1st Australian International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management

Challenges in Automation - A review

Adil Dhawan, Parv Jain, Ainesh Dhawan, Piyush Tilokchandani & MB Kiran
Publisher: IEOM Society International
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Track: Automation and Control

Automation lessens the amount of repetitive or boring labor that humans must do, which typically results in a better customer experience and lessened stress for your teams. It involves technology that transfers a function individuals perform to pieces of gear or software. A streamlined process with fewer or no manual stages is automation. Automation comes in two flavors: attended and unattended. Both may be combined in some automated processes. Automation has benefits that are frequently attributed, such as higher production rates and increased productivity. Less waste results from improved process control because materials are used more effectively. In comparison to human workers, automation systems often complete the production process with less variability. This translates to better safety and more control over the quality of the products. Worker safety is an important reason for automating industrial processes. It also helps in overall reduction in work hours of factory workers. Despite the advancements over the last ten years, businesses will need new automation technology to keep up with demand. Personalization at scale will be made possible by integrating human touch into an automated process and using cutting-edge technology like AI and machine learning.

Published in: 1st Australian International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, Sydney, Australia

Publisher: IEOM Society International
Date of Conference: December 21-22, 2022

ISBN: 979-8-3507-0542-3
ISSN/E-ISSN: 2169-8767