The Technical Workshop about Automatization organized by ASPLARSEM (Spanish Association of selection and recovery of municipal waste containers) took place on 7 and 8 October 2015, in the Auditorium of the Centre of Tractament of Residus Municipals Gavà-Viladecans.
As part of this conference, the CEO of Sadako Eugenio Garnica gave a presentation about Wall-B, our municipal waste sorting robot with direct application to the recovery of packaging waste, generating high interest by the more than 100 attendees to the conference, directors and technical managers of the leading companies and waste operators in Spain as well as representatives of institutions and public bodies of across the country.
On the workshop, issues related to the implementation of robotic arms, the recognition devices with artificial vision and the advantages and opportunities of automatization were discussed with the active involvement of the participants in discussions and analysis. Attendees could also take a guided tour of the packaging plant of the Centre of Tractament Residus Municipals.
This event certainly had notably success of assistance, interest and impact, for which we congratulate ASPLARSEM and the host company SEMESA, thanking them for the opportunity to participate as speakers.