EngineerIT Events Diary

Adroit events and training courses for 2018

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Registration: Email: samanthab@adroit.co.za or http://adroittech.co.za/training-order-and-booking-form/
Contact: Samantha Brink, Adroit Technologies, Tel 011 658-8100, samanthab@adroit.co.za


IDX – Industrial Data Xchange events and training courses for 2018

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Registration: Email: academy@idx.co.za
Contact: Michael Garnham, Industrial Data Xchange, Tel 011 548-9960, academy@idx.co.za


Beckhoff Training Programme 2018

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The training is provided at Beckhoff Training centres in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban and Port Elizabeth. Additional training courses such as custom training and on-site training can be queried at your nearest training facility. These courses focus on IEC 61131-3 programming, addressing of axes from the PLC (TwinCAT NC PTP), and communications options under TwinCAT (TwinCAT ADS). the training is aimed at PLC programmers who are switching to the TwinCAT system, but who are familiar with high-level language concepts such as declaration of variables, variable classes and structures. It also covers integration of Microsoft Visual Studio® with TwinCAT 3.

Registration: Email training@beckhoff.co.za
Contact: Andrew Reinhold, Beckhoff Automation, Tel 011 795-2898, training@beckhoff.co.za


 

Process 4.0 Breakfast Seminar Series

Type of event: Seminar
Time: 06:30 – 11:30
Venues: KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape, Gauteng
23 July 2018 | KwaZulu-Natal | Durban Country Club
25 July 2018 | Western Cape | D’Aria Wine Estate
31 July 2018 | Gauteng | The Fairway Hotel
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Costs: Paid Event

Beckhoff Automation and EPLAN proudly present Process 4.0, the first “4th Industrial Revolution” seminar in South Africa for Process Industries. The 2018 Breakfast Seminar Series is aimed at industry segments such as: oil & gas production, petrochemicals, chemicals, water and wastewater management, food & beverage, metals, mining, plastics, woodworking, pharmaceuticals & biotech, print and pulp and paper. Beneficiaries of this seminar include process plant operators, systems integrators, planners of plants and all-round enthusiasts in Process Automation, especially with the global explosion proof Certification requirements. Process 4.0 is the next generation of process automation. During the seminar the following topics will be covered: Integration of HART devices through FDT/DTM into PC-based control systems; ultra-thin integration of intrinsically safe field devices; multi-touch Control Panels and Panel PCs for hazardous locations; big data analytics and remote data access in the cloud. You are cordially invited, with great excitement, to the 1st Process 4.0 seminar at a venue of your choice, being held in Durban, Cape Town and Johannesburg in July 2018.

Registration: Email aimees@beckhoff.co.za or https://www.beckhoff.co.za/forms/events/za/process4.0-seminar/
Contact: Aimee Schumacher, Beckhoff Automation, Tel 011 795-2898, aimees@beckhoff.co.za
or Marietjie Daubert, EPLAN, Tel 011 609-8294


2018 Cybersec Conference

Date: 22 August 2018
Type of event: Conference
Time: 10:00 – 15:00
Venue: Melrose Arch
Address: 17 High Street, Melrose Arch, Johannesburg
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Costs: Paid Event

The CyberSec Conference takes place on 22 August 2018. Speakers who are experts in their respective fields will provide insight into the latest overview of cyber security.

Registration: Email simone@mybroadband.co.za or https://cybersecconference.co.za/
Contact: Simone Botha, MyBroadband Events, Tel 012 687-5159, simone@mybroadband.co.za


Electra Mining Africa

Date: 10 September 2018 – 14 September 2018
Type of event: Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 17:00
Venue: Expo Centre, Nasrec
Address: Cnr Rand Show and Nasrec Road, Johannesburg
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Costs: Free-of-charge

Electra Mining Africa is Africa’s biggest mining, industrial, transport and power generation trade exhibition.

