ISA Automation Week 2013 announces technical program, event partners, and networking activities

Sept. 6, 2013
ISA Automation Week 2013, the premier conference for automation and control professionals is to be held 5-7 November at the Nashville Convention Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
The International Society of Automation (ISA) announced the technical program, event partners, and networking activities for ISA Automation Week 2013, the premier conference for automation and control professionals to be held 5-7 November at the Nashville Convention Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

Review the technical program and plan your schedule during the event
ISA makes it as easy as “one-two-three” to plan your schedule at ISA Automation 2013.

  1. First, review the ISA Automation Week 2013 technical program, which is now available  in pdf format. The finalized program will give you an opportunity to explore the various sessions and topics, review each day’s speakers and presentations, and discover all of the on-site activities and happenings.
  2. Next, review the schedule.
  3. In addition, our online scheduler enables you to better plan and organize your entire ISA Automation Week experience. You can search for specific sessions, create your personalized schedule, and export it to your favorite calendar software.

Stay tuned for a schedule of press conferences
ISA’s Automation Week partners (below) will be making some key announcements at the event. A complete schedule of these press conferences will be made available soon.

Meet the ISA Automation Week 2013 partners
Some of the automation and control community’s premier companies are partnering with ISA at ISA Automation Week 2013 to contribute to the technical program, provide specialty training courses, deliver engaging presentations, sponsor networking events, and introduce their latest services and solutions.

ISA partners include:

MAVERICK Technologies
MAVERICK Technologies--ISA's Premier Strategic Partner for Systems Integration--is the largest independent systems integrator in North America, and is a global leader in industrial automation, enterprise integration and strategic manufacturing solutions across a wide range of manufacturing and process industries. Leveraging its unique enterprise-wide perspective, improves performance for greater safety, efficiency and overall profitability. Visit

Honeywell Process Solutions
Honeywell Process Solutions has been a pioneer in industrial automation control for more than 30 years, with now more than 30,000 installations in over 8000 sites globally. Honeywell's expertise and innovation help industries around the world perform more efficiently, protect the environment, and keep people and assets safe and secure.

OSIsoft delivers the PI System, the industry standard in enterprise infrastructure, for management of real-time data and events. With installations in 107 countries spanning the globe, the OSIsoft PI System is used in manufacturing, energy, utilities, life sciences, data centers, facilities, and the process industries. Visit

In business since 1998, aeSolutions is a complete supplier of performance-based process safety engineering and automation solutions. The company’s professional engineers and specialists understand every aspect of assessment, definition, project execution, and operations and maintenance relative to business continuity. Visit

ARC Advisory Group
Founded in 1986, ARC Advisory Group is the leading research and advisory firm for the industry. ARC’s coverage of technology is comprehensive, including business systems, product and asset lifecycle management, supply chain management, operations management, and automation systems. Visit

The world’s leading provider of integrated calibration solutions, Beamex develops, manufactures and markets calibration equipment, software, systems and services for the calibration and maintenance of process instruments. Since the establishment of Beamex in 1975, the company has focused solely on calibration. Over 10,000 customers in life science, power and energy, food and beverage and oil, gas and petrochemical markets use Beamex products and services to improve the quality and efficiency of the entire calibration process.

Eaton is a diversified power management company providing energy-efficient solutions that help its customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical power. A global technology leader, Eaton acquired Cooper Industries plc in 2012. Visit.

Since 1986, ExperTune has created award-winning optimization software that is used throughout the world to increase efficiency of processes. The company’s PlantTriage Control Loop Monitor oversees optimization of entire plants. Visit

Falcon Electric
Headquartered in Irwindale, Calif., Falcon Electric, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of award-winning power protection and conversion solutions. Falcon offers the latest in technology, superior engineering standards, and unmatched technical support and customized solutions.

ISA partners to present at Attendee Networking Hub
During the afternoons of Tuesday, 5 NovemberWednesday, 6 November, and Thursday, 7 November, ISA partners will be conducting a variety of informative presentations in the Attendee Networking Hub theaters. (View the online schedule for a detailed, hour-by-hour schedule of partner presentations planned.) 

Located adjacent to the conference session rooms, the Attendee Networking Hub is a central stop at ISA Automation Week 2013 for:

  • Expert presentations on supplier technology and issues affecting automation professionals
  • Hands-on learning and product demonstrations on equipment provided by
  • leading suppliers who partner with ISA
  • Gatherings with colleagues and peers or just taking a break
  • Engaging networking receptions

Online resources available now…

  • Visit to gain more details, including the full technical program, author resources, solutions providers, attendee resources, the complete conference schedule, hotel arrangements and more. For immediate assistance, call +1 919-549-8411.