Voices: Dave Perkon

Dave Perkon is technical editor for Control Design. He has engineered and managed automation projects for Fortune 500 companies in the medical, automotive, semiconductor, defense and solar industries.

Do machines dream?

What will happen to people, jobs and the economy as automation emerges from the shadows?

By Dave Perkon, technical editor
Feb 11, 2019

Technology will leave you behind if you try to stop it. Will automation and robots replace personnel? What is the reality of automation's effect on jobs in the manufacturing industry, and how is machine control affecting it? A machine builder’s or system integrator’s or automation supplier’s opinion might vary from that of the masses.

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