Following the success achieved in 2017 by the first edition of AUTOMATION INSTRUMENTATION SUMMIT, promoted by AIS and ISA Italy, most exhibitors have already confirmed their support to the event, together with new companies that will present themselves for the first time. The splendid setting of the Castello di Belgioioso (PV) will once again provide the backdrop to the event created to share know-how and innovation with the main players in the automation, EPCs, instrumentation and valve industry. The appreciation received in these months and the commitment of the whole team involved in the organization of the 4-5 July Summit is very promising for the next edition.
An encouraging response from the industry
Three months before the opening of the event, more than 50 companies have already confirmed their participation and the exhibition spaces are almost sold out. The list of exhibitors includes the best
companies in the sector at national and international level:
ABB, APT, ATV HIPPS ADVANCE TECHNOLOGY VALVE, AUGUSTA SYSTEM INTEGRATION, AUTRONICA FIRE AND SECURITY, BROOKS INSTRUMENT B.V., BULK, CROWCON DETECTION INSTRUMENTS, EMERSON PROCESS MANAGEMENT, ENDRESS + HAUSER, EUROCONTROLLI, FEAM,FLOWSERVE VALBART, FORES ENGINEERING, GIGA TECH, HAMLET/ASTAVA, IMI ORTON, IMI TRUFLO ITALY, INDRA,INOX RIVA, ITAL CONTROL METERS, KROHNE ITALIA, LIRA, MB VALVESERVICE, METSO ITALY, METTLER-TOLEDO,MICHELL ITALIA, MSA ITALIA, NUOVA ASP, OLDHAM SAS – 3M, PRECISION FLUID CONTROLS, R. STAHL, ROCKWELL AUTOMATION, ROTORK, ROXTEC ITALIA, RTI, SA.FETY ENGINEERING, SAFCO ENGINEERING, SAMSON, SENSITRON,SIMECO, SOCRATE, SPINA GROUP, TECHNOFLOW, TECNIMONT, TERMICS, VEGA ITALIA,VSI CONTROLS, WALLMAX, WEIDMULLER, WIKA ITALIA, YOKOGAWA ITALIA.
Again in 2018, Golden Sponsor of the event will be Maire Tecnimont, multinational and multicultural group
present with about 8000 professionals in 40 countries with 50 operating companies, which has its roots in
the tradition of historical names of Italian engineering. An international player in engineering & construction, technology & licensing, energy & ventures, with a specific focus on plant engineering for oil & gas, petrochemical and fertilizer sectors and expertise in power generation and infrastructure sectors.
The contribution of the speakers
Besides the exhibition area, AUTOMATION INSTRUMENTATION SUMMIT can also boast a top-quality conference section with leading speakers. The Opening Ceremony will be held by Pierroberto Folgiero, CEO of Maire Tecnimont, while the Presidents of the two Associations promoting the Summit, Diego Bertazzo of AIS and Matteo Finardi of ISA Italy, will give their welcome to the guests.
The key speeches will be held by Prof. Maria C. Messa, Rector of the University Milano Bicocca, Paolo
Coletti, Engineering Director of Techint Engineering & Construction, Engineering Center of Milan and
Federico Mazzanti, Manager Engineering Onshore Offshore of XSIGHT by Saipem.
The preliminary program with the details of the conference titles and speakers, which consists of about 50
speeches, is available on the website www.automationinstrumentationsummit.com.
A classy choice
The choice to hold the event in an unconventional fair venue with its charming architecture and gardens
was appreciated by exhibitors and visitors of the first edition, who were able to organize their meetings in an attractive way creating a unique atmosphere.
This year the exhibition rooms will fill both the ground floor and a wing on the first floor of the Castello di Belgioioso, while three rooms will be dedicated to the conferences: the famous SALA DEGLI STUCCHI on the main floor of the eighteenth-century castle and two rooms of the medieval building: the SALA DEGLI AFFRESCHI on the ground floor and the SALA DELL’INCOMPIUTA on the first floor.
The national and international media involved in the promotion of the event will take advantage of an
equipped Press Corner within the tent structure. Please see the list on the Summit webpage.
The event has the patronage of REGIONE LOMBARDIA, City of Belgioioso and Chamber of Commerce of Pavia.
The Summit Promoters
A.I.S. (Italian Association of Instrumentation) is a non-profit association based in Milan having the aim of
promoting the knowledge of instruments and systems for measurement and control by means of meetings, conferences and literature.
I.S.A. Italy Section is the Italian Section of ISA – The Instrumentation, Systems and Automation Society, an international Association of about 40.000 professionals all over the world, involved in the automation and process control instrumentation.