• International Society of Automation News Release
    Contact: Jennifer Infantino
    +1 919-990-9287

    ISA announces Falcon Electric as an ISA Automation Week Partner

    On 30 April 2013, ISA and Falcon Electric will deliver a joint webinar on how to protect automation systems against costly power disruptions Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA (25 March 2013) - The International Society of Automation (ISA) announced today that Falcon Electric, Inc., a leading manufacturer of award-winning power protection and conversion solutions, is an ISA Automation Week Partner.

    Falcon Electric's partnership agreement with ISA ensures that the company and its solutions will gain privileged brand exposure and marketing promotion at ISA Automation Week 2013, the premier international event for automation and control professionals that will be held 5-7 November 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

    Register to attend free webinar co-developed by ISA and Falcon Electric 

    In addition, the partnership has paved the way for an educational webinar developed jointly through the input of subject matter experts from both companies. The seminar, "Protecting Automated Systems in Harsh Environments," to be held 30 April 2013 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., eastern standard time, will discuss how to protect automated systems against disruptive and costly power interruptions.

    This is a highly informative session, particularly valuable to help electrical design engineers, project managers and plant/maintenance operators better understand the power requirements of critical automation equipment, and learn how to improve system uptime and reliability. 

    "Falcon Electric is excited to become an ISA Automation Week Partner," says Ron Seredian, Vice President of Marketing for Falcon Electric. "Given that ISA Automation Week draws such a highly engaged group of automation and control professionals and decision-makers, we are eager to gain opportunities to promote our power protection expertise, and build a strong dialogue with attendees. In addition, our partnership with ISA enables us to explore new ways to collaborate with ISA and leverage our mutual strengths. Our joint webinar in April, focusing on the challenges of power protection in harsh environments, is a great example."

    "ISA is proud to welcome Falcon Electric as an ISA Automation Week Partner," states Jennifer Infantino, ISA's Manager of Marketing, Communications, and Corporate Partnerships. "We're eager for ISA members and the automation and control community at large to learn more about Falcon Electric's power solutions."

    Session presenters include  power industry veteran, Michael A. Stout, Vice President of Engineering at Falcon Electric, and a highly recognized authority on computer and industrial automation, and power conversion; and Lawrence (Larry) Thompson, an ISA subject matter expert and author who has extensive career and teaching background in electronics, measurement and control, and computer networking.

    To register, and gain more information on the webinar topic and the presenters, go to the webinar page on the ISA website. Reserve your seat today. 

    ISA Corporate Partnerships Program
    ISA's Corporate Partnerships Program offers companies customized packages, combining ISA products and services with marketing opportunities across all channels, and providing a streamlined approach to corporate sponsorship. Three partnership levels are offered: ISA Strategic Partners, ISA Corporate Partners, and ISA Automation Week Partners. The program, in its fourth year, is limited to a select group of companies at each level to maintain the highest level of visibility for each partner.

    Companies interested in learning about ISA's Corporate Partnerships Program should contact Jennifer Infantino at + 1 919-990-9287 or jenniferinfantino@isa.org.

    About Falcon Electric

    Headquartered in Irwindale, Calif., Falcon Electric, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of award-winning power protection and conversion solutions. For over 25 years, Falcon has been dedicated to offering the latest in technology, superior engineering standards, and unmatched technical support and customized solutions. Falcon is the only company to manufacturer UPSs, ac line regulators and frequency converters that carry a UL, cUL and CE listing to operate in harsh, extreme temperature environments.

    Today's industrial automation systems for oil & gas, manufacturing, transportation, alternative energy and security systems require the highest level of power protection and availability. Customers such as OXY, ConocoPhillips, Chevron, Rockwell Automation, Johnson Controls, Alcoa, ARINC, Worley Parsons, North Texas Tollroad Authority and CalTrans, depend on Falcon to protect their critical automated systems.

    For more information about Falcon Electric and its innovative products, call 800-842-6940 or email sales@falconUPS.com and/or visit www.FalconUPS.com.

    About ISA

    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 33,000 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).