FieldComm Group to Participate in ARC Industry Forum in Orlando

By FieldComm Group

Jan 03, 2017

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FieldComm Group will participate in ARC Advisory Group’s upcoming Industry Forum in Orlando, FL, Feb. 6-9, 2017. The event will bring together leading authorities on manufacturing, industrial automation, and associated disciplines.

Founded in 1986 and based in Dedham, MA, ARC Advisory Group is a leading technology research and advisory firm for industry. ARC provides in-depth coverage of both information technologies (IT) and operational technologies (OT) and related business trends.

This year’s forum theme is “Industry in Transition: Realizing the Digital Enterprise” and will include workshops, keynotes, presentations, and panel discussions will delve into a number of key topics of interest to the automation industry. These include:

  • the role of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) in the plants of the future

  • open process automation initiatives

  • industrial cyber security challenges

  • approaches for reducing today’s rapidly escalating project costs

  • using analytics to gain value from today’s proliferation of field and asset data

  • communicating the importance of unified field device management

FieldComm Group President and CEO Ted Masters said, “Our organization looks forward to the opportunity to discuss how FOUNDATION Fieldbus, HART and FDI play an important role in digital transformation for IIoT and Industrie 4.0. These technologies have provided a connected framework using intelligent field devices to reduce waste, improve safety and increase operational efficiency for over 25 years.”

If you are planning to attend the event and would like to meet with FieldComm Group representatives, please contact marketing@fieldcommgroup.org.

For more information or to register for the event, please visit the Industry Forum Page on the ARC Advisory Group website.