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IFR CEO Round Table Discussion at the Automate in Chicago
The 4th IFR CEO Round Table discussion on 22 January 2013 at the Automate in Chicago focused on the impact of industrial robots on employment.
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RESOURCES

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  • Elmo announces Free Online Motion Control Practice System 
    Elmo announces Free Online Motion Control Practice System

    Elmo is offering login access to its EASII Experience RPS for anyone to explore motors and drives in action, configure the EtherCAT network,... MORE

  • Bosch Rexroth releases educational resource kit  
    Bosch Rexroth releases educational resource kit

    This kit will help machine builders, system integrators and manufacturing end-users uncover wasted time, effort and resources within their... MORE

  • Festo publishes Brochure on eMotionSpheres  
    Festo publishes Brochure on eMotionSpheres

    Six-page brochure details Festo eMotionSpheres, including: indoor GPS tracking, three dimensional motion guidance, autonomous motion, physical and... MORE

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    WHITE PAPERS

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  • Comparing Harmonics Mitigation Techniques 
    Comparing Harmonics Mitigation Techniques

    By Jonas Persson, Comsys
    Harmonics is a major concern in many applications today. The increased use of variable frequency drives introduce more... MORE

  • Group Motor Protection 
    Group Motor Protection

    By Brent Purdy, AutomationDirect
    Group motor protection provides numerous benefits. It’s economical because one protection device handles... MORE

  • Top 10 Tips: Specifying VFDs 
    Top 10 Tips: Specifying VFDs

    By Joe Kimbrell, AutomationDirect
    Variable frequency drives — or VFDs — can reduce energy consumption, improve realtime control, and lengthen... MORE

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    CASE STUDIES

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  • Weiss rotary indexing table cuts test time for parts 
    Weiss rotary indexing table cuts test time for parts

    Geissler wanted to accelerate cycle times for a test bench that performed the final inspection of precision turned parts. They replaced a... MORE

  • Streamlined Motor Management System Boosts Biomass Power Generation  
    Streamlined Motor Management System Boosts Biomass Power...

    Pumps & Systems
    By Matthias Borutta, Phoenix Contact
    The Smurfit Kappa Kraftliner Piteå paper plant in northeast Sweden installed motor... MORE

  • Faster Finishing 
    Faster Finishing

    Automation World
    i-Web in Avon, Mass. uses a Beckhoff Automation control system incorporating advanced servo drive technology and the high-speed... MORE

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    EVENTS

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    September 8, 2014 - September 13, 2014
    Chicago , IL, USA


    From chain and belt transmissions, to sealants and air compressor technology, Motion, Drive & Automation North America showcases the most important products in the industry and is positioned to become the North American hub for innovation and networking in industrial processes.

    September 8, 2014 - September 13, 2014
    Chicago , IL, USA


    From robotics and automation services, to micro sensors and nanotechnology, Industrial Automation North America showcases the most important products in the industry and is the North American hub for innovation and networking in industrial automation.

    September 8, 2014 - September 13, 2014
    Chicago , IL, USA


    IMTS will host more than 100,000 manufacturing industry professionals from more than 119 countries. IMTS visitors see more than 15,000 new machine tools, controls, computers, software, components, systems and processes that can improve their efficiency. They also come together to gain valuable ideas and insights from the world’s leading equipment producers.

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