25
July 2019

Tour of Zaber Technologies

Organized by the Vancouver Branch

Status: Advanced registration is now closed or the event is sold out. To be added to the waiting list, please contact Tim Verigin at [email protected] with subject line "Waiting List: Tour of Zaber Technologies". Thank you.
Date: Thursday, July 25, 2019
Time: 11:00 AM–1:00 PM
Location: Zaber Technologies Inc., #2 - 605 West Kent Avenue N., Vancouver, BC
Presenter: Sofia Moreno, B.ASc.
Applications Engineering Team, Zaber Technologies Inc.

Albert David, B.Eng.
Applications Engineering Team, Zaber Technologies Inc.

Peter Tarrant, B.Eng., EIT
Applications Engineering Team, Zaber Technologies Inc.
Credit: 1 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: $10.00 including GST
Light refreshments will be served.
Contact: For more information, please contact [email protected].
Note: There are no clothing restrictions or protection equipment required. Dress code is casual. Also, there are several friendly dogs that are often at Zaber. They will be kept close to their owners during your visit, but please feel free to approach them if you are comfortable.

Due to the extremely limited spots available on this tour, guest registration is unavailableis for this event. Thank you for understanding.
Join the applications engineering team at Zaber Technologies for an introduction to the basics of precision motion control. They will illustrate important considerations in the use of positioning devices, present application examples demonstrating the control of some sample systems, and introduce their new linear motor devices. Finally, they will give a tour of the Zaber Technologies facility where their devices are designed and built. Light refreshments will be served.

About Zaber Technologies

Zaber Technologies designs and manufactures precision motion control devices with optional integrated controllers and encoders. This workshop will be useful to engineers and scientists interested in learning more about accurate and precise motion control and to those who would like to discuss their own applications. Applications include photonics and optics, life sciences, microscopy, and industrial automation.

About the Presenters

Sofia Moreno, B.ASc.

Applications Engineering team, Zaber Technologies Inc.

Sofia graduated from UBC with a B.A.Sc. in engineering physics, and has been at Zaber for 5 years. Her areas of specialization include photonics and optics, imaging applications, and metrology.

Albert David, B.Eng.

Applications Engineering Team, Zaber Technologies Inc.

With a B.Eng. in electrical engineering from UVIC, Albert’s areas of specialization include vacuum applications, microscopy, and life sciences.

Peter Tarrant, B.Eng., EIT

Applications Engineering Team, Zaber Technologies Inc.

Peter has recently graduated from BCIT with a B.Eng. in mechanical engineering.



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