Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Time Workshop 1 Workshop 2 Workshop 3 Workshop 4
8:00 – 10:00 AM “Engineering Ethics,”, Jerry Bradshaw, TAMU Reliability Workshop – Part 1 and Part 2,” Patrick Skweres, SIS-TECH Solutions, LP, and Keith Lapeyrouse, Dow Chemical Company National Electric Code (NEC) requirements and IEEE standards,” Paul E. Guidry and Nathan Roseborrough, Fluor Enterprises, Inc. – Presentation HIPPS Workshop,” Greg Hardin, HIMA Americas, Inc. – Presentation
10:00 – 10:25 AM Break and Exhibit Hall
10:25 – 11:20 AM Keynote Address – “Successful Project Execution is Only One Acronym Away or Can We All Just Work Together?”
F.G. (Sandy) Vasser,
Facilities I&E Manager, ExxonMobil – Presentation

11:20 AM – 12 PM Competence counts! Defining, Validating and Documenting,” John Campbell, ConocoPhillips – Presentation
12:00 – 2:00 PM Lunch and Exhibit Hall
2:00 – 2:40PM Distributed SIS,” Angela Summers, SIS-TECH Solutions, LP – Presentation
2:40 – 3:20PM Valve Torque Requirements for General Purpose and SIS Automated Block Valve Assemblies,” Henk Hinssen and Kees Meliefste, iHandl Engineering – Presentation
3:20 – 3:50PM Break and Exhibit Hall
3:50 – 4:30PM Shared Field Instruments in SIS: Incidents Caused by Poor Design and Recommendations for Improvement,” Edward M. Marszal, Kenexis – Presentation
4:30 – 6:00 PM Exhibit Hall & Refreshments
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
7:30-8:00AM Morning Refreshments & Exhibit Hall
8:00 – 9:00 AM Keynote Address – “Industry/OSHA – A Future Focus”
Mark R. Briggs – C.S.P.
Area Director, Houston South Area Office, Occupational Safety and Health Administration – Presentation
9:00 – 9:40 AM Using Engineering Automation to Document Safety Instrumented Systems,” John E. Dressel, Fluor Corporation – Presentation
9:40 – 10:10 AM Break and Exhibit Hall
10:10 – 10:50AM How SAP Can Deliver Asset Performance Management Result,” Gus McIntosh, Vesta partners – Presentation
10:50 – 11:30AM Approaching Compressor Control Retrofits,” Rick McLin, ICS Triplex – Rockwell Automation – Presentation
11:30AM – 12:10 PM A Primer on a Good Instrument Grounding System,” William (Bill) L. Mostia, Jr., SIS-TECH Solutions, LP – Presentation
12:10 – 2:00 PM Lunch and Exhibit Hall
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2:00 – 4:00 PM “Engineering Ethics,” Harvey Willeby, Dow Chemical Company Temperature Measurement – Can it handle the stress?,” Kevin Klein, Celanese and Van Tran, Fluor What ‘s an ISF?,” Angela Summers, SIS-TECH Solutions, LP The Many Uses of Adaptive Gain,” Jude Golla
6:00 —9:00 PM BBQ Social (Location: Brazos Center)
Thursday, January 26, 2012
7:30-8:00AM Morning Refreshments
8:00 – 8:40 AM AGA Report #11: Coriolis Meters for Natural Gas Measurement Overview,” Angela Floyd, ConocoPhillips – Presentation
8:40 – 9:20 AM Wireless Lessons Learned,” Jim Smith, Kevin Klein, Alan Trochta, Nate Zbranek, and Michael Morano, Celanese – Presentation
9:20 – 9:50 AM Break
9:50 – 10:30 AM Improve the Sizing & Selection Process to Spot the Best Fit for Purpose Control Valve,” Henk Hinssen, Holger Siemers, & Andreas Vogt, iHandl Engineering – Presentation
10:30 -11:10 AM Control with Wireless Technology,” James Beall, Emerson Process Management – Presentation
11:10 – 11:50 AM Utilizing RFID for Pipeline Preventative Maintenance System,” Ben Zoghi, Texas A&M, Sam Falsafi, Shipcom Wireless & David Taylor, Motorola
11:50 – 1:00 PM Lunch
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1:00 – 3:00 PM “Engineering Ethics,”, Jerry Bradshaw, TAMU Partial Stroke Testing of Valves: Benefit, Analysis, Techniques and Open Discussion,” Paul Gruhn, ICS Triplex Coriolis Installation Best Practices & Meter Verification Solutions,” Tom O’Banion, Emerson Process Management The New Face of Threats to Industrial Control Systems,” Bryan Singer, Kenexis