Tips and techniques for improving OCR/OCV

September 16, 2014

Optical character recognition (OCR) and optical character verification (OCV) technologies offer many advantages in automation applications. They also involve some inherent challenges, which this webcast will help you to overcome. Expert speaker Michal Goc will compare on-label and direct-part marking, and describe ways in which you can improve the odds of a successful read. He will discuss illumination techniques for printed labels, dot pin characters, and laser marked characters. In addition, he will cover the preprocessing of images for better readability, and explain the use of software tools and techniques.


Making accurate measurements with machine vision software

September 4, 2014

In this webcast viewers will learn how to use machine vision to solve metrology tasks in factory automation and offline inspection applications. We will show how to choose the proper calibration and image processing techniques in order to obtain accurate results. Please join us for this webcast, sponsored by MVTec.


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Choosing components for intelligent transportation systems

July 22, 2014

Intelligent transportation systems depend on the interoperation of sophisticated OEM components. This expert webcast will provide guidance on how to choose such components—including illumination systems, cameras, interfaces, and software—for high-performance vehicle inspection and tracking applications.  Please join us for this webcast sponsored by Cognex Corporation, Point Grey, Teledyne DALSA, and Pleora Technologies.


3D Machine Vision - the key to automation

July 17, 2014

When it comes to the automation industry, machine vision continues to grow increasingly important. Without machine vision, automation is not possible. This webcast, sponsored by MVTec and presented by speaker Johannes Hiltner, will take a look at how software for 3D machine vision plays a decisive role in using cameras for automation applications.


Advanced imaging in science and medicine

June 16, 2014

This webcast, sponsored by Cognex, Point Grey, Teledyne DALSA, and UTC Aerospace Systems, will explain the impact of imaging hardware and software—with special emphasis on how to capture, process and display very large images.