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Human-Robot Teaming: Lessons Learned

Ascend Robotics CEO David Askey will share lessons learned from development of systems and workflows that provide close collaboration and teaming of people with robots.  Successful teaming can dramatically improve worker safety, reduce human error, and deliver task traceability.  We've found many gotchas on the path to effective teaming, and worker joy when teaming is implemented well.     Join us March 10, 2020 at Modex.  We look forward to a lively discussion.

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Mobile Manipulation in Unmapped Environments

Learn how task-driven navigation and manipulation in unmapped environments can automate tasks in your facilities.  Our approach lets the robotics systems adapt to your workflow and work safely near people, and provides a low-risk path to onboard automation.     Contact Ascend to arrange a meeting at CES 2020 or schedule a site visit to see the robots in action. 

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3D Perception at CES 2017

Meet us at CES in Las Vegas, January 3-6 to see a demo of real-time 3D perception for vision-guided robotics.  Try out our low-power 3D sensor and interact with one of the robots.  Experience safe, fast, task collaboration firsthand.  

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Autonomous Part Handling using Advanced Manipulation

Join us in San Diego to see Ascend's autonomous manipulation capabilities and learn about applications in kitting, assembly, and inventory management.   Please contact us to arrange a meeting or demo. At the Advanced Manipulation session, Ascend, Soft Robotics, and GrabIt will discuss the state of the art for object grasping and manipulation in manufacturing, warehouse, and agriculture applications. RoboUniverse San Diego.  Dec 15, 2016. Manufacturing and Logistics track.

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China Road Show

Thanks to the many companies who attended the robotics events in Foshan, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Shaoxing, and Beijing.  The dynamism of the manufacturing and robotics markets in China is impressive.  It was rewarding to see that Ascend's smart robotics are such a strong fit for companies seeking to enhance production line capacity, boost labor productivity, and ensure high quality assembly.

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