November 2015

SCADA & Remote Monitoring Systems

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Date: Monday, November 23, 2015 - Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Time: 8:00 AM-8:30 AM: Registration - Day 1 and Continental Breakfast - Day 1
8:30 AM-4:30 PM: SCADA & Remote Monitoring Systems - Day 1
8:30 AM-4:30 PM: SCADA & Remote Monitoring Systems - Day 2
Location: The Listel Hotel 1300 Robson Street Vancouver, BC V6E 1C5
Presenter: Matt Eskandar, P.Eng., President, MR Control Systems International Inc.
Credit: 14 Formal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Early Bird Price Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member: SCADA & Remote Monitoring Systems - Day 1 : $860.00 + GST = $903.00 until Nov 6, 2015

Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member and EIT/GIT Regular Price: SCADA & Remote Monitoring Systems - Day 1 : $950.00 + GST = $997.50

Non-Member Price: SCADA & Remote Monitoring Systems - Day 1 : $950.00 + GST = $997.50

Student Member Price: SCADA & Remote Monitoring Systems - Day 1 : $475.00 + GST = $498.75
Please Note: *A minimum number of registrations are needed by November 06, 2015 to proceed with this seminar. Please register early to avoid cancellation.
**All prices are subject to applicable taxes.
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Quite often we have limited exposure to one of the areas of SCADA but need to have a better understanding of other components of SCADA systems. This tutorial starts at a very high level and dives into key issues and features of various SCADA systems. At the end of this two day tutorial, you should have an in-depth understanding of all key features and challenges of SCADA systems.

Who Should Attend?
This two days tutorial is suitable for people who have a very high-level understanding of the SCADA and remote monitoring system and would like to learn how all pieces come together.

The following professionals may be interested in this seminar:
  • Corporate Managers
  • Project Managers
  • IT staff who have to manage or interface with SCADA or control systems
  • Any SCADA expert or software developer who needs to establish communication with SCADA devices  or systems
  • PLC, RTU or HMI programmers
  • Control systems software developers
  • Engineers, technologists, and electricians with SCADA and control systems background
  • University and college students and professors in engineering and computer science programs
Course Outline
Day 1
Module 1:     Introduction to SCADA (Supervisory Control & Data Acquisition)
Module 2:     Control, Automation, Protection
Module 3:     HMI (Human Machine Interface)
Module 4:     Communication

Day 2
Module 5:     Alarm Management System
Module 6:     Historian (Data logging & Data Analysis)
Module 7:     Reporting (Report Generation & Presentation)
Module 8:     Data Processing
Module 9:     Security
Module 10:  Remote Facilities and Control Center

Instructor Bio
Matt Eskandar, P.Eng. graduated from University of Alberta with a degree in Electrical Engineering in 1991. Matt is President of MR Control Systems International Inc. (www.mrcsi.com). Matt’s extensive experience in monitoring, control and automation projects in multiple industries worldwide has inspired him to develop a new generation of monitoring and control systems that go beyond conventional SCADA Systems.

Matt is an active member of IEEE, APEGA and APEGBC. He presently serves as a Chairman of the IEEE Control Systems and Instrumentation joint chapters in Southern Alberta.

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