Leading field communication organizations provide a single exhibit place for visitors to learn about multiple field communication technologies
The FDT Group, Fieldbus Foundation, HART Communication Foundation, OPC Foundation and PI (PROFIBUS & PROFINET International) will once again co-sponsor and promote the third annual Field Communication Lounge exhibit at one of the world’s largest automation trade shows, the 2013 Hannover Messe, 8-12 April, Hannover, Germany. Inside the Lounge, these organizations and their members will exhibit their individual process and factory automation communication and integration technologies in a co-located demonstration and display area, making it convenient for show visitors. The Field Communication Lounge will be located at a new location in Hall 9, Stand D76 this year.
The Field Communication Lounge creates a single exhibit area for visitors to learn about and experience the latest in field communication and integration technologies and discuss how they are used to deliver powerful results that may quickly improve a company’s profitability. The Lounge’s co-sponsored exhibit allows leading suppliers to demonstrate their automation solutions. Fair visitors will have a central place to discuss the leading automation communication protocols and integration technologies-their advantages, applications and their relevance in practice.
Major automation companies will exhibit and present practical demonstrations of their respective communication and integration solutions including intelligent field devices, analog and digital communication protocols, configuration solutions, asset management applications, control applications, wireless technology, and integration technologies. All of the companies provide the products, solutions and services that truly demonstrate the value of using the available information from smart devices. Typical exhibitors include suppliers such as; ABB, Emerson, Endress+Hauser, Honeywell, Invensys, Pepperl+Fuchs, Phoenix Contact, Siemens, VEGA, Yokogawa and many others.
About the FDT Group AISBL™
The FDT Group AISBL is a non-profit corporation consisting of over 60 leading process and factory automation companies worldwide whose major purpose is to provide an open and non proprietary interface for the integration of field devices with engineering, automation and asset management systems. In this environment, end users, manufacturers, universities and research organizations are working together to develop the technology, provide development tools, support and training, coordinate field trials and demonstrations, and enable product interoperability.
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