Author Archive | Juliann Grant

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Nominate an ISA Society Officer Today

Every year, ISA’s volunteer leader organization needs to fill Society Officer vacancies to support the vision and future of ISA as a Society.  Anyone can nominate an ISA leader, as long as they meet specific criteria: Candidates must be a Senior, Life Senior, Fellow, Life Fellow, or Honorary Member of ISA. You may refer to the Member […]

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Automation Week: Partners Technical Content Line Up

It’s a BIG week here in Orlando!! We wanted to share with you some highlights of our partner activity at Automation Week: ARC Advisory Group: Booth #863 Session at 9:30 – 11am Paula Hollywood presents “Taking Remote Operations Management to the Next Level” Room 204A -Tuesday Session at 1:30 – 3 pm Barry Young presents […]

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Getting Results from Social Media

This session is in the Human Performance Track: Getting Results from Social Media Presenter: Jon DiPietro, Domesticating IT Abstract: It’s not enough to participate in social media, and it’s not even enough to understand its workings and implications inside and out. More and more, first impressions will be made not by cover letters, resumes, and handshakes, […]

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Video: Overview of the Parts of The ISA-95 Standard

The ANSI/ISA-95 Standard is currently divided among 5 parts with plans for a 6th part. Each of these “Parts” has a different focus, and with roughly 300 pages each, that can seem confusing. The folks at Avid Solutions put together a quick video that will hopefully give you a taste for the contents of each and […]

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Alarm Floods and Their Connection to Plant Incidents

This session is in the Safety/Environmental Performance Track: Safety Systems: Solving Today’s Toughest Applications Presented By: Mr. Dustin Beebe, ProSys Read Bio Mr. Steve Ferrer, ProSys Read Bio Mr. Darwin Logerot, ProSys Read Bio Abstract: Investigations of many catastrophic plant events have shown alarm flooding to have been significant distractions for the operators just prior to the incident. This connection […]

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