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Contact: Jennifer Infantino
ISA's 54th International Instrumentation Symposium Slated for May in Pensacola Beach
Research Triangle Park, NC (7 November 2007) - The 54th annual ISA International Instrumentation Symposium, recognized as the leading forum for discussion of new and innovative instrumentation techniques and applications, will be held 5-8 May 2008 at the Hilton Pensacola Beach Gulf Front Hotel in Pensacola Beach, Florida.
The symposium will include paper sessions, short courses, tutorials, and a student presentation competition. The abstract submittal deadline for papers is 15 November, and papers that are presented at the conference will be considered for publication in the ISA technical journal "ISA Transactions." The event is sponsored by the Aerospace, Process Measurement and Control, and Test Measurement divisions of ISA. The event will also include social events, an exhibit, and a technical tour of the area.
Industry experts will present papers on important topics like electronic instrumentation, wireless technology, cyber and homeland security, aerospace systems, process measurement and control, safety instrumented systems, calibration, measurement standards, and power station, radiation, and nuclear instrumentation.
For more information about the symposium, visit www.isa.org/iis 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).