TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2019
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Registration and Breakfast
Erik Nieves

Erik Nieves

Founder, CEO
PlusOne Robotics

Ten Years of Collaboration

Erik Nieves will provide an overview of the now ten year history of collaborative robots including where the industry started, where we are today, and what we see in the future. He'll talk about why collaborative robots have become so popular and the opportunities and challenges faced when incorporating these robots into the industry.

9:00 am - 9:15 am
Welcome
TBD

Erik Nieves

Founder, CEO
PlusOne Robotics

Ten Years of Collaboration

Erik Nieves will provide an overview of the now ten year history of collaborative robots including where the industry started, where we are today, and what we see in the future. He'll talk about why collaborative robots have become so popular and the opportunities and challenges faced when incorporating these robots into the industry.

9:15 am - 10:15 am
KEYNOTE
Ben Wolff, Sarcos Robotics
Ben Wolff

Ben Wolff

TBA
Sarcos Robotics

Title TBA

Session Description coming soon.

10:15 am - 10:45 am
Deep Learning Machine Vision for Beginners
Track: Advanced Vision
Andy Long

Andy Long

TBA
Cyth Systems

Choosing the Best Optical Filter for Your Application

Session description coming soon.

10:15 am - 10:45 am
Opening the Eyes of Robots: How Rapid Motion Planning is Setting Robots Free
Track: Collaborative & Mobile Robotics
George Konidaris

George Konidaris

TBA
Realtime Robotics

Opening the Eyes of Robots: How Rapid Motion Planning is Setting Robots Free

Session Description coming soon.

10:15 am - 10:45 am
AI for Automation Systems, Advances in Gripping or Grippers
Track: Artificial Intelligence
Christian Friedrich

Christian Friedrich

TBA
SCHUNK

AI for Automation Systems, Advances in Gripping or Grippers

Session description coming soon.

10:45 am - 11:00 am
Break & Exhibit Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Industry 4.0 - Best Practices for Cloud Integration
Track: Advanced Vision
Darcy Bachert

Darcy Bachert

TBA
Prolucid

Industry 4.0 - Best Practices for Cloud Integration

Session description coming soon.

11:00 am - 11:30 am
Dull, Dirty, or Dangerous: How to Build Cobots that Help Humans
Track: Collaborative Robots
Pablo Molina

Christian Friedrich

TBA
Avidbots

Dull, Dirty, or Dangerous: How to Build Cobots that Help Humans

Session description coming soon.

11:00 am - 11:30 am
The Latest in Deep Learning and Computer Vision
Track: Artificial Intelligence
Eric Danzinger

Eric Danzinger

TBA
Invisible AI

The Latest in Deep Learning and Computer Vision

Session description coming soon.

11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Robotic Force/Torque Sensing and Smart Manufacturing
Track: Collaborative Robots
Ian Stern

Christian Friedrich

TBA
ATI Industrial Automation

Robotic Force/Torque Sensing and Smart Manufacturing

Session description coming soon.

11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Edge Robotics: AI and Automation Meeting at the Edge
Track: Artificial Intelligence
Juan Aparicio

Juan Aparicio

TBA
Siemens

Edge Robotics: AI and Automation Meeting at the Edge

Session description coming soon.

Noon - 2:00 pm
Networking Lunch
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Intelligent Tools to Shape Faster and Smarter Automation Adoption
Track: Collaborative Robots
Kristian Hulgard

Kristian Hulgard

TBA
OnRobot

Intelligent Tools to Shape Faster and Smarter Automation

Session description coming soon.

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The ROI of AI, Collaborative and Vision: Creating Structure from Unstructured Inputs
Track: Artificial Intelligence
Ned Semonite

TBA

Ned Semonite
Southie Autonomy

The ROI of AI, Collaborative and Vision: Creating Structure from Unstructured Inputs

Session description coming soon.

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
How AI, Robotics, Vision, and Industry 4.0 Will Revolutionize Manufacturing
Track: Advanced Vision
Grant Zahorsky

Grant Zahorsky

TBA
Canon USA

How AI, Robotics, Vision, and Industry 4.0 Will Revolutionize Manufacturing

Session description coming soon.

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
The Growing Pains of Mobile Robot and AGV Navigation
Track: Collaborative Robots
David Mindell

David Mindell

TBA
Humatics

The Growing Pains of Mobile Robot and AGV Navigation

Session description coming soon.

