March 2020 – Pi Day

On Tuesday, March 10th the ISA Calgary Section planned its first Automation Workshop with Raspberry Pi. The Raspberry-Pi hands on evening workshop was specifically designed to encourage and enlighten ISA members and guests about the functioning of a mini-computer and to exploit its computational powers to the limits. The workshop was suitable for Junior High…

February 2020 – dinner

On February 10th, over 60 ISA Members and guests came and listened to presenter Austin Scott, at the Winston Golf Club. The ISA Calgary Section had a technical Meet Up on “How to increase ICS Cybersecurity Return on Investment (ROI).” In Austin’s presentation, he aligned his 2019 top 5 findings from the Dragos Industrial Penetration Testing team to…

January 2020 – Dinner

On January 27th, the ISA Calgary Section had a technical Meet Up on Squeezing Oil & Gas out of Rock, Shale and Sand – The History of Alberta Energy and an Overview of Industry. This presentation summarized an overview of the history of oil and gas in Alberta. Blaine explored where Alberta energy began, and where…

Rotating Machinery Condition Monitoring

On January 28th, the ISA Calgary Section had a technical Meet Up on Rotating Machinery Condition Monitoring. Over fifty ISA Members and guests came and listened to presenters Jose Chong and Jay Clarke at the Winston Golf Club. Their presentation combined historical foundations of condition monitoring, detailing vibration instrumentation fundamentals and data migration in the digital age.…

ISA Calgary Show & Expo

Ensure your company is part of the most important Automation industry event! North America’s largest instrumentation, system, automation show, ISA Calgary Show, will feature over 250 exhibiting companies ready to showcase their technologies, products and service for the energy industry The ISA Calgary Show 2019 will incorporate both dynamic industry-focused presentations located on Exhibition floor…

2018 ISA Calgary Awards Night

Every year in November, the ISA Calgary Section looks forward to celebrating ISA members who have made a positive difference in our industry, those who have helped shape us and got us to where we are today. On Monday, November 27th the ISA Calgary Section’s recognized the following people and company. These two awards below are…

ISA November Monthly Dinner Meeting Review

On November 26th the ISA Calgary Section hosted another technical dinner meeting on “Using Automation to save CAPEX and OPEX on your Next Project”.  Eighty ISA members and guest attended. This presentation was presented by Brad MacDonald & Ryan Warrington at  The Winston Golf Club. Automation technology is a leader in the ways to reduce costs for both CAPEX…

ISA October Monthly Meeting Review

On October 29th, over 115 ISA Members and guests came and listened to a topic on AER Directive 017 – Industry Proposed Revisions. This program was presented by Colby Ruff, Senior Advisor (Measurement Specialist). The event took place at The Winston Golf Club, 2502 6 Street NE. Presentation Overview, Colby reviewed the IMG Proposed revisions: Conventional…

ISA’s Annual Leadership Conference

ISA’s Annual Leadership Conference, October 13-16th  – A great success! The Annual Leadership Conference (ALC)  held in  Montreal on October 13-15th provided excellent training and experience for current and potential Section leaders. Sessions such as Everything you need to know about sections—Policies, Guidelines, and Operations Keeping your Section Active 30 ideas in 30 minutes Section…

Congratulations to the SAIT Student Section

The Southern Alberta Institute of Technology Student Section is one of the three finalists nominated to receive ISA’s Celebrating Excellence Award for Section Excellence. Award presentations will be made at the 56th Honours and Awards Gala on October 14th, 2018 in Montreal Quebec. The Gala is ISA’s opportunity to recognize and express appreciation for outstanding…