International Society of Automation News Release
ISA Announces Technology Excellence Tracks at ISA Automation Week 2012
Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA (30 July 2012) - The International Society of Automation (ISA) announced today its two Technology Excellence tracks: Security Technology and Wireless Technology that will take place at ISA Automation Week 2012: Technology and Solutions Event. The annual conference is scheduled for 24–27 September 2012, at the Orange County Convention Center, West Concourse, in Orlando, Florida, USA.
The Security Technology track covers security issues that have affected industry over the last year, how the issues affect plant operations and how to avoid them. The Wireless Technology track offers information focused on new techniques that are related to wireless technologies, including emerging technologies and critical applications.
“One of the most valuable investments industrial companies can make is in industrial automation. Yet many industrial automation projects do not appear to provide the business value they should,” said Program Chair, Peter G. Martin.
“The ISA Automation Week technical program has been developed to demonstrate the value industrial companies can realize by driving operational excellence through their automation talent, systems and technologies.
ISA Automation Week also offers four Operational Excellence tracks: Control Performance, Asset Performance, Human Performance and Safety and Environmental Performance. For complete details on both the Operational Excellence Tracks and the Technology Excellence Tracks, please visit www.isaautomationweek.org.
About ISA Automation Week
ISA Automation Week is a technical conference that includes three full days of sessions; poster sessions; a dedicated Technician Day; an expansive Solutions Provider Showcase; technology solutions theaters on the Showcase floor offering standards briefings, author briefings and supplier presentations; and networking and social events.
ISA Automation Week Partners include ARC Advisory Group, Cooper Bussmann Wireless, Invensys and MAVERICK Technologies; ISA Corporate Partners are c3controls, Honeywell Process Solutions and OSIsoft, LLC. For more information about the ISA Corporate Partnerships Program, visit www.isa.org/partnershipsoverview. For more information about ISA Automation Week, visit www.isaautomationweek.org.
Founded in 1945, the International Society of Automation (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 conferences and exhibitions for automation professionals. ISA is the founding sponsor of the Automation Federation (www.automationfederation.org).