April 3, 2017 - April 6, 2017
McCormick Place, United States
ProMat 2017 Featured Presenter in the Autonomous Vehicle Theater
April 3, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Automate 2017 Presentation: Turn on a Dime: Warehouse Optimization With Robots
April 5, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
McCormick Place, Chicago, IL, United States
Presentation Title: Turn on a Dime: Warehouse Optimization With Robots
Track Segment Title: Collaborative Robots: A New Type of Collaboration – Mobile Robots
Date: Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Automate Launch Pad Competition
April 5, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Today the Association for Advancing Automation (A3), the leading global advocate for the benefits of automating and producers of Automate 2017, announced the eight finalists in the Automate Launch Pad Startup Competition. The competition highlights the industry’s most innovative young companies in robotics, machine vision, and motion control who are competing for the spotlight at the Automate 2017 Show and a $10,000 cash award. Sponsored by GE and co-produced by Silicon Valley Robotics, the competition provides innovative startup companies with an opportunity to generate awareness of their technology and find new sources of funding.
The eight finalists will compete for the top prize at Automate 2017 on April 5 at 3:00pm in a theatre on the exhibition floor at McCormick Place in Chicago, where they will pitch their technology solution to a panel of judges. All finalists will also be awarded booth space at Automate, giving them the opportunity to engage with over 20,000 expected attendees. The eight finalists were chosen from a field of over 30 contestants offering a mix of products and services.
RIC-Americas Annual Meeting
April 6, 2017
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
The ROS-Industrial Consortium Americas will host its annual meeting in conjunction with the Automate 2017 show in Chicago.
Friday April 7, 2017, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (Members Only): Some highlights of the annual members meeting include:
* Consortium Updates: Learn about the latest ROS-I community developments from the three leaders of our international Consortia, and planned Consortium activities for 2017.
* Lunch Keynote:
Title: Flexible Automation for Manufacturing in Heavy Industries
Presenter: Matthew Robinson, Automation Team Leader, Manufacturing Technology, Caterpillar Inc.
* Focused Technical Projects: We will provide an update on current Consortium projects and upcoming 2017 projects.
* Roadmapping: The meeting will include a round table discussion about the ROS-I technical roadmap which will set the agenda for the 2017 activities.
Robot Block Party Panel Discussion
April 12, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jabil Blue Sky Center, 6375 San Ignacio Ave, San Jose, CA 95119, USA
May 2, 2017 - May 4, 2017
New Orleans, LA, USA
May 29, 2017 - June 2, 2017
EO Boston Event
June 23, 2017
Boston, MA, USA
Melonee's EO Speaking Event in Boston
June 23, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm