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The Future is Here – Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing
May 7 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Dr. Byron Clayton is an advocate for early adoption of versatile, safe robotics that lower the barriers of production making it more affordable. He is a futurist, a trend curator, and an innovator with a Ph.D. whose energy is truly kinetic! More about Dr. Clayton.
Dr. Byron Clayton is the CEO of Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM). ARM is one of only 14 public-private partnerships established by the federal government to revitalize U.S. leadership in advanced manufacturing. Launched in January 2017 in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University, ARM is leading manufacturers from across the nation and top tier U.S. colleges and universities with a $250 million commitment from the Department of Defense. ARM’s role is to collaboratively develop robotics technology and workforce programs by building and leveraging a nationwide ecosystem of innovators, which currently consists of nearly 200 organizations, and growing.
Winner Partners proudly presents Dr. Clayton as the keynote speaker for a morning lively with a conversation, continental breakfast, and a tour of one of the most advanced and automated manufacturing centers in the world. The Valpak’s state-of-the-art manufacturing center is a hub of technology where automation and robotics is at the core of the operation.
Important things you should know for the event:
• RSVP and Photo ID required in advance due to security regulations in our host facility.
• Parking: Provided in the general parking lot (parking in front for those with a physical disability and placard).
• Dress: Sleeved shirts and closed toe/closed heel shoes must be worn.
• Badge: Authorized visitors must always wear badge/name tag while on company premises.