An IAS member survey showed that more than 70% of respondents rated the topic of "virtual representation and digital twins" as very important. We have therefore decided to organise a first exchange of experience and information on this subject.
Strategy Day, 1st July 2019, VDMA Frankfurt
The first meeting in the new term of office took place as a workshop at the VDMA in Frankfurt.
The turnover of the manufacturers of components and systems for assembly and handling technology from Germany last year rose by 9 percent to a total of 8.3 billion euros and thus grew for the fifth time consecutively.
Hardware and software manufacturers for embedded vision components must work together to promote the effective use of this pioneering technology. The potential applications of embedded vision in combination with machine learning are enormous.
The 12th VDMA Robotics + Automation China Management Meeting will take place on 19 March 2019 in the Shanghai area!
In 2018, the German robotics and automation sector reached the 15 billion euro mark for industry sales for the first time - an increase of 4%.
The VDMA Robotics + Automation OPC UA Demonstrator premiered at automatica 2018 and immediately caused a sensation. Now there is the opportunity to experience the unique demonstrator again live from 25 to 27 February 2019 at the Festo InspireAutomationCamp in Esslingen.
The OPC UA Initiative End-of-Arm Tools (EoAT) was founded at the beginning of 2019 and has set itself the goal of describing tools that can (but not exclusively), for example, be used as end effectors on a robot in the form of an OPC UA information model.
For the first time, the VDMA Shanghai Representative Office in cooperation with VDMA MV is organising a VDMA joint stand at Vision China Shanghai 2019.
A jury of experts has selected the ten inVISION Top Innovations of the Year 2019. The prestigious award – now in its 5th year – is bestowed on products that have shown to be particularly trend-setting or innovative.
„Guide To Understanding Machine Vision Standards" available for free download
In 2019, there will be again an Embedded Vision track at the embedded world Conference 2019.
OPC UA Companion Specification Vision - Part 1: Control, configuration management, recipe management, result management
OPC UA Companion Specification Robotics - Part 1: Condition monitoring, asset management, predictive maintenance, vertical integration

VDMA Panel Discussion at the SPS IPC Drives

  • Tuesday, 27 November 2018, 11:00 - 12:00 a.m.
  • VDMA Forum (Hall 5 - booth 240)
Five-digit visitor numbers for the first time / Status as the world's leading trade fair for machine vision confirmed
  • 2017: German machine vision industry grew by 17.5 percent
  • Record sales of 2.6 billion euros maintained for 2018
The Future of Vision: Are we entering a new era?
6th November 2018, 14:00 – 15:00 hrs at the Industrial VISION Days (Hall 1, Gallery, booth Z75)
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