Regional News

Successful PROFIsafe Workshop

At the end of September, PI (PROFIBUS & PROFINET International) and Murrelektronik hosted a PROFIsafe Workshop at the Training Center of Murrelektronik. Both PI and Murrelektronik were impressed by the strong interest in PROFIsafe, with far more than 70 participants and10 exhibitors taking part in the event. See the video for a recap:

IO-Link Workshop Successes

There was great success for the Italian debut of the IO-Link User Workshop, the group promoted by the IO-Link Consortium in order to spread IO-Link knowledge. The event, which took place on October 20th at the Scientific and Technological Park Kilometro Rosso in Bergamo, near Milan, saw the participation of almost 200 people. Click the gallery:

On September 9th in Łódź – an important industrial city in the center of Poland – a similar IO-Link workshop was organized by the local PICC/PITC – INTEX from Gliwice. The workshop was attended by over 80 engineering and maintenance professionals from production facilities and system integrators active in a variety of industries.


PROFIBUS France is hosting three one-day events across the country in early December. To learn more, go to:



How can the Australian government and industry work together to ensure our continuing competitiveness in the globalized environment of today? What can companies do to embrace new ideas in Industry Automation from global sources – and make them work in their local operations?

These questions, and more, will be answered on 25 May 2016, at the Profibus & Profinet Global Forum and the Automation Innovation Summit in Sydney.

Click here to learn more.