Adept Technology to Host Annual Systems Integrator Summit

PLEASANTON, Calif., Oct. 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent robots, autonomous mobile robot solutions, and services, today announced that it will host its 2014 Systems Integrator Summit in Pleasanton, California, October 7-9. This annual event will showcase Adept's newest products and technologies, and feature an industry-expert keynote speaker from Flextronics, leading worldwide electronics design, fabrication, assembly, and test company.

"Adept's annual Systems Integrator Summit is a valuable learning event for automation systems specialists," said Terry Hannon, chief business development and strategy officer at Adept. "It's a chance to get hands-on time with our newest enabling robotics products and to discuss key industry developments with other automation experts. The aim is for systems integrators to come away with a broader tool set of robots that opens new, high-growth market opportunities."

Adept President and CEO Rob Cain will provide opening remarks on October 8th, followed later in the day with a keynote presentation from Jeff Baird, Flextronics' vice president of worldwide automation. The event's technical and business sessions will cover new industrial robot product introductions and the latest in autonomous intelligent vehicle (AIV) technology. Other activities will include live product demonstrations and networking time.

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About Adept Technology, Inc.

Adept is a global, leading provider of intelligent robots, autonomous mobile robot solutions, and services that enable customers to achieve precision, speed, quality and productivity in their assembly, handling, packaging, testing, and logistical processes. With a comprehensive portfolio of high-performance motion controllers, application development software, vision-guidance technology and high-reliability robot mechanisms with autonomous capabilities, Adept provides specialized, cost-effective robotics systems and services to high-growth markets including medical, electronics, food and semiconductor; as well as to traditional industrial markets including machine tool automation and automotive components. More information is available at

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