Center for Process Analytical Chemistry (CPAC)


CPAC  Fall Sponsor Meeting

November 6-9, 206
University Tower Hotel, Seattle, WA

4507 Brooklyn Ave NE

(206) 634-2000

THURSDAY, November 9, "Get on the (NeSSI™) - Bus" NeSSI™ Workshop - Grand Ballroom

7:15 a.m. Continental Breakfast (Hotel guests - Continental Breakfast is in The District Restaurant)
8:00-8:10 Introduction to the day: Mel Koch, CPAC

Part A: SAM and the NeSSI™-bus Session, Developer:  Jeff Gunnell, ExxonMobil

8:10-8:30 Progress with Generation II NeSSI™ in ExonMobil Chemical Company: Dan Podkulski and Jeff Gunnell, ExxonMobil Chemical Company
8:30-8:45 Implementation of the Gen. 2 bus: Jeff Gunnell for Bob Farmer, Seimens Applied Automation Inc.
8:45-9:05 Update on CiA WD 103 IS CAN Physical Update: Rick Ales, Swagelok Company
9:05-9:25 Update on Device Profiles and Sampling System components: Tracy Dye: for Steve Doe: Parker-Hannifin
9:25-10:00 Break
10:00-10:20 Update on "self describing" SHS concept: Tracy Dye, ABB
  1. Harmonization/Guidance on NeSSI™-bus device addresses & descriptions
  2. Options for managing open standards
Open Discussion Moderator: Jeff Gunnel

Part B: Analytical Sensor Session, Developer: Dave Veltkamp, CPAC

11:00-11:15 Sensor Testing Systems: Cornelius Brons, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Co.
11:15-11:30 Liquid Chromatography (LC) on NeSSI?: Scott Gilbert, Visiting Scholar, Crystal Vision-Microsystems SA
11:30-12:00 Laboratory Applications of NeSSI in CPAC Research: Dave Veltkamp. CPAC
12:00-1:00 Lunch in Ballroom

Part C: Device Session, Developer: Rob Dubois, Dow Chemical 

1:00-1:10 NeSSI™: An End to the Mythology: Rob Dubois, Dow Chemical
1:10-1:30 CIRCOR Update Macro Level Market Outlook: David Faulkner, CIRCOR Tech
1:30-1:50 Swagelok Value Proposition: John Wawrowski, Swagelok
1:50-2:00 Component List Update: David Faulkner, CIRCOR Tech
2:00-2:20 A Checklist for Excellence in Surface-Mount Component Design: Dave Simko, Swagelok
2:20-2:50 Break
2:50-3:10 NIST/NAMUR Visions & NeSSI Gen 3 do they align?: Open Discussion ―  Moderator: Rob Dubois

Part D: Applications/Marketing Update and Discussion, Developer: Dave Veltkamp, CPAC

3:10-3:20 Marketing NeSSI Globally ― What is the plan? : All
3:20-3:30 Developing Vendor Neutral Market Data (Follow-up from Previous Workshop) : All
3:30-3:40 Updates to the SAM Functionality End-User Priorities List : All
3:40-4:00 Roundup (Follow-up Notes): Jeff Gunnell, ExxonMobil
4:30-6:30 Social/Informal Discussion: The District Lounge (All welcome)