Internet of Things USA 2017 – Enabling Industry 4.0

This IDTechEx event addresses the real opportunity for the Internet of Things, not hype. Business models, case studies, opportunities and profitability are all covered.  Specific market verticals are covered in addition to new enabling technologies. The event is designed to help you assess your business strategy and timing, the technical, consumer and governmental challenges, new Read more about Internet of Things USA 2017 – Enabling Industry 4.0[…]

Global Collaborative Robots Market

Industry Insights The global collaborative robots (co-robots or cobots) market size was valued at USD 112.2 million in 2015 owing to their higher return on investment and low price and are considered to be the major factors for driving the market growth over the forecast period. The low price of co-robots has attracted the small Read more about Global Collaborative Robots Market[…]

Industry of Things World 2017

Industry of Things World is the international Industry 4.0 meeting point of the year. The award-winning conference focusing on smart manufacturing and the impact of IoT in an industrial setting is coming back for the 3rd year in Sep 18-19, 2017 at the bcc Berlin Congress Center. Join over 1000 international experts who meet at Read more about Industry of Things World 2017[…]

Flexible proximity sensor creates smart surfaces

Fraunhofer IPA has developed a proximity sensor made from silicone and carbon nanotubes (CNT) which detects objects and determines their position. The materials and printing process used mean that the sensor is extremely flexible, economical and can be used for large surfaces. Industry and research partners can use and further develop this innovation straight away. Read more about Flexible proximity sensor creates smart surfaces[…]

(Română) Internet & Mobile World 2017

Sorry, this entry is only available in Romanian. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. IMWorld 2017 anunță primele soluții digitale: IoT, chatboți cu AI, softuri pentru IMM și tehnologii în premieră: “big brother”ul utilajelor de producție Read more about (Română) Internet & Mobile World 2017[…]

New Self-Driving Vision Guided Vehicle for Materials Handling

Seegrid, the leader in connected self-driving vehicles for materials handling, today expanded the company’s suite of automated solutions with the announcement of the GP8 Series 6 self-driving pallet truck. Further enhancing the Seegrid Smart Platform, which combines flexible and reliable infrastructure-free vision guided vehicles with fleet management and enterprise intelligence data, the GP8 Series 6 offers fully Read more about New Self-Driving Vision Guided Vehicle for Materials Handling[…]

RFID systems accelerate Industry 4.0 processes

The Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS has developed a Multibeam Antenna that can be integrated into existing systems and improve their reliability. Fraunhofer IIS is offering companies the chance to test the antenna in individual use case scenarios as pilot users, starting in August 2017. RFID technology does not require any contact to detect Read more about RFID systems accelerate Industry 4.0 processes[…]

Mobile control with facial gestures

Mobile devices play an increasingly important role in our lives; in some situations, though, they cannot be adequately managed and even accepting a call is a real challenge. In a study, researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD in Rostock, Germany have evaluated which alternative control concepts are suitable to supplement the Read more about Mobile control with facial gestures[…]

Intelligent Sensor Networks Conference

Sensors and sensor networks are becoming more and more essential for industrial or business use. Real time information from ‘the real world’ to support decision making and control of vital processes will be an integral part of business processes. The 8th edition of the international Intelligent Sensor Networks Conference will focus on the following areas: Read more about Intelligent Sensor Networks Conference[…]

Porsche’s future Mission E production

The Minister-President of Baden-Württemberg, Winfried Kretschmann, met to exchange ideas with Oliver Blume, Chairman of the Executive Board at Porsche, Albrecht Reimold, Member of the Executive Board for Production and Logistics, and Uwe Hück, Chairman of the Group Works Council. The conversation held at the Porsche AG headquarters focused on economic matters such as regenerating Read more about Porsche’s future Mission E production[…]