Registration: Email leighm@specialised.com or www.electramining.co.za
Contact: Leigh Miller, Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery, Tel 011 835-1565, leighm@specialised.com


Africa Public Private Partnership Conference & Showcase (Africa PPP)

Date: 24 October 2018 – 25 October 2018
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 18:00
Venue: Cape Sun Hotel
Address: 23 Strand St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
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Costs: Paid event

Meet the best established and emerging Public Private Partnership project players and investors from across Africa at the 10th Annual Africa Public Private Partnership Conference and Showcase, taking place in Cape Town from 24 – 25 October 2018. AME Trade has over the past decade, brought more than 350 speakers and 1670 delegates from over 50 countries around the world, under one roof to share best practices and create fail-proof roadmaps for PPP’s on the continent. Registered investors, funders and project developers will get the opportunity to meet Government entities and PPP units directly. This year will focus on three main industries: Water Partnerships, Transport Partnerships and Energy Partnerships.

Registration: Email appp@ametrade.org or http://ametrade.org/africappp/
Contact: Tania Camacho, AMETrade, appp@ametrade.org


NAACAM Show 2019

Date: 12 March 2019 – 14 March 2019
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 08:00 – 19:00
Venue: Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre, Durban
Address: Inkosi Albert Luthuli ICC Complex, 45 Bram Fischer Rd, Durban
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Costs: Paid event

Leaders of the automotive and component manufacturing sector, the largest manufacturing sector in South Africa and Africa gather biennially to discuss, showcase, engage and network around the big issues and opportunities in the sector.
The main objectives of the NAACAM Show are to deliver a premier event which: Facilitates localisation, intra-African trade and investment linkages, and exports from sectors determined to be globally competitive; enables Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and technology partnerships; promotes the development and growth of Black-owned suppliers in South Africa, and facilitates outcomes-based dialogue

Registration: Email http://naacamshow.co.za/participate/
Contact: Andrew Binning / Graziella Ventresca-Norton, Durban Automotive Cluster, Tel 031 764-6100, info@naacamshow.co.za


KwaZulu-Natal Industrial Technology Exhibition (KITE)

Date: 24 July 2019 – 26 July 2019
Type of event: Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 17:00
Venue: Durban Exhibition Centre
Address: 11 Walnut Road, Durban
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Costs: Free-of-charge

Now in its 37th year, the KwaZulu-Natal Industrial Exhibition (KITE) is not only a portal for industry-leading technology and services, but is also a platform for knowledge sharing. This is evidenced in both the on-stand interactions between exhibitors and visitors but similarly in the free-to-attend seminar theatre sessions, which have proved to be a huge drawcard for visitors keen on learning about the latest technology, trends and legislation. KITE continues to bring visitors the latest products, services and trends across a number of industry sectors, including construction equipment and material; electronic components, energy solutions; environmental solutions; heavy machinery; hygiene products and services; industrial equipment and components; IT and telecommunications manufacturing equipment; materials handling; monitoring, process control and sensors; security equipment; workwear and protective equipment; plant and facility equipment; safety equipment and machinery; tools; and industrial services.

Registration: Email https://www.kznindustrial.co.za/
Contact: Natasha Heiberg, Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery, Tel 011 835-1565


Intra African Trade Fair 2018 in Egypt

Date: 11 Dec 2018 – 17 Dec 2018
Type of event: Conference & Exhibition
Time: 09:00 – 18:00
Venue: International Exhibition hall Egypt
Address: Cairo, Egypt
Website: Click here
Costs: Paid event

The Intra-Africa Trade Fair 2018 (IATF2018) is the first seven-day trade show that will take place at Egypt International Exhibition Centre, Cario, Egypt from the 11th to the 17th of December 2018. The Trade Fair is being promoted by the African Export-Import Bank and organized in collaboration with the African Union.

Registration: https://eventzone.eventsair.com/intra-african-trade-fair-2018/exhibitor-registration/Site/Register
Contact: IATF, info@intrafricantradefair.com