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June

  • ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute and ITEI Host ISA100 Wireless Technology Seminar in Beijing, China
  • FDT Technology Recognized as ANSI/ISA Standards
  • ISA Joins NAM-endorsed Manufacturing Skills Certification System, with CCST® and CAP® Certifications
  • ISA Accepting Abstracts for ISA Automation Week 2011 Poster Sessions

May

  • ISA publishes Instrumentation and Control Systems Documentation, Second Edition
  • ISA Collaboration with Los Angeles Harbor College in California Brings Technical Training to Students
  • ISA Announces 57th International Instrumentation Symposium
  • ISA publishes Closed-Loop Product Life Cycle Management—Using Smart Embedded Systems
  • ISA Analysis Division Boasts Successful 56th Analysis Division Symposium

April

  • ISA Announces 6th Annual Water Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium
  • ISA Offers Industry Professionals 2011 ISA Directory of Automation
  • ISA Opens Registration to ISA Automation Week 2011: Technology and Solutions Event

March

  • ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Showcases ISA100.11a Products and Interoperability Demonstration at Hannover Messe
  • Control Systems Legends Charlie Cutler and Béla Lipták to Give Keynote Talks at ISA Automation Week 2011
  • ISA Announces 2011 Corporate Partnership with OSIsoft, LLC
  • ISA99 Launches Cyber Threat Gap Analysis Task Group

February

  • ISA publishes When Worlds Collide in Manufacturing Operations: ISA-95 Best Practices Book 2.0
  • Wurldtech’s Achilles SatelliteTM Gains Formal Recognition for Use in ISASecure EDSA Communications Robustness Testing
  • ISA Announces 54th Annual ISA POWID Symposium
  • ISA Announces 2011 Partnerships with Industry Leading Companies

January

  • New ISA Technical Report Provides Guidance for EDDL Users
  • ISA Publishes Advanced Temperature Measurement and Control, Second Edition
  • ISA’s 56th Annual Analysis Division Symposium to be Held in League City, Texas in April
  • ISA Welcomes New President, Leo Staples
  • ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Conducts Successful ‘Wireless Plugfest’ Confirming the Interoperability of ISA100.11a Registered Devices

December

  • ISA Automation Week 2011 Issues Call for Papers
  • ISA Publishes Alarm Management: A Comprehensive Guide, Second Edition

November

  • exida is first certification lab to achieve ANSI/ACLASS accreditation for ISASecure EDSA Certification program
  • ISA/Automation.com Industrial Automation Pavilion to Debut at HANNOVER MESSE 2011

October

  • ISA Publishes Control Loop Foundation—Batch and Continuous Processes
  • The ISA Security Compliance Institute and Wurldtech Collaborate to Raise the Bar on Industrial Control System Cybersecurity
  • ISA Automation Week 2010: Technology and Solutions Event Wraps Up
  • ISA Announces Support of the Analyzer Technician Opportunities Project (ATOP) and the Automation Technology Education Summit
  • ASCO Numatics Announces Scholarship Winners at ISA Automation Week’s YAPFEST Event
  • FIRST®, the Automation Federation, and ISA Announce Strategic Alliance to Promote STEM Education
  • ISA Announces Location and Dates for ISA Automation Week 2011

September

  • ISA Announces ‘Morley Unplugged: An Evening of Music, Fun, and Semi-Tall Tales’ at ISA Automation Week 2010
  • ISA Announces Availability of 2011 ISA Educational Foundation Scholarships
  • ISA Announces Topics and Participating Companies of its Security Track at ISA Automation Week 2010
  • ISA Announces Safety Track at ISA Automation Week 2010
  • ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Completes Successful Asia Pacific Technology Seminar
  • ISA Announces 48th Annual ISA Honors Awards Gala and 2010 Honors Awards Honorees

August

  • ISA Announces Wireless and Networking Track at ISA Automation Week 2010
  • ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Announces Recent ISA100.11a Product Certifications
  • ISA Announces Energy Track Sessions at ISA Automation Week 2010
  • ISA Announces the Automation Control Track at ISA Automation Week 2010
  • ISA Announces Wind River as an ISA Automation Week Partner
  • ISA Introduces PathFinder, a New Conference-Schedule Selection Tool
  • ISA Security Compliance Institute ISASecure Embedded Device Security Assurance Certification Accepted as ANSI Pilot Accreditation Program

July

  • ISA Announces Process Safety Expert, David Cummings with DuPont Safety, Health Environment, to Present Keynote Address at ISA Automation Week on How to Manage Process Safety Risks
  • ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Meets Significant Milestone with Protocol Stack and Product Certifications
  • ISA Publishes New Edition on Boiler Control Systems Engineering
  • 15 Jul: ISA Announces Recipients of 2010 ISA Educational Foundation Scholarships
  • 7 Jul: ISA Announces Dean Kamen, Founder of FIRST® and Inventor of the Segway™, as ISA Automation Week 2010 Opening Keynote Speaker

