Ray Rubocki is a Senoir Manufacturing Engineer-Controls for Eaton's Cooper Power Systems. Rubocki has been involved with designing, building, improving, maintaining, programming, documenting and operating automated machinery for various companies, including Rexnord, Johnson Controls – Battery, Infinite Systems, ABB Robotics, Kearney & Trecker and GAF. His automation projects have included robots, CNC machining centers, vision systems, industrial networks, PLCs, computers, pneumatics, hydraulics, motor controllers, spray systems, welding, material handling and assembly. Rubocki earned his BS in electrical engineering technology from Bradley University in 1974. He has been an SME member since 1984, is the 2013 chair of SME Chapter 4 - Milwaukee and is the current chair of the Automated Manufacturing and Assembly Community and former chair of the Robotics & Flexible Machinery Tech Group.