The third edition of the Nit de la Robòtica was held on October 19 at the facilities of the Sant Pau Modernist Campus in Barcelona. On this occasion, Promaut participated during the event organized by the College of Engineers of Catalonia.
Automation and industrial robotics are central topics in today's industry. The number of industrial robots installed around the world will increase to around 2.6 million units in 2019. That is around a million units more than in the record year of 2015. Broken down by sector, around 70% of robots Industrialists are currently working in the automotive industry, a sector in which Promaut has a greater presence.
Oussama Khatub, director of the Stanford Robotics Lab, and Carles Soler, member of the Industry 4.0 Commission working group, presented their vision on advanced robotics and collaborative robotics technologies and solutions.
The III NIT of Robotics was attended by the Minister of Business and Knowledge, Santi Vila, who at the closing of the event expressed the need to create in Catalonia an ecosystem that allows industry 4.0 to become a reality and helps sectors such as robotics .