Europe and Africa

Europe and Africa

Hans Georg Kumpmueller

Mr. Hans George Kumpfmueller is the Regional Director for Europe and Africa.  In this role he acts as a liaison for FieldCommGroup to important process industry partners including NAMUR and PROFIBUS International, and directs marketing activity for several local marketing committees.

Mr. Kumpfmueller started his business career with Siemens Automotive division. From 2000 to 2015 he served as CEO and CTO in various Siemens Automation divisions. He was a long-term Board member of the HART Communication Foundation as well as Fieldbus Foundation. From September 2014 to December 2015 he served as the chairman of the Board of Directors of FieldComm Group.

 

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.

In Ireland and U.K, regional activites are managed by volunteers from the following FieldComm Group Member companies.

If you are interested in joining a committee or becoming an ambassador please contact us at FCG Regional Volunteers  

Country Leadership  Member Company

Mr. Richard Barnes
Regional Manager

 

Participating Member Companies

   

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.

In Italy, regional activites are managed by volunteers from the following FieldComm Group Member companies.

If you are interested in joining a committee or becoming an ambassador please contact us at FCG Regional Volunteers

Country Leadership  Member Company Regional Address

Mr. Roberto Gusulfino
Regional Manager

FieldComm Group Italy Operations 
Viale Fulvio Testi, 128
Cinisello
Balsamo (MI) 
Phone : +39 02 21591153

 

Participating Member Companies

Secretary

 

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.

In Africa, regional activites are managed by volunteers from the following FieldComm Group Member companies.

If you are interested in joining a committee or becoming an ambassador please contact us at FCG Regional Volunteers

Country Leadership  Member Company

Mr. Marc Van Pelt
Regional Manager

Developer Training - HART Fundamentals and QA Testing Workshop

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 08:00 to Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 16:00
Düsseldorf
Germany
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...

Developer Training - Device Integration - Writing EDD and FDI Package

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 08:00 to Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 16:00
Düsseldorf
Germany
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 - Advanced Principles of FOUNDATION Fieldbus

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 08:00 to Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 16:00
Düsseldorf
Germany
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...

FieldComm Group Member Day: Seminar und Live Demo - Die Zukunft der Feldgeräteintegration und Zusammenspiel mit Industrie 4.0 und Namur Open Architecture

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 08:30 to 16:15
Frankfurt
Germany
Die FieldComm Group (FCG), die Heimat von HART, FOUNDATION Fieldbus und FDI (Field Device Integration), lädt ein zum FieldComm Group Member Day inclusive FDI Live Demo. Das Zusammenspiel von Feldgeräten und Leitsystemen unterliegt einem starken technologischen Wandel. Gerade im Zuge von Industrie 4...

Working Group Meeting in Barcelona

Monday, July 16, 2018 - 08:00 to Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 14:30
Barcelona
Spain
Working Group Meeting in Barcelona - all FieldComm Group members are invited! Working Group meetings provide an opportunity for marketing and technical professionals to meet over multiple days and contribute to the strategic direction of FieldComm Group. Announcement has been sent to membership. If...
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ACHEMA 2018

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 08:00 to Friday, June 15, 2018 - 17:00
Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Germany
FieldComm Group will once again exhibit at the upcoming ACHEMA – World Forum, 11-15 June 2018 in Frankfurt, Germany. ACHEMA is the leading trade show and world forum for chemical engineering and the process industry. 3,800+ exhibitors from around the world are expected to exhibit. The ACHEMA...

Advanced Principles of FOUNDATION Fieldbus

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 08:30 to Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 17:00
Germany
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

Device Integration - Writing EDD and FDI Package Workshop

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 08:30 to Friday, April 13, 2018 - 17:00
Germany
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...

HART Fundamentals and QA Testing Workshop

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 08:30 to Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 17:00
Germany
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...

SPS IPC Drives Exhibition

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 09:00 to Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 04:00
Nuremberg
Germany
SPS IPC Drives is Europe’s leading exhibition for electric automation. Meet suppliers of electric automation technology from around the world, learn about products, trends and innovations within the industry. Learn More

NAMUR Annual General Meeting

Monday, October 9, 2017 - 09:00 to Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 04:00
Bad Neuenahr
Germany

FDI PlugFest

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 08:30 to Friday, July 14, 2017 - 15:00
Berlin
Germany
FDI PlugFest is an event that takes place in conjunction with Working Group Meetings. The prime objective of FDI PlugFest is to improve the interoperability of FDI Device Packages and FDI Host Systems being developed and released into the market.

Working Group Meeting

Monday, July 10, 2017 - 08:30 to Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 14:30
Berlin
Germany
Working Group meetings provide an opportunity for marketing and technical professionals to meet over multiple days and contribute to the strategic direction of FieldComm Group. The upcoming meeting will be held at Courtyard Berlin City Center . Our negotiated room rate is 155 EUR per night (single...

