Technical Advisory Group meeting held in Plymouth, Ind.
The MTConnect® Technical Advisory Group (TAG) meeting was held in Plymouth, Ind., on June 19-20, 2012. Forty-four members attended the meeting, which was hosted by Joel Neidig and ITAMCO. The next TAG meeting will be in fall 2012. For further inquiries, please contact Hilena Hailu at 703-827-5293 or email@example.com.
MTConnect® discussed at events in June
MTConnect was the topic of a keynote Dave Edstrom, President and Chairman of the Board for the MTConnect Institute, gave at the CAD ’12 Conference in Toronto, Ontario. Titled “MTConnect: How an Open Protocol is Changing Manufacturing,” the talk outlined the business and technical benefits of embracing a royalty-free standard in manufacturing. Dave also gave a webinar keynote for GlobalSpec’s Summer Conference and spoke to industry professionals around the globe about how MTConnect can bring end-to-end interoperability to the manufacturing environment.
MTConnect Forum is in beta
The MTConnect Institute unveiled the beta version of its online forum at its TAG meeting in Plymouth, Ind. This forum was established to create a sense of community among those who are interested in or are implementing the standard. While the beta is released only to TAG members, the final version will be released to the public mid-July. For further information, please contact Hilena Hailu at 703-827-5293 or firstname.lastname@example.org.