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

Events 2017

Date: 11 January 2017
Description: The webinar will set out the key elements that form the foundation for determining what is deemed safe in the context of Safety Instrumented System (SIS) in order to judge 'How Safe is Safe Enough?'. This 60 minute webinar from IChemE's Process Management & Control and Safety & Loss Prevention Special Interest Groups is free of charge and open to all.
Date: 12 January 2017
Description: An overview of the manufacture of pharmaceutical solid dosage forms which is covered by 2 separate webinars. This 60 minute webinar is free-of-charge and open to all.
Date: 23 February 2017
Description: The webinar will focus on the advantages and disadvantages of using peer assessment (PA) as a formative and summative tool. The first part of the webinar will address the peer marking of individual homework tasks while the second part will discuss the use of PA tools to split laboratory group report grades into individual weighted grades.
Date: 01 March 2017
Ends: 01 March 2017
Description: An overview of major trends in the process automation business.
Date: 17 March 2017
Description: SigmaPipe is a free, easy-to-use Windows software package for all engineers. It deals with pipe flow by combining conventional (plug flow) engineering calculations with 3D object programming in a video game-like environment. It allows time-poor engineers to solve problems such as orifice critical flow, valve characteristics and flow achievable with a given pump-line combination almost effortlessly. This webinar will provide a general introduction and software demonstration for those who would like to know more.
Date: 21 March 2017
Description: We will explore the innovation imperative faced by the mining industry and its journey to date with automation and autonomy and what the future holds - and what are the insights for the O&G sector.
Date: 23 May 2017
Description: The Process Management & Control Special Interest Group invite you to attend Quantum Cascade Laser Spectroscopy: powerful new options for process control and monitoring.
Date: 13 June 2017
Location: England
Description: IChemE's Processes Management & Control Special Interest Group holds its 2017 AGM at 18:00 BST on 13 June, in conjunction with its Advances in Process Automation and Control event at The Vox Conference Centre, Birmingham, UK.
Date: 20 June 2017
Description: PID loops are a fundamental automation layer of almost all types of industrial production facilities. These PID loops need to be well-tuned so that they can operate optimally, especially in scenarios where several of these PID loops interact with each other.
Date: 16 August 2017
Description: This webinar gives generic insights and lessons learned into the skilled practice of the application of DOF drawn from experiences in several major oil and gas companies.
Date: 04 September 2017
Description: This webinar covers a high-level introduction to Model Predictive Control (MPC), and its application to both batch and continuous pharmaceutical processes.
Date: 17 October 2017
Description: A presentation giving insight into how Augmented Reality (AR) and wearable technology for the process sector can be used to improve productivity and improve Process Safety.
Date: 01 November 2017
Description: An online presentation organised by IChemE's Mining & Minerals and Process Management & Control Special Interest Group. Members of the Mining & Minerals and Process Management & Control Special Interest Group can replay a recording of this webinar, and view the slides, free of charge. Visit the Resources area on your group's website, and log in with your membership number and PIN / password to access the webinar archive. This 60 minute webinar from IChemE's Mining and Minerals and Process Management & Control Special Interest Group is free of charge and open to all.
Date: 20 November 2017
Description: IChemE's Process Management and Control Special Interest Group in association with IPCOS present a one hour presentation on Alarm Management.
Date: 27 November 2017
Description: A one hour webinar based around research into the ethical foundations for the ALARP (as low as reasonably practicable) principle.

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