ISA Hamilton Section
 
October 2011 -  Meeting Notice & Update
 

October ColoursIn This Issue:

1 - Our October Membership Meeting
2 - 2011/2012 Season - Executive Board
3 - Privacy Policy


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Our Upcoming Membership Meeting

Date: Tuesday - October 25th, 2011
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 Friday morning - September 21st (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 program@isahamilton.com
(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: http://www.isahamilton.com/form/meetings.html 
++ RSVP by Friday - September 21st or sooner ++
Venue: ABB Canada (Burlington)
3450 Harvester Road, Burlington, Ontario
Google Maps >>  Map/Directions to ABB
Subject:

Cellular Applications for SCADA

 

Traditional systems of using leased-line or dial-up modems for wide-area network SCADA applications are being phased out in favor of lower-cost higher bandwidth WANs.  However, the wireless technologies offered today are rapidly evolving and often confusing.  Point to Point/Multipoint private wireless systems, offer some benefits over legacy telephone wire systems, but require line-of-sight design over a crowded frequency range.  We will discuss existing and emerging cellular technology with application examples from some key verticals such as petrochemical, tank monitoring, fleet management and smart-energy industries.  We will have a live demonstration of a a Web-Enabled PLC system monitored and controlled over a Cellular link.

Speaker: Tim Munro - Regional Automation Manager - Anixter Canada
 

Tim s a native of Stratford Ontario and graduated in 1989 with diplomas in Electrical and Control Systems Technology.  Working in the Industrial Automation industry for the last 20 years with Manufacturers and Distributors of Industrial Automation Technology, he has gained expertise in Motion Control, PLCs, SCADA systems and networks.  Tim currently is National Sales Manager for Industrial Automation at Anixter Canada, teaches Automation at Sheridan College, and is serving as Vice-President of the ISA Toronto Section


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Our Executive Board for the 2011/2012 Season

President Kenneth Hamilton  

Executive Board

Vice-President Graham Nasby  
Treasurer Alice Kelly  
Secretary Bob Popek  
Past-President Jerry Gelata  

Please checkout our web site and visit the Executive Board web page for the complete listing of the Executive Board members and the committee team for the 2011/2012 season..


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Your Subscription & Privacy

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