ARMA is hosting our first-ever Operations Summit on February 28th at ACC's Highland Campus, sponsored by the TMAC. Discover how AI is transforming the manufacturing industry, enhancing efficiency, quality control, and much more!

This event will include two presentations on AI, a panel discussion on automation and robotics, and a tour of the new NXP Advanced Manufacturing Lab.  See the full agenda below:

AI in Manufacturing
A summit for Operational Executives with a focus on AI and its practical applications for automation and supply chain. 
Sponsored by TMAC

Hear from experts in the industry on the future of AI!
  • Presentation from Chuck Boecking, iDempiere Open Source ERP Educator on Human augmentation, insights and actions on tools providers, privately developing AI Knowledge vs Skills, and an overview of AI trends that are both exciting and useful.
  • Panel discussion on the Future of Automation and Robotics with Nathan Byman, President of Wolfram Manufacturing, Matt Robinson, Program Manager at Southwest Research Institute, and more!
  • Presentation on Computer Vision and Predictive Analytics from Dr. Bruce Porter, Chief Science Officer at SparkCognition
  • Demo and Tour of the NXP Advanced Manufacturing Lab: The new lab is a premier training facility that supports hands-on, experiential learning for students. Those who work in the lab can develop skills specific to the semiconductor industry and other advanced manufacturing occupations. The new lab is equipped with five automated mechatronic equipment stations featuring state-of-the-art components. This equipment gives the students experience with common systems found in the workplace, creating authentic learning experiences that are directly aligned to industry standards.


Austin Community College Highland Campus
6101 Highland Campus Drive
Austin, TX 78752

February 28, 2024
9:00am - 2:00pm

Contact Liz Gori at for any questions. 

ARMA Operations Summit

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  • Wednesday Feb 28 2024, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • 6101 Highland Campus Drive