Process Management & Control Special Interest Group
A community for process information and control

Events 2012

Date: 31 January 2012
Location: Online
Description: Webinar presentation by Paul Ettridge of SABIC Petrochemicals and Tim Sharpe co-founder of Sabisu discussing next generation real-time intelligence systems. Members of the Process Management & Control Special Interest Group can replay a recording of this webinar free of charge, and view the slides. Visit the Resources area and log in with your membership number and PIN / password to access the webinar archive.
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Date: 18 April 2012
Location: England
Description: This evening event is an opportunity for special interest group members and Process Control/Process Engineers in the Thames Valley region to network and share common interest. The event will start with refreshment followed by a talk on the subject "Operator Training". After which there will be opportunity for the delegates to discuss and ask questions.
Date: 02 May 2012
Location: Online
Description: A one-hour online presentation arranged by IChemE's Process Management & Control Special Interest Group and delivered by Howard Boder of Honeywell Process Solutions.

Aimed at process control engineers primarily but process engineers too will benefit from understanding the concepts. Delegates will get an understanding of the practical issues rather than the theoretical ones.

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Members of the Process Management & Control Special Interest Group can replay a recording of this webinar free of charge, and view the slides. Visit the Resources area and log in with your membership number and PIN / password to access the webinar archive.
Date: 03 May 2012
Location: Online
Description: A one-hour online presentations arranged by IChemE's Process Management & Control Special Interest Group Australia and delivered by Dr Robin Brooks of PPCL.

'Operating envelope' is a term familiar to all chemical engineers but has never been more than a concept because of our human inability to envisage anything in more than three dimensions.

In this webinar a simple, non-mathematical method for visualising operating envelopes with many hundreds and even thousands of dimensions will be introduced with examples in process stewardship, process optimisation and alarm management.

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Members of the Process Management & Control Special Interest Group can replay a recording of this webinar free of charge, and view the slides. Visit the Resources area and log in with your membership number and PIN / password to access the webinar archive.
Date: 06 June 2012
Location: Online
Description: A one-hour online presentation arranged by IChemE's Process Management & Control Special Interest Group to be delivered by Geoff Lewis of Invensys Operations Management.

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Members of the Process Management & Control Special Interest Group can replay a recording of this webinar free of charge, and view the slides. Visit the Resources area and log in with your membership number and PIN / password to access the webinar archive.

Date: 20 June 2012
Ends: 20 June 2012
Location: England
Description: One day event, organised by the Process Management & Control Special Interest Group, will give an insight into the latest changes and challenges facing today's control room.
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Date: 22 June 2012
Location: England
Description: A full-day workshop aimed at those academics involved in the teaching and delivery of the undergraduate curriculum in process control and automation in accredited Chem Eng degree courses.
Date: 26 June 2012
Location: Online
Description: A one and half hour online presentation arranged by IChemE's Process Management & Control Special Interest Group to be delivered by Bjorn Vandecraen.

Date: 30 August 2012
Location: Online
Description: A one-hour online presentation arranged by IChemE's Process Management & Control Special Interest Group delivered by Robert Weiss, Principal Consultant of Honeywell Process Solutions Australia. Recording now available

All those involved with the development of graphic displays for DCS or SCADA systems will find this webinar particularly relevant. The techniques discussed are also applicable for involvement of operators in other complex design projects.

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Members of the Process Management & Control Special Interest Group can replay a recording of this webinar free of charge, and view the slides. Visit the Resources area and log in with your membership number and PIN / password to access the webinar archive.
Date: 20 September 2012
Location: Malaysia
Description: A talk by Karl Rich, an expert in human factors who provides support to a wide range of safety critical industries including oil and gas, process control, marine, aerospace and defence. Sharing best practice and learning from others' mistakes can help you and your organisation reduce risks and improve safety performance.
Date: 18 October 2012
Location: Webinar
Description: A 30 minute online presentation arranged by IChemE's Process Management & Control Special Interest Group and delivered by David Hillyer, Eli Lilly and Co. Ltd.
Date: 07 November 2012
Location: Webinar
Description: A 40 minute online presentation arranged by IChemE's Process Management & Control Special Interest Group and delivered by Howard Boder, Honeywell Process Solutions.
Recording now available.
Date: 07 November 2012
Location: Malaysia
Description: An evening event organised by the Safety & Loss Prevention Special Interest Group, centred around a presentation by Ir Kamarudin bin Zakaria (Vice President of Downstream Operations, PETRONAS) on the importance of a compliant culture in managing operational safety.
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Date: 28 November 2012
Location: Webinar
Description: A 40 minute online presentation arranged by IChemE's Process Management & Control Special Interest Group and delivered by Andrew Taylor, Apex Optimisation and Brent Young, Professor of Food & Process Systems Engineering, University of Auckland.

This webinar attempts to explore some of the non-technical issues associated with the industrial automation context which may be barriers to the ideal outcome. The objective is to seed some thought provoking ideas and promote better collaboration within the industry sectors.

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