June

  • 25 Jun: ISA Publishes Control Systems Safety Evaluation and Reliability, Third Edition
  • 22 Jun: ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Announces Selection of NTS for Certification Laboratory
  • 21 Jun: ISA Opens Registration to ISA Automation Week 2010
  • 16 Jun: ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Delivers Wireless Test Kits to Ensure Device Interoperability and Stack Conformance to ISA100.11a Standard
  • 15 Jun: Yamatake Corporation Joins the ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute as a Board Member
  • 11 Jun: Cyber Security and US Energy Policy are Keynote Topics at 53rd ISA POWID Symposium
  • 10 Jun: ISA Announces ARC Executive Management Forum to Be Held at ISA Automation Week 2010
  • 9 Jun: ISA Security Compliance Institute Publishes Test Lab and Test Tool Requirements

May

  • 25 May: ISA Announces OSIsoft® as ISA Automation Week 2010 Partner
  • 24 May: ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Garners GE Expertise to Drive the Commercialization of the ISA100 Wireless Standards that will Streamline and Optimize Industrial Automation
  • 5 May: ISA Launches New Standards Committee on Procedural Automation for Continuous Process Operations
  • 3 May: ISA Publishes Project Management: A Technician’s Guide

April

  • 27 April: ISA Security Compliance Institute Publishes Embedded Device Security Assessment Specifications
  • 22 April: ISA’s 5th Annual Marketing and Sales Summit Heads to Atlanta in September
  • 8 April: ISA Unveils New Online ISA Directory of Automation

March

  • 23 March: ISA Announces 56th International Instrumentation Symposium Planned for May in Rochester, NY
  • 18 March: ISA Announces 10th Annual ISA Fugitive Emissions-LDAR Symposium Planned for May in San Antonio, Texas
  • 17 March: ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Launches Web Site www.isa100wci.org
  • 15 March: ISA Baltimore/Washington D.C. Section Volunteers for the Automation Federation Boy Scout Jamboree Technology Quest Exhibit
  • 05 March: ISA/O3neida Partnership Publishes Domain Ontologies Book for Reasoning Machines in Factory Automation
  • 04 March: ISA Publishes New Edition of Industrial Network Security
  • 01 March: ISA Publishes Essentials of Modern Measurements and Final Elements in the Process Industry

February

  • 11 February: ISA Issues Call for Papers for 5th Annual ISA Water/Wastewater Automatic Controls Division Symposium
  • 5 February: ISA Automation Week 2010 Issues Call for Papers

January

  • 25 January: ISA 2010 Industrial Automation Safety and Security Symposium to be Held in New Orleans, LA in April
  • 21 January: ISA’s 55th Annual Analysis Division Symposium to be Held in ‘The Big Easy’—New Orleans, LA—in April
  • 14 January: ISA100.12 to Address Convergence Process with WirelessHART at Orlando Meeting

December

  • 2 December: ISA Announces New Chief Editor for InTech

November

  • 5 November: ISA Announces Plans for New Corporate Sponsorship Program in 2010
  • 4 November: InTech Names Senscient as Winner of Gold Innovator’s Award at ISA EXPO 2009

October

  • 30 October: ISA Outlines InTech Editorial Strategy
  • 23 October: ISA Unveils Plans for ISA Automation Week 2010 in Houston, Texas
  • 22 October: ISA EXPO 2009 Attracts Thousands, Features Dozens of Special Events
  • 7 October: ISA Announces New Knowledge-Focused Event for Automation and Control Professionals
  • 7 October: ISA Selects Automation.com as e-Newsletter Provider
  • 6 October: ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Reports Successful User Deployment of Tested and Approved ISA100.11a Standard Devices
  • 5 October: ISA Announces InTech Innovator’s Award Winners at ISA EXPO 2009
  • 5 October: ISA100.15 Working Group Issues Request for Information for Wireless Backhaul/Backbone Network

September

  • 28 September: Enhanced Interoperability with EDDL to be Demonstrated at ISA EXPO 2009
  • 24 September: Lisa Long to Address Findings from OSHA’s Refinery and Chemical National Emphasis Programs at ISA EXPO 2009
  • 23 September: ISA EXPO 2009 Offers Wireless and Networking Exchange in Houston, Texas
  • 14 September: exida Joins ISA Security Compliance Institute
  • 10 September: Industry Experts Focus on Industrial Security at ISA EXPO 2009
  • 9 Sept: First Standard in Industrial Wireless Series Gets ISA Stamp of Approval
  • 1 September: ISA Security Compliance Institute Approves the ISASecure Embedded Controller Security Assurance Certification Framework

August

  • 31 August: John Hofmeister to Address Energy Availability and Affordability in ISA EXPO 2009 Opening Keynote
  • 27 August: ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Adds Wilson-Mohr to Membership Roster
  • 27 August: ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Adds Gastronics to Membership Roster
  • 17 August: ISA Water and Wastewater and Automatic Controls Divisions Educate Technical Professionals
  • 7 August: ISA Brings Together the Next Generation at Automation Career Connection During ISA EXPO

July

  • 16 July: ISA Announces Co-located Events at ISA EXPO 2009

June

  • 30 June: ISA Honors and Awards Honorees Announced
  • 25 June: 55th International Instrumentation Symposium successfully wraps up
  • 25 June: ISA99 and ISA100 Standards Included in the EPRI Interim Report on the Smart Grid Interoperability Standards Roadmap for NIST
  • 24 June: ISA’s 2009 Industrial Automation Safety and Security Symposium wraps up
  • 22 June: ISA Updates Standard on Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Locations
  • 22 June: ISA Approves Widely Anticipated Standard on Alarm Systems

