Why Should Someone Join ISA?


JF-2016_COVERFree Web Seminars – Enjoy unlimited, free access to a library of more than 80 online pre-recorded web seminars covering today’s hottest automation topics.

  • Automation Standards – ISA has published more than 150 standards, recommended practices, and technical reports through the dedicated efforts of a network of industry experts. As an ISA member, you can view ISA standards online, free of charge, for your personal use.  Listed IEC documents are not available for free viewing and cannot be purchased with your Standards Redemption Coupon.
    • Get the cost of your membership back when you are a full-dues-paying member and would like to download or buy a printed standard. You may use your Standards Redemption Coupon toward its purchase. This coupon is equal to the dollar amount you paid for your membership term and is available at purchase check-out in your shopping cart. The coupon value expires at the time the membership year expires.
  • Technical Library – You’ll have access to unlimited downloads of ISA’s library of more than 5,500 technical papers published at ISA conferences and symposia
  • InTech Magazine – Receive a free, qualified subscription to the digital version of InTech, the premier magazine for automation professionals, and a free subscription to Automation Weekly e-newsletter
  • Technical Division Membership – Join a network of automation professionals who share your technical interests. Members get two free memberships, one from the Automation and Technology Department and one from the Industries and Sciences Department.  Additional memberships cost $10 US each.
  • ISA Transactions – Enjoy free online access to current and past articles covering the latest advances in the science and engineering of measurement and automation.

There’s more, much more…

✓ Increase your technical knowledge in the field of automation and control

Develop your skills and hone your expertise

Share experiences, successes, and lessons learned

Build lasting friendships and professional connections

By becoming an ISA member, you’ll benefit-in technical knowledge, career and skills development, shared experiences and successes, and lasting friendship and belonging-from an association that has represented the needs and interests of automation and control professionals since its inception in 1945.

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Ways to Join ISA

Imprima un Formulario de Inscripción en Formato PDF –Ilénelo y envíelo por correo o fax.
Formulario de Inscripción PDF Interactivo – teclee su información directamente en este formulario, lugo sólo debe imprimirlo, lo firma, y lo envía.

Envíe la solicitud de inscripción completa a la siguiente dirección postal:
67 T. W. Alexander Drive
PO Box 12277
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

About ISA

The International Society of Automation (www.isa.org) is a nonprofit professional association that sets the standard for those who apply engineering and technology to improve the management, safety, and cybersecurity of modern automation and control systems used across industry and critical infrastructure. Founded in 1945, ISA develops widely used global standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; hosts conferences and exhibits; and provides networking and career development programs for its 40,000 members and 400,000 customers around the world.

ISA owns Automation.com, a leading online publisher of automation-related content, and is the founding sponsor of The Automation Federation (www.automationfederation.org), an association of non-profit organizations serving as “The Voice of Automation.” Through a wholly owned subsidiary, ISA bridges the gap between standards and their implementation with the ISA Security Compliance Institute (www.isasecure.org) and the ISA Wireless Compliance Institute (www.isa100wci.org).

IU & international partners light 100G transatlantic link

Use Aqua Comms’ AEConnect subsea cable

http://www.geant.org/BLOOMINGTON, IN, USA —Research flowing between the United States, Europe and Africa got a significant boost early this year when Indiana University and its partners flipped the switch on a new 100 Gigabits per second (Gbps) transatlantic link.

The new network runs over the America-Europe Connect (AEConnect) subsea cable system provided by vendor Aqua Comms DAC in support of the Networks for European, American and African Research, or NEAAR, grant.

Dr. Jennifer Schopf, director of International Networks at IU, is the principal investigator on the NEAAR award, which provides services and bandwidth connecting researchers in the U.S. with their counterparts in Europe and Africa. Continue reading

Present your research on sensing, imaging & photonics technology in Anaheim

Abstracts due 26 September.

Si17-CONF-emailOnline  —  Submit an abstract to present at the leading global technical event on sensing, imaging, and photonics technologies for defense, security, industry, health care, and the environment.

Two technical programs:

Defense + Security
Submit an abstract   View the Call for Papers  (PDF 5 MB)

Commercial + Scientific Sensing and Imaging
Submit an abstract   View the Call for Papers  (PDF 3 MB)

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ISA Opens Two New Membership Grades to Automation Professionals

isa_logoResearch Triangle Park,NC, USA  – The International Society of Automation (ISA) has announced that it has added two new membership grades, Automation Community Member and Automation Affiliate Member.

“We think these new member grades are a great way for automation professionals to take advantage of the many technical and professional-development benefits that ISA offers. As our new members grow in their careers, we hope they will come to appreciate the contribution that the Society can make to their lives and their businesses, and that they might one day become volunteers and contributors to ISA,” said ISA President, Robert E. Lindeman. Continue reading

Perpetuum Joins ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute

isa100wci_logoResearch Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA – The ISA100 Wireless Compliance Institute (ISA100 WCI) has announced that Perpetuum, a global leader in vibration energy harvesters, has joined ISA100 WCI as a supplier member.

“The benefits of wireless monitoring are rapidly becoming fully appreciated by users. The return on investment from the combination of improved monitoring of assets and processes with the low installation costs and flexibility of wireless, is causing a major rethink in how to improve plant reliability, safety and profitability,” said Roy Freeland, President, Perpetuum. Continue reading

Choosing & Using Lighting Controls

Realtime Distance Learning For Energy-Involved Professionals

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Online —  An interactive program you can complete over the internet right from your computer, with two-way live audio via your telephone presented by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE). Now accepting registrations for programs beginning February 9 and June 21, 2012. 4 Hours of Instruction: Earns 0.4 CEU / 4 PDH.
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Automation Federation & SAE Sign MOM

AF_logoResearch Triangle Park,NC, USA – The Automation Federation announced that, in October, the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) signed a Memorandum of Membership (MOM), becoming one of the newest members of the Automation Federation.

The Automation Federation is an association of member organizations that provides awareness, programs and services that continually advance all facets of the automation profession. The Automation Federation serves as the “Voice of Automation” by providing advocacy and industry-wide strategic analysis and coordination through its member organizations.

SME is the world’s leading professional society that advances manufacturing knowledge and influences more than half a million manufacturing practitioners annually.
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