October 2017

SCADA and Remote Monitoring Systems

Status: Advanced registration is now closed. Please email Emma Talbott at [email protected]
Date: Monday, October 2, 2017 - Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM-8:30 AM: Registration and Continental Breakfast - Day 1 & 2
8:30 AM-4:30 PM: SCADA & Remote Monitoring Systems - Day 1 & 2
Location: Holiday Inn Vancouver-Centre 711 W. Broadway Vancouver, BC V5Z 1J5
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: $829.00 + GST = $870.45 (until Sept 18, 2017)

Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member and EIT/GIT Regular Price: SCADA & Remote Monitoring Systems: $899.00 + GST = $943.95 (after Sept 18, 2017)

Non-Member Price: SCADA & Remote Monitoring Systems: $899.00 + GST = $943.95

Engineers and Geoscientists BC Student Member Price: SCADA & Remote Monitoring Systems: $449.50 + GST = $471.98
Please Note: *A minimum number of registrations are needed by September 18, 2017 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.
President, MR Control Systems International Inc.

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 Engineers and Geoscientists BC. He presently serves as a Chairman of the IEEE Control Systems and Instrumentation joint chapters in Southern Alberta.

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