When robots mean more jobs

Loepp, Don
November 2017
Plastics News;11/13/2017, Vol. 28 Issue 34, p0001
Trade Publication
The article focuses on training of workers in robotics provided by BSD Industries through the Arthur M. Brazier Foundation. Topics covered include the role of electrical industrial automation/robotics engineer Trista Bonds in establishing BSD, background of BSD which stands for "building self determination" as a social enterprise, and the apprenticeship program under BSD.


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