Americas

Americas

Talon Petty

Mr. Talon Petty is the Marketing and Business Development Manager at FieldComm Group in Austin, TX. Additionally, he is the Regional Director of Americas for FieldComm Group and leads regional activity for North America, South America and Mexico. Mr. Petty graduated with Honors from the College of Communication at The University of Texas in Austin and has been an integral part of the marketing effort surrounding process industry protocols for nearly 10 years.

Mr. Petty has had articles published in trade magazines from around the globe. Alongside the marketing team at FieldComm Group, Mr. Petty is currently working to establish the importance of standards in the marketplace and to grow adoption of digital automation solutions in plant environments across the world – helping to enable the digital transformation of industry into the IIoT.

FieldComm Group's North America Marketing Committee consists of volunteers from member companies. These volunteers collaboratively plan and execute regional marketing activities.

Participating Members of NA MarCom

 

 

 

Why Should I Participate? 

  1. Ability to influence and guide market messaging
  2. Network with industry partners and associates
  3. Work closely with FieldComm Group staff
  4. Stay up to date with the latest news on HART, FOUNDATION Fieldbus and FDI, along with numerous other industry standards FieldComm Group partners closely with
  5. Learn about market trends, adoption and future outlook
  6. And much more...

Are you located in North America and are interested in joining the committee? Contact FCG Regional Volunteers

 

FieldComm Group marketing committees or local ambassadors consist of volunteers from FieldComm Group member companies. These volunteers collaboratively plan and execute regional marketing activities, often in local languages, to promote FieldCom Group technolgies.

Check back soon for additional information.  If you are interested in joining a committee or becoming an ambassador contact FCG Regional Volunteers

FieldComm Group marketing committees or local ambassadors consist of volunteers from FieldComm Group member companies. These volunteers collaboratively plan and execute regional marketing activities, often in local languages, to promote FieldCom Group technolgies.

Check back soon for additional information.  If you are interested in joining a committee or becoming an ambassador contact FCG Regional Volunteers

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Developer Training - Advanced Principles of FOUNDATION Fieldbus

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 08:00 to Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 16:00
Austin, TX 78759
United States
The vendor-neutral "Advanced Principles of FOUNDATION Fieldbus" is designed for manufacturers and developers of FOUNDATION Fieldbus hardware and software. The course is best suited for development engineers, test engineers, and all who wish to understand the detailed inner workings of a FOUNDATION...

Developer Training - Device Integration - Writing EDD and FDI Package

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 08:00 to Friday, November 16, 2018 - 16:00
Austin, TX 78759
United States
Build a better Device Description … and Improve Device Performance for HART and FOUNDATION Fieldbus! Learn how to improve your devices’ performance by developing Electronic Device Descriptions (EDD) and FDI Device Packages based on the Electronic Device Description Language (IEC 61804) and FDI (IEC...

Developer Training - HART Fundamentals and QA Testing Workshop

Monday, November 12, 2018 - 08:00 to Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 16:00
Austin, TX 78759
United States
HART Fundamentals and QA Testing Workshop is an intensive two-day course covering all aspects of the HART Communication Protocol. Students attending this course will leave equipped with knowledge to develop new HART-compatible products, support existing products, and design systems that utilize...
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Emerson Global Users Exchange 2018

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 08:00 to Friday, October 5, 2018 - 17:00
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
900 E Market St.
San Antonio, TX 78205
United States
FieldComm Group will be participating in the 2018 Emerson Exchange for the Americas. This will be the 4th year in a row we will be in attendance. Be sure to join the conference to learn about what Emerson Automation Solutions is doing and how broadly they support FieldComm Group technologies across...
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2018 Smart Industry Conference

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 08:00 to Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 17:00
Loews Chicago O'Hare
5300 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018
United States
FieldComm Group will be participating in the 2018 Smart Industry Conference near Chicago O'Hare Airport. This will be the 4th year in a row we will be in attendance. Smart Industry is a conference & expo, print publication and online information resource created to accelerate the ongoing...
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Yokogawa User Conference 2018

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 08:00 to Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 17:00
Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld
6677 Sea Harbor Dr.
Orlando, FL 32821
United States
FieldComm Group will be participating in the 2018 Yokogawa Users Conference for the Americas. This will be the 2nd time we've attended this biennial conference. Be sure to join the event to learn about what Yokogawa is doing and how they support FieldComm Group technologies (FDI, FOUNDATION...

