Setting the Standard for Automation™

The International Society of Automation (ISA) is a non-profit professional association of engineers, technicians, and management engaged in industrial automation. As the globally trusted provider of foundational standards-based technical resources for the profession, ISA strives to build a better world through automation.


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Sharing the Power of Our Automation Community

Sharing the Power of Our Automation Community


During the month of Sept., non-members can experience the power of the automation community.

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NY Lawmakers Reference 62443 in Proposed Bill

NY Lawmakers Reference 62443 in Proposed Bill


If passed, the bill’s measures would be applied to the state’s critical infrastructure facilities.

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Asset Integrity Mgmt. Perspectives

Asset Integrity Mgmt. Perspectives


A sustainable business strategy for plant assets adopting Industry 4.0 and 5.0 methodologies.

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Roles of DCS & SCADA in Digital Transformation

Roles of DCS & SCADA in Digital Transformation


Open architectures and enhanced cybersecurity requirements will shape future systems.

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Upcoming Events

ISA Digital Transformation Virtual Conference - Malaysia

Conference | 21 September 2021 | 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. GMT

Automation & Robotics in Industrial Inspection: Trends & Advances

Webinar | 5 October 2021 | 10:00–11:00 a.m. ET

Fast-Tracking Sustainability in Oil and Gas with No Code AI Solutions

Webinar | 12 October 2021 | 1:00–2:00 p.m. ET

ISA Cybersecurity Standards Implementation Virtual Conference

Conference | 19 October 2021 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ET

 ISA’s mission is to advance technical competence by connecting the automation community to achieve operational excellence.

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Become a Member

Become a Member


Join ISA to help build a better world through automation! ISA offers professional and student memberships with exciting benefits.

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Build your Career, Volunteer

Build your Career, Volunteer


ISA invites you to give back to the automation community in ways that optimize your skills and respect your busy schedule.

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Online Training Courses

Online Training Courses


Strengthen your skills as an automation professional with ISA’s training and education solutions designed to maximize productivity.

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Find ISA Standards

Find ISA Standards


Since 1949, ISA has helped automation professionals streamline processes and improve safety, efficiency and profitability. 

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Who Says Only Kids Can Go Back to School?

Who Says Only Kids Can Go Back to School?

Learn on your schedule with ISA's self-paced, modular training. Select any of the courses listed and try the first module—absolutely free!

Execute Projects with Confidence

Execute Projects with Confidence

Get real-world, practical lessons with ISA's Automation Project Management Specialist certificate.

Analyzing Cost Benefits of an MES Investment

Analyzing Cost Benefits of an MES Investment

Learn about MES systems and how they can yield a positive return on investment in this free white paper.

Plan Your Professional Development

Plan Your Professional Development

Use this free assessment tool to get matched with training courses, publications, standards, and more.

Gain a Basic Understanding of Process Control

Gain a Basic Understanding of Process Control

This book focuses on practical, real-world knowledge of process control systems.