The 4th Delta Advanced Automation Design Contest
The 4th Delta Advanced Automation Design Contest had just been held at Delta’s Wujiang Plant in Jiangsu, China, from July 24-26. A total of 74 teams from 68 colleges and universities in China, Taiwan, Thailand and India earned a place in the final contest. After two days of fierce competition, the winners of the “Special Award”, the highest honor, went to:
- Chung Yuan Christian University “Intelligent Co-Factory” Team ( Taiwan) built the IoT smart factory with shared manufacturing equipment for customized products, echoing the competition theme of smart manufacturing.
- HeFei University of Technology “Hu Bing” Team (China) presented a vision-based programming-free system for robot control, perfectly integrating tracking technology, dual-camera positioning and three-dimension algorithm to achieve simple and programming-free track design and control of robot operation.
At the award ceremony, Mr. Yancey Hai said, “The manufacturing industry worldwide is going through a major transformation toward smart manufacturing, and ‘Industry 4.0’ and ‘Made in China 2025’ are highly focused due to this global trend. Delta, focusing on caring for “Environmental Protection, Energy-saving, and Our Green Earth”, values the development of advanced education and conducts various academia-industrial cooperation projects. The Delta Advanced Automation Design Contest is one of the most important projects, and we have successfully discovered many talents with innovation and creation through this contest.”
As a world-class industrial automation brand, Delta has been working on enhancing industrial technology while sharing experience and techniques to talents through academia-industrial cooperation. Since 2008, Delta has launched academia-industrial cooperation project with dozens of colleges and universities in Taiwan and China, including donating automation products, build up “Delta Laboratory”, and more. Delta also plans to extent this project to other Asian countries such as Thailand and India, hoping to cultivate and find more talents for the “Automation for a Changing World”.
“Seeking Smart Manufacturing Talents” - The 4th Delta Advanced Automation Design Contest at Wujiang, China
Mr. Yancey Hai (left 3) presents the Special Awards to Chung Yuan Christian University “Intelligent Co-Factory” Team (left) and HeFei University of Technology “Hu Bing” Team (right)
The India team participated the contest for the 1st time; they were interested in the automatic production line in Delta WJ site