Past Events

These past presentations and events are listed here for your reference. Please feel free to download any resources (Power Point presentations) or navigate to other web sites from the links provided.

April 2016

Science Fair

Todays Modern Lighting

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March 2016

Sears Thinkbox

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Feb 2016

NASA Tour

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Jan 2016

Flowmeters

 

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Nov 2015

3D Printer Update

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Oct 2015

Situation Management

 

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Sep 2, 2015

Tour of Selas Heat Technology

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April 1, 2015

Science Fair & Rifle Metallurgy History

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March 11, 2015

Implementing a world class alarm management strategy

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Feb 4th, 2015-Plant Accident Preventionern Instrument Design Packages

Presentation given by Paul Gruhn about common mistakes that occur in plant design and operation.

·  Global Process Safety Consultant at Rockwell Automation

·  ISA Fellow

·  Member of the ISA 84 standard committee (on safety instrumented systems)

·  Member of the ISA 101 standard committee (on human machine interfaces)

 Many Other Qualifications

Read more here   See pictures here

 

Jan 7th, 2015 - Big Data-Instrument Design Packages

Presentation by Local Middough's I & C Dept on Modern Instrument Design Packages

Presentation given by Pawel Rozycki-Sr. Instrument Engineering Designer

and Dennis Fundzak, PE Manager for I & C Department Read more here  Pictures here

Dec 3, 2014 - Great Lakes Brewery Tour

Tour of the local Great Lakes Brewery

Detailed Tour and description of the process and control system

Samples given to attendees on the tour.  Read more Here  See Pictures Here

 

Nov 5, 2014 - Cybersecurity

Joshua Newton, National Security Engineer at Rockwell Automation

Cliff Whitehead, Manager Technology Business Development at Rockwell Automation

Read more Here    See Pictures Here

 

Oct 1, 2014 - Cedar Point Tour

Tour of the Amusement Park modern rides and how they are controlled. 

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Sept 10, 2014-Surrounding Air Monitoring

Marvin Rogers, Chief of Monitoring Section , City of Cleveland Air Pollution Div will talk on the

 new advanced monitoring stations.

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Jan 8, 2014 - Cause & Effects of Power Surge  

 

Joe Zullo with Eaton- MTL Inc. will discuss surge protection solutions

Nov 13, 2013 - Pressure Relief Valves

Stan Zalar gave a presentation on Pressure Relief Valves. Read more here.

Oct 3, 2013 - Ohio Technical College

Our ISA group was given a tour of the Ohio Technical College. Read more here.


Sept 11, 2013 - 3D Printing!

Rick Pollack of MakerGear LLC was with us to talk about 3D Printing. Read more here.


May 17, 2013 - ISA CLEVELAND SECTION HONORS & AWARDS PROGRAM

Our section's special event was held during ISA's District 5 Leadership Conference. We held our awards ceremony at the Horseshoe Casino. Read more here.


April 6, 2013 - NORTHEASTERN OHIO SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FAIR AWARD WINNERS AND THEIR PROJECTS

Representing the ISA Cleveland Section, Herb Harpster, and John Mihevic had the opportunity to judge the Northeastern Ohio Science and Engineering Fair at John Carroll University. This month's program featured our winners and their projects, as well as officer elections. Read more here.


March 6, 2013 - Where to Begin with Cyber Security

David Eiffert, Industry Manager, Phoenix Contact USA Middletown, PA, showed us how to improve cyber security at our own facilities. Read more here.


February 13, 2013 - Trends in Level Measurement

Speaker Bill Pace, Field Level Specialist, Emerson Process Management, Rosemount Inc., took us through a review of Level Technology and where to use a particular technology. Read more here.


January 16, 2012 - BACK TO BASICS--MAGNETIC INDUCTION, WAVE MOTION & MOTOR DRIVES

The ISA group focused on the mechanical and electrical aspects of the Hammond organ. Thank you to our speaker, John Mihevic, for a very interesting insight to the amazing engineering involved with the design of this instrument. Read more here. Click here to download the Adobe pdf. (4Mb size)


December 5, 2012 - Investment Strategies

The ISA group focused on the non-technical subject this month of investing. Thank you to our speaker, Charles B. Clawson, ChFC, LUTCF, CLTC; Financial Professional with The Prudential Insurance Company of America. Read more here.


November 14, 2012 - Timken Steel Plant Tour

The ISA group was treated to a while-running tour of the Timken Steel Plant in Canton this month! Read more here.


October 03, 2012 - Cedar Point Tour: Behind the scenes

Held at the Cedar Point! Read more here; see pictures here.


