APEX, NC—ATI Industrial Automation will host an Automation Expo May 9 at its recently expanded and renovated headquarters here.

The event provides an opportunity for current and prospective customers, industry partners and other industry professionals to tour the new facility. The event will also feature keynote speeches and presentations from industry experts on a variety of automation and manufacturing topics. An exhibition area will feature new products and live robotic displays, demonstrating firsthand how end-effector technology can be leveraged for improved productivity in a wide variety of applications.

Attendees will also be able to network with speakers, other attendees and personnel from partner automation companies who will also be on hand. Additionally, attendees can discuss their specific automation challenges and possible solutions with ATI account managers and engineers.

ATI’s headquarters facility is located at 1031 Goodworth Dr., Apex, NC 27539. The event will run from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and lunch will be served. A detailed schedule of the day’s events will be announced soon. For more information and registration, visit www.ati-ia.com/atiexpo.

SCHUNK, a supplier of grippers, actuators and other automation components, will be hosting a Technology Event at its offices in nearby Morrisville, NC, the same day. Complimentary transportation will be provided between both events. For more information on that event, visit www.tinyurl.com/schunkribboncutting.