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Sustainability in Australian Manufacturing through Collaborative Robotics panel discussion

WHEN: 23 Aug

WHERE: online via Zoom

Time: 23rd August 2022, 10-11am AEST

Manufacturing expert Shay Chalmers, led a panel discussion about the role of cobotics in sustainable manufacturing. 

As part of QUT’s Sustainability Week, our expert panel talked about how advanced manufacturing (and in particular cobotics and associated technology) can lead to a more sustainable Manufacturing industry e.g. improved manufacturing processes resulting in energy savings, adoption of ‘circular’ manufacturing processes, reduction in reliance on global supply chains, less waste to landfill through process optimisation etc.

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Led by Centre Advisory Board member, Shay Chalmers, and a panel including:

  • Gareth Keen, Innovation Manager, Cook Medical
  • Associate Professor Glenda Caldwell, QUT & Australian Cobotics Centre Chief Investigator
  • Melissa Nugent, Business Development Manager, ARM Hub