May

  • 7 May: ISA99 Plans Working Group on Cyber Security and Safety in Industrial Processes

April

  • 27 April: ISA Announces Bill Hurley as Keynote Speaker for the Water Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium
  • 27 April: ISA100 Votes to Approve First Standard in Industrial Wireless Series
  • 27 April: U.S. Chamber of Commerce Selects the Automation Federation Director of Government Relations to Business LEADs Network
  • 24 April: ISA Partners with ARC Advisory Group to Offer Industrial Automation and Enterprise Solutions Insight Articles
  • 22 April: ISA and ARC Advisory Group Announce Asset Lifecycle Management Pavilion at ISA EXPO 2009
  • 22 April: ISA Announces 3rd Annual Automation Executive Summit to be held at ISA EXPO
  • 6 April: IHS and International Society of Automation Expand Exclusive Relationship for Delivering ISA Standards

March

  • 30 March: Georgia Power Opens New Training Center Featuring ISA’s Portable Training Units
  • 24 March: ISA100’s Factory Automation Working Group Issues Request for Proposals
  • 10 March: ISA Announces Virtual Attendance for the 54th Analysis Division Symposium in April
  • 6 March: ISA’s 4th Annual Marketing and Sales Summit comes to Boston in September

February

  • 18 February: ISA LDAR Symposium in May Focuses on Legal Aspects of Improving LDAR Programs
  • 17 February: ISA EXPO Technical Conference Committee Develops Strategy for 2009 Conference Program; Technical Tracks to Include Energy Component
  • 12 February: ISA and O3neida Publish Industrial Energy Systems Resource
  • 5 February: New Industrial Cyber Security Management Standard Published by ISA
  • 4 February: ISA’s 55th International Instrumentation Symposium Slated for June in League City, Texas
  • 3 February: ISA100 Holds Meeting in Mountain View, California; Strong Statement of Support from ExxonMobil in Opening Session

January

  • 29 January: ISA Releases Dates for 2009 Industrial Automation Safety and Security Symposium
  • 26 January: International Society of Automation Holds Strategic Planning Meetings, Welcomes New President Gerald Cockrell
  • 23 January: ISA Issues Call for Papers for 4th Annual ISA Water/Wastewater Automatic Controls Division Symposium
  • 22 January: Deadline Approaches for ISA Educational Foundation Scholarships
  • 22 January: ISA Announces Control Systems Engineer (CSE) License Now Available in New Jersey
  • 13 January: ISA Announces First ISA Pro Bowl
  • 9 January: ISA Publishes Updated Resource on Industrial Pressure, Level, and Density Measurement
  • 8 January: ISA100 Conducts Meetings in Mountain View, CA Next Week

December

  • 30 December: ISA/O3neida Partnership Publishes New IEC 61499 and Safety Resources
  • 19 December: ISA Announces “Greening the Power Industry” POWID Symposium co-located with the ELECTRIC POWER Conference
  • 18 December: ISA Publishes Human-Machine Interface Design for Process Control Applications
  • 18 December: ISA’s Analysis Division Symposia to be held in Houston, Texas
  • 3 December: ISA Partners with Singapore Polytechnic Institute to Bring Professional Development Resources and Workforce Development Initiatives to ASEAN Region

November

  • 20 November: ISA Transfers CIMM Certification to Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals
  • 19 November: ISA Analysis Division Endows Luft Award
  • 13 November: Automation Career Week at ISA EXPO reaches hundreds of Generation Y Students
  • 13 November: ISA100 Continues Progress on Family of Standards
  • 10 November: NIST Collaborates with ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute to Validate ISA100.11a Draft Standard
  • 4 November: ISA EXPO 2008 Attracts Thousands, Features 70 Technical Conference Sessions
  • 4 November: ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Conducts Demonstration at ISA EXPO 2008

October

  • 21 October: ISA Releases New Edition of Foundation™ Fieldbus
  • 15 October: ISA100.11a Draft Standard Progresses
  • 14 October: Fieldbus Foundation and ISA Announce Collaborative Wireless Initiative
  • 14 October: ISA Council of Society Delegates Approves Name Change and Additional Member Benefit
  • 14 October: ISA104 Demonstrates Enhanced Interoperability with EDDL at ISA EXPO 2008
  • 8 October: ISA EXPO 2008 Comes to Houston Next Week
  • 7 October: ISA Looks Forward to Automation Career Week at ISA EXPO 2008
  • 30 Sept: ISA EXPO 2008 Features Programmable Logic Controller Panel Discussion

