2015 Program Overview

Watch for a more detailed agenda – coming soon.

Current presenters include:

Corning
PackML for PLC Programming
Arthur Smith, Sr. Automation Controls Engineer

General Mills
Smart Manufacturing Systems Applications at General Mills
Jim Wetzel, Technical Director, System Engineering and Platform Reliability

IHS
The Impact of 3D Printing on Manufacturing
Alex Chausovsky, Manager, Industrial Automation

Industrial Internet Consortium
How the Intent of Things Will Change—and Is Already Changing—the Manufacturing Industries
Dr. Richard Mark Soley, Executive Director of the Industrial Internet Consortium

MOL Group
Pushing the Limits of Asset Reliability
Gabor Bereznai, head of the Control and Electrical Engineering Department at the MOL Danube refinery

Technology Workshops

Afternoon Workshops will cover leading-edge products and technologies. Workshops will be held by Siemens, Bimba, Kepware, Belden, Moxa and other solution providers.

Other general session topics may include:

  • Factory of the Future leverages Internet of Things enabled tools
  • Industrial networks on the International Space Station
  • Interoperability of systems and networks in continuous process operations
  • Bringing IT and Operations technologies together to improve efficiency and quality
  • Operator designed HMIs
  • Integrating ERP and MES for production, optimization and tracking

Pre-event OMAC Training Workshop on Monday afternoon