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September

Monday-Wednesday, 7-9th November 2022

NO TRAVEL NEEDED

The event will be held in Galveston, TX, USA or available virtually through this platform

GUEST EXPERTS

Technical Content and Leadership Sessions

LEARN & NETWORK

LEARN & NETWORK

About the Event

ISA’s Automation Leadership Conference (ALC) will be the automation event of the year! ALC combines ISA’s leadership conference with the best technical presentations from its automation event series into an unparalleled conference experience.

ALC will bring together a global audience of automation managers, engineers and technicians who want to stay abreast of trending industry topics focused on digital transformation, cybersecurity, IIoT, smart manufacturing and process automation.

This multi-day technical and leadership conference and exhibition will provide access to an array of subject matter experts from the US, Middle East, Brazil, Malaysia, Spain and India—and will offer best-of-the-best content and ultimate networking opportunities—in a fun, interactive format.

Agenda


7 November

November 7, 2022 09:00

District Vice President Workshop

Location: Galeon 1

Available: In person Only

November 7, 2022 09:00

Division Leader Workshop

Location: Yacht

Available: In Person Only

November 7, 2022 12:00

Executive Board Luncheon (by invitation only)

Location: Galeon 2 & 3 

Available: In Person Only

November 7, 2022 14:00

Executive Board Meeting

Location: Galeon 1

Available: In Person Only

November 7, 2022 16:45

Young Professional Happy Hour

Location: Poolside at the San Louis

Available: In Person Only

November 7, 2025 17:30

Welcome Reception

Location: Poolside at the San Louis

Available: In Person Only

8 November

November 8, 2022 08:00

Keynote Breakfast

Dr. Lauren Goodwin, Chief Information Officer
Johnson Space Center and White Sands Test Facility, NASA

Location: Ballroom A/B

 

November 8, 2022 09:45

Technical Session - Digital Transformation

Location: Galeon 2

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 10:15

Technical Session - Digital Transformation

Location: Galeon 2

Available: Virtually and In Person 

November 8, 2022 09:45

Technical Session - Process Industry

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 10:15

Technical Session - Process Industry

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 09:45

Leadership Session

Location: Galeon 1

Available: In person Only

November 8, 2022 09:45

Eastern North America District Meeting

Location: Spinnaker

Available: In Person Only

November 8, 2022 09:45

Midwest North America District Meeting

Location: Harbour

Available: In Person Only

November 8, 2022 09:45

Western North America District Meeting

Location: Clipper

Available: In Person Only

November 8, 2022 09:45

Southern North America District Meeting

Location: Schooner

Available: In Person Only

November 8, 2022 11:15

Technical Session: Digital Transformation

Location: Galeon 2

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 11:45

Technical Session: Digital Transformation

Location: Galeon 2

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 11:15

Technical Session: Process Industry

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 11:45

Technical Session: Process Industry

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 11:15

Leadership Session

Location: Galeon 1

Available: In Person Only

November 8, 2022 11:15

Latin America and the Caribbean District Meeting

Location: Spinnaker

Available: In Person Only

November 8, 2022 11:15

Brazil District Meeting

Location: Harbour

Available: In Person Only

November 8, 2022 11:15

Asia Pacific District Meeting

Location: Clipper

Available: In Person Only

November 8, 2022 11:15

Europe, Middle East, and Africa District Meeting

Location: Schooner

Availble: In Person Only

November 8, 2022 12:15

Lunch and Exhibitor Showcase

Location: Ballroom A&B

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 13:45

Technical Session: Cybersecurity

Location: Galeon 2

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 14:15

Technical Session: Cybersecurity

Location: Galeon 2

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 14:45

Technical Session: Cybersecurity

Location: Galeon 2

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 13:45

Delegate Credentialing

Location: Grand Ballroom C

Available: In Person Only

November 8, 2022 14:15

Annual Members Meeting and Council of Society Delegates

Location: Grand Ballroom C

Available: In Person Only

November 8, 2022 13:45

Technical Session - IIOT and Smart Manufacturing

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 14:15

Technical Session - IIOT and Smart Manufacturing

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 15:30

Training - Protectathon

Location: Galeon 2 

Available: Virtaully and In Person

November 8, 2022 16:00

Technical Session - Cybersecurity

Location: Galeon 2 

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 16:30

Technical Session - Cybersecurity

Location: Galeon 2 

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 14:45

Technical Session - IIOT and Smart Manufacturing

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 15:30

Technical Session - IIOT and Smart Manufacturing

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 16:00

Technical Session - IIOT and Smart Manufacturing

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 16:30

Technical Session - IIOT and Smart Manufacturing

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 8, 2022 17:30

Honors and Awards Gala Celebration (ticket required)

Location: Bryan Museum 

Available: In Person Only

ISA will begin transportation from the San Luis Resort at 1730.