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Break & Exhibit Time
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
The Biggest Challenges of Bin Picking
Track: Advanced Vision
Jan Zizka

Jan Zizka

TBA
Photoneo

The Biggest Challenges of Bin Picking

Session description coming soon.

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Cloud Robotics: Pros, Cons, and Everything in Between
Track: Artificial Intelligence
Russell Toris

Russell Toris

TBA
Fetch Robotics

Cloud Robotics: Pros, Cons, and Everything in Between

Session description coming soon.

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
KEYNOTE
Sankar "Jay" Jayaram, Intel Sports
Henrik Christensen

Henrik Christensen

TBA
UC San Diego

Title TBA

Session Description coming soon.

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Networking Party

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2019
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Registration and Breakfast
Erik Nieves

Erik Nieves

Founder, CEO
PlusOne Robotics

Ten Years of Collaboration

Erik Nieves will provide an overview of the now ten year history of collaborative robots including where the industry started, where we are today, and what we see in the future. He'll talk about why collaborative robots have become so popular and the opportunities and challenges faced when incorporating these robots into the industry.

9:00 am - 9:15 am
Welcome
Erik Nieves

Erik Nieves

Founder, CEO
PlusOne Robotics

Ten Years of Collaboration

Erik Nieves will provide an overview of the now ten year history of collaborative robots including where the industry started, where we are today, and what we see in the future. He'll talk about why collaborative robots have become so popular and the opportunities and challenges faced when incorporating these robots into the industry.

9:15 am - 10:15 am
KEYNOTE
Vincent Vanhoucke, Google
TBA

TBA

TBA
TBA

Title TBA

Session Description coming soon.

10:45 am - 11:00 am
Break & Exhibit Time
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Deep Learning as a Core Technology in Factory Automation
Track: Advanced Vision
Johannes Hiltner

Johannes Hiltner

TBA
MVTec Software

Deep Learning as a Core Technology in Factory Automation

Session description coming soon.

11:00 am - 11:30 am
Speed and Separation Monitoring with Functional Safety: A Call to Action
Track: Collaborative Robots
Mark Wartenberg

Mark Wartenberg

TBA
Veo Robotics

Speed and Separation Monitoring with Functional Safety: A Call to Action

Session description coming soon.

11:00 am - 11:30 am
Automation, Digital Workers and the Future of Work
Track: Artificial Intelligence
Matt Vase

Matt Vase

TBA
Microsoft

Automation, Digital Workers and the Future of Work

Session description coming soon.

11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Effectively Training a Deep Neural Network for Machine Vision
Track: Advanced Vision
Pierantonio Boriero

Pierantonio Boriero

TBA
Matrox Imaging

Effectively Training a Deep Neural Network for Machine Vision

Session description coming soon.

11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Flexible Manufacturing and Collaborative Robotics: Not Your Grandparent's Robot
Track: Collaborative Robots
Bernardo Mendez-Arista

Bernardo Mendez-Arista

TBA
Yaskawa Innovation

Flexible Manufacturing and Collaborative Robotics: Not Your Grandparent's Robot

Session description coming soon.

11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Overview of New & Next Technology Advances in Human-Robot Interaction
Track: Collaborative Robots
Arnie Kravitz

Arnie Kravitz

TBA
Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM)

Integrated Sensor Solutions For Collaborative Robot Applications

Session description coming soon.

Noon - 2:00 pm
Networking Lunch
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Real World Challenges of AI in Vision Applications
Track: Advanced Vision
Dany Longval

Dany Longval

TBA
Lumenera

Real World Challenges of AI in Vision Applications

Session description coming soon.

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Take an Agile Approach to Accelerate Industry 4.0 Adoption
Track: Collaborative Robots
Ben Gibbs

Ben Gibbs

TBA
READY Robotics

Take an Agile Approach to Accelerate Industry 4.0 Adoption

Session description coming soon.

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Collaborative Robot Integration at Scale -
How Some Organizations are Moving the Needle while Others are Stuck in "Pilot Purgatory"
Track: Collaborative Robots
Daniel Burseth

Daniel Burseth

TBA
Eckhart

Collaborative Robot Integration at Scale - How Some Organizations are Moving the Needle while Others are Stuck in "Pilot Purgatory"

Session description coming soon.

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Break & Exhibit Time
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Integrated Sensor Solutions For Collaborative Robot Applications
Track: Artificial Intelligence
Thomas Knauer

Thomas Knauer

TBA
Balluff

Integrated Sensor Solutions For Collaborative Robot Applications

Session description coming soon.

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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
KEYNOTE
Henrik Christensen, UC San Diego