Robotic Manufacturing Will Deliver Customization
Friday, March 11
5:00PM - 6:00PM
Westin Austin Downtown
310 E 5th ST
Tailors are our only options in this one size fits all world, but that will not always be the case. Body scanning technology is helping transform the way we tailor clothing and robotics are changing how it is made. New technology is finally allowing automation in the textile industry, an area ripe for innovation. This technology will drastically change the ease at which we have mass customization. Robots will sew precisely, quickly and at a lower cost. Additionally, the change in labor will bring manufacturing to local areas which lowers the cost of shipping to consumers.
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K. P. Reddy is a nationally recognized speaker for entrepreneurs and Fortune 5000 companies. His expertise in building companies for over 20 years has made him a sought-after speaker and advisor. ...Show the rest
K. P. Reddy is a nationally recognized speaker for entrepreneurs and Fortune 5000 companies. His expertise in building companies for over 20 years has made him a sought-after speaker and advisor. A wealth of knowledge in multiple areas, K.P. is a globally recognized expert on advanced technologies including BIM, collaborative communications, AI, semantics database, mobile applications and cloud computing.
Currently, he is general partner with CTW Venture Partners, a venture capital firm. He is also a managing partner with AMPIRIX, an analyst-research-consulting firm that recommends innovative solutions, identifies and launches new products, directs strategic acquisitions and forges corporate relationships. Prior to SoftWear, K.P. lead Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC), one of the top 10 incubators in the world and more than doubled the memberships.
A well-known serial entrepreneur, he has over 15 years experience in construction, engineering and technology. K.P. founded the Reddy Group in 1994 that developed applications on the web and mobile devices. Then in 1997 he founded Cereus Technology Partners, a world class ISP and application service provider which was acquired by Verso Technologies. By 2005, he had started RCMS group, a Parametric CAD company, which was acquired by NYSE: ARC.
K.P. has bootstrapped startups as well as fully run public companies. He has seen the entire cycle of what makes companies grow, establishing him as a business thought leader. It just isn’t possible to find a business model of which K.P. doesn’t have an informed opinion.
Innovative and aggressive, he advises leaders with intriguing topics such as: Your Culture Sucks Because You Suck, Why Big Companies Can’t Innovate, Disruption Is Not A Marketing Campaign, Why You’re Not a CEO, Yet… and Why Every Recent Grad Should Work at a Startup. Highly sought after due to his candid counsel to both startups and Fortune 1000 companies alike, he has been requested by organHide the rest