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All-star lineup to educate on automation

September 19, 2022  By Patrick Flannery

Join Fenestration Review sister publication, Manufacturing Automation, on Sept. 28 at 1 p.m. ET for our 2022 Future of Automation virtual event!

Automation is not a new concept anymore. It is an integral part of the manufacturing industry today. The innovations and advancements in automation technology in recent years are massive, offering companies the opportunity to increase production efficiency, optimize throughput and maximize workforce potential.

While many companies had already started their digital transformation journeys, the pandemic has accelerated their investment requirements.

Touching on key topics like supply chain, human-machine collaboration, robotics, IIOT and more, this year’s event will focus on automation technologies for a future of growth. In a series of presentations, industry-leading technology manufacturers will share information and solutions to help reduce costs, boost profits and secure market position.



Confirmed speakers for the event:

Keynote: Strengthening the supply chain with advanced technologies of today and tomorrow

Speaker: Adithya Rao, Senior Advisory Consultant, Supply Chain and Logistics, Amazon Web Services

Panel discussion: Human-machine collaboration – The future of advanced manufacturing


John Laughlin, Chief Technology Officer, Next Generation Manufacturing Canada

Calvin Kimura, Automation Specialist and Co-founder, Ethos Automation

Konrad Konnerth, Founder and President, Konnexio


Jim Beretta, President, Customer Attraction

Panel discussion: A smart approach to automation for a stronger future


Jonathan Gross, LLB, MBA, Managing Director, Pemeco Consulting

Etienne Lacroix, Founder and CEO, Vention

Bassam Zarkout, Chair at Industry IOT Consortium and Founder of IGnPower


Jeanine Lassaline-Berglund, President, Automate Canada & Canadian Association of Mold Makers (CAMM)

Handling Guide Online – Festo’s solution to gantry design

Speaker: David Dolezal, Business Development Manager for Electric Automation, Festo

Vodka and electronics – Solving visual inspection errors with AI

Speaker: Ed Goffin, Senior Marketing Manager, Pleora Technologies

Digital factory now – Framework for digitalization

Speaker: Tyler Burke, Product Manager of Automation, Phoenix Contact

Unlocking hidden capacity with Contextual Time

Speaker: Martin Cloake, CEO and Co-Founder, Raven

Can’t make the live event? Register and you will receive links to the recorded session.

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