Webinar - WirelessHART Applications: Value and Path to IIoT

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 02:00 to 03:00
United States
WirelessHART is the world’s leading industrial wireless technology that significantly reduces project and operating costs. With WirelessHART, users are improving plant reliability, lowering energy costs, enhancing safety and creating an expandable infrastructure that facilitates a path to IIoT...
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Honeywell User Group 2018

Monday, June 18, 2018 - 08:00 to Friday, June 22, 2018 - 17:00
JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort
23808 Resort Pkwy
San Antonio, TX 78261
United States
FieldComm Group will be participating in the 2018 Honeywell User Group for the Americas. This will be the 3rd year in a row we will be in attendance. Be sure to join the conference to learn about what Honeywell is doing and be sure to see their broad support for FieldComm Group technologies (FDI,...
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Advanced Principles of FOUNDATION Fieldbus

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 08:00 to Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 17:00
United States
This workshop is an intensive 3-day course covering all aspects of the FOUNDATION Fieldbus Protocol. Students will learn the skills required to develop new FOUNDATION Fieldbus products, support existing products and design systems utilizing FOUNDATION Fieldbus technology. Read More

Webinar - Instruments, Systems, Protocols and NAMUR Open Architecture – What They Mean to YOU!

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 02:00 to 03:00
United States
In the era of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and Industrie 4.0, device and system integration will be paramount to seamless operation. This webinar reviews the ongoing collaboration between FieldComm Group and the NAMUR organization to advance open information integration and enterprise...
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Device Integration - Writing EDD and FDI Package Workshop

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 08:30 to Friday, April 27, 2018 - 17:00
United States
Developers of Device Descriptions and FDI Device Packages are encouraged to attend the upcoming training on implementing the latest enhancements and features of the technologies into their product lines. When it comes to developing advanced instrumentation, developers must understand industry best...
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HART Fundamentals and QA Testing Workshop

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 08:30 to Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 17:00
United States
Developers of HART technology are encouraged to attend the upcoming training on implementing the latest enhancements and features of the technologies into their product lines. When it comes to developing advanced instrumentation, developers must understand industry best practices and available...
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ARC Industry Forum

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 08:30 to Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 12:00
Renaissance Orlando at Seaworld
6677 Sea Harbor Drive
Orlando, FL 32821
United States
FieldComm Group will be participating at the 2018 ARC Industry Forum on February 12-15, 2018. For this year's event, FieldComm Group is a Platinum sponsor and will be presenting during a 90 minute slot on Wednesday, February 14th from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM. FieldComm Group will be talking about the...

Rockwell Process Solutions User Group and Automation Fair

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 08:30 to Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 04:00
George R. Brown Convention Ctr.
Houston, TX
United States
The Automation Fair® event is the ideal opportunity to discover how The Connected Enterprise can help you achieve faster time to market, optimize your assets, lower your total cost of ownership and improve enterprise risk. Learn More

2017 General Assembly & Working Group Meeting

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 08:00 to Friday, October 20, 2017 - 17:00
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 F OUNDATION Fieldbus, HART, Wireless HART and FDI suppliers, end users and other participants from around the world. The event is comprised of 4 separate...

FieldComm Day Triennial End User Seminar for Americas

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 08:00 to 17:00
Hilton Long Beach
701 W Ocean Blvd Long Beach
Long Beach, CA 90831
United States
Join us for our first ever Americas user seminar! This event rotates between the European, Asia Pacific and Americas world areas and is the exclusive opportunity for users to learn about the leading open standards - HART, FOUNDATION Fieldbus, and FDI. About the Event: Vendor-neutral All major...

