Socio-technical changes lead to new opportunities. Robots are customizing the industrialized mass production of non/manufacturing industries. Robots ameliorate adverse working and offer better living conditions during demographic changes in societies. Ultimately autonomous systems and robotics could reduce ecological footprint during extreme environmental conditions.
automation, autonomy, industrialization, infra free, robotics, socio technical systems
Book / Congress title:
26th ISARC 2009, Austin, Texas, USA
Congress (additional information):
International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction
I.A.A.R.C. - The International Association for Automation and Robotics in Construction