The Industrial Vision Days was attracting a crowd. Credit: Ingrid Mazzega

Demand for vision high, VDMA reports, as Vision show opens

05 October 2021

Mark Williamson, the chairman of the board of VDMA Machine Vision, said that growth in the vision sector will be slowed by the shortage in electronic components

Image: Framos and GrAI Matter Labs

GML and Framos to launch AI vision at Vision Stuttgart

04 October 2021

The Life-Ready AI for industrial vision platforms will combine a vision inference processor from GrAI Matter Labs with Framos’s D435e depth camera

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Pleora enters Indian market with distributor Hemetek

28 September 2021

Hemetek is a provider of quality testing solutions for the packaging, pharmaceuticals, consumer goods, polymer, plastic, and food and beverage industries in India

The board of VDMA Machine Vision. Credit: VDMA

Mark Williamson elected chair of VDMA Machine Vision

27 September 2021

Meanwhile, Frank Konrad, CEO of Hahn Automation, was elected chairman of VDMA Robotics and Automation; Basler's Dr Dietmar Ley deputy chair

From left: Wenglor MD Rafael Baur; TPL Vision MD Daniel Huber; and head of the computer vision business unit Christian Vollrath. Credit: Wenglor

Wenglor acquires TPL Vision for lighting tech

27 September 2021

TPL Vision will be integrated into the Wenglor group as a division, but will continue to exist as an independent business unit

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Sony releases event-based sensors with Prophesee

10 September 2021

The industrial sensors, with a 4.86μm pixel pitch, are the result of work with Prophesee presented last year at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference

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Basler Q2 orders double, while semicon shortage bites

05 August 2021

Basler recorded a 30 per cent increase in sales in the first half of the year, posting revenue of €115.2m

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Silina curves 275 CMOS sensors in world-first demo

26 July 2021

Being able to curve multiple image sensors simultaneously opens up the ability to scale the process. Curving a sensor improves image quality without complex lenses

The 2018 winners Photoneo. Credit: Messe Stuttgart

Vision Stuttgart invites entries for Vision Award

26 July 2021

Interested parties have until the 11 August to submit their entries for the prize for innovation in machine vision

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Industry to meet in Stuttgart as Vision given green light

12 July 2021

The trade fair will take place from 5 to 7 October. Florian Niethammer at Messe Stuttgart said: 'We are sensing enormous anticipation'

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Prophesee attracts investment from Sinovation and Xiaomi

06 July 2021

The involvement by Sinovation and its founder Dr Kai-Fu Lee strengthens Prophesee's presence in China

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Excelitas buys PCO to gain scientific camera tech

30 June 2021

Michael Ersoni, Excelitas executive vice president, said the acquisition will enable Excelitas to provide 'deeper end-to-end customer solutions across the life science and industrial markets'