Besuch der Robotix-Academy – ZeMA // Foto: Saarland/Oliver Dietze

Minister President Anke Rehlinger visits the Robotix-Academy

As part of her two-week Summer Tour 2022, Minister President Anke Rehlinger also visited ZeMA on July 27 to see the successful Interreg project Robotix-Academy. The Robotix-Academy is considered a lighthouse project and a good example of successful cross-border cooperation in the Greater Region. After the long months of Corona-related restrictions, the Minister President was…

IFAC Conference 2022 in Nantes

The 10th IFAC Conference on Modeling, Management and Control in Manufacturing was held June 22-24, 2022, in Nantes, France. Organized by the International Federation of Automatic Control IFAC, it is one of the world’s largest conferences combining industrial and manufacturing engineering, computer science, robotics and automation, and artificial intelligence. The conference aims to bring together…

Student workshop at the Saarlouis Gymnasium am Stadtgarten (SGS)

On June 23rd, the Robotix-Academy was able to conduct another student workshop, this time at the Saarlouis Gymnasium am Stadtgarten (SGS). A good dozen high school students participated in the workshop on industrial robotics and human-technology interaction. The Academy staff tried to get the youngsters excited about technology and thus appeal to the young researchers…

Smart Manufacturing Week

Smart Manufacturing Week, held June 08-10, 2022, is a cross-industry conference focused on how companies can use digital technologies to transform their production units into smart, connected manufacturing facilities. As part of the Robotix Academy, Dr.-Ing. Atal Kumar from the University of Luxembourg participated in the event. Topics at the event included: Sustainability of manufacturing: testimonials,…

Technifutur Seminar : Autonomous Mobile Robots

On May 31, 2022, Technifutur organized a seminar to discover an emerging technology: Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMR). If they are regularly confused with their predecessors, the Automatically Guided Vehicles (AGV), these robots are often more efficient, flexible and autonomous while not requiring any construction work (wire on the ground, grid,…). However, this new technology remains…