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1) Innovations in Item & Parcel Sortation – Tompkins Robotics Delivers a Proven ROI in Diverse Applications
Starts 10:15 AM Ends 11:00 AM Date Monday, March 20
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor Tompkins Robotics

Tompkins Robotics is a global leader focused on the robotic automation of distribution and fulfillment operations. Our primary system, tSort, consists of autonomous mobile robots that sort a wide range of items and parcels to consolidation points for order fulfillment, store replenishment, returns, parcel ...

2) Supply chain agility, visibility and efficiency
Starts 11:15 AM Ends 12:00 PM Date Monday, March 20
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor KNAPP

The use of the word robot has become almost ubiquitous, as vendors and analysts call virtually any mechanization a “robot” and practitioners struggle with an almost dizzying array of options and alternatives from the latest vendors and their VC partners. In this session we will guide attendees with a ...

3) How to Modernize your Warehouse without Doing a Rebuild
Starts 12:15 PM Ends 1:00 PM Date Monday, March 20
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor inVia Robotics, Inc.

In this session we'll explain how intelligent technologies – specifically digitization and automation – can be added to your existing facilities and operations. They will help you eliminate inefficiencies and better utilize your existing resources, without requiring an expensive rebuild. We'll show ...

4) Why the Planet Needs an Update to Global Supply Chain
Starts 1:15 PM Ends 2:00 PM Date Monday, March 20
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor ATTAbotics Inc.

Studies and surveys show we’re entering the age of “responsible retail”— according to Accenture, over 50 percent of people want to be environmentally safe and carbon respectful — yet we’re predominantly a culture that still values cost and convenience. Record e-commerce sales numbers result in a flood ...

5) VisionnNav autonomous forklift empowers full-stack intralogistics automation
Starts 2:15 PM Ends 3:00 PM Date Monday, March 20
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor VisionNav Robotics

As a leading global supplier of autonomous forklifts and intralogistics automation solutions, VisionNav has developed 9 product series and intelligent robot control systems by utilizing AI & machine learning, environment perception, and servo control technologies to deliver reliable performance without ...

6) Demystifying Fulfillment Automation
Starts 3:15 PM Ends 4:00 PM Date Monday, March 20
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor GreyOrange Inc.

Companies across the industry cannot meet modern fulfillment demands with technology built for a previous era. Join this session to learn how AI-driven cloud software and smart robotic automation can help overcome inadequacies in existing warehouse technology and capitalize on modern market developments. ...

7) Humanizing Automation with Innovative Systems Integration: The Key to Speed, Efficiency & Lower Costs
Starts 4:15 PM Ends 5:00 PM Date Monday, March 20
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor Murata Machinery USA, Inc.

In today’s marketplace, people want their products without delay, and since the COVID lockdowns, they’ve become accustomed to fast & free delivery. Consumers' expectations for access to products and speed of delivery have rapidly risen, and it’s driving changes throughout industrial machinery, manufacturing, ...

8) More Parcels, More Problems – Mitigating Parcel Variability with a Symbiotic Human-AI Vision System
Starts 10:15 AM Ends 11:00 AM Date Tuesday, March 21
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor Plus One Robotics

As environmentally-minded consumers push for more eco-consciousness in their ecommerce providers, distributors have responded with increased SIOC (Ship In Original Containers) to both reduce waste and lower costs. SIOC, improved custom package creation, tighter advertising connections, and faster cycles ...

9) How Robotics is Disrupting Warehouse Fulfillment with Disruption Proof Automation
Starts 11:15 AM Ends 12:00 PM Date Tuesday, March 21
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor Exotec

Nobody could have predicted the chaotic state of supply chain logistics during and after the pandemic. However, one thing is certain: the industry will never be the same. Supply chain disruptions, labor shortages, increasing cost pressures – the list of challenges warehouses are facing is long and ever-changing. ...

10) How Micro Deployments Accelerate Success and Time to Value
Starts 12:15 PM Ends 1:00 PM Date Tuesday, March 21
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor SVT Robotics

The digital revolution ushered in the launch of new automation technologies and operational processes to go along with them. But even today’s automation opportunities are still bogged down with outdated implementation practices. The answer to those challenges can be found in micro deployments. This ...

11) Retrofitting for Today's Reality: How to Plan for Peak Volumes with Labor Shortages
Starts 1:15 PM Ends 2:00 PM Date Tuesday, March 21
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor Schaefer Systems International, Inc.

Learn how consumer behavior and labor markets are spurring today’s reality and how companies leverage automation as a solution. Consumers are changing shopping behaviors, and retailers need to accommodate to compete. E-commerce is fueling the increase in consumer demand even as labor shortages are the ...

12) To Automate or Not to Automate in 2023 and Beyond
Starts 2:15 PM Ends 3:00 PM Date Tuesday, March 21
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor enVista

Automation is critical to tackle labor challenges and increase throughput to improve speed to market. In this session, learn how organizations are leveraging automated solutions including goods to person systems, autonomous mobile robotics and other automation solutions to improve fulfillment efficiencies ...

13) How Can You Put Robotic Lift Trucks To Work? Warehouse Use Cases
Starts 3:15 PM Ends 4:00 PM Date Tuesday, March 21
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor Yale Material Handling Corporation

The MHI annual industry report expects adoption of robotics and automation to reach 79% in the next five years. With warehouse turnover consistently high, robots are becoming an increasingly appealing option to relieve dependence on a transient labor pool. But do you really know what tasks can be ...

14) TRG (The Robotics Group) of MHI presents: What’s Possible Now in Warehouse Robotics
Starts 4:15 PM Ends 5:00 PM Date Tuesday, March 21
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor MHI

Warehousing and distribution thought leaders will discuss what's new and what is needed to tap into the immense value that both people and technology bring to their supply chain performance, how robots (working in harmony with the human factor) can deliver labor savings and what innovative automation ...

15) TRG (The Robotics Group) of MHI presents: Tracking Project ROI
Starts 10:15 AM Ends 11:00 AM Date Wednesday, March 22
Location Robotics Theater Sponsor MHI

As businesses continue to seek insight on prioritization of their limited investment dollars, how will you generate the business case for your project? This moderated panel session will share insight, learnings and mistakes on projects focused on ROI outcomes. In addition, how that differs from the business ...