Talk Title: The Internet of Robotic Things
About the speaker: Responsible for IoT Product Marketing for Eastern North America Region. In this role, Scott is responsible to support the sales team in delivering smart, connected, and energy-friendly solutions that solve customer IoT product requirements. Received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the United States Military Academy and a MBA from Georgia Institute of Technology. Former Commissioned Officer in the US Army and US Army Reserve. Over 20 years experience in semiconductor and embedded systems product marketing, sales, and sales management. Prior to joining Silicon Labs, he was regional sales manager for an IoT building automation and lighting control company.
About the company: Silicon Labs's (NASDAQ: SLAB) is a leading provider of silicon, software and system solutions for the Internet of Things, Internet infrastructure, industrial control, consumer and automotive markets. We solve the electronics industry's toughest problems, providing customers with significant advantages in performance, energy savings, connectivity and design simplicity. Backed by our world-class engineering teams with unsurpassed software and mixed-signal design expertise, Silicon Labs empowers developers with the tools and technologies they need to advance quickly and easily from initial idea to final product. Silicon Labs core competencies are mixed-signal and RF integration. Silicon Labs derived over 55% of all revenue in 2018 from products targeting Internet of Things market.
Talk Title: Reconstructing the Narrative Surrounding Personal Robotics
About the speaker: Joe Taveras is a brand strategist by craft, but a psychologist at heart who is dedicated to shifting the way that future technologies are perceived, constructed, and used in the world today.
About the company: Temi is a personal robotics company that is at the forefront of shifting the way that people engage with those around them, all through the use of robots. Temi the Personal Robot is an AI assistant, a smart home hub, and the future of video calling.
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Talk Title: Industrial Robotics: Past, Present, and Future
About the speaker: Mr. Engelberger has worked for several robotics companies, including Unimation, Adept/Omron, Yaskawa, and Kawasaki. His experience is unique in the range of industrial and service robots he helped develop and deploy in manufacturing and service applications. Engelberger earned a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Connecticut, and a master’s degree in Management Technology from NYU Polytechnic University.
About the company: Kawasaki Robotics is a leading supplier of industrial robots. Kawasaki Robotics (USA), Inc. is a subsidiary company of Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd., Robot Division of Japan. With more than 200,000 robots shipped worldwide, Kawasaki has incorporated 50 years of experience as a robot industry leader into the development of the most technically advanced controllers and the highest quality robots.