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What Robot is Right for Me? Webinar

August 27, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Mannhummel uses ur10 cobots for pick and place and machine tending applications

The decision to incorporate automation into your production processes is made based on variety of factors: needs, capability and cost to name just a few.

Join IMEC and Universal Robots for an introductory guide to help you choose the right robot for the right application.  The session will address:

  • Decision criteria for choosing between industrial and collaborative robots
    • Cycle Times
    • Payload
    • Budget
    • Redeployability
  • Differences between collaborative robots and industrial Robots
  • Typical Collaborative Robot applications

This session will cover these topics and leave ample time for a Q&A session.

Webinar Download: What Robot is Right for Me?


  • Complimentary I-SMART Automation Implementation Evaluation: Let the industry experts from IMEC, CIRAS or Purdue MEP evaluate suitability of potential applications, determine business case for best option(s), and provide written report to company on findings
  • Visit the Industry 4.0 Showcase Manufacturer page to get started!

Additional Webinar Resources: What Robot is Right for Me?

This event is sponsored by the National Institute of Standards and Technology Manufacturing Extension Partnership, Purdue MEP, The Center for Industrial Research and Service at Iowa State University (CIRAS), and the Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center (IMEC).

Presented in partnership with:


Cost: FREE! 

Sponsor: IMEC

Presenter: Misa Ilkechi  & Tim DeGrasse  of Universal Robots and Hanoz Umrigar with IMEC

Contact Name: Emily Lee

Contact Phone: 608-445-4905

Contact Email: elee@imec.org


August 27, 2020
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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