SVL Exclusively Featured on FANUC iRVision Exhibits at IMTS 2016

September 12 – 17, 2016 McCormick Place in Chicago Illinois hosted one of its largest annual events, the International Manufacturing Technology Show.  IMTS is one of the largest industrial trade shows in the world, featuring 2,407 exhibiting companies and 115,612 registrants. The event is held every two years with its main focus being the metalworking …
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Smart Vision Lights’ SP30 Helps Prosthetics Maker

A maker of 3D scanning systems for custom prosthetics needed a stable, accurate way to project light to make people’s lives better. But it also needed compact solution that provided accuracy while being safe for users and operators. The company turned to Smart Vision Lights for those solutions and more. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, …
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Innovative Illumination Summit Highlights Now Available

If you missed Smart Vision Lights’ inaugural Innovative Illumination Summit in June (or even if you were there), we have a whole lot of material from the conference to share with you. We hope you will visit our Summit highlight page, where you’ll find facts about the Summit, video highlight clips from the many informative …
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ACS the Big Winner at Smart Vision Lights’ Summit

The winner of our lighting application contest, which was held at our first-ever Innovative Illumination Summit earlier this month, was Advanced Control Solutions. Harris Jones, vice president – Engineering at ACS, and his colleagues won the $2,000 grand prize in the contest, which sought to find the best vision application, feasibility test, or white paper …
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Bobby Segraves Announces His Retirement

During the Smart Vision Lights’ Innovative Illumination Summit this past week in Traverse City, Michigan, Bobby Segraves, Director of Sales & Marketing for SVL, announced his plans to retire. Here Bobby stands with Summit keynote speaker Bob Steinke (previous owner of DVT), Matt Pinter (co-founder and Director of Engineering for SVL), and Dave Spaulding (president …
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Summit Presentations Are Enlightening

  David L. Dechow, Intelligent Robotics/Machine Vision Staff Engineer from FANUC is shown here giving his “Challenges and Techniques in Lighting Design for Applications in Vision Guided Robotics” presentation at the Smart Vision Lights’ Innovative Illumination Summit this week.       Summit attendees listen as Alex Shikay, Director of Market Analysis for A3, provides …
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The Summit Is Here

Nearly 100 machine vision distributors, integrators, and end users gather in Traverse City, Michigan for Smart Vision Lights’ inaugural Innovative Illumination Summit. Here, Casey Segraves delivers his presentation on “How to Utilize Wavelengths”. #SVLSummit    

Where to Dine During the Summit

We have been asked recently by various people attending the Summit where are some additional places to dine, besides at restaurants at the Grand Traverse Resort & Spa. Here are a few great options: Boone’s Long Lake Inn – If you like steak or prime rib, this is the place to go. Nestled right in …
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