Contact: Jennifer Infantino
ISA POWID Division Symposium Celebrates 50 Years
Research Triangle Park, NC (14 February 2007) – This summer, ISA will host the 50th POWID Symposium. The symposium is held in partnership with EPRI, and is also considered the 17th Annual Joint ISA POWID/EPRI Controls and Instrumentation Conference. The annual event will be held 10-15 June at the Sheraton Station Square Hotel in Pittsburgh, PA.
The conference will provide power industry leaders with information on the latest innovations in instrumentation, automation, security and business systems technology.
To mark its 50th anniversary, the symposium will feature a Sunday evening reception, a Tuesday night anniversary dinner, a spouse’s itinerary, and a keepsake gift for all attendees.
The Power Division of ISA has held a conference annually at various locations across the USA and Canada. The conference has become an international event with participants from around the world. In 1992, EPRI (Electric Power Research Institute) came on board as a co-sponsor of the event. In addition to the technical sessions, the conference also hosts various interest group meetings, ISA Power Plant Standards working group meetings, and vendor exhibits.
For more information, or to register for the event, visit www.isa.org/powersymp or call (919) 549-8411.
Founded in 1945, ISA (www.isa.org) is a leading, global, nonprofit organization that is setting the standard for automation by helping over 30,000 worldwide members and other professionals solve difficult technical problems, while enhancing their leadership and personal career capabilities. Based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, ISA develops standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; and hosts the largest conference and exhibition for automation professionals in the Western Hemisphere. ISA is the founding sponsor of The Automation Federation (www.automationfederation.org).