Originally Recorded on April 23, 2020
NOON – 1 PM ET
Machine vision is a key enabling technology helping robotic applications achieve their highest potential for flexibility and productivity. The ongoing evolution of advanced 3D imaging technologies has brought new capabilities to industrial applications involving both inspection and guidance. In this webinar, David Dechow will discuss current and emerging 3D vision technologies and the important applications that are now being successfully implemented. He will explain the similarities and differences between components, and how these components are best implemented in industrial automation tasks. The webinar will include an overview of new 3D imaging techniques on the horizon and how these may impact future capabilities.
David L. Dechow is a globally recognized expert in machine vision integration and technologies. He is the Principal Vision Systems Architect for Integro Technologies Corp., where he works with sales and engineering teams in the application evaluation and design of complex turnkey machine vision solutions. Prior to his position at Integro, he was Staff Engineer for Intelligent Robotics/Machine Vision at FANUC, and earlier was the founder, owner, and principal engineer for two successful machine vision systems integration firms.
Mr. Dechow is a recipient of the AIA Automated Imaging Achievement Award honoring industry leaders for outstanding career contributions in industrial and/or scientific imaging. He is a member of the Automated Imaging Association Board of Directors, and serves on the editorial advisory board of Vision Systems Design magazine.
As a key educator within the industry for many years, Mr. Dechow has participated in the training of hundreds of engineers as an instructor with the AIA Certified Vision Professional program. He is well known for his many informative technical articles, webinars and conference sessions which span a wide range of machine vision topics and technologies.