Featuring Live Presentations from Leading Robotic & Motion Control Manufacturers

Waterloo Inn Conference Hotel Directions
Waterloo, ON
Tuesday April 24, 2012

Doubletree Plaza Hotel Toronto Airport Directions
Toronto, ON
Wednesday April 25, 2012

Quality Hotel Dorval Aeroport Directions
Dorval, PQ
Thursday April 26, 2012

9:00 am – 2:00 pm.

Attend some or all of the Seminars! See schedule below.
Lunch included

To Register:
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This half-day Technical Training Seminar provides the practical information you’ll need to successfully select the right products for your Robotic and Mechatronic application. You’ll learn about the various types of off-the-shelf commercial robots, custom robots, and the motion control components used in the construction of robots and mechatronic systems.

Whether you need high speed and dynamics or just high torque and high precision, this Seminar will teach you the fundamentals on how to design, size and select the right robotic system for your requirement.

What You’ll Learn:

* Basics of industrial robots. Types, applications, performance, features & benefits
* Selection of components in the construction of custom robot & mechatronic systems
* Programming robotic and mechatronic systems
* Breakthrough technologies in automation & robotic systems



09:00 – 09:30   Advanced Motion Controls- Drive Everywhere with AMC
    * Servo Amplifier Selection
* Customization to fit AGV & Robotic Applications
09:30 – 10:00   Harmonic Drive LLC – Harmonic Drive Precision Gears and Actuators for Robotics
    * Harmonic Drive Gearing & Their Use & Benefits In Robotic Applications
* Design Considerations
10:00 – 10:30  
Coffee break 
10:30 – 11:00   Galil Motion Control- Galil’s High-Performance Ethernet Controllers and Drives for Robotic Applications 
    * Characteristics of Distributed Control Systems
* Robotic Programming in Gantry Mode, Teach Mode, Inverse Kinematics 
11:00 – 11:30  
 Ibex Engineering- A Practical Overview of Robots & Mechatronic Systems
* Design Variants
* Exotic Platforms & Bespoke Robots
11:30 – 12:00  
Coffee break
12:30 – 13:00   Zaber Technologies- Simplifying Motion Control- Solutions for Precision Linear, Rotary, and Multi-axis Positioning 
    * Mechatronic Solutions Made Easy
* LabView Programming For Robotics 
13:00 – 13:30  
Nippon Pulse America- Linear Shaft Motor Stages & Green Actuators For The Robotic/Mechatronic Industry
* Energy Efficient Actuators
* Design Considerations Using Linear Motors For Robotics 
13:30 – 14:00   Kollmorgen- Direct Drive Embedded Motion for Robotic & Mechatronic Applications
    * Benefits Of Direct Drive Technology
    * Design Considerations