22 June, 2018, Automatica will demonstrate how state-of-the-art products and systems – from flexible, collaborative robot tools to smart warehouses […]

By April 4, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Virtual and real production worlds are merging

Virtual and real production worlds are merging

The force with which the digital transformation is starting to steamroll automated production will be obvious at Automatica 2018, in Munich from June 19 to 22. Terms like cloud robotics, deep learning and smart production are no longer just catchwords, but instead are increasingly becoming experienced reality. The rapid development steps of digital networking into […]

By March 30, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Robotics is breaking through into service industries

Robotics is breaking through into service industries

Robots are moving into the service industries, working collaboratively with people and with each other in logistics, agriculture, medicine, retail, hospitality and more. In Munich, from 19 to 22 June, 2018, Automatica will show why the automation industry is getting excited about new developments in service robotics, how these robots are seeing strong growth and […]

By November 23, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
AUTOMATICA offers forum for startup companies

AUTOMATICA offers forum for startup companies

STARTUP WORLD – part of the AUTOMATICA 2016 trade fair in Munich, Germany – will offer thriving startup companies active in industry automation and service robotics the opportunity to present at a leading international exhibition. Startups are at the centre of technological innovation. Their developments improve existing products, and also drive the formation of entirely […]

By April 11, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
AUTOMATICA 2016 puts the spotlight on machine vision

AUTOMATICA 2016 puts the spotlight on machine vision

Machine vision (MV) is enjoying sales increases in double digits. Demand is growing constantly for ever more powerful components and systems, driven by increasingly sophisticated automation projects. AUTOMATICA 2016, which will take place in Munich from June 21 to 24, shows the new and further developments in the MV industry. Vendors and system integrators in the […]

By February 29, 2016 Read More →
Innovations for the food industry at AUTOMATICA

Innovations for the food industry at AUTOMATICA

The food and beverage industry is subject to immense cost pressure. To remain competitive, producers are looking for powerful automation solutions with reasonable investment costs at the same time. AUTOMATICA 2016, which will take place in Munich from June 21 to 24, presents suitable solutions for the industry. Pictured right: ABB FlexPicker robots are proven […]

By January 29, 2016 Read More →
AUTOMATICA – professional service robots

AUTOMATICA – professional service robots

Service robotics is revolutionizing medicine and healthcare; High-tech is providing more quality from surgery to rehabilitation. In the creation of diagnoses, for complicated surgical procedures as well as in everyday hospital work, service robots are becoming the perfect teammates of people. AUTOMATICA takes a look at the protagonists of a new era in Munich from […]

By January 27, 2016 Read More →
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