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Event:August 10-11, 2016, CBI's 11th Annual Life Sciences Forum on MES 
Location:Philadelphia, PA, USA


The life science industry's most in-depth manufacturing systems-focused event is back for its 11th year! Ensure your organization is achieving the highest ROI on its MES activities. Packed with breakthrough content, MES 2016 is dedicated to providing tangible insight on next-generation systems and innovative models for global deployment, system integration & aggregate data application. Collaborate with peers and zero in on prevailing industry approaches to ensure manufacturing intelligence and excellence by successfully deploying, integrating, maintaining and utilizing data from MES.

Special Highlights Include:

.         Keynote Address from Dennis Brandl, Member of MESA Americas Board, MESA International on

o   IIoT and Smart Manufacturing Applications Transforming Life Sciences Across the Value Chain

.         Choice of Three ROI-Driven Workshops for Efficiency at Every Stage

o   A: Creating the Business Case and Roadmap for an MES Platform 

o   B: Small Batch and Discrete Best Practices and Integration Strategies

o   C: Proactively Tap MES Data for Operational Excellence

.         Choice of Two Interactive Summits

o   1: Live Demos--Facets, Functions and Features from Established and Emerging MES Partners

o   2: Senior-Lever Think Tank -Strategies for the Advanced MES Professional

.         Numerous Case Studies from Trailblazing Companies, Including

o   AbbVie, Axendia, B. Braun, Biogen, Bristol Myers-Squibb, EIS, Emerson, ESP, Johnson & Johnson, Lonza Biologics, LZ Lifescience, MESA, NNE Pharmaplan, Werum, Zenith Technologies and more!

.         And more! (download the complete agenda for session details)

Want to participate? Click here to register or visit for more information! Don't forget to mention promo code MESA16 for $500* off the standard price.

Event:September 26-28, 2016, Smart Industry 2016
Location:The Drake Hotel, Chicago, IL, USA


The Smart Industry 2016 conference focuses on the digital transformation of the manufacturing industry and the IIoT.  Leading industry technologists, early manufacturer adopters, and solution providers will convene for this second annual event, September 26-28 at the legendary Drake Hotel in downtown Chicago, to discuss this digital disruption.  Topics include:

DevOps Implications for an OT World

Next- Generation Cybersecurity for the Industrial IoT

Realizing & Maintaining the Production Asset Digital Twin

Fog Computing in an Industrial Context

Preparing Legacy Systems for the IIOT

Lessons Learned from IIoT Deployments 

MESA members receive 10% off registration with discount code MESA or $500 off exhibit tabletop.  If interested in exhibiting, please contact Tony D'Avino at  

Event:October 20-21, 2016, IoT Tech Expo North America Conference & Exhibition
Location:Santa Clara, CA, USA 


Europe's leading IoT conference will be arriving in Santa Clara, North America on 20-21 October for two days of top level content and discussion, introducing and exploring the latest innovations in the Internet of Things arena.

There will be case studies and 5 dedicated conference tracks covering the entire Internet of Things ecosystem including Smart CitiesConnected LivingDeveloping & IoT TechnologiesConnected Industry and Data & Security, in addition to a free exhibition

Bringing together over 4,000 attendees from across the entire IoT industry with representatives from sectors including government, energy, education, transportation, healthcare, manufacturing, M2M and many more, this event is not to be missed. The IoT Tech Expo is set to showcase the most cutting edge technologies from more than 100 exhibitors and provide insight from over 200 speakers sharing their unparalleled industry knowledge and real-life experiences.

Register today for your FREE expo pass:

Register for your paid workshop pass which gives you access to all 5 conferences, networking platforms and presentation materials -

Use discount code MESA20 to receive 20% of registration fee

Event:October 26-27, 2016, 9th Asian Downstream Week


Event: October 26-27, 2016, 9th Asian Downstream Week

Asian refiners and petrochemical players are constantly looking for new ways to improve operational performance and asset longevity. The agenda for the 9th Annual Asian Downstream Week is designed to help them achieve these objectives.

The region's largest conference and exhibition for the downstream refining and petrochemical industries will take place on the 26-27 October 2016 as part of the Singapore International Energy Week organised by Singapore's Energy Market Authority - which is expected to attract over 15,000 visitors this year.

This year's agenda will revolve around the theme: "Achieving Operational Excellence through Digital Transformation" with an in-depth focus on the following key sub themes:

.Digital Manufacturing & Automation

.Connected Supply Chain

.Operational Excellence & Asset Optimisation

With a wider focus on the petrochemical industry (including specialty chemicals) and new focused stream on automation and digitalisation, ADW16  will showcase keynotes and presentations led by leading industry experts on the two-day, three track conference programme which includes:

.         Claus J. Nehmzow, Digital Innovation Organisation Asia Pacific, BP Singapore Pte Ltd

.         Vishal Mehta, Head of Digital Strategy, Architecture and Technology, Reliance Industries Limited

.         Vikas Prabhu, CIO - Oil, Gas and Retail, Essar Group

.         Martin Hawkins, COO, HMEL

.         Dr Kishor Dongaonkar, VP - Technology Center of Excellence, Reliance Industries Limited

.         P S Moorthy, Engineering Services Manager - Downstream Manufacturing, Shell Eastern Petroleum

.         Dr. Werner Reimann, Senior Expert Application Development Fuel Additives, Clariant Produkte 

.         Selva Guru, Principal Engineer, Singapore Refining Company

.         Sharul Rashid, Principal Engineer - Instrument and Control, Petronas Penapisan Terengganu

.         Abdullah Dhafer, Operational Excellence Leader, Saudi Aramco

.         Sudhagar Raghavan, Manager - Global Lean & Operational Excellence, BASF

.         Mai Tuan Dat, Production Manager, Binh Son Refining & Petrochemical

.         Charles Nie, E-business and Supply Chain Optimization Manager, Covestro 

ADW16 At a Glance

.         4 Plenary Keynotes, 3 strategy-focused streams

.         50+ Expert Speakers, 40 International Exhibitors, 600 Downstream, Refining & Petrochemicals Experts

.         FREE to attend on-floor technical seminar

.         Schedule 1-to-1 business meetings

.         Access to international energy professionals at the networking cocktail reception

Download the brochure to view the full programme and see who else will be speaking:

.         Interested to visit the exhibition & attend the technical seminar?

Register today for your FREE visitor pass:

.         Interested to attend the conference and access ALL areas of the 2-day event?

Click HERE to register for a 25% discounted conference pass or visit:

The 2016 event will once again bring together key players in the oil & gas, refining and petrochemical industries to discuss business-critical issues including: project development, margin improvements, energy efficiency, and integration of petrochemical complexes. Get involved today!

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