Emerson Exchange Conference

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 08:00 to Friday, October 6, 2017 - 15:00
Minneapolis Convention Ctr
Minneapolis, MN
United States
Emerson Global Users Exchange is an industry-leading technical conference. It is powered by a community of manufacturing leaders committed to extracting the most from their automation investment and sharing their learning with each other. Learn More

FOUNDATION Fieldbus - Different, Not Difficult

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 01:00 to 02:00
United States
View this email in your browser FOUNDATION Fieldbus - Different, Not Difficult Join us on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT The digital transformation of our industry includes information starting at the device level. FOUNDATION Fieldbus, an all-digital industrial field communication...
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Smart Industry 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 08:00 to Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 01:00
Swissotel
323 E. Upper Wacker Dr.
Chicago, IL 60611
United States
FieldComm Group will be attending Smart Industry 2017. We encourage you to come see us at the show to learn how open standards like FDI, FOUNDATION Fieldbus, and HART enabled the IIoT! About the Event Attend the Smart Industry 2017 conference to gain insights into how the new industrial...

Honeywell User Group Conference

Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 08:00 to Friday, June 23, 2017 - 15:00
JW Marriott Hill Country Resort & Spa
San Antonio, TX
United States
Honeywell Users Group (HUG) conference provides users of Honeywell process control and industrial automation systems with a forum to exchange technical information and provide feedback to Honeywell on their equipment and service needs. Learn More

ABB Automation & Power World Conference

Monday, March 13, 2017 - 09:00 to Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 04:00
Houston, TX
United States
In-person and online, ABB Automation & Power World is the place to meet world-class industry experts, learn about solutions to your business challenges and experience the most innovative automation and electrification technologies and solutions for manufacturers and utilities being developed...

ARC Industry Forum

Monday, February 6, 2017 - 09:00 to Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 04:00
Orlando, FL
United States
Attend the 21st annual ARC Industry Forum in Orlando, Florida to learn more about how the digital enterprise will be realized and the benefits that this can bring. Discover what your peers are doing today and what steps they are taking in their respective journeys. Learn More

Advanced Principles of FOUNDATION Fieldbus

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 08:00 to Friday, October 14, 2016 - 17:00
FieldComm Group Headquarters
9430 Research Blvd Suite 1-120
Austin, TX 78759
United States
The vendor-neutral "Advanced Principles of F OUNDATION Fieldbus" is designed for manufacturers and developers of F OUNDATION Fieldbus hardware and software. The course is best suited for development engineers, test engineers, and all who wish to understand the detailed inner workings of a F...

Introduction to FOUNDATION Fieldbus

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 08:00 to 17:00
FieldComm Group Headquarters
9430 Research Blvd Suite 1-120
Austin, TX 78759
United States
The vendor-neutral "Introduction to F OUNDATION Fieldbus" course has been designed for developers, end users, marketing professionals, applications engineers, system integrators and others interested in obtaining a fundamental knowledge of F OUNDATION Fieldbus technology. Course Description...
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Webinar: Interoperability and Integration to the Cloud: Keys to Successful Wireless Networks

Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 02:00 to 03:00
United States
The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) evolution is enabling a digital transformation by making use of the information sitting in your installed smart measurement devices. Industrial wireless continues to be a valuable, cost-effective solution for quickly adding more measurements to your systems...

Honeywell User Group 2016 - Americas

Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 17:00 to Friday, June 24, 2016 - 17:00
JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort
23808 Resort Parkway
San Antonio, TX 78261
United States
FieldComm Group will be in attendance at the Honeywell User Group (HUG) 2016 event held in San Antonio at the JW Marriot San Antonio Hill Country Resort. Be sure to visit us at their show to learn about the latest information about FieldComm Group and its technologies and how they fit with our...