Training and Events: Issue 125

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Register now for one of the many events fast approaching in the upcoming months. First is embedded world 2015 in Nuremberg, DE. Next up is the PI Conference in Speyer, DE in early March. Also in March are a PROFIsafe Certified Designer Course and the first of three PROFINET Workshops.

 Be Our Guest!

Invitation to embedded world 2015

ew_2015_Logo_farbig_4cThe embedded world Exhibition & Conference, the world’s biggest and most important gathering of the international embedded community, opens its doors again February 24-26, 2015. A good 900 exhibitors from more than 35 countries are waiting for you with their clearly focused spectrum of technical developments, optimized applications, and innovative products and services – and we’re there too!

Be our guest – use the following online registration code B300749 at for your free entrance ticket and visit us on our stand 411 in hall 5.

 We look forward to showing you our products and services around PROFINET!

PI-Conference 2015

The 4th PI-Conference on March 11-12, 2015 takes place at the Technik Museum in Speyer (Germany), a place where you can experience technical history. In this 25th anniversary year of the founding of PROFIBUS Nutzerorganisation e.V. (PI Germany), the program, whose motto is “Network of the Future – Partner of Users for 25 years”, will feature expert workshops on different technologies as well as presentations.

PIK_PartnerPresentations at the event will focus on application reports on the technologies of industrial communication with PROFIBUS, PROFINET, and IO-Link. These will be supplemented by use scenarios of application profiles such as PROFIsafe, PROFIenergy, and PROFIdrive.  Facets such as the network, architectures, data exchange, devices, and systems will be examined against the backdrop of the complete life cycle of a production plant – from the planning, configuration, and engineering phases to active operation.

For the first time, the PI Conference will offer technology-specific workshops in addition to presentations. On the basis of real-world examples and demo models, these workshops will provide users with in-depth insight into the benefits, handling, and use of the technologies.

Detailed program and registration information can be found at:

PROFIsafe Certified Designer Training in March

A PROFIsafe Certified Designer Course will be held from March 17-19, 2015, in Karlsruhe.

PROFIsafe_BannerThe required quality of PROFIsafe products and systems highly depends on the know-how of the development teams and on the deployed methods and procedures. An adequate range of training courses can assure the necessary level. Thus, the responsible PI working groups, in cooperation with TÜV, developed a training scheme which is available to all interested companies for their employees in charge of PROFIsafe and safety.

This three day session comprises a written test at the end of each day. Experts having passed all tests will receive a TÜV certificate “Certified PROFIsafe Designer”. The training course will be in English language.

You can find more information and the registration link here:

Please note that this conference will be held in German. There are still seats available.

Register Now: New PROFINET  Workshop Dates 2015

PROFINET means networking the world with the leading industrial Ethernet standard. More and more products for all industries are coming on the market. If you are interested in detailed information on this versatile technology, our PROFINET Technology Workshops are the best training for you.

This training is aimed at developers and product managers who would like to inform themselves in detail about the existing possibilities of the development of PROFINET products.

The workshops are free of charge and held in German language. For 2015 the PROFIBUS Nutzerorganisation (PNO) has scheduled three new training dates:

For more information and online registration, please follow the above mentioned hyperlinks. We are looking forward to welcoming you!

ISA and Beamex to Co-Host Second of Two-Part Web Seminar Series

The International Society of Automation (ISA) and its Premier Strategic Partner for calibration, Beamex, will co-host a free web seminar on 19 February 2015 that will discuss advanced pressure measurement techniques and calibration using best practices. The web seminar, the second in a two-part series on pressure measurement calibration, will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m., Eastern Standard Time.

During the first segment of the series, pressure instrument experts discussed the basic concepts that drive pressure instrumentation and demonstrated how to calibrate pressure basic applications.