ProMat 2017 - supply chain, manufacturing, distribution trade show
McCormick Place
Chicago, IL | April 3-6, 2017

Using Self-Driving Vehicles for Interconnected Material Handling

Sponsored by OTTO Motors

122 Webinar Conference Recording
122 Presentation Adobe PDF
  • Seminar Number 122
  • Date Monday, April 3, 2017
  • Time 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
  • Location Theater G
  • Type Seminar

Presented By

Simon Drexler - Director, Material Transport
OTTO Motors
519-831-6483 (w)


What You Will Learn

How do industrial operators use self driving vehicles to stream data and increase efficiency? Industry 4.0 is enabled by massive technology pillars that have been in development for the last decade: cloud computing, big data, the internet of things, and mobile computing. The field of robotics has been able to capitalize on these trends to make self-driving vehicles possible. This presentation will discuss how self-driving vehicle technology leverages Industry 4.0 capabilities to enable intelligent, data-driven, interconnected industrial operations.

Key Takeaways

*Self driving vehicles provide data for processes: Live data can be used to make processes more efficient. Connecting processes with self-driving vehicles and utilizing the constant stream of data they provide offers full visibility of your operation.
*Self driving vehicle data can be used to create efficiency: How do you take real time material flow logistics data and make your facility more efficient? There are a variety of KPIs that self-driving vehicles can make more efficient.


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