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Rev Up Your Knowledge at Automation Express 2018

4/17/2018

ByCody Bohl

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For the last decade, Standard Electric Supply Co. has hosted Automation Express, a biennial trade show in Milwaukee. This July, Standard Electric will host their first-ever show in Indianapolis. The event will be held on July 19, 2018 at the Dallara IndyCar Factory.

Automation Express is an award-winning automation, safety, and plant maintenance trade show that highlights unique solutions for running a safer and more efficient business.

The show features over 30 exhibiting manufacturers with technologies and products that can help improve your processes. In addition to the exhibitor booths, Standard Electric will also host three morning and three afternoon technical sessions that feature a more in-depth look at solutions.

Morning Sessions
Industrial Cyber Security (9:00 am EST - 10:30 am EST)
A discussion on how to approach cuber security for industrial networks. The focus will be on sharing industry best practices, presenting the concept of Defense-in-depth techniques, and real-life case studies of successful implementations.
Machine Safety (9:30 am EST - 11:00 am EST)
Ever wonder what Category 4/PL e means? Want to learn how to apply the latest machine safety standards? Attend a basic overview of the Safety Machinery standards ISO 13849 and 14119.
Lockout for Life (10:00 am EST - 11:30 am EST)
Lockout/Tagout - Best Practice Training offers comprehensive instruction on how to implement a successful lockout/tagout program across your organization. This session is designed to actively engage attendees in need of training, while delivering best practices and standards from across various industries

Afternoon Sessions
Installation Considerations for a Reliable VFD and Motor Drive System (1:30 pm EST - 3:00 pm EST)
Reviewing proper cabling/wiring techniques for power, motor, control, and fieldbus connections. Proper system grounding will also be discussed to minimize high frequency bearing currents, communications issues with PLC's or fieldbus adapters, and nuisance faults such as ground and encoder faults.
Five Key Elements for Effective IIoT Implementation (2:00 pm EST - 3:30 pm EST)
Examine the five key elements organizations should consider when devising an effective implementation strategy for IIoT Implementation. Explore the benefits that will result from connecting, monitoring, and controlling operations. Hardware show and tell demonstrates real-world applications.
Power Quality - How to address harmonic issues (2:30 pm EST - 4:00 pm EST)
Understanding harmonic solutions is challenging, as they fall into three major categories. Knowing what they are ahead of time will ensure your total system performs at its' most optimal point. This seminar

Early bird registration is now open for the show at NO COST to you. Register below and see how you can Rev Up Your Knowledge at Automation Express 2018 with Standard Electric Supply Co.


 

Take a look at a recap of last year's event to see what the show is all about.






 

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