The field of robotics has witnessed significant advancements and market developments in 2023. From Amazon’s introduction of the autonomous mobile robot (AMR) Proetus to Walmart’s adoption of delivery drones, the industry has thrived in various domains. Collaborations between Kawasaki and Neura Robotics, as well as the acquisition of Clearpath Robotics by Rockwell Automation, have further fueled the growth of the robotics market.
One of the key factors contributing to the success of robotics is the integration of sensors. Sensors such as cameras, LiDAR, and radar play a crucial role in enabling higher levels of autonomy and intelligence in robotic applications. These sensors facilitate mobile robots in logistics and delivery, service robots, collaborative robots, and even agricultural robots.
Interested in learning more about these advancements and the projections for 2024? IDTechEx recently conducted a webinar providing a comprehensive overview of the key applications of different robots and technologies. The webinar also delved into the industrial trends and business prospects for the upcoming year.
Mobile robotics emerged as a prominent area of development, with innovative solutions being introduced to address various challenges. The webinar covered emerging applications, challenges faced, and the latest market developments in this field. Additionally, insights were provided into the growth rates of different applications of service robots and the technologies and industrial news surrounding collaborative robots.
Furthermore, the webinar highlighted the significance of sensors for robotics. An in-depth analysis of key sensors, their applications, and their impact on the industry was presented. Camera sensors, LiDAR systems, and radar sensors were discussed for their crucial roles in enabling advanced robotic functionalities.
Overall, the year 2023 witnessed remarkable progress in the robotics market, fueled by major market developments and advancements in sensor technologies. As we look forward to 2024, the industry is poised for further growth and innovation, with exciting opportunities on the horizon.
– IDTechEx webinar