ISA Expo 2006: Automation, control professionals gather to exchange ideas, view latest products

By Control Engineering Staff October 11, 2006

Houston, TX —ISA Expo 2006 gets underway here next week, providing automation and control professionals a venue for dialogue, discussion, and discovery. The annual show and technical conference will give more than 15,000 professionals from around the globe that opportunity to interact, learn from industry experts, and test-drive best-in-class solutions from industry leaders and cutting-edge start ups.

Offering exhibits and program sessions that showcase advanced technologies, ISA Expo strives to provide the tools you need to get ahead and stay ahead in today’s marketplace. Features of this year’s event include:

  • Technical conference developed for industry professionals by industry professionals;

  • Continuing education from a recognized leader in unbiased vendor neutral automation education;

  • Keynote presentations delivered by industry leaders and open to all attendees;

  • Daily forums, also open to all, that provide an opportunity to participate in discussions on timely automation topics;

  • Automation standards briefings from ISA, OMAC, WBF, and other industry standards organizations (open to all);

  • Automation connections that put attendees in touch with ISA authors (open to all); and

  • Exhibition of more than 400 vendors, including specialty product pavilions on sensors, industrial communications, and environmental.

Click here to visit the ISA Expo 2006 Web site. A schedule of events follows:

ISA EXPO 2006 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Date Time Event
Monday, October 16 7 am – 3 pm Registration
8 am – 4 pm ISA Continuing Education and Training Courses
Tuesday, October 17 7 am – 5:30 pm Registration
8:30 -10 am Keynote Address: Peter Batey, Alliance Refinery for ConocoPhillips
8 am – 4 pm ISA Continuing Education and Training Courses
10 am – 5:15 pm ISA Expo 2006 Technical Conference
10 am – 5:30 pm ISA Expo 2006 Exhibition
11:45 am -1:15 pm Forums
Wednesday, October 18 7 am – 5:30pm Registration
9 -10 am Keynote Address/Rimbach Lecture: Dr. Trevor Kletz
8 am – 4 pm ISA Continuing Education and Training Courses
10 am – 5:15pm ISA Expo 2006 Technical Conference
10 am – 5:30 pm ISA Expo 2006 Exhibition
11 am – 2 pm YAPFEST 2006
11:45 am – 1:15 pm Forums
Thursday, October 19 7 am – 2:30 pm Registration
9 -10 am Keynote Address: Dick Morley, R. Morley Inc.
8 am – 4 pm ISA Continuing Education and Training Courses
10 am – 3:30 pm ISA Expo 2006 Technical Conference
10 am – 3:30 pm ISA Expo 2006 Exhibition
11:45 am – 1:15 pm Forums