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Attention Thai factory owners: Asia-Pacific’s first cobot expo boots up next month

Universal Robots, the global leader in collaborative robots (cobots), on Tuesday announced Asia-Pacific’s first and largest virtual expo of collaborative robots. “WeAreCOBOTS APAC” will be held on October 6-8, from 9am to 5.30pm (GMT+7).



"WeAreCOBOTS APAC" presents an opportunity for practitioners and factory owners in Thailand to meet with automation industry leaders and cobot experts from different countries online.

Participants can attend cobot demonstrations by exhibitors, listen to enriching keynotes from industry experts on overcoming manufacturing challenges in Asia-Pacific, and find actionable answers on cobot applications in the live question-and-answer sessions. Registration is free at

Experts from Asia-Pacific speaking in the event include Yeong Che Fai, director of DF Automation & Robotics, associate professor in Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, robotics visionary and inventor, and a winner of more than 50 national and international awards. Also appearing will be Amar Burud, senior manager in industrial engineering of Continental Corporation in India.

Topics presented by various experts include:

• Future-Proofing Assembly Processes With Human Robot Collaboration

• Joining the Fast Lane: Using Cobots to Achieve Automotive Manufacturing Excellence

• Continential’s Journey: Enabling Zero Downtime

• Optimising your collaborative robot deployment

For more details of the agenda, visit

The expo programme also features presentations and “live” demonstrations on cobot maintenance and programming, and many new ways cobots are quickly being deployed to address the Covid-19 crisis, including area-disinfection and the manufacturing of test kits.

Published : September 22, 2020

By : The Nation