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Affordable and Approachable Automation for Metal Fabricators with Cobots Webinar

June 24, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm

Universal Robots Cobot

Free Your Highly Skilled Workforce of Repetitive Tasks, Increase Efficiency and Improve Worker Productivity

Collaborative robots – or cobots – are ideal for small and medium metal fabricators, which have the need for flexible and effective automation that can provide a fast return of investment. The versatility and ease-of-use make cobots an efficient and cost-effective workforce multiplier.

This webinar will focus on how to increase the productivity of your manufacturing facility by incorporating automation into your processes.

Our slate of mini-sessions include:

  • Introduction to collaborative robots
  • Differences between traditional robotic automation and cobots
  • How to identify tasks for automation with cobots
  • Cobot welding solutions
  • Machine Tending for press brakes, welding cells and laser cutters.

Webinar Download: Affordable and Approachable Automation for Metal Fabricators with Cobots

SPECIAL OFFER: Cobot Planning Session

  • IMEC experts can assist with the cobot research and implementation process, taking into account the individual needs and capabilities of your team.  Areas of support include:
    – Workforce Strategy
    – Lean Operations
    – Change Management
    – Risk/Safety Management
  • Contact Emily Lee at elee@imec.org to start the conversation.

Additional Webinar Resources: Affordable and Approachable Automation for Metal Fabricators with Cobots

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Cost: FREE – limited to 50 participants.  A recording of the webinar will be available for download at the IMEC Coronavirus: Update page.

Sponsor: IMEC

Misa Ilkhechi  |  Universal Robots
Josh Pawley  |  Vectis Automation
Craig Zoberis  |  Fusion


Contact Name: Emily Lee

Contact Phone: 608-445-4905

Contact Email: elee@imec.org


June 24, 2020
11:30 am - 12:15 pm
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