London, UK Next year's PROFIBUS International Conference will be held at Ragley Hall, Warwickshire, on 22nd and 23rd June.
The two-day conference will be supported by an exhibition, interactive displays and technology demonstrations from the UK's PROFIBUS Competence Centre and leading product vendors, trainers, consultants and systems integrators. The educational programme will cover the latest developments in PROFIBUS technology including PROFInet, PROFIsafe, PROFIdrive, PROFIBUS PA.
The second day will be largely given over to an open PROFIBUS Competence Center meeting, the first time that a PCC meeting has be opened up to the public.
PROFIBUS, the Plantwide Worldwide Fieldbus, is a vendor independent open fieldbus standard for use in manufacturing and process automation. It is standardised under IEC 61158 and the European Fieldbus Standard EN 50 170. The installed base is expected to exceed 10,000,000 nodes during 2003.