MatrikonOPC User Group Houston 2009

April 16, 2009

Hotel ZaZa Houston
5701 Main Street
Houston, TX, United States

Cost: Free

In the current challenging economic environment, many of us are expected to do more with less.

  • Find out where OPC technology is headed - from the President of the OPC Foundation, Tom Burke
  • Learn about the new OPC UA specification and see a live, multi-vendor demo of the technology in action
  • See how other customers in your industry are using OPC

Schedule of Events

April 14 - 15, 2009
MatrikonOPC Training
OPC Integration and Diagnostics - Level 1, 2

April 15, 2009
6:00 - 8:00pm - Reception for Guests of MatrikonOPC Hotel ZaZa Poolside

April 16, 2009

MatrikonOPC User Group Agenda
7:00am - 8:00am Complimentary Breakfast
8:00am - 8:15am Opening Remarks:
Jeremy Eves
MatrikonOPC Regional Manager - Gulf Coast
8:15am - 9:00am
Sean Leonard
Vice President, MatrikonOPC
OPC Security Ramification
9:00am - 9:30am
Jeff Rishi
IQity Solutions, LLC.
MatrikonOPC & IQity - Collective Intelligence Down to the Machine Level
9:30am - 10:00am
Joe Rothman
Aegis Analytical Corporation
Extending the Value of Your OPC-HDA Data from the Production Line to the Bottom Line
10:00am - 10:30am Break and Exhibits
10:30am - 11:00am
Jason Holcomb
Security Consultant and Researcher
Digital Bond, Inc.  
Assessing MatrikonOPC Server Security with the Bandolier Security Audit Files
11:00am - 11:30am
Michael Toecker
Burns & McDonnell Engineering
OPC and NERC CIP-005: The Electronic Security Perimeter
11:30am - 12:00pm
Rick Kaun
Director, Network Security Solutions
Matrikon Inc.
12:00pm - 1:30pm Lunch and Exhibits
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Steve Hernandez
Continental Airlines
HVAC Data Connectivity
2:00pm - 2:30pm Tom Burke
OPC Foundation President and Executive Director
The Future of OPC
2:30pm - 3:00pm Break and Exhibits
3:00pm - 4:00pm Live OPC UA Demo
3:30pm - 4:00pm Session 6
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Dr. Nate Kube
The Science of Industrial Cyber Security
4:30pm - 4:45pm Closing Remarks
4:45pm - 6:30pm Networking Reception
(All Attendees welcome)

We are currently working on the schedule - please contact Anna if you are interested in providing an Abstract or click here to see the Call for Speakers.

All Day: * Technology Expo * Cyber Café * World-Class Facilities

April 17, 2009
MatrikonOPC Training
Implementing OPC Projects & Advanced Architectures - Level 3

User Group Information
Interested in exhibiting or sponsoring the MatrikonOPC User Group?


If you have any questions, please contact:
Anna Ravlikovska