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Free Seminar in Brussels


  November 27, 2018

Belgium Seminar

exida is excited to announce a free seminar in Brussels:  

Improving Safety, Increasing Availability, and Gaining an Operational Advantage through a Holistic approach to Alarm Management, Cybersecurity, and Functional Safety

IEC 61508, IEC 61511, IEC 62443, EEMUA 191, and ISA 18.2

This seminar will be presented by:

  • Chris O'Brien: Partner, Executive Vice President 
  • Dave Gunter: Director of Cybersecurity Services

Date:  6 December 2018

As technology, threats, and demands on plant and equipment continue to evolve the requirements on operations and engineering have increased. Today there are multiple standards that impact designers of equipment and plant operators. Approaching these standards and the new challenges facing the industry with a comprehensive strategy can deliver safer, more available plants while optimizing the implementation methodology.

Achieving these goals is dependent on:

  • Practical implementation of standards
  • Integration of alarm, cybersecurity, and functional safety lifecycles
  • Comprehensive awareness of how these requirements touch day to day activities
  • Functional Safety and Cybersecurity Assessments
  • Realistic failure data and data based risk analysis
  • Testing and auditing record keeping
  • Competency and training plans

Who Should Attend:

  • Plant engineers, operators, and managers
  • Process automation engineers and managers
  • Plant Managers and Supervisors
  • Production Managers and Supervisors
  • Development engineers
  • Senior Managers responsible for Engineering and Operations
  • Senior Managers responsible for new product development

Benefits of Attending:

  • Learn about changes in the standards, new practices, and emerging trends
  • Collaborate and network with peers
  • Discuss methods and strategies to solve your most challenging problems
  • Expand your knowledge
  • Interact with exida experts

Event Details

Date:           6 December 2018
Timings:     10am to 4pm with lunch included.
Pricing:       No charge
Venue:         Sheraton Airport Hotel, Brussels 

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If you wish to attend please email ali.coles@exida.com to secure your place. 

Please respond early to avoid disappointment.