Showcase facility for factory automation technology aims to help find solutions for manufacturers using digital transformation to avoid the 'three Cs'.
A new 3D camera system is said by its makers to imitate human vision to make robotic inspection cells faster and more accurate.
Qobotix coordinates automation between manufacturers' existing robots to boost productivity, lower costs and enable flexibility.
The integrated compact motor controller reduces cabling effort and increases diagnostic capabilities for roller conveyor systems.
Airbus has unveiled an autonomous aircraft the company is using to research and develop pilotless technologies.
Education and training urgently needed for the automated economy of the future says IFR.
Robots might be good at many things, but creating robots that have the sensitivity of a human hand still remains a challenge.