Practical Aspects of PROFIBUS and PROFINET in Process Industries seminar is free to attend
*** Manchester, March 30th ***
Organised by PROFIBUS & PROFINET International UK (PI UK), this free-to-attend training event will be covering many of the key issues involved in the use of advanced network communications in Process and Hybrid Industry applications.
Covering the use of PROFIBUS and PROFINET in key application areas such as Pulp & Paper, Chemical, Utilities, Pharmaceutical, Oil & Gas today, it focuses on the practical aspects of using PROFIBUS and PROFINET in process industry applications from system design and hazardous area considerations through to maintenance and fault-finding. Attendance is free of charge to pre-registered delegates from the User community, i.e. companies that own, operate, design, build or maintain process plant.
About the Training Seminar
The seminar is ably presented by process industry communications specialists from PI UK member organisations. With 50% of the seminar time dedicated to live demonstrations and most of the remainder taken up with practical advice based on actual experience, the programme will be of great value to Instrument Technicians/Engineers, C&I Engineers and System Engineers involved in design, operation and maintenance of modern process plant.
The event will provide delegates with an excellent networking opportunity and the ability to speak to PI UK’s experts.
|09:15||Registration and refreshments|
|09:45||Welcome and introduction to the table top exhibitions||Andy Smith, Endress+Hauser|
|10:00||Profibus International and the basics of PROFIBUS and PROFINET||Mark Freeman, Siemens|
|10:20||PROFINET in Process||Peter Brown, Siemens|
|11:00||PROFIBUS & PROFINET system design for the Process Industry||Andy Verwer, Verwer Training and Consultancy|
|11.30||Coffee and exhibition|
|12:00||PROFIBUS commissioning and maintenance||Richard Needham, Hi-Port Controls|
|12:30||The effects of EMC on bus networks||Peter Thomas, Control Specialists|
|13:00||Lunch and exhibition|
|14.00||Device configuration and asset management tools||Phil Waterworth, Endress+Hauser|
|14:40||IIoT, Security & Ethernet Design||Peter Brown, Siemens|
|15:20||Summary and Questions||Andy Smith, Endress+Hauser|
And specifically for companies in the Factory Automation market …
Companies involved in advanced manufacturing and factory automation may be interested to attend another of PI UK’s events, to be held in Manchester the previous day, March 29th. Entitled Practical Aspects of PROFIBUS, PROFINET and IO-Link in Factory Automation, the event specifically addresses the key issues involved in the use of advanced network communications in industrial automation.