Yaskawa Motoman Robotics
Yaskawa Motoman is a leading industrial robotics company in the Americas. With more than 400,000 Motoman industrial robots, 15 million servos and 26 million inverter drives installed globally, Yaskawa provides automation products and solutions for virtually every industry and robotic application; including arc welding, assembly, coating, dispensing, material handling, material cutting, material removal, packaging, palletizing and spot welding.
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NAF is a national network of education, business, and community leaders who work together to ensure high school students are college, career, and future ready. Since 1982, NAF has been partnering with existing high schools in high-need communities to enhance school systems at a low cost by implementing NAF academies – small learning communities within traditional high schools.
Intelitek is a NAF Curriculum partner and provides a NAFTrack certified 4 year Manufacturing Program for NAF academies. naf.org
Project Lead The Way (PLTW)
Project Lead The Way (PLTW), in existence for more than 10 years, has developed a four year sequence of courses which, when combined with college preparatory mathematics and science courses in high school, introduce students to the scope, rigor and discipline of engineering and engineering technology prior to entering college. pltw.org
Siemens AG, one of the world´s largest high-tech manufacturing corporations, is a leader in complex technologies, particularly in complex systems integrating electrical, mechanical and computer engineering. The marriage of these three engineering fields, better known as mechatronic systems, plays an ever-increasing role in technology: from your car to your household appliances, from public transportation systems to electric power generators, in short, almost every aspect of daily life. Siemens-Certifications.com
SkillsUSA is a national nonprofit organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations, including health occupations. For more than 40 years, SkillsUSA has prepared more than 8 million of America´s youth for positions in the high performance workforce. skillsusa.org
Cognex is the world’s leading provider of vision systems, software, sensors, and industrial barcode readers used in manufacturing automation. Cognex vision helps companies improve product quality, eliminate production errors, lower manufacturing costs, and exceed consumer expectations for high quality products at an affordable price. Typical applications for machine vision include detecting defects, monitoring production lines, guiding assembly robots, and tracking, sorting and identifying parts. Cognex Website