David Dechow

With more than 35 years of experience, David Dechow is the founder and owner of Machine Vision Source (Salisbury, NC, USA), a machine vision integration firm. He has been the founder and owner of two successful machine vision integration companies. He is the 2007 recipient of the AIA Automated Imaging Achievement Award honoring industry leaders for outstanding career contributions in industrial and/or scientific imaging. 

Dechow is a regular speaker at conferences and seminars worldwide, and has had numerous articles on machine vision technology and integration published in trade journals and magazines. He has been a key educator in the industry and has participated in the training of hundreds of machine vision engineers as an instructor with the AIA Certified Vision Professional program.