September

  • 29 Sept: ISA Management Division Educates Marketing and Sales Professionals
  • 24 Sept: ISA Celebrates 40 Years of PLC Technology at ISA EXPO 2008
  • 23 Sept: FDA Speaker Announced for ISA Process Analytical Technology Conference
  • 23 Sept: ISA Announces Wireless and Networking Exchange at ISA EXPO 2008
  • 22 Sept: ISA Announces Hurricane Relief Fundraiser to Help Gulf Coast Recover from Storm
  • 18 Sept: ISA EXPO 2008 Confirms Event Status After Hurricane Ike Hits Houston
  • 16 Sept: Widely Anticipated ISA Alarm Management Draft Nears Committee Ballot
  • 3 Sept: ASCI Retains WBF Experts to Develop B2MML Compliance Program
  • 3 Sept: ISA Publishes New Edition of Control Valve Primer
  • 2 Sept: ISA Announces Educational Panel Discussion at YAPFEST 2008

August

  • 29 August: ISA EXPO Announces Great Participation for its International Student Games
  • 25 August: ISA Announces Recipients of 2008 ISA Educational Foundation Scholarships
  • 20 August: ISA Water and Wastewater and Automatic Controls Divisions Educate Technical Professionals
  • 13 August: ISA EXPO Announces Safety Exchange Track at 2008 ISA EXPO Tradeshow
  • 12 August: ISA Honors Awards Gala Award Winners Announced
  • 12 August: ISA103 and ISA104 Plan Demonstrations at ISA EXPO 2008
  • 8 August: ISA Security Compliance Institute Calls for Input on ISASecure Embedded Controller Security Assurance Conformance Specification
  • 5 August: PackML/PackTags Technical Report Approved
  • 4 August: ISA88 Batch Committee Completes Machine and Unit States Technical Report

July

  • 31 July: ISA Publishes Technical Report on Using ISA88 and ISA95 Together
  • 24 July:ISA100 Makes Progress and Expands Activities
  • 23 July: ISA Power Industry Division and EPRI Educate Power Industry Professionals
  • July 16: ISA EXPO Offers Technical Conference Track, Exhibit Floor Presentations Focused on Enterprise Integration
  • 11 July: ISA Announces Paul Sereiko as Keynote Speaker for the Water and Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium
  • 8 July: Cold Fusion Expert to Deliver ISA EXPO 2008 Rimbach Lecture

June

  • 25 June: ISA announces the publication of Sell More Through Effective Technical Presentations, 2nd Edition, by Paul Gruhn, P.E., C.F.S.E.
  • 23 June: ISA Publishes New Reference Written by U.S. Patent Attorney
  • 18 June: ISA Announces Location for 3rd Annual Marketing and Sales Summit
  • 16 June: ISA Announces New ISA84 Safety Instrumented Systems Certificate Programs
  • 16 June: Smart Dust Inventor to Present Keynote Address at ISA EXPO 2008
  • 10 June: 2008 ISA President Addresses 18th Annual EPRI/POWID Conference Attendees

May

  • 26 May: ISA Announces Date for YAPFEST 2008
  • 22 May: The ISA100 Standards Committee Forms WirelessHART Convergence Subcommittee
  • 15 May: ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute Makes Progress, Sets Goals
  • 15 May: ISA100.11a Working Group Releases Letter Ballot on Draft Standard First Formal Step in Gaining Approval of ISA100.11a Standard by ISA100 Committee
  • 6 May:ISA Announces New Industrial Ethernet Resource

April

  • 22 April: Automation Federation Organizations Focus on China as ISA100 Committee Holds First Meeting in Asia
  • 15 April: ISA Announces Keynote Speakers for the 54th International Instrumentation Symposium
  • 10 April: Industrial Wireless Technology Experts from U.S., China Gather in Beijing
  • 10 April: ISA Focuses on Water Wastewater Treatment at the 3rd Annual Water and Wastewater and Automatic Controls Symposium
  • 1 April: ISA Announces The Pathway to Power Automation for the 2010 Decade POWID Symposium

March

  • 31 March: ISA100 Wireless Technologies Demonstrated at Conference in Chongqing, China
  • 25 March: ISA Security Compliance Institute Elects Governing Board
  • 24 March: Industrial Interoperability Compliance Institute Issues Call for Membership
  • 24 March: ISA Announces Marketing Sales Summit Call for Papers
  • 13 March:ISA100.11a Editor Team Meets at ISA Headquarters
  • 11 March: ISA EXPO 2008 Abstract Submission Deadline Approaching
  • 6 March:ISA Analysis Division Announces Training Course at the 53rd Analysis Division Symposium in Calgary
  • 5 March: ISA Announces Five Training Courses at 54th IIS Symposium in Florida
  • 5 March: ISA100 Prepares for Initial Ballot of the ISA100.11a Draft Standard Following Successful Meeting in Orlando
  • 3 March: OAGIS Release 9.2 Featuring ISA95 Business Object Documents Now Generally Available

February

  • 28 February: Automation Federation Strategies Evolve Based on Accomplishments and Outlooks
  • 29 February: ISA Alaska Section Establishes Tom Quimby Memorial Endowment to Support Student Scholarships
  • 25 February: ISA Announces Co-Located ISA100 Wireless Solutions Summit and Manufacturing IT Forum in May
  • 22 February: Industry Publications Support ISA’s Manufacturing IT Forum
  • 21 February: ISA Releases New ISA20 Instrument Specification Forms on CD-ROM
  • 18 February: Representative David Price of North Carolina Visits Automation Federation and ISA Leaders in RTP
  • 20 February: ISA Announces Third Edition of Wireless Networks Resource
  • 13 February: ISA Releases Automation Applications in Bio-Pharmaceuticals Resource
  • 12 February: ISA Releases Humorous Retirement Resource
  • 4 February: Automation Standards Compliance Institute Launches Open Membership Program for ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute
  • 31 January: ISA100 Wireless Committee Assesses New Standards Work in Factory and Discrete Automation