Connected Industries Conference

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 09:00 to Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 05:00
Ticketpro Dome
Johannesburg
South Africa
South Africa’s key Industrial Automation and Control event, Africa Automation Fair, will this year host a high-level conference on Connected Industries in line with growing international focus on the ‘The Fourth Industrial Revolution’ and the advanced, connected industries of the future. Connected...

Hannover Messe Exhibition

Monday, April 24, 2017 - 09:00 to Friday, April 28, 2017 - 04:00
Hannover Messe
Hannover
Germany
One of the largest industrial automation trade fairs in the world, Hannover Messe will feature applications-oriented forums, exciting talks, riveting panel discussions and persuasive keynote speakers. Learn More
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HART Fundamentals Workshop

Monday, November 7, 2016 - 08:00 to Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 16:00
Mercure Hotel Dusseldorf Hafen
Volmerswerther Strasse 35
40221 Dusseldorf
Germany
HART Fundamentals is an intensive four-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 HART. Students will also...

FDI PlugFest

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 14:00 to Friday, October 21, 2016 - 15:00
STC-Group
Lloydstraat 300
3024 EA Rotterdam
Netherlands
FieldComm Group and PROFIBUS/PROFINET International to Host FDI PlugFest Event About FDI PlugFests FDI PlugFests are non-profit interoperability testing events run jointly by FieldComm Group and PROFIBUS/PROFINET International for the benefit of their members . The prime objective of the FDI...

2016 General Assembly End User Seminar

Monday, October 17, 2016 - 08:30 to 17:30
STC-Group
Lloydstraat 300
3024 EA Rotterdam
Netherlands
FieldComm Group will hold its 2016 General Assembly/Working Group Meeting in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, on Oct. 17-21. This annual event is open to both members and non-members, and will be attended by leading automation suppliers, end users and other industry participants from around the world...

2016 Annual General Assembly and Working Group

Monday, October 17, 2016 - 08:00 to Friday, October 21, 2016 - 14:30
STC-Group
Lloydstraat 300
3024 EA Rotterdam
Netherlands
Please join FieldComm Group in Rotterdam for the second General Assembly Annual Meeting and Working Group. The events will be held October 17-21, 2016 at STC-Group in Rotterdam, Netherlands. These meetings are open to all members & invited guests of FieldComm Group. Working Group Meetings (...

Device Integration - Writing EDD and FDI Package Workshop

Monday, September 12, 2016 - 08:00 to Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 17:00
Mercure Hotel Dusseldorf Hafen
Volmerswerther Strasse 35
40221 Dusseldorf
Germany
This comprehensive, advanced course provides a one-on-one instructional environment where developers learn the step-by-step process for building a Device Description and FDI Package that can be used across all EDD or FDI enabled host platforms. COURSE DESCRIPTION Today, F OUNDATION Fieldbus and...

Advanced Principles of FOUNDATION Fieldbus

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 08:00 to Friday, September 9, 2016 - 17:00
Mercure Hotel Dusseldorf Hafen
Volmerswerther Strasse 35
40221 Dusseldorf
Germany
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, September 6, 2016 - 08:00 to 17:00
Mercure Hotel Dusseldorf Hafen
Volmerswerther Strasse 35
40221 Dusseldorf
Germany
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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Introduction to HART Protocol

Monday, June 20, 2016 - 08:00 to Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 16:00
Germany
This course is designed to provide an overview of the HART Market and Technology. Course materials and lecture are provided in English. WHO SHOULD ATTEND Users, Sales Support and Marketing people needing to understand HART Anyone interested in learning the details of HART Communication Protocol...
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HART Fundamentals Workshop

Monday, June 20, 2016 - 08:00 to Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 16:00
Mercure Hotel Dusseldorf Hafen
Volmerswerther Strasse 35
40221 Dusseldorf
Germany
HART Fundamentals is an intensive four-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 HART. Students will also...
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HART Fundamentals Workshop

Monday, June 20, 2016 - 08:00 to Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 16:00
Mercure Hotel Dusseldorf Hafen
Volmerswerther Strasse 35
40221 Dusseldorf
Germany
HART Fundamentals is an intensive four-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 HART. Students will also...

Advanced Principles of FOUNDATION Fieldbus

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 08:00 to Friday, June 17, 2016 - 17:00
Mercure Hotel Dusseldorf Hafen
Volmerswerther Strasse 35
40221 Dusseldorf
Germany
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...

Introduction to FOUNDATION Fieldbus

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 08:00 to 17:00
Mercure Hotel Dusseldorf Hafen
Volmerswerther Strasse 35
40221 Dusseldorf
Germany
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...