Etienne Lacroix, Founder and CEO of Vention, spoke at Hardwired in October 2018. He described the current state of the factory floor and the length of lead time to build custom hardware that assists more advanced systems like cobots. He shared his vision for the future, one in which Vention helps to significantly reduce lead times for custom machinery and drastically simplifies the design and purchase process.
Hardwired NYC is a monthly event in New York covering the intersection of hardware and software (Internet of Things, 3D printing, robotics, etc.), hosted by Matt Turck, partner at FirstMark Capital.