January

  • 24 January: ISA Offers Online Access to ISA Transactions as Member Benefit
  • 14 January: ISA’s Technical Content Featured in Knovel’s Online Technical Reference Collection
  • 2 January: ISA99 Cyber Security Standard and Updated Technologies Report Now Available

December

  • 18 December: ISA Standards and Practices Department Awards Presented to 13 Individuals
  • 18 December: LDAR Symposium Planned for Early April in San Antonio
  • 10 December: ISA Hosts First Scientific and Engineering Inter-Society Benchmarking Summit

November

  • 26 November: ISA Honors Awards Committee is Now Accepting Nominations for 2008
  • 20 November: CIDX(r), ISA Align to Enable Manufacturing Systems Interoperability for Chemical Industry
  • 15 November: ISA92 Committee Submits Three Documents to ANSI
  • 14 November: ISA Announces New Edition of Industrial Data Communications Resource
  • 7 November: ISA Announces POWID Symposium Dates and Call for Papers
  • 7 November: ISA’s 54th International Instrumentation Symposium Slated for May in Pensacola Beach
  • 1 November: ISA Security Compliance Institute Starts Recruitment for All Membership Levels

October

  • 31 October: New Blog on Make2Pack and ISA88 Aims to Increase Manufacturing Efficiency
  • 24 October: ISA and HART Communication Foundation Agree on Path toward Integrating WirelessHART with ISA100
  • 23 October: ISA Sponsors Industrial Network Security Course at Remote Monitoring Networking 2007
  • 17 October: Automation Executive Summit Held at ISA EXPO 2007
  • 17 October: YAPFEST, International Student Games Reinforce Networking and Learning at ISA EXPO 2007
  • 15 October: ISA EXPO 2007 Technology Exchanges and Exhibit Attract Thousands
  • 9 October: ISA, MIMOSA, OAGi, OPC, and WBF Join Forces to Establish OpenOM
  • 3 October: ISA Electronic Device Description Interoperability Guideline Gains ANSI Approval

September

  • 27 September: ISA Security Compliance Institute Names Founding Strategic Members
  • 24 September: 3rd Annual ISA Process Analytical Technology Conference Focuses on Quality in Manufacturing
  • 20 September: Industry’s Best and Brightest Head to Houston for ISA EXPO 2007
  • 19 September: ISA’s Marketing and Sales Summit Attracts Senior Executives
  • 12 September: OAGIS Building Business Object Documents in Collaboration with ISA and WBF
  • 10 September: ISA100 Hosts Demonstration Booth at ISA EXPO 2007
  • 4 September: Principals of Operation and Schedule Affirmed at ISA100; Vancouver Meeting Next Steps Include Call for Interest for Family of Standards
  • 4 September: Second Annual YAPFEST Scheduled for 2 October at ISA EXPO 2007

August

  • 27 August: ISA’s Security Technologies for Industrial Automation and Control Systems Technical Report Submitted to ANSI
  • 27 August: Prominent NASA Technologist Presents ISA EXPO 2007 Keynote Address on Going Back to the Moon
  • 22 August: ISA Hosts Executive Summit at Upcoming ISA EXPO in Houston
  • 21 August: ISA Honors Awards Gala Award Winners Announced
  • 13 August: ISA Serves as Educational Partner at WonderWorld 2007
  • 10 August: ISAs Security Training Featured at MESA Internationals 2007 P2E Conference
  • 8 August: ISA’s Wireless Conference Attracts End Users, Suppliers from 10 Countries
  • 7 August: Engineering Hall of Fame Award Winner Presents ISA EXPO 2007 Keynote/Rimbach Lecture
  • 2 Aug: ISA Hosts Web Seminar on Highly Effective Alarm Management – The Seven Steps

July

  • 27 July: ISA Process Analytical Technology (PAT) Conference Call for Papers Deadline Approaches
  • 30 July: ISA’s Management Division Announces 2nd Annual Marketing Sales Summit: A Who’s Who in the Industry
  • 25 July: Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center Award Winner Presents ISA EXPO
  • 17 July: ISA’s Advanced Tuning Course Held in Conjunction with NI Week
  • 10 July: ISA EXPO 2007 Focuses on Six Technology Exchanges
  • 2 July: ISA Security Compliance Institute Proposed

June

  • 28 June: ISA 2007 Honors Awards Gala Announced
  • 21 June: ISA Announces Program Details of Wireless Solutions for Manufacturing Automation Conference
  • 21 June: ISA Announces the Release of CSE Exam Reference Manual
  • 20 June: ISA Releases CD-ROM Version of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Manufacturing Operations Management
  • 19 June: ISA’s POWID Symposium Celebrates 50 Years with Record Breaking Attendance
  • 12 June: ISA Publishes EDDL Standard
  • 7 June: ISA Identifies Core Projects for Workforce Development Program
  • 7 June: ISA Releases Alarm Management: Seven Effective Methods for Optimum Performance
  • 6 June: ISA Standards Committee Forms Working Group Focused on Mining Safety

