Author: Alaina Ann

OMAC and SESAM Hold Conference on Smart Packaging Automation Using PackML & OPC UA

March 15 & 16
Copenhagen, Denmark
Microsoft Development Center
Kanalvej 7, 2800 Kongens Lyngby, Denmark

Conference includes examples and presentations of end user PackML and OPC UA implementations. Automation suppliers will exhibit and discuss PackML and OPC UA tools and solutions for OEMs and End User companies.

Cost: 350 Euro for OMAC and SESAM members; 450 Euro for non-members

Registration: www.sesam-world.com/registration-omac

For more information, review the conference brochure.

OMAC Technical Advisory Board Meeting

Note for OMAC Members

The OMAC Board of Directors is relaunching The Technical Advisory Board (TAB). This technically focused team will provide input to the OMAC Board of Directors on OMAC’s direction, strategy, objectives, and goals to better meet industry needs. The OMAC TAB provides OMAC member companies with a voice and communication bridge to exchange ideas, concerns, and issues for their companies and the industry.

The relaunch meeting of the TAB will take place at PACK EXPO International, McCormick Place, Chicago, Wednesday, November 9 at 8:00am (Central Time) in Room S502A. The TAB will be led by Brian McKittrick, Siemens Industry, Inc.  The meeting will be focused on the following objectives:

TAB Meeting Objectives
1.       Relaunch the TAB
2.       Review OMAC and workgroup objectives/strategies
3.       Clarify the role and expectations of the TAB
4.       Discuss and collect input (Post-it note brainstorming activity)
5.       Provide top ideas to OMAC board

We invite you to identify a member of your company to join the OMAC TAB and get your voice heard! Please contact Brian McKittrick at brian.mckittrick@siemens.com or (262) 337-0360.