STS AIChE February 2020 Monthly Dinner Meeting - Workshops | AIChE

STS AIChE February 2020 Monthly Dinner Meeting - Workshops

Thursday, February 6, 2020,
5:30pm to 6:30pm
In-Person / Local
15222 John F Kennedy Blvd.
Houston, TX 77032
United States

Workshop I

Title: Future of Control Systems Solutions for Process and Manufacturing Industry


Control systems are the brain & backbone of any process, manufacturing systems. We shall share the modernistic, holistic view of what is coming in terms of diagnostics, features using actual examples. 

  • History
  • Traditional solutions
  • Traditional Control room concept is slowly disappearing
  • Future…
  • Single system Solution for modelling, AI, data analytics built in HMI
  • OS - single app support in MS, Android, iOS, Linux
  • OPC DA/UA or native comm drivers using off the shelf products
  • Admin level Self configuring systems. AI won’t allow any config mistakes
    • AI - Help quantify uncertainty in quality of products, identify areas that are creating uncertainty. How best to deal with them to improve the bottom line
  • Cloud apps with cyber security
  • 360 deg 3d views with live data in HMI
  • Share your wish list with us

Bio: Rakesh Verma

Rakesh Verma is President of Parijat Controlware, Inc. a premier control system Integration company since 1989. He obtained his BSEE from Punjab Engineering College in 1977. He worked briefly in India, Singapore before migrating to Houston. He has worked for many control, SCADA systems for many industries. He has served most major corporations in almost every industry touching every aspect of relating to control, SCADA, IT, OT, IOT.