May

  • 31 May: ISA Symposium to Feature WINA-ISA Industrial Wireless Tutorial
  • 24 May: ISA Symposium on Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR) Compliance Just Around the Corner
  • 3 May: InTech Magazine and CITGO Kick Off Cyber Security Blog

April

  • 19 April: ISA Focuses on Wireless Solutions for Manufacturing Automation
  • 18 April: ISA Announces New Recommended Practice for HMI Task Analysis
  • 17 April: ISA Standards Committee Launches EDDL Website
  • 17 April: ISA Submits Standard for Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Locations
  • 16 April: ISA Announces Submittal of Control Valve Standards
  • 16 April: ISA Releases Alarm Management: Seven Effective Methods for Optimum Performance
  • 10 April: ISA Marketing Sales Summit Announces Automation Editors Forum
  • 10 April: The Road to Integration: A Guide to Applying the ISA-95 Standard in Manufacturing
  • 9 April: ISA Releases IEC 61499 Function Blocks for Embedded and Distributed Control Systems Design

March

  • 30 March: ISA-SP100.11a Unanimously Approves Scope and Systems Architecture for Release of Draft Standard
  • 29 March: ISA Publishes Guide to Manufacturing Operations Management
  • 14 March: ISA Leads Charge to Develop an Automation Engineering Degree Program
  • 13 March: ISA Releases Bioprocess Modeling Resource
  • 12 March: ISA Launches CAP Associate Program for Future Automation Professionals
  • 7 March: ISA Announces Publication of Programmable Controllers Resource
  • 6 March: ISA Releases Automation and Control Systems Economics Book
  • 5 March: ISA’s Fugitive Emissions – LDAR Symposium Planned for June
  • 1 March: ISA Announces Plans to Hold 4th Annual Safety Division Symposium in May

February

  • 27 February: ISA EXPO 2007 Planning Well Underway
  • 21 February: Industrial Process Control Resource Now Available from ISA
  • 19 February: ISA Announces Details of 53rd Annual International Instrumentation Symposium
  • 19 February: ISA Announces Publication of Measurement and Control Handbook
  • 15 February: ISA’s Analysis Division Symposium to be held in Houston, Texas
  • 14 February: ISA POWID Division Symposium Celebrates 50 Years
  • 9 February: ISA’s Analysis Division Symposia to be held in Houston, Texas

January

  • 29 January: ISA and OAGi Establish Memorandum of Understanding
  • 23 January: ISA Announces 2007 Executive Board Members
  • 18 January: ISA Releases New Handy Resource for Flexible Manufacturing
  • 17 January: Major Enhancements to B2MML Now Available For Review – Enhancements Improve Support of ISA-95 While Maintaining Backward Compatibility
  • 12 January: ISA Brings Training Courses to ABB’s Automation World Event
  • 11 January: ISA Releases Fourth Edition of Measurement Uncertainty

December

  • 11 December: ISA’s Wireless Committee Forms User Working Group
  • 1 December 2006: ISA Continues Globalization Efforts in Historic US Business Mission to India

November

  • 28 November: ISA Announces Call for Nominations Deadline for Annual Awards Gala
  • 8 November: ISA EXPO 2006 Proves a Hit for Attendees and Exhibitors

October

  • 19 October: ISA’s SP100 Committee Merges Working Groups
  • 19 October: US Department of Commerce Selects ISA as a Business Mission Delegate to India
  • 18 October: ISA Control Systems Cyber Security Committee Launches Major New Effort While Nearing Completion of First Two Industry Standards
  • 17 October: Increases Financial Support for Standards
  • 17 October: ISA SP104 Committee Releases EDDL Draft for Ballot
  • 17 October:WINA Joins the Automation Federation
  • 12 October: ISA Announces Creation of Automation Standards Compliance Institute
  • 11 October: ISA’s Human-Machine Interface Standards Committee Moves Forward
  • 10 October: OMAC Demonstrates Packaging Guidelines in Action at PACK EXPO International 2006
  • 5 October: Automation Standards Briefings Held at ISA EXPO 2006 in Houston
  • 2 October: ISA EXPO 2006 Hosts Birds-of-a-Feather Roundtable Discussions

September

  • 20 September: 2006 WBF European Conference confirms renowned keynote speakers
  • 20 September: Wireless Standards Committee Hears Proposals on Technology Approaches to Address End User Needs
  • 18 September: The Forefront of Technology begins with Innovation Alley
  • 8 September: ISA Updates and Expands Online University

