Robotics Trends and EH Publishing announced that National Instruments will sponsor the inaugural RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition, which will be held at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California Oct. 25-26, 2007. Additionally, Ray Almgren, vice president of product marketing and academic relations at NI, will be delivering a keynote session at the event, A Robotics Development Platform from Kindergarten to Rocket Science. The RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition is the international technical design and development event for the mobile robotics and intelligent systems industry.
“I am very pleased to announce the participation of National Instruments in the RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition as a sponsor,” said Dan Kara, conference chairman and President of Robotics Trends. “National Instruments is a well known and highly respected provider of industry-leading tools for designing, prototyping and deploying complex, automative systems including autonomous robots and robotic technology.”
“NI is proud to sponsor the RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition, the first robotics industry event that is focused on the technical design and development of commercial mobile robots and intelligent systems,” said Ray Almgren of NI. “It provides an excellent opportunity for us to educate technical professionals on how graphical system design can be applied to simplify the development of such sophisticated robotic systems.”
The RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition is a multifaceted educational forum and trade show dedicated to addressing the technical issues involved with the design and development of commercial robotic products. Tracks within the 2007 RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition include:
- Design, Development and Standards
- Tools and Platforms
- Enabling Technology
About Robotics Trends, Inc.
Robotics Trends, the world’s first integrated media firm serving the burgeoning personal, service and mobile robotics marketplace, services their clientele through three major business divisions:
- Robotics Trends Publishing, which produces www.roboticstrends.com, an online news, information and analysis portal focused on business and technology trends for people who build, buy, invest in, and seek to understand the personal, service, mobile and military robotics market
- Robotics Trends Events, which produces the RoboBusiness Conference and Exposition, the RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition and the RoboNexus Conference and Exposition
- Robotics Trends Analyst Services serving the strategic consulting needs of leading emerging robotics manufacturers
About EH Publishing
EH Publishing, Inc. is the information leader and resource for the home electronic industry. Serving the technology and construction markets, EH Publishing, Inc. reaches more than half a million home electronic professionals, builders and consumers worldwide. Founded in 1994, EH Publishing, Inc. has defined, cultivated and raised awareness of the $15 billion electronic/installed home industry through its products, which include print publications, on-line publications, trade shows and market studies. EH Publishing, Inc. is the industry’s source for home technology information and market analysis, with the targeted print and on-line publications: Electronic House, Home Electronic Ideas, CE Pro, CE Pro Retailing, ChannelPro, TecHome Builder, Live Sound, and targeted tradeshows: Electronic House Expo (EHX), TecHome Builder Conference and Expo (TBX.), Worship Facilities Expo (WFX), RoboBusiness Conference and Expo, and RoboDevelopment Conference and Expo.
About National Instruments
National Instruments is transforming the way engineers and scientists design, prototype and deploy systems for measurement, automation and embedded applications. NI empowers customers with off-the-shelf software such as NI LabVIEW and modular cost-effective hardware, and sells to a broad base of more than 25,000 different companies worldwide, with no one customer representing more than 3 percent of revenue and no one industry representing more than 10 percent of revenue. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, NI has more than 4,300 employees and direct operations in nearly 40 countries. For the past eight years, FORTUNE magazine has named NI one of the 100 best companies to work for in America.