Great deal of dynamic activity in the machine vision industry / Technological developments make possible new applications for machine vision
VISION takes place for the 29th time in Stuttgart from 10 to 12 November 2020.
There has also been major further development from a technological perspective since the last VISION in 2018. "Since then significant advances have been made in the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Embedded Vision, Polarisation and Hyperspectral Imaging, among others, thus making possible numerous groundbreaking innovations", says the long-term VISION Project Manager, Florian Niethammer. Exhibitors such as Arrow, deepsense.ai, Inspekto, Lucid Vision Labs, LuxFlux, Perception Park, SqueezeBrains or The Imaging Source show the applications these systems now permit in the various industrial and non-industrial fields of application.
"Many experts see machine vision as an essential element for the profitable use of Industry 4.0 concepts in automated production", adds Niethammer. The acceptance of machine vision in this important application area has increased substantially, as demonstrated by the participation of companies B&R and Beckhoff in VISION. Up to now both companies have been mainly known from the control and automation world, but have now discovered the machine vision market and will present their concepts to visitors in Stuttgart for the first time at their exhibition stands.
Messe Stuttgart is very satisfied with the current status of registrations:
Over 300 exhibitors have already booked their stand areas. Niethammer is anticipating around 500 exhibiting companies for the start of the event. "Like in previous years all important national and international industry players will be represented in Stuttgart. With the additional companies VISION gains momentum once again and expands its exhibition programme with regard to the integration of machine vision technology in automation." Particularly pleasing is the fact that in 2020 start-ups from machine vision with a special offer have an even more attractive stage at VISION. Details about the concept will be available shortly.
Niethammer is delighted that the current key industry topics and technological advances will be competently presented anew each time at VISION: "At VISION 2020 visitors can once again expect the who's who of the global market leaders in all technical disciplines of machine vision, as well as a comprehensive accompanying programme on all aspects of this technology. There is no better opportunity to obtain information about the current trends and developments in this industry than at VISION."
VISION, the leading world trade fair for machine vision, will take place in Stuttgart, Germany from 10 to 12 November 2020. Staged every two years, the trade fair covers the entire spectrum of machine vision technology. In addition to high-ranking exhibitors from all over the world, it also impresses with its varied accompanying programme. Proven formats, such as the world's largest presentation forum for machine vision, the "Industrial VISION Days", will also take place in 2020.
For further information, visit www.vision-messe.de.
VI_2019_PM01_Portrait_Niethammer: Florian Niethammer, Project Manager of VISION: "At VISION 2020 visitors can expect the who's who of the global market leaders in all technical disciplines of machine vision, as well as a comprehensive accompanying programme on all aspects of this technology. There is no better opportunity to obtain information about the current trends and developments in this industry than at VISION."
(Photo credit: Landesmesse Stuttgart)
VI_2019_PM01_Messehalle: The hall planning for VISION 2020 is in full swing. Well-known first-time exhibitors such as B&R Industrial Automation and Beckhoff Automation have already confirmed their stands. Secure your stand now at the leading world trade fair for machine vision in Stuttgart (Germany): 10 to 12 November 2020!
(Photo credit: Landesmesse Stuttgart)