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).

Webinar: Calibration Intervals – Best Practices in Maintaining Pressure Transmitters

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Online — Poor performing instruments can cause safety incidents, production downtime, or lower product quality. For those reasons and others, accurate instrument measurements are important in any industrial environment.

Industrial facilities typically have a maintenance plan in place to ensure that all equipment is calibrated at the right time. However, these days, plants are focusing more on lowering operational expenditures, and time management has become more important.

Understanding the factors that can influence instrument performance is essential in determining an appropriate calibration interval, and making sure your plant can run as efficiently as possible.

Join us for a webinar that will introduce you to the best practices in maintaining pressure transmitters and how it can improve your plant operations.

In this webinar you will learn:

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Webinar Mar 22: Safe Wireless Communications Using ISA 100 for Infrared Gas Detectors

Online —  There has been an understandable reluctance in the market to accept wireless communication as an integral part of safety critical applications. However, these applications can also benefit from the use of wireless technologies if the obstacles can be overcome.

The Wireless Industrial Networking Alliance (WINA) is pleased to present a webinar featuring Niels Aakvaag, senior system architect with GasSecure in Oslo, Norway, speaking on the GasSecure concept of safe wireless communications and sharing their experience with safe wireless communications using ISA 100 for infrared gas detectors. Continue reading

FREE Webinar: Applying the Strengths of Detention Security to Home/Building Automation

March 14th 2012 | 8:00 AM CST &  3:00 PM CST | Duration: 1 hour

Applying the Strengths of Detention SCADA to the Home/Building Automation Market Online — Join InduSoft for an industry focused webinar that examines how the techniques and security focus of the detention market can be applied to home and building automation.

The detention market is a demanding industry that requires infallible security measures and safeguards to ensure that control is always consistent and reliable. The techniques developed for SCADA in the detention market are methods proven to be safe and effective.
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WEBINAR: Wireless Standard ISA100.11a

Unique Features and Applications in the Process Industry

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 | Hosted by Amit Ajmeri, Wireless and Field Network Technology Consultant, Yokogawa Corporation of America

Yokagowa LogoOnline — This second webinar on ISA100.11a wireless series will present brief information on unique features of ISA100.11a wireless technology. These unique features will help in deploying wireless technology in various applications for process industry.

It also covers installation design guideline for wireless sensing network.

Yokogawa wireless solutions and products with user’s application cases will be presented. Continue reading

Join InduSoft for a VBScript Webinar – February 29th

Attend the free VBSCript webinar hosted by InduSoft.

Webinar Details: Wednesday, February 29th at 8:00am CST, and 3:00pm CST

Indusoft-4_04Austin TX, USA — InduSoft Web Studio provides a powerful built in scripting language, as well as supporting VBScript. This adds a wide range of capabilities to the SCADA/HMI software that can be used to develop competitive applications quickly. This webinar will include:

  • An overview of uses for VBScript in InduSoft Web Studio.
  • A demonstration of basic commands and how they can be used to enhance an application.
  • Q&A Session: Bring us your questions about VBScripting in InduSoft Web Studio.

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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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Webinar: Effective Traceability Management

 Tuesday 6 December 2011

traceabilityimage.jpgAnaheim CA,  USA —  Join Parsec for a 45-minute webinar on 6 December, 2011 and discover how to manage and improve traceability across your entire operations with TrakSYS.

This webinar will demonstrate how to implement an effective traceability management solution using TrakSYS for increased visibility, control, accuracy, and responsiveness. Continue reading

Applying Measurement Uncertainty To Digital Multimeter Calibration

Fluke_cal_logoFREE Web Seminar on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 (8:00 am Pacific U.S. / 11:00 am Eastern U.S. – 1 hour 30 minutes) and Thursday, September 29, 2011 (11:00 am Pacific U.S. / 2:00 pm Eastern U.S. – 1 hour 30 minutes)


This seminar is an introductory study of measurement uncertainty and its application to digital multimeter calibration. It studies measurement uncertainty from the perspective of the formally documented Guides to Uncertainty in Measurement (GUMs).

Both general and detailed examples are provided. Fluke’s MET/CAL software is introduced as a tool to assist in calculating measurement uncertainty during calibrations. Continue reading

September Webinars & Web Workshops

Web Workshop

FREE Online Learning Events – Sept 9th to 16th

Ft Meyers FL, USA — Reliabilityweb.com continues its innovative educational programs with a whole range of complimentary webinars and web workshops aimed at improving the reliability of institutional, manufacturing and commercial facilities and equipment by providing resources for maintenance and reliability professionals.

Here’s a sample of the upcoming events for early September 2011:

Don HaapapuroWeb Workshop: Why You Should Have an Electrical Motor Testing Program

Presented by: Don Haapapuro, ALL-TEST Pro, LLC | Date: September 9th, 2011 | Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

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Vision360°- PLANNING for the DECADES Webcast Series

Attend these webcasts to learn of the latest and future automation technology, to assist you as you plan for the new decade.


Each Webcast will run 45 – 60 minutes. For more information on all of the offered webcasts and to register Click Here or click on the webcast title of interest below. If you have any questions, please call them at 508-543-8600, or e-mail them at webcast@iconics.com

GEO SCADA 2D and 3D Visualization
Date: Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 10:00 AM (EDT)

GENESIS64 represents a quantum leap in HMI/SCADA technology with stunning 2D and 3D hardware-accelerated visualization. Learn how GraphWorX™64 with its time saving engineering capabilities reduces implementation costs, while providing the optimal intuitive user experience. In this session, we will demonstrate how to create and import 3D CAD files and other engineering content so that it is instantly available for a richer and more efficient user experience. Learn how ICONICS products take advantage of Windows 7, Microsoft WPF, Silverlight, XAML and Multi-touch technologies. Continue reading