Collaborative Robots: Robots & humans in the future workplace
Dr. Roger Barga, GM, Robotics and Autonomous Services, Amazon Web Services; Nicolas De Keijser, Manager, Sales & Marketing, ABB; Dave Culler, Head of Energy, Precision Hawk; and Ian Weightman, SVP Technology, IHS Markit. Robots have had a role in production - safely isolated. Today, robots are expanding their role, whether as caretakers in the home or service providers in the cafe. Meanwhile, humans are gaining enhancements to their natural strength and endurance. What are the new models for human-robot interface? What will be the impact on the future workplace, from off-shore drilling to the factory floor?