6 Autonomous mobile robot trends to watch

6 Autonomous mobile robot trends to watch


LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Autonomous mobile robots have reached new levels of maturity and adoption, but technical and business challenges remain, said speakers and attendees at a conference here last week.

More than 430 people attended the 2019 Autonomous Mobile Robot Conference, which was produced by the Association for Advancing Automation (A3) and the Robotic Industries Association (RIA). The sessions on autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) covered topics including the development of AMRs, standards efforts, and mobile manipulation.

The conference also included exhibits by robotics vendors such as Harmonic Drive, Kaarta, Precise Automation, Universal Robots, Vecna Robotics, and Waypoint Robotics.

Read the full article in The Robot Report.