ISA National Scholarship Application Deadline Looming

Educators – Members—spread the word! ISA Educational Foundation Scholarships are awarded to college or university students who demonstrate outstanding potential for long-range contribution to the fields of automation and control. The scholarship awards support tuition and related expenses and research … Continue reading

Scholarship applications are being accepted by ISA Process Measurement and Control Division (PMCD)

Applications Due by 30 November The ISA Process Measurement and Control Division (PMCD) is accepting scholarship applications for 2014/2015. Applicants must be nominated by PMCD members and be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program related to process measurement and … Continue reading

Message from the president

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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