Invited Session: Smart Technologies
ZenRobotics Automated Picking Stations (0.5 CEU)
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
14:45 – 15:15
Moderator: John C. Barnes, Waste Management Administrator, City of Virginia Beach Public Works, Virginia
The presentation will explain why robotics are the future of the solid waste industry and how robotics can make organizations more efficient and make their bottom line more attractive in this constantly changing industry.
Following this presentation, participants will be able to examine cost savings of robots over manual labor, compare the use of robots to their current business model, evaluate whether automated picking stations will work for them, and choose whether to invest in robots for their businesses in the future.