August

  • 29 August: Elsevier to Publish ISA Transactions
  • 28 August: Use Case List Grows as ISA’s Wireless Systems for Automation Standards Committee Continues Work
  • 23 August: YAPFEST Comes to ISA EXPO 2006
  • 21 August: ISA’s First Annual Marketing Sales Summit Speaks to Senior Marketing Professionals
  • 16 August: Automation Federation Meets at Headquarters to Plan for Future
  • 14 August: ISA Releases Second Edition of All-Encompassing Automation Resource
  • 14 August: WBF Announces Plans for 2007 North American ‘Meeting of the Minds’ Conference
  • 10 August: End Users to Benefit from Wireless Standards Committee Work
  • 7 August: Manufacturing Interoperability Working Group Establishes Guiding Principles for Convergence

July

  • 26 July: ISA Appoints Global Operations Manager
  • 24 July: Automation Federation Names Managing Director
  • 19 July: ISA’s Widely Used Batch Control Standards to Undergo Revision
  • 18 July: The Automation Federation Joins Control Systems Security Certification Initiative
  • 17 July: ISA Announces Siemens’ Donation to Training Program
  • 17 July: Wireless Systems for Automation Standards Committee Announces Call for Proposals
  • 14 July: ISA Announces Publication of Electricity and Electronics Resource
  • 14 July: ISA SP-100 Performs Use Case Studies to Provide Framework for Wireless Standard
  • 11 July: ISA Announces First Annual Marketing and Sales Summit: Industry Executives Address Changing Role of Senior Marketing Sales
  • 11 July: ISA Publishes Second Edition of Batch Control Resource
  • 10 July: Alliance Refinery Manager to Speak on Devastation Caused by Katrina
  • 5 July: ISA Offers a Sneak Peek into Standards Development

June

  • 15 June: The Automation Federation Announces Member Classifications
  • 13 June: Automation Federation Website Goes Live

May

  • 18 May: ISA Extends Enterprise-Control System Integration Standards Series
  • 18 May: ISA-SP100 Committee Announces Formation of Working Groups
  • 11 May: Multi-Industry Collaboration Launches Manufacturing Interoperability Initiative
  • 3 May: ISA’s Cyber Security Standards Committee Issues First Ballots
  • 2 May: ISA Batch Standards Committee to Extend ISA 88 Series

April

  • 25 April: ISA Releases Measurement Equations Resource
  • 20 April: Wireless Users Summit Discusses Standards for Industrial Automation Implementation
  • 18 April: New ISA Standard Addresses Management of Batch Production Information from Multiple Control Systems
  • 12 April: Wireless standard for industrial automation
  • 6 April: ISA Announces Release of Test Measurement Instrumentation Resource
  • 3 April: ISA Forms Field Device Tool (FDT) Interface Specification Standards Committee

March

  • 28 March: ISA Automation West 2006 Presents Innovation Alley: Sneak Preview of Tomorrow’s Technology
  • 24 March: Automation Federation Established: WBF and OMAC Charter Members
  • 23 March: Manufacturing Interoperability Guideline Working Group – A Collaborative Venture of ISA, MIMOSA, OAGi, OPC, and WBF
  • 22 March: Richard E. ‘Dick’ Morley to open ISA Automation West 2006
  • 21 March: ISA EXPO 2006 to Feature World’s Leading Expert on Industrial Safety
  • 20 March: Industry Expert Dick Morley to Serve as Formal Advisor to ISA
  • 20 March: ISA-SP84 Calls Meeting to Continue Industry-Leading Safety Standards Development
  • 15 March: ISA Releases CAP Learning System Demo
  • 13 March: ISA Power Industries Division Announces Plans for Annual Conference
  • 10 March: ISA Issues EXPO 2006 Call for Papers
  • 9 March: ISA Announces the 51st ISA Analysis Symposium
  • 7 March: ISA Announces Formation of New Standard Committee, ISA SP104
  • 6 March: The Automation Federation Is Envisioned to Advance Technology Innovation and Applications
  • 6 March: WBF and ISA Announce Intent to Affiliate
  • 2 March: OMAC Celebrates First Anniversary with ISA
  • 1 March: ISA Foundation Looks Forward to Serving the Industry in 2006

February

  • 28 February: ISA Presents 6th Annual Fugitive Emissions-Leak Detection and Repair Training and Symposium
  • 22 February: ISA Announces Plans for 6th Annual NOx Emissions and Source Monitoring Conference
  • 20 February: ISA Announces Release of Updated Foundation Fieldbus Resource
  • 16 February: Industry Experts Plan for Advances in Automation Event
  • 14 February: ISA Unveils New Member Benefits
  • 2 February: ISA Leadership Strategize at ISA Headquarters

January

  • 3 January: OSHA Endorses ISA-84 Standards for Use in Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous Chemicals

December

  • 8 December: The Open Applications Group and ISA-SP95 announce intent to converge standards
  • 6 December: Patrick Gouhin to Join ISA as Executive Director

November

  • 21 November: ISA EXPO 2005 Attracts Automation Professionals From Around the World
  • 8 November: Technology Innovators Honored at ISA’s Annual Gala

October

  • 26 October: ISA Launches New and Improved Website
  • 25 October: Innovation Alley to Debut at ISA EXPO 2006
  • 25 October: ISA Announces Partnership With GlobalSpec
  • 22 October: Morley: ISA working, but challenges exist
  • 18 October: ISA Releases Second Edition of Bottom-Line Automation
  • 17 October: ISA Announces Electronic Certification Testing for 2006
  • 13 October: ISA Leads the Way in Manufacturing and Control Systems Security Standards
  • 6 October: ISA Offers Helping Hands to Hurricane Victims
  • 4 October: ISA Releases Comprehensive Catalogs of Upcoming Training Events
  • 3 October: ISA Announces Comprehensive Automation Resource

