2017 General Assembly & Working Group Meeting

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 08:00 to Friday, October 20, 2017 - 17:00
Location: 
Hilton Long Beach
701 W Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90831
United States

This annual gathering of automation industry professionals is open to FieldComm Group members and non-members, and is attended by leading FOUNDATION Fieldbus, HART, WirelessHART and FDI suppliers, end users and other participants from around the world.

The event is comprised of 4 separate activities;

  1. End User Seminar - FieldComm Day Event
  2. Annual Business Meeting - Member-only Meeting on FieldComm Group Business Affairs (including financials and board elections)
  3. Technical Working Groups - Technical persons from around the world gather to continue supporting and growing the technologies
  4. FDI PlugFest - Closed meeting of technical experts developing FDI products & solutions and testing them across systems and devices

(1)The FieldComm Day End User Seminar will offer an overview of developments in digital transformation throughout industrial automation. This includes updates by leading experts on the latest technology advancements, as well as presentations by major end users who have installed FOUNDATION fieldbus- and HART-based solutions in their plant operations. Visit http://go.fieldcommgroup.org/fieldcommday for more information. 

(2)The Annual Business Meeting is for members only. Registration is not open yet. More information will be posted at a later date.

(3)Technical Working Group meetings occur 3 times per year and provide an opportunity for marketing and technical professionals to meet over multiple days and contribute to the strategic direction of FieldComm Group. Registration is not open yet. More information will be posted at a later date.

(4)FDI PlugFest has been coinciding with the last 3 technical working group meetings with great success. This event is closed to only developers of FDI products looking to test their solutions against various vendors systems and instruments. No outside parties or unrelated activities are allowed at this meeting. If you're a company developing FDI solutions and will have a product available to for testing, you may register for the event. Registration is not open yet. More information will be posted at a later date. 

More information will be released as it's available. Please check back for additional details, including how to sign-up!