ISA Announces Series of Press Conferences at its Upcoming

ISA Automation Week Technology and Solutions Event

October 09, 2013: The International Society of Automation (ISA) announces that a series of press conferences will be conducted during the afternoon of Monday, 4 November 2013, the day before the ISA Automation Week Technology Event officially opens in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

Leading automation and control experts, authors, innovators and thought leaders across the globe will attend ISA Automation Week 2013, 5-7 November 2013 in Nashville to demonstrate how to fully leverage the power and potential of automation solutions.

A series of nine, twenty-minute press conferences—eight by ISA’s Automation Week partner companies and one by the ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute—will take place from 1:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. at Room 206 at the Nashville Convention Center. A welcome reception for the press (also in Room 206) will immediately follow the last press conference.

ISA’s Automation Week partners are premier companies within the automation and control marketplace that are contributing to the event by enriching the technical program, providing specialty training courses, delivering thought-provoking presentations, sponsoring networking events, and showcasing their latest services and solutions.

Press Conference Schedule – Monday, 4 November 2013

1:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.
MAVERICK Technologies
Topic: A business development announcement

1:50 p.m. – 2:10 p.m.
Honeywell Process Solutions

2:10 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

2:30 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.
Topic: Newly patented technology that will leverage facility data from risk assessment to operations

2:50 p.m. – 3:10 p.m.
ARC Advisory Group Topic: Supplier relationship announcement

3:10 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

3:30 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.
Eaton (Cooper Industries)
Topic: Exploring the value of Eaton’s acquisition of Cooper Industries

3:50 p.m. – 4:10 p.m.
Topic: The integration of Metso and ExperTune

4:10 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute

4:30 p.m. – 5:00
Welcome reception for the press

Reminder: ISA partners also to present at Attendee Networking Hub

During the afternoons of Tuesday, 5 November, Wednesday, 6 November, and Thursday, 7 November, ISA partners will be conducting a variety of informative presentations in the Attendee Networking Hub theaters. (View the online schedule for a detailed, hour-by-hour schedule of partner presentations planned.)

Located adjacent to the conference session rooms, the Attendee Networking Hub is a central stop at ISA Automation Week 2013 for:

  • Expert presentations on supplier technology and issues affecting automation professionals
  • Hands-on learning and product demonstrations on equipment provided by
  • leading suppliers who partner with ISA
  • Gatherings with colleagues and peers or just taking a break
  • Engaging networking receptions

Register free for ISA Automation Week 2013

The pre-registration deadline is 18 October 2013. After this date, you may register at the onsite registration booth during the event.

Online resources available now…

Visit to gain more details, including the full technical program, the latest news and updates, author resources, solutions providers, attendee resources, the complete conference schedule, hotel arrangements and more. For immediate assistance, call +1 919-549-8411.

About ISA

Founded in 1945, the International Society of Automation ( is a leading, global, nonprofit organization that is setting the standard for automation by helping over 30,000 worldwide members and other professionals solve difficult technical problems, while enhancing their leadership and personal career capabilities. Based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, ISA develops standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; and hosts conferences and exhibitions for automation professionals. ISA is the founding sponsor of The Automation Federation (