ISA Hamilton Section
February 2013 -  Updates & News

FebruaryIn This Issue:

1 - Our February Membership Meeting
2 - Save The Dates
3 - Join Us on Social Media
4 - Privacy Policy


Our Upcoming Membership Meeting

Date: Tuesday - February 26th, 2013
Time: 6:00 PM  -  Networking and Dinner
6:30 PM  -  Membership Meeting & Presentation
RSVP: ISA Hamilton Section cordially invites you to participate in a unique opportunity to network with Industry Experts and your Automation Peers. In addition to an interesting and informative presentation, a complementary luncheon/meal will be provided. (Don't forget to advise us of any dietary restrictions you might have) 
Please RSVP by Monday morning - February 25th (or sooner) to allow us sufficient time to organize the meal and any dietary restrictions.
To confirm your attendance,  choose one of the following....
(1) Send an e-mail message to our Program Chairman (Jerry Gelata) at
(2) Send a telefax with your confirmation to (905) 332-4127
(2) Submit the Meeting Attendance Confirmation form which you access by clicking on this link: 
++ RSVP by Monday morning - February 25th or sooner ++
McMaster University
Engineering Technology Building - Room 227
1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario
Map & Parking Directions (JPG)

Electrical Transients:  Causes, Effects and Solutions


The 4 key elements that all customers and users need to understand in order to make an educated and informed decision when purchasing Surge Protection devices.

  • Application: Choosing the correct size, filtering and fusing for Industrial, Commercial, Institutional and Mining applications

  • Specification: how to determine the capabilities and performance of any given Surge Protection Device

  • Installation: Where is the best location for your Surge Protection Devices in order to maximize performance

  • Warranty: what to look for in a warranty to make sure you are protected long term

Speaker: Tim Dakers - National Sales & Marketing Manager - Total Protection Solutions

Total Protection SolutionsTim Dakers has held the position of National Sales Manager and Marketing Manager at International Innovative Systems for over 10 years. Former President of Current Control Technologies and has been in the electrical industry since 1983. Tim’s commitment and focus is on surge protection devices (SPD’s), their application, specification and installation best practices.  He is a recognized voice in the industry and speaks nationally to Canada’s leading engineering firms, electrical associations and distributors. He is a member in good standing with the Niagara Electrical League and Alberta Electrical League.


Save The Dates

Mark your Calendar, Save these Dates and be sure to join us.
Wednesday - April 3, 2013 ISA Hamilton EXPO 2013
Tuesday - April 30, 2013 Membership Meeting
Friday - May 24, 2013 Golf Tournament
Tuesday - May 28, 2013 Annual General Meeting


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