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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 Announces Technology Excellence Tracks at ISA Automation Week 2012'

Power Generation Industry Leaders Gather for ISA's 55th Annual POWID Symposium

Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA (14 June 2012) – The 55th Annual ISA Power Industry D ivision (POWID) Symposium celebrates another successful event in its 55-year history with attendees coming from as far away as Hawaii, Australia, the Netherlands and China. This year’s symposium, held in Austin, Texas, USA, 3–8 June, gave power generation industry leaders the opportunity to network with peers; to view the latest products and services, showcased by 28 industry vendors; and to attend presentations on the industry hot topics, focused around nuclear and fossil fuel power generation.

The ISA POWID Symposium provided professionals with information on the latest innovations in controls, instrumentation, cybersecurity, Smart Grid, regulatory issues and variable energy technologies. Attendees participated in technical sessions, interest group meetings, panel discussions, vendor exhibits and optional certified training sessions.

Upcoming ISA POWID Symposium Focus on Energy Security, Innovation in the Power Industry

Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA (16 May 2012) — The International Society of Automation (ISA) will hold the 55th Annual ISA Power Industry (POWID) Symposium (www.isa.org/powersymp) in Austin, Texas, USA, 3–8 June 2012. The event will feature two keynote speakers: Christopher Guith, vice president for policy at the US Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for 21st Century Energy, and Allan Wilson, president and CEO of Veros Systems, Inc. Guith’s presentation is focused on energy security, while Wilson discusses opportunities for innovation in power generation technology and applications.

For details on this Symposium please click www.isa.org/powersymp