9 November

November 9, 2022 08:00

Keynote Breakfast

Location: Ballroom A & B

Available: In Person Only

November 9, 2022 09:45

Technical Session: IIoT and Smart Manufacturing

Location: Galeon 2

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 9, 2022 10:15

Technical Session: IIoT and Smart Manufacturing

Location: Galeon 2

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 9, 2022 09:45

Technical Session: Process Industry

Location: Galeon 3

November 9, 2022 10:15

Technical Session: Process Industry

Location: Galeon 3

November 9, 2022 09:45

Leadership Session

Location: Galeon 1

November 9, 2022 09:45

Geographic Assembly Meeting

Location: Yacht

November 9, 2022 11:15

Technical Session: Cybersecurity

Location: Galeon 2

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 9, 2022 11:45

Technical Session: Cybersecurity

Location: Galeon 2

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 9, 2022 11:15

Technical Session: Digital Transformation

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 9, 2022 11:45

Technical Session: Digital Transformation

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 9, 2022 11:15

Leadership Session

Location: Galeon 1

Available: In Person Only

November 9, 2022 11:15

Geographic Assembly Meeting

Location: Yacht

Available: In Person Only

November 9, 2022 12:15

Lunch and Exhibit

Location: Ballroom A & B

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 9, 2022 13:45

Cybersecurity: Protectathon

Location: Galeon 2

Available: In Person

November 9, 2022 13:45

Technical Session: Digital Transformation

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 9, 2022 14:15

Technical Session: Digital Transformation

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 9, 2022 15:30

Technical Session: Process Industry

Location: Galeon 3

November 9, 2022 16:00

Technical Session: Process Industry

Location: Galeon 3

Available: Virtually and In Person

November 9, 2022 13:45

Technical Assembly Meeting

Location: Yacht

Available: Virtually and In Person

10 November

November 10, 2022 08:30

ISA Standards Committee: ISA18, Instrument Signals and Alarms

Note:  All standards meetings will be held at the San Luis Resort Hotel.  

For information about ISA standards, contact Charley Robinson at crobinson@isa.org

November 10, 2022 08:30

ISA Standards Committee: ISA75, Control Valve Standards

Note:  All standards meetings will be held at the San Luis Resort Hotel.  

For information about ISA standards, contact Charley Robinson at crobinson@isa.org

November 10, 2022 08:30

ISA Standards Committee: ISA95, Enterprise-Control Systems Integration (Day 1)

Note:  All standards meetings will be held at the San Luis Resort Hotel.  

For information about ISA standards, contact Charley Robinson at crobinson@isa.org

11 November

November 11, 2022 08:30

ISA Standards Committee: ISA95, Enterprise-Control Systems Integration (Day 2)

Note:  All standards meetings will be held at the San Luis Resort Hotel.  

For information about ISA standards, contact Charley Robinson at crobinson@isa.org

November 11, 2022 08:30

ISA Standards Committee: ISA112, SCADA Systems

Note:  All standards meetings will be held at the San Luis Resort Hotel.  

For information about ISA standards, contact Charley Robinson at crobinson@isa.org

November 11, 2022 08:30

ISA Standards Committee: ISA96, Valve Actuators

Note:  All standards meetings will be held at the San Luis Resort Hotel.  

For information about ISA standards, contact Charley Robinson at crobinson@isa.org


Frequently Asked Questions

You will have the opportunity to network with ISA leaders and automation professionals from around the world—including managers, engineers, technicians, and subject matter experts.

  • Attend society meetings and leadership presentations
  • Attend vital technical sessions and access an array of technical subject matter experts from the US, Canada, Middle East, Brazil, Malaysia, Spain, and India
  • Interact with other conference attendees—in person or virtually
  • Visit exhibitor booths to gain insight and information on the latest products and technology in the industry
  • Attend the ISA Honors and Awards Gala
There are a variety of registration package options. Virtual attendance is free. Registration for the in-person event includes attendance to all leadership meetings, technical conference sessions, and networking events. Additional registration fees apply for special event gala tickets and technical training activities and workshops.
You do not have to be an ISA member to attend, and it is open to the general public. However, for more information on ISA membership, visit: www.isa.org/membership.
Whether live or virtual, you have the opportunity to engage with a wealth of ISA subject matter experts, ISA staff, event speakers, event sponsors and exhibitors to create a network, gain valuable information answers questions or find solutions.
• Yes. Please contact ISA 2022 Conference & Events Manager, Kim Belinsky (kbelinsky@isa.org) or at +1 919.990.9404 for more information or details.
Yes, like any in-person event, we will have a swag bag for you to collect valuable information and giveaways! By visiting the online resource center during the event and each sponsored virtual exhibit booth, you can choose from an array of available documents. Add your selections to your online swag bag and email them to yourself or forward resources to friends and colleagues by entering their email addresses.
No. You do not need to download or install any applications to participate in the virtual event. You only need to have good quality internet access.
Yes, you will be provided login credentials ahead of the live event so you can test your system, to ensure it meets the requirements, and so you can become familiar with the interface so that you are ready to participate in the event
Your login instructions will be emailed to you ahead of the event with all the details you need for access on the day of the live event.
No, it is not required in order to participate as an attendee. Some speakers may use webcams for their presentations, in addition to their audio and visual presentations.
Google Chrome and/or Firefox are the recommended browsers.
Good quality internet connectivity will ensure high quality video streaming. An unstable internet connection may hinder viewing of certain portions of presentations, where applicable
If you have trouble accessing the event or need technical assistance on the day of the event, please email alcisa@getvfairs.io using the email you used to register for the conference.
Yes, the conference recordings will be available to all registered attendees following the live event, so you can still listen to content ondemand, have access to the platform and not miss a beat. However, you must register ahead of time.
The on-demand content will be hosted for 30 days following the live event to all registered attendees. You just login with your same credentials from the live event until the deadline.
Participants can obtain certificate of completion with PDH credit for each session attended. You must fully attend each session to be able to download your individual certificates in your event profile.