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Advanced Manufacturing Technology (AMT) Webinar Series – Collaborative Robots

Automation and Manufacturing Technology

Event Start Date:

November 14, 2023

Event Start Time:

10:00 AM

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MRC’s Advanced Manufacturing Technology (AMT) webinar series aims to provide invaluable insights, implementation strategies, and knowledge from technology experts so you can effectively improve your operations. 

By participating in these webinars, you’ll have the opportunity to understand how to harness the power of AMT to gain a competitive edge, stay ahead of industry trends, and transform your business.  Join our monthly webinars to take advantage of these benefits!

Tuesday, Nov. 14 | Collaborative Robots | 10 AM – 11:30 AM
This webinar will focus on the flexibility and adaptability of collaborative robots in manufacturing.

Following our Collaborative Robots Webinar, on Wednesday, November 15, 2023, MRC is thrilled to extend an exclusive opportunity to manufacturers interested in getting hands-on experience with Collaborative Robots (cobots) right at our offices. After registering for this webinar (registration button below), please visit our Collaborative Robots | Hands-On Demonstration event page to learn more and register for this hands-on event. 

Presented by: 

Connor Carroll – Robot Sales Engineer | Applied Controls
Connor Carroll
Connor is a Robot Sales Engineer at Applied Controls, Inc., where he helps identify, implement, and support robotic solutions that create business value. Prior to joining Applied Controls, Connor worked at Johnson Matthey as a Production Supervisor, a Quality Engineer, and a Process Control Engineer. In these roles, Connor supervised a team of engineers and operators, managed product quality for various customers and led multiple continuous improvement projects. Connor is passionate about finding innovative and sustainable solutions for the manufacturing industry and delivering value to our customers. Connor looks forward to collaborating with diverse and talented professionals to ultimately contribute to the growth and success of an organization.
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 Tim Graham – Business Development Manager| Universal Robots
Tim Graham

Business Development Manager for Universal Robots with over a decade of experience in automation and manufacturing.  Prior to UR I worked as a controls Engineer and Product Manager for Schneider Packaging Equipment.  Tim leverages his extensive background in machine design and implementation, to offer a technical approach to understanding a company’s needs, allowing him to align cutting-edge technologies with tailored solutions. Tim’s primary focus is on helping organizations identify and implement process improvements that not only reduce operating costs but also enhance product quality and effectively overcome production challenges.
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Who Should Attend?

Safety, Quality, Operations, Maintenance, Continuous Improvement, Engineering, and HR.  Register your entire team to explore and discover technologies that will help you solve some of your most difficult challenges!

Presenter and Co-host

Shawn Furman | MRC AMT Strategy Manager

Shawn has a 20-year proven, well rounded background in leading process improvements at industry icons directing or managing teams in Electrical Engineering, Automation Engineering, Maintenance Management, or combinations of both. Shawn provides the experience and talent small and mid-sized manufacturers need to help them implement their technology roadmap and guide them through the implementation of transformative technologies that are critical to compete and drive their companies into the future.


Contact Nicole Pierce at (484) 655-4873 or nicole.pierce@mrcpa.org.

Note: All registration fees must be received in advance of the date of your event. MRC must be notified two weeks in advance of this event if you need to cancel, otherwise we can only grant a credit to another MRC event. Remember, you can also send a substitute.

Event Details

  • November 14, 2023 10:00 AM   -   11:30 AM
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