September

  • 27 September: Companies Find Efficient, Strategic Partner in ISA
  • 20 September: CAP Sets ISA Apart
  • 19 September: New ISA Vision to Debut at ISA EXPO 2005
  • 14 September: ISA EXPO 2005 Announces Manufacturing and Controls Security Forum Panelists
  • 13 September: ISA Releases ‘Electronic Security for Manufacturing and Control Systems’
  • 12 September: ISA Releases ‘Good Tuning: A Pocket Guide’
  • 8 September: ISA Releases Loop Checking: A Technician’s Guide
  • 6 September: ISA EXPO 2005 Automation Connection Series: Expert Insights on Key Industry Trends

August

  • 15 August: International Instrumentation Symposium Expands in Scope
  • 11 August: Global Expansion Highlights ISA’s Importance
  • 1 August: OMAC Showcases Panels of Experts at ISA EXPO 2005

July

  • 14 July: ISA Launches Member-Driven Initiatives
  • 12 July: ISA Implements New, Convenient Way to Suggest Standards Projects
  • 11 July: ISA Releases Third Standard in Enterprise-Control System Integration Series

June

  • 29 June: ISA to Provide Training Courses at MESA Conference
  • 29 June: Rockwell Automation CEO Honored With Prestigious ISA Award
  • 28 June: ISA Receives 2004 Financial Audit Report
  • 27 June: Attendance Numbers Way Up for ISA EXPO 2005
  • 21 June: ISA Releases Safety Instrumented Systems Verification Resource
  • 21 June: ISA Volunteers Serve as Backbone for Worldwide Automation Standards
  • 16 June: Research Points to Value of ISA
  • 15 June: ISA EXPO 2005 Announces Manufacturing and Controls Security Forum
  • 14 June: New ISA Standards Committee Seeks Input on Human-Machine Interface
  • 13 June: ISA Publishes New Edition of Maintenance Management Classic
  • 9 June: ISA Announces Premier Process Analyzer Technology Conference and Training Event
  • 9 June: Kraft Executive to Speak on Food Safety at ISA EXPO 2005
  • 8 June: ISA…Setting the Standard for Automation
  • 8 June: Technology Innovators Honored at ISA’s Annual Gala
  • 7 June: ISA Releases Updated Schedule of Automation + Control Web Seminars
  • 6 June: ISA Offers Emerson’s Latest Flow Measurement Software
  • 6 June: ISA Releases Boiler Control Systems Resource
  • 2 June: ISA EXPO 2005 Announces Premier Technology Keynote Address

May

  • 19 May: ISA to Embark on Search for Executive Director
  • 18 May: Rockwell Automation Leader to Speak on MES at ISA EXPO 2005
  • 12 May: OMAC Releases PackSoft Application Library (PackAL)
  • 11 May: Automation Connection Series Returning to ISA EXPO 2005
  • 11 May: Electrical Equipment for Hazardous Locations Standards Updated
  • 11 May: ISA Releases Calibration Resource for Technicians
  • 9 May: Application of ISA-88 Standards Extends Beyond Batch
  • 9 May: ISA Releases New Edition of Wireless Networks Resource in Downloadable Format

April

  • 25 April: ISA Releases Industrial Network Security Resource
  • 25 April: World Batch Forum, OMAC and ISA Work to Develop New Standard Project for Industrial Automation
  • 15 April: ISA Releases Calibration Guide
  • 12 April: ISA Announces Details of 51st Annual Instrumentation Symposium
  • 11 April: ISA Announces Details of 5th Annual NOx Emissions and Source Monitoring Training Conference
  • 8 April: ISA Announces Details of 5th Annual Fugitive Emissions – LDAR Symposium
  • 7 April: ISA Looks Into Possible Standards Compliance Program

March

  • 28 March: ISA announces training schedule for ISA EXPO 2005
  • 25 March: ISA Progresses on Industry Standard for Activity Models of Manufacturing Operations Management
  • 24 March: ISA Announces Details of Electric Power Industry Conference
  • 22 March: ‘Software for Automation’ Explains OPC from a User Perspective
  • 14 March: OMAC Announces Pavilion Plan for ISA EXPO 2005
  • 10 March: ISA’s Cyber Security Standards Initiative Gathers Strength

February

  • 24 February: ISA/OMAC Merger Approved by Boards
  • 14 February: ISA Standards Department Starts New Committee to Focus on Wireless Technology
  • 10 February: ISA Announces Renewal of IACET Authorized Provider Status

January

  • 21 January: OMAC, ISA Announce Intent to Merge
  • 19 January: ISA Analysis Division Symposium Celebrates Golden Anniversary
  • 19 January: ISA/IEC Collaboration Bears Fruit: Manufacturing Recipes Standard
  • 11 January: International Instrumentation Symposium will be ISA’s 51st
  • 10 January: ISA Spring Training Dates Announced