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June 2022
How to get started with Robotic AutomationBOOK NOW
29/06/2022 15:00:00 - 29/06/2022 16:00:00

When: 29 June 2022 15:00 - 16:00
Where: Zoom Webinar

Neil Berry, General Manager and Senior Vice President – EMEA Berkshire Grey

Leading the company’s expansion into Europe and other global markets, Neil has a proven track record in high-growth international strategies and execution, with a passion for customer success. Neil meets with numerous supply-chain executives across Europe to discuss their challenges and how AI-enabled robotic automation can provide an alternative solution whilst delivering improved ROI.





Lucas Irving, Head of Solutions – EMEA, Berkshire Grey 

Lucas’ team’s primary responsibility is to work with prospective and existing customers to uncover and understand their operational challenges and work to define and develop an end-to-end solution to meet Berkshire Grey customers’ requirements. Lucas is a chartered engineer and member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and holds a first-class honours degree in manufacturing engineering from the University of Nottingham. He has a wealth of experience in robotics, automation, and machinery safety from his time at ABB, and has publications from his work developing robotic solutions for the aerospace Industry.




This webinar will discuss how robotic automation can transform your operations, outline the potential impact on your business, and point you toward applications to get started for success. Robotic automation can provide tremendous value for distribution and fulfillment operations, but how do you know where to start, what to expect along the journey, and whether your organization is ready? Truly transformative initiatives based on robotic automation require a holistic approach from opportunity assessment through solution deployment. 

In this webinar we cover:

  •  How to get started with robotic automation and outline how to identify the best opportunities to apply automation
  • Highlight how to develop the business case for your projects, including tips on how to pitch the best opportunities to  executive leadership
  • Review the data necessary to analyze your robotic automation eligibility

Berkshire Grey, Inc. (Nasdaq: BGRY) is a global Leader in AI-enabled robotic solutions that automate supply chain processes for eCommerce fulfillment, store replenishment, and parcel logistics. With systems in use today at multiple Fortune 100 enterprises automating operations for eCommerce, same-day grocery, package handling and retail distribution, Berkshire Grey is a recognized, trusted leader in advanced automation. To learn more about robotic automation for an on-demand world visit

Please be aware that anyone booking on to this event will be vetted.

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