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Robotics Australia announced as an alliance partner of APPEX 24

Robotics Australia has become an alliance partner of APPEX 24 to help promote the role of robotics within the processing, packaging and manufacturing sectors.       


According to Nicci Rossouw, CEO Robotics Australia, robots are playing an ever-increasing role in primary and secondary processing & packaging in industries such as food & beverage, and shows like APPEX are important to showcase this capability to industry, and importantly show that adoption of this technology is not just the domain of large business.

Robotics Australia is pleased to be partnering with APPEX to help promote the use of Robotics and educate manufacturers on adoption strategies.

As part of the collaboration, Robotics Australia will be hosting sessions in the show theatre on Thursday March 14th. Both Sue Keay, Chair Board of Directors, and board member Nathan Kirchner, will be presenting, and covering topics and information to help manufacturers.

Jon Perry, Event Director of APPEX, expressed his enthusiasm about the partnership, emphasizing the significance of robotics in the processing & packaging sectors. Perry said, "every show the scale and depth of robotics grows. Partnering with Robotics Australia helps APPEX to offers an unparalleled platform for manufacturers to engage with robotics suppliers and foster collaboration within the industry."

About Robotics Australia

Robotics Australia Group is an incorporated not-for-profit organization set-up to act as the voice for Robotics in Australia. Robotics Australia is committed to building a sustainable robotics industry in Australia by supporting the entire robotics ecosystem, from the companies building robots to those researching and developing new technologies, robotics educators and enthusiasts, and the companies looking to adopt robots and robotics-related technologies.


APPEX 2024 is Australia's largest industry exhibition for the Processing and Packaging Sector. The event brings together 400 suppliers of processing and packaging technology, supply chain and traceability solutions, digital manufacturing, and industry 4.0, automation and robotics, and sustainable packaging and materials solutions. APPEX is owned by the Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association (APPMA). Mark your calendars for APPEX '24, taking place in Melbourne from 12th to 15th March 2024. To learn more please view the information on our website or contact Jon Perry, Event Director, APPEX on 0405 128 527 or via email at

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