Category: Section Meetings

October 2018 Section Meeting

Free Wind or Bought Wind? The Transition from Sail- to Steam-Powered Vessels About our Technical Presentation: The ISA New Orleans Section is pleased to have historian and author, John Laurence Busch, return for a second speaking engagement. John initially presented the history of how the first steam-powered ship, […]

September 2018 Section Meeting

Power Quality & Energy Management: Increasing Reliability with Assessments and Monitoring Presentation: September 2018 ISA Section Meeting Slides About our Technical Presentation: Poor power quality can result in equipment damage, production scrap loss, and even costlier downtime. A Single interruption power outage interruption in the process can result […]

August 2018 Section Meeting

Topic:  ISA History, Change and Path Forward, and ISA 84 Discussion with Paul Gruhn Presentation (PDF): ISA History Change and Path Forward Useful Links: Pre-recorded ISA Webinars About Our Guest Speaker, Paul Gruhn, P.E., CFSE: Paul Gruhn is a Global Functional Safety Consultant with aeSolutions in Houston, Texas. […]

May 2018 Section Meeting

Topic:  Ethics – Common Licensure Laws and Rules Violations and How to Avoid Them Presentation (PDF): 2018 Automation Engineers Meeting, Metairie, May 2018 Our May 2018 Section Meeting featured a presentation on Ethics from the Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board (LAPELS).

April 2018 Section Meeting

ISA/IEC 62443 Cybersecurity Lifecycle: Assessment, Implementation, and Maintenance ISA Cybersecurity Lifecyle Flyer: Cybersecurity_Lifecycle_Flyer About our Topic: ISA understands the Industrial Automation and Control Systems Security Lifecycle, and builds its resources around real-world requirements for protecting your systems. ISA’s standards are developed by international experts from across industry, government, […]

Upcoming Section Meeting Topics

We’re continuing to fill in the calendar with section meeting topics and guest speakers.  Today we’re announcing the topics for April, May and June.  More information will be provided for each topic at a later date. A list of all upcoming section meetings is available on our website […]

February 2018 Section Meeting

Topic: Cybersecurity Update: Applying the NIST Cybersecurity Framework Session Presentations: ISA February 2018 Intro Slides NIST Framework Indegy Applying the NIST Framework ISA New Orleans 2-6-18 v3 In our February Section Meeting we discussed the NIST framework and current technology solutions to specifically apply the framework for Industrial Control […]