Excellence in Automation conference
"Excellence in Automation" is the title of the conference to be hosted by PI (PROFIBUS & PROFINET International) on March 11-12, 2009, at the ZKM (Center for Art and Media) in Karlsruhe, Germany on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the PROFIBUS technology
Excellence in Automation celebrates 20 years of PROFIBUS: 20 years of technology expertise, know-how, and hands-on experience. Now, PI wants to share this knowledge acquired over many years with the world of automation.
On the two-day PI conference the attendees learn about the advantages, innovations, and development trends in the area of industrial automation through a series of presentations by experts and users as well as live demos. The conference will cover topics ranging from PROFIBUS, PROFINET, and IO-Link to safety and wireless to device integration, diagnostics, and asset management. Attendees can choose from a variety of presentations scheduled in parallel sessions.
It is chaired by Prof Peter Neumann, who has been involved with the development and promotion of the PI technologies from the outset.
The conference is oriented towards end users as well as manufacturers, system integrators, and OEMs. PI will also pay special attention to the developers of tomorrow. Interested students may attend the two-day event free of charge.
Further information and registration forms: www.pi-conference.com