About BARA

BARA (British Automation & Robot Association) promotes the use of, and assists in the development of Industrial Robots and Automation in British industry.  It provides strong support to assist with the growth of the automation sector in the UK, as well as having a presence overseas at the International Federation of Robotics.

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Machine Vision Conference 2023

A comprehensive programme of technical seminars and innovations from world leading industrial vision companies.

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PPMA Show 2022

Book today to exhibit at the UK’s largest processing & packaging machinery event at the NEC in September 2022.

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BARA Roundtable Webinars

View the latest upcoming or on-demand webinars from BARA

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Contact BARA

How to contact BARA.

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Introduction to Industrial Robots

Industrial Robot terminology and uses

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Automation Explained

Read about automation and industrial robots

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Technology Finder

Search from 100s of processing equipment, packaging machinery and ancillary providers using our quick finder tool.

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Recruitment

Hire new employees or find your ideal role

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Integrator Certification

Robot Integrator Certification Scheme for your company and its employees

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BARA Events

Upcoming BARA Events

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Publications

Machinery Update, The Machinery Directory, Vision in Action, PPMA Group News (Members Only).

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Training & Seminars

Take advantage of a wide range of heavily subsidised training and seminars throughout the calendar year.

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17 May 2022
Artist Liz Wilson partners with Liverpool’s CNC Robotics to explore the symbiosis between humans and machines

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16 May 2022
CNC Robotics sets a date for 2022 Open House

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10 May 2022
Robots Help Reaching UN Goals of Sustainable Development

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18 Nov 2021
Materials Handling Automation Trends in Manufacturing Warehouses

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18 Nov 2021
The National Security and Investment Act – 4 January 2022

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11 Oct 2021
PPMA Show 2021 Celebrates Great Success

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25 Aug 2021
Glass experts see clear advantages with Kawasaki robots

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17 Aug 2021
Mobile Robots Revolutionize Industry: IFR releases paper “A Mobile Revolution”

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11 Aug 2021
New and improved National Security and Investment Act set to be up and running.

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22 Jul 2021
FANUC UK sets date for 2021 open house

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21 Jun 2021
PPMA’s flagship Show will go ahead in 2021

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02 Jun 2021
FREE Make UK Webinar: Reporting and Communications (29 June 2021)

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01 Jun 2021
IFR releases 2021 “World Robotics R&D Programmes” Global Report

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13 May 2021
FANUC’s new Robocut series has the cutting edge

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07 May 2021
FREE Make UK Webinar: ‘Net Zero and your supply chain’ (26 May 2021)

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