September 03, 2012 - Tuning - Keeping an Eye on Your Process

Held at the Harry's Steakhouse in the Derby Room Read more here


August 24, 2012 - Golf Outing at Blackbrook Golf Club

Held at the Blackbrook Golf Course See the pictures here


May 12, 2012 - ISA Cleveland Section Honors and Awards Meeting

Held at the White Oaks Restaurant

777 Cahoon Road

Westlake, OH 44145

 

The meeting was followed by the play, "Rounding Third", seen at Clague Playhouse

1371 Clague Road

Westlake, OH 44145-2714

Read more here.


April 19, 2012 - NEO Science Fair Award Winners PLUS the first calculator

Held at the Sterle's Slovenian Country House (Caution--Polka music plays on web site)
Read more here.


March 08, 2012 - Gas Detection Systems

Held at the Holiday Inn Independence , Independence, OH

Read more here; see the pictures here.


February 08, 2012 - Gas Pipeline CRM

Held at Harry's Steak House, Cleveland, OH Read more here.


January 12, 2012 - Pressure Sensor Selection

Held at Del Sangro's Ristorante Read more here.


December 07, 2011 - Nasa Glenn Research Center Tour

Held at NASA Glenn Research Center Read more here.


November 09, 2011 - A Shocking Overview of Lightning

Held at Mavis Winkle's Irish Pub Read more here.


October 05, 2011 - Factory Tour of Harry London Quality Chocolates

Held at Harry London Quality Chocolates Read more here.


September 07, 2011 - The Discovery and Development of Secure Wireless Control

Held at The Flat Iron Cafe Read more here.


June 17, 2011 - ISA Cleveland Section Honors and Awards Meeting

Held at Northfield Park Horse Track Read more here.


April 07, 2011 - Northeastern Ohio Science and Engineering Fair Awards Meeting

Held at Sterle's Slovenian Country House, Cleveland, OH Read more here.


March 03, 2011 - Photovoltaic Tech - “Solar Cells – Today and Tomorrow

Held at The Flat Iron Cafe Read more here.


February 02, 2011 - Fundamentals of Control Valve Sizing, Application and Maintenance Concerns

Held at Harry's Steak House, Cleveland, OH Read more here.


January 05, 2011 - De-Mystifying GHG(Green House Gas Reporting Rule)

Held at Harry's Steak House, Cleveland, OH Read more here.


December 02, 2010 - Professional Social Networking with Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter

Held at Sterle's Slovenian Country House, Cleveland, OH Read more here.


November 03, 2010 - Power Monitoring / Energy Management and the Smart Grid

Held at Barney Google's (in the Days Inn), Richfield, OH Read more here.


October 14, 2010 - Cedar Point Tour: Behind the scenes

Held at Cedar Point, Sandusky, OH Read more here. See pictures here.


September 08, 2010 - Installing Fieldbus Instrumentation in Hazardous Locations

Held at Pepperl+Fuchs, Inc. Training Facility,Twinsburg, OH Read more here.


August 20, 2010 - Annual Golf Outing

Held at Blackbrook Golf Course, Mentor, OH See pictures here.


April 08, 2010 - The 2010 Northeastern Ohio Science and Engineering Fair Award Winners

Held at Sterles Slovenian Country House, Cleveland, OH See pictures here.


March 03, 2010 - Nuclear Radiometric Level Sensors

Held at Mavis Winkles, Independence, OH Ravi Jethra, Product Manager, Endress and Hauser and Mark Rubino, Branch Manager, Forberg Scientific gave a presentation on Nuclear Radiometric Level Sensors and their uses.
See pictures here.


February 17, 2010 - Rockwell Integrated Manufacturing Plant Tour

Held at the Rockwell Plant, Twinsburg, OH Read more here. See pictures here.


January 14, 2010 - Flywheel Technology

Held at Mavis Winkles, Independence, OH Read more here.


December 03, 2009 - Euclid Beach Memories

Held at Flat Iron Cafe, Cleveland, OH Read more here.


November 12, 2009 - Going Green, Building Green

Held at Flat Iron Cafe, Cleveland, OH Read more here.


October 22, 2009 - Tour of Orrville Utilities

Held at Orrville Electric Power Plant, Orrville, OH Read more here.


September 25, 2009 - Active Disturbance Rejection Control

Held at Fox and Dole, Solon Read more here.


February 2009 - Wireless Technology

Wireless Technology Slide Show


Janurary 2009 - Micro fuel Cell Research

Held at the Ramada Inn, Wickliffe, OH


Speaker: Prof. Savinell Co-director of Case Advanced Power and Fuel Cell Center
Case Western Reserve University Click here for Meeting Details

October 2008 - NIR Analysis

Held at Sterle's Slovenian Country House, Cleveland, OH Read more here.