RoboNexus, an international conference and expo for the robotics industry, promises more than just playing with robots all day—at least for some. The conference is organized into the RoboNexus Professional Development Program—four days of conferences and the RoboNexus Consumer & Entertainment Program, which features consumer and entertainment seminars, competitions, and the emerging robots tech theater, and more. The conference takes place Oct. 21-23 in Santa Clara, CA. Go to www.robonexus.com for more information.
An in-depth survey of 700 current and future users of 3D printing holds few surprises, but results emphasize some major trends already in progress. Two standouts are the big growth in end-use parts and metal additive manufacturing (AM) most respondents expect.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.