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ISA Announces Advanced Process Control Techniques Track at ISA Automation Week 2011

Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA (10 August 2011) - The International Society of Automation (ISA) announced today the offerings of its Advanced Process Control Techniques Track at ISA Automation Week 2011: Technology and Solutions Event, which will take place in Mobile, Alabama, USA, 17-20 October 2011, at the Arthur R. Outlaw Convention Center. The Advanced Process Control Techniques Track offers in-depth sessions focused on techniques and applications of advanced control, including classical advanced applications (ratio, override), model predictive control, methods for diagnosing control system health, applications for optimizing process performance and more.

The Advanced Process Control Techniques Track session titles include:

"ISA's expanded annual conference offers an extraordinary opportunity for automation and control professionals to learn from the best in the field. Industry's brightest professionals across all functions will meet in Mobile, Alabama, to share their expertise and experiences. This track will give attendees the in-depth knowledge of process control techniques and applications that will bring them up-to-date on the latest technical information and how they can apply it on the job," said ISA Automation Week 2011 Program Chair, Greg McMillan, of Emerson Process Management.

Complete details of each Advanced Process Control Techniques Track session are now available online or at

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 Supplier Showcase; technology solutions theaters on the Supplier Showcase floor offering standards briefings, author briefings and supplier presentations; and networking and social events.

ISA Automation Week Partners include ARC Advisory Group, ExperTune, GE Intelligent Platforms, Georg Fischer Piping Systems, Kepware Technologies, Mitsubishi Electric and Schneider Electric. ISA Strategic Partner, Test and Measurement is Fluke Corporation. GE Energy, Honeywell Process Solutions and OSIsoft, LLC are ISA Corporate Partners. For more information about the ISA Corporate Partnerships Program, visit

For more information about ISA Automation Week, visit

About ISA

Founded in 1945, the International Society of Automation ( 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 (