PLYMOUTH, MI--(Marketwired - Jun 11, 2013) - Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRCP) will host its second International Users' Conference for its Automated Systems customers on June 18 - 20, 2013 in Bratislava, Slovakia. Registrants and speakers from approximately twenty automotive OEMs, line builders, and integrators from ten countries in the Americas, Europe and Asia have already committed to attend. The conference will feature training sessions on Perceptron's latest version of its Vector Software and Helix® Sensor Platform, as well as presentations by customers who use Perceptron systems in their manufacturing facilities.
"We are delighted with the number of different OEMs, integrators and line builders that have signed-up to attend and present at the sessions," said Harry T. Rittenour, Perceptron President and CEO. "The conference will provide all participants with a unique forum to exchange information and best practices on how they are using their Perceptron equipment to reduce dimensional variation in their production processes and thus avoid excessive manufacturing costs."
"We currently have OEM representatives confirmed from AUDI, BENTLEY, BMW, DAIMLER, FORD, GENERAL MOTORS, HONDA, MAN, NISSAN, OPEL, PSA, SEAT, VAUXHALL and VOLKSWAGEN," said John M. P. Kearney, Managing Director of Perceptron's European Operations. "The wide spectrum of contributing OEMs and automotive suppliers assures us that the meetings will be informative and valuable. Besides the various presentations and networking opportunities, delegates will be able to participate in workshops on data analysis, gap and flush measurement, and measuring pre-production vehicles on the assembly line. In addition, Perceptron users will discuss best practices, and we will have an extensive 'Perceptron live' tour through VW's Bratislava production facilities."
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Perceptron develops, produces, and sells non-contact measurement and inspection solutions for industrial applications. The Company's products provide solutions for manufacturing process control as well as sensor and software technologies for non-contact measurement and inspection applications. Automotive and manufacturing companies throughout the world rely on Perceptron's metrology solutions to help them manage their complex manufacturing processes to improve quality, shorten product launch times and reduce overall manufacturing costs. The Company also offers Value Added Services such as training and customer support services. Headquartered in Plymouth, Michigan, Perceptron has approximately 230 employees worldwide, with operations in the United States, Germany, France, Spain, Brazil, Japan, Singapore, China and India. For more information, please visit www.perceptron.com.