Process Control & Safety Symposium and Exhibition (PCS)

Call for Papers

Abstracts due May 4th, 2018

Process Measurement and Control Division of ISA LogoOnline —  The 2018 ISA Process Control & Safety Symposium and Exhibition is recognized as the outstanding forum for discussions of new and innovative process control and safety techniques, developments, and applications.

A worldwide array of speakers and attendees alike have the distinct opportunity to participate in informal discussions and social gatherings to acquire the latest information about process control and safety.

Papers are currently being accepted which address topics in instrumentation, communications, and control systems in process control and safety industries.

Webinar Now Available on YouTube

Implementation of Procedural Control in the Chemical Industry

Presented by: Dr. Yahya Nazer in 2017 is now available on the YouTube Channel

Watch Part 1 of this 3-part series webinar:

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Most ISA members receive TWO technical division memberships as part of their dues.

Divisions are a great resource for technical content and community.

This is just a friendly update on what is happening currently in the ISA’s PMCD, Process Measurement and Control Division.

The 2018 Process Control & Safety Symposium and Exhibition will be held at The Westin Houston, Memorial City. Located in the heart of the exciting Memorial City District, the hotel connects to the Memorial City Mall via skywalk. The mall offers an extraordinary shopping experience with a large variety of national and international brands and stores. A family-friendly destination, the Memorial City Mall is also home to the Cheesecake Factory and Cinemark 16-screen movie theater, a double-decker carousel, Ice Skate USA, the Children’s Play Castle, and the Loco-Motives train. Learn more.

Training: 29 October

Conference: 30 October – 1 November

Houston, TX USA

The Process Measurement and Control Division (also known as PMCD) is organized within the Automation and Technology Department of ISA. The primary goal of PMCD is to advance the interests and knowledge of its members. PMCD supports its nearly 6,000 members by operating Technical Committees, publishing an industry-specific newsletter and participating with other ISA divisions in technical symposia.

PMCD focuses on primary sensors, control hardware and software, and final control elements.  Our active technical committees reflect these areas of interest:

  • Automation and Control Systems
  • Flow Technology
  • Pressure Technology
  • Temperature Technology
  • Level Technology
  • Field Calibration Technology
  • Final Control Elements

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Founded in 1945 as the Instrument Society of America and renamed as the “International Society of Automation”, ISA is a leading, global, nonprofit organization with more than 40,000 members worldwide. ISA develops standards, certifies industry professionals, provides education and training, publishes books and technical articles, and hosts conferences and exhibitions for automation professionals. ISA’s 160 geographical sections, connect members with technology, expert advice, and world-class technical programming. Learn more.