Bill Dugary (left) receives engraved silver plate from incoming president Fred Capanna to commemorate Bill’s two years of service as president of the Philadelphia Section.
As the new Philly Section President, I want to start by thanking Bill Dugary for his service as our previous president. Bill has done an excellent job re-invigorating our section. If you look at some of the speakers and topics we have had over the past two years, I think you would agree they’ve been excellent.
He also expanded our participation in related community and educational activities, such as Future Cities, ISPE meetings, and local training seminars.
We have a great core of leaders. At our recent kickoff meeting, they generated some innovative ideas to keep the momentum going.
For example, we will continue to have quality speakers with industry experts in the ever changing automation field. Continue reading
Early in the meeting Terry Ives, 2013 international ISA president, recounted his experiences with ISA along with the objectives he hopes to achieve during his current tenure. He also introduced this year’s $1000 scholarship recipient, Zachary Talbot–a 4.0 GPA student … Continue reading
For a printable copy, click here Network Security in Automation Systems The world’s manufacturing, energy and transportation infrastructures are currently facing a serious security crisis. These critical systems are largely based on legacy SCADA and Industrial Control System (ICS) products … Continue reading
The tour part of this event is sold out, but the dinner and social parts are still very much open for registration. For a printable copy, click here The 15-20 minute tours will be given by Scott Dietrich, VP of Brewery … Continue reading
Much noise is being made today about “Cloud Computing.” To the IT folks this name was inspired by the cloud symbol that’s often used to represent the Internet in flow charts and diagrams. It means that data is stored in … Continue reading
November 2012 Philadelphia ISA regular meeting For a printable copy of this flyer in PDF format, click here. Six engineering scholarships to be awarded, apply by November 19, click for information Free local ISA-Sponsored fieldbus seminar, click for information Review of ISA … Continue reading