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Plant Engineering webcasts help you obtain educational information on specific topics and learn about the latest industry trends. Check out our upcoming and on-demand webcasts and earn learning units on RCEP-certified webcasts before the end of the year!

Upcoming webcast:

Industrial Internet of Things Webcast Series 2016, Part Four: Smart manufacturing, IIoT, Industrie 4.0 case studies

Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET
One (1) Certified Professional Development Hour (PDH) available for all attendees.
Click here to register.

Learning objectives:

  • Recognize project scope and goals of test beds at Smart Manufacturing Leadership Consortium (SMLC)
  • Identify parts of each platform the case study demonstrates
  • Quantify benefits produced, or expected, from the case study, based on integrated technologies used
  • Adapt best practices based on lessons learned to a future implementation
  • Review other industry test beds and research and trends from recently released IIoT and Industrie 4.0 research from Control Engineering and Plant Engineering.

Speaker: Thomas F. Edgar, Ph.D., director, The University of Texas at Austin Energy Institute, George T. and Gladys H. Abell Chair in Engineering and Jack S. Josey Professorship in Energy Studies, and co-founder of the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition (SMLC), which develops software tools for saving energy in industrial plants. Dr. Edgar is professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin and Director of the UT Energy Institute.

Sponsors: Festo, Iconics, PTC


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