Thomas Knauer

Thomas Knauer

VP Marketing
Omron STI

More than 25 years experience in the industrial automation industry, with equipment/solution suppliers including GE Fanuc, Parker Hannifin and Omron STI. Focus on product management and business development for advanced safety sensing products including laser scanners and 3D systems. Recent activities include work on current and future safety sensing to support collaborative robots and mobile robots. Lead Omron STI's activities to evaluate and understand changes in robot technologies and the marketplace, and help direct Omron's safety technology development path based on this information.