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Factory automation and fieldbus implementation conference in Cardiff

In 2013, the Automation team at Hitex (UK) has been hosting a series of roadshow-style conferences focusing on factory automation and fieldbus implementation. These have been held at various geographic locations across the UK and Ireland. The final date and location is Wednesday 9th October, Waterton Technology Centre, Cardiff.

THE 1-DAY CONFERENCES FOCUS AMONGST other things on CAN and CANopen in an industrial environment, data management and database connectivity solutions, and OPC and OPC UA servers, clients and development kits. Furthermore, connecting the factory floor to the corporate IT network, MES and SAP will be a topic, as well as improving OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) via data visualization.

Live demonstrations are run, as well as presentations, workshops, a focused exhibition, and a chance to put questions to the experts. Partners joining the exhibiting at these events include Softing, Control Specialists, Warwick Control, and Lineview. The full proceedings are available online after the event for conference delegates. Delegates can attend this seminar free of charge but numbers are limited. The target audience consists of process and automation engineers, system designers, IT managers, systems integrators and installers involved in process or factory automation.