NATICK, MA, USA October 31, 2011
Cognex to Webcast Conference Presentations
NATICK, MA, October 31, 2011 — Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) announced today that Richard A. Morin, Executive Vice President and CFO of Cognex, will discuss the company’s performance and future prospects at two upcoming conferences:
- The Piper Jaffray Technology, Media and Telecommunications Conference, at The Westin New York at Times Square in New York, NY. Mr. Morin’s presentation will be on Tuesday, November 8, 2011, beginning at 9:30 a.m. eastern time.
The Robert W. Baird 2011 Industrial Conference, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago, IL. Mr. Morin’s presentation will be on Wednesday, November 9, 2011, beginning at 2:55 p.m. eastern time.
Internet users can listen to a real-time audio broadcast of each presentation or an archived replay on Cognex’s website at http://www.cognex.com/Investor.
Cognex Corporation (“the Company” or “Cognex”) invents and commercializes technologies that address some of the most critical manufacturing and distribution challenges. We are a leading global provider of machine vision products and solutions that improve efficiency and quality in high-growth-potential businesses across attractive industrial end markets. Our solutions blend physical products and software to capture and analyze visual information, allowing for the automation of manufacturing and distribution tasks for customers worldwide. Machine vision products are used to automate the manufacturing or distribution and tracking of discrete items, such as mobile phones, electric vehicle batteries and e-commerce packages, by locating, identifying, inspecting, and measuring them. Machine vision is important for applications in which human vision is inadequate to meet requirements for size, accuracy, or speed, or in instances where substantial cost savings or quality improvements are maintained.
Cognex is the world's leader in the machine vision industry, having shipped more than 4 million image-based products, representing over $10 billion in cumulative revenue, since the company's founding in 1981. Headquartered in Natick, Massachusetts, USA, Cognex has offices and distributors located throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia. For details, visit Cognex online at www.cognex.com.