Automate is historically the largest automation solutions tradeshow in North America. From March 22 to 26 this year, the show took on a free and virtual form under the name of Automate Forward 2021.
With more than 80 speakers and 250 virtual booths, leading companies in robotics, machine vision, AI, and smart automation technologies presented their solutions through keynotes, executive roundtables, networking, and technology sessions.
As a gold sponsor, Zivid shared cutting-edge machine vision technologies to a broad array of industry leaders in automation. Now we invite you to take a look at and enjoy some of the show highlights in our summary.
Technology session on Innovations in Picking and Grasping
presented by Raman Sharma, VP Sales & Marketing Americas
Abstract: What’s easy for humans can be extremely difficult for a robot. But innovations in gripping, software, and robotics have led to rapidly improved capabilities. And new capabilities means increased number of possible applications. Today's state-of-the-art components and software makes it's simpler, quicker, and cheaper to design and automate previously impossible applications in manufacturing, assembly, logistics, warehousing, packaging, and surface finishing.
Zivid (virtual) booth
The visitors browsed our technical documents, watched 3D application examples, and chatted live with our vision experts.
Here are the resources that we shared at our virtual booth.