While stagnation, debt crisis, an aging society and engineering shortages in Europe are creating structural problems, emerging Asia will recover more quickly to become the largest PLC market from 2016 onwards.
Joe Weiss' annual ICS Cyber Security Conference will be held in association with Georgia Tech Research Institute October 21-24 in Atlanta, GA. The 2013 conference provides four days for Operations, Control Systems and IT Security professionals to connect on SCADA, DCS and PLC cyber security.
The advance program for the ISA Marketing and Sales Summit, 2013 edition, is now available with descriptions of master classes, breakout sessions, and topics galore in the only gathering of its kind in the automation industry.
The Automation Federation, a wholly owned subsidiary of ISA, the International Society of Automation, has partnered with NIST, the National Institute for Standards and Technology, and the White House to draft an Executive Order concerning cybersecurity for critical infrastructure