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 and OPEX perspectives. This talk looked at innovative ways automation can change the way projects are executed, reduce implementations schedules, reduce the manpower and hardware costs while bringing new technology that improves information access and creates a collaborative environment.
Presentors Ryan Warrington and Brad MacDonald with emcee Calgary Section VP Jamie Eddy.
Presenter Brad MacDonald is an Automation Marketing Manager and Subject Matter Expert who works with Oil and Gas Companies to define and develop leading automation solutions that reduce both CAPX and OPX.
Ryan Warrington is an automation focused Account Manager with ABB working with the Oil, Gas and Chemicals Sales Team. Coming from the world of Education into Industrial sales has allowed Ryan to explain complex concepts in laymen terms and cut through the fluff of technical amazement