Automate 2024 Highlights: Products & Partnerships

Automate 2024 in Chicago was an incredible event, bringing together the latest advancements in robotics, vision, motion control, AI, and more. It was fantastic to connect with our customers and forge new partnerships. As North America’s largest robotics and automation event, Automate is the place to discover what’s next in the industry. Couldn’t make it to the show? Here are some highlights from our experience.

Demos at Automate

Our latest products and technology were on display at Automate. Here’s what was in our booth.

Multi-functional Module (MFM)

The MFM LED lighting module combines an integrated driver with programmable control. It provides specialized sections in its user-friendly interface for color mixing, multispectral, and photometric stereo imaging, making it easy to set up, store, and run complex lighting sequences.

The MFM is coming soon – contact your sales representative for more information.

Hidden Strobe: The benefits of strobing without the flash

Hidden Strobe was on display in this high speed inspection demo. While the lights were strobing to freeze motion, they appeared continuous, avoiding the annoyances of flashing lights in our Automate booth.

XR256G2 IP69K washdown light for harsh environments


The XR256G2 is a durable, high-intensity IP69K-rated light designed for use outdoors and in harsh environments. Enhanced optics and a large array of LED lensing enable long working distances, up to 30’. This 2nd generation light is coming soon – contact your sales representative for more information.

DoAll Light

Manage multiple inspections with one light. The DoAll combines 6 machine vision lights into one easy-to-use multifunctional product. For any surface, with any finish, at any angle, the DoAll provides the right light for your automated inspection. Learn more.


Leimac and Smart Vision Lights

Smart Vision Lights has partnered with Leimac Ltd., a leader in precision machine vision illumination in Asian markets, to develop innovative solutions for our global customers. This collaboration leverages our combined strengths to meet the evolving needs of diverse markets. At Automate, Leimac showcased their latest innovations in our booth. Learn more.

Teledyne Forge camera with machine vision lights from SVL

Teledyne FLIR, Components Express, and Smart Vision Lights: The Forge Ecosystem

Smart Vision Lights has engineered a range of lights that integrate into the Teledyne Forge ecosystem. Customers will benefit from a simplified installation process, with the confidence that these lighting solutions are built to operate cohesively within a larger system. Learn more.

SVL Products on display

Allied Vision displaying SVL DoAll light for robotic inspections in their Automate light

Allied Vision showcased our award-winning DoAll light for robotic inspections.

CEI using SVL LSR300 linear light for machine vision.

Components Express displayed our LSR300 linear light in their machine vision display.

Smart Vision Lights LM150 linear light for machine vision with JAI camera.

JAI used an LM150 mini linear light in their display.

MVTec demo at Automate using Smart Vision Lights RM75 ring light for machine vision

MVTec showcased an RM75 mini ring light.

Teledyne demo using SVL JWL150 machine vision light.

Teledyne featured our JWL150 light in a demonstration in their Automate booth.

Hidden Strobe earns Vision Systems Design Innovators Award

The VSD Innovators Awards celebrate outstanding innovation in machine vision. Smart Vision Lights was awarded the Silver honor in the Lighting, Lenses, and Optics category. Learn more.

Happy Hour in our Automate booth

We had a great time meeting with customers at our booth Happy Hour at Automate. Thanks to everyone who turned out and congratulations to Samir Shaikh of Machine Vision Direct for winning the DoAll light in the Happy Hour giveaway!