The PROFIBUS & PROFINET 2015 Conference

Audience engaged at PROFIBUS Conferenceaddressed matters such as manufacturing improvements, industrial infra-structure and skills, and why investment in standards such as PROFIBUS  & PROFINET remain key to growth and prosperity.

Click on the links in the Programme below to view/download the presentations:

Programme Day 1 – Tuesday 23rd June

Time Stream   1    Main Conference Stream   2     Workshops
Chairman Bob Squirrell
09.00-09:10 Welcome and introduction: Bob Squirrell, Chairman, The PROFIBUS User Group, UK (B)
09:10-9:50 C01 – Industry 4 – A Revolution – Simon Keogh – Siemens
9:50-10:30 C02 – The future of PROFIBUS and PROFINET technology, Xaver Schmidt, PI’s PROFINET Expert
Refreshment / Exhibition break
Chairman Peter Thomas
11:30-12:15 C03 – PROFINET for Machine Builders & OEMs – Xaver Schmidt PI W01 – Basics of setting up PROFIBUS-DP networks, Xiu Ji, MMUWatch this space for the slide presentation
12:15-13:00 C04 – Avoiding pitfalls in PROFINET RT and IRT Node Implementation Hans Dermot Doran Zürich University of Applied Sciences
Lunch & Exhibition break
Chairman Derek Lane
14:00-14:45 C05 – The specification and use of Profibus networks in the UK water industry – Roger Marlow WIMES W02 – PROFINET Benefits – Andy Williams, Siemens
14:45-15:30 C06 – HART and Profibus – Walter Stoops, Pepperl+Fuchs
Refreshment & Exhibition break
16:00-16:45 C07 – PROFIcloud and PROFINET – Lutz Hermann PHOENIX Contact W03 – PROFIBUS diagnostics & monitoring – Andy Verwer, VTC and Dave Tomlin, Hitex
16:45-17:30 C08 – Updated Planning and Commissioning Guidelines for PROFINET – Xaver Schmidt PI

 Programme Day 2 – Wednesday 24th June

Time Stream   1    Main Conference Stream   2    Workshops
Chairman Mark Freeman
09:00-09:45 C09 – PROFIBUS and PROFINET in a safety related system – Mark Carter, BAE Systems W04 – PROFINET in Process Automation – Pete Brown
09:45-10:30 C10 – Benefits and Future of PROFIdrive with Case Study – Andreas Uhl, Siemens
Refreshment / Exhibition break
11:30-12:15 C11 – PROFIsafe, Considerations for Functional Safety and Security – Pete Brown, Siemens W05 – Basics of setting up PROFINET-PA networks
12:15-13:00 C12 – PROFINET Diagnostics during the entire life cycle of production lines at AUDI – Bernd Kremer
Lunch & Exhibition break
Chairman Derek Lane
14:00-14:45 C13 – PROFIBUS and PROFINET Network Design – Andy Verwer
  1. W06 – Design and function of a functional earth system in copper-based networks.
  2. W07 – PROFINET Diagnostics Workshop.

René Heidl, Indu-Sol GmbH & Peter Thomas, Control Specialists Ltd.

14:45-15:30 C14 – PROFIBUS and PROFINET – A perfect match made in Kalsruhe – James Powell Siemens Canada
Refreshment & Exhibition break
16:15  Last chance to view the exhibition
17:00 Close Close


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