Slide and video show of AUTOMATICA 2010.
Alexander Verl, an inventor, entrepreneur, and researcher at Fraunhofer IPA, won this year’s IEEE/IFR Invention and Entrepreneurship Award (IERA) for outstanding achievement. His invention transformed the QC, measurement and inspection process from a room full of cameras to flexible inline scanning measurement robots.
Heinz-Dieter Schunk, CEO, Schunk GmbH, and Scott Deming, Director of the Advanced Machine Systems Group with Corning Inc., received this year’s Robotic Industries Association Engleberger Robotics Awards for their 25+ years of leadership and application respectively.
Both awards were presented Tuesday evening at the ISR-Robotik banquet in Munich.