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  • Technical Meeting Location Survey
    Technical Meeting Location Survey
    Please provide your feedback about the Locations that have been used for the Technical Meetings over the last 3 months....
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  • ISA Will-DuPage Section-2nd Annual Career Fair
    ISA Will-DuPage Section-2nd Annual Career Fair
    A big thank you to Dan Moore from Lincoln Way Community High School in New Lenox for hosting the ISA Will-DuPage Section at their 2nd Annual Career Fair today. Dan has coordinated this career fair to introduce local students to careers in the trades or with a 2 year degree. Based on the number of trade unions participating like IBEW 167, local companies, and Joliet Junior College their were a lot of career options presented for the students who attended. The ISA Will-DuPage Section had a great time educating students...
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  • ISA Will-DuPage covers high-performance HMIs
    ISA Will-DuPage covers high-performance HMIs
    Posted on www.controlglobal.com Keeping operators in the know about the status of their operations is essential, and as technology has evolved so have the interfaces for doing so. Today’s human-machine interfaces (HMIs) are significantly different from their predecessors, so how do we design HMIs to ensure success? And what’s the best way to implement them and gain buy-in from operators? This was the topic of discussion at April’s ISA Will-DuPage technical meeting at Nevins Brewing Co. in Plainfield, Ill., on April 16. In this month’s meeting, Maverick Technologies’ Lee Swindler...
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JJC News

  • 2017 Lego Robotic Competition
    2017 Lego Robotic Competition
    Joliet Junior College hosted their 17th Annual Robotic Competition on Friday, February 10, 2017.  This year, Citgo Refinery was a corporate sponsor for this event through a recent foundation grant awarded to JJC for “STEM Academy”.  Over 100 high school students competed using Lego Mind storms NXT and new this year EV3 kits.  Teams from 8 regional high schools learned about teamwork, creativity and careers in the robotic industry. The ISA (International Society of Automation) Will-DuPage Section sponsored the participants breakfast and 7 engineers not only assisted the students prepare...
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  • JJC Hosts ISA Competition for Process Control & Instrumentation
    JJC Hosts ISA Competition for Process Control & Instrumentation
    ISA Donates $10,000 to PCIT Program On Friday, April 8, 2016, the International Society of Automation Will-DuPage Section visited Joliet Junior College in support of the technical department’s Process Control & Instrumentation (PCIT) program....
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Message from the President

  • Message from the President
    Message from the President
    ISA Members/Exhibitors: Typically, in September the ISA Will-DuPage Section is beginning its fall schedule of in-person technical Section Meetings. Like most of the world we are not in a normal setting. The ‘old normal’ of connecting with existing and/or old colleagues, or making new connections, over a few beers and a meal is not possible right now. We are now in the ‘new normal’ mode. ‘New normal’ means live technical content brought to you virtually. Here are some key notes: These sessions are free. You should register on our website,...
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