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To:                  Subscribers PLCopen Newsletter

Subject:           PLCopen newsletter November 2012



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PLCopen Newsletter - Issue November 2012



1. IAS 2012 Shanghai, China

2. MOF 2012 Tokyo, Japan

3. SPS/IPC/Drives 2012 Nuremberg, Germany



1. IAS 2012 Shanghai, China


The Industrial Automation Show, IAS, is the leading trade fair for automation technology in China.  

The show will take place from November 6-10 in the Shanghai New International Expo Centre and attracts industry visitors from all over China. Over 500 international exhibitors on an area of 30,000 sqm benefit from the growth of the Chinese market. 

Check the IAS website for more information on this show.


PLCopen will have a booth in hall W1, # B 090. 


During this event, there will be a Seminar on PLC Technology Development and IEC 61131-3 International Standards, as organized by PLCopen.

This will give you an excellent overview of the status of the PLCopen activities as well as how PLCopen can help you to be more effective in your market.

The seminar is on November 8 in conference room W2-M3.


The planned program covers the following themes:


13:00 13:30 :    The need for a good software development process & modern solutions for it

                           Presented by Mr. Eelco van der Wal, PLCopen


13:30 14:00      Oriented Future Automation Technology Trends & IEC 61131-3

                           Presented by Prof. Peng Yu, PLCopen China


14:00 14:30      Integration of PLC Communication Interface

                           Presented by Mr. Deng Wupeng, Hilscher Gesellschaft fuer Systemautomation mbH Shanghai


14:30 15:00      Embedded PLC Solution based on the IEC 61131-3 Standard

                           Presented by Mr. Bao Rui, KW-Software


15:00 15:30      The Development of Embedded PLC

                           Presented by Prof. Yan Yi, Hangzhou Dianzi University


15:30 16:00      Q&A (Gift Distributing)    


There will be simultaneous translation into Chinese of the first, English, presentation.


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2. MOF 2012 Tokyo, Japan


PLCopen will be present at the Manufacturing Open Forum (MOF) 2012 where standardization groups and users gather to discuss about manufacturing industry.


The event takes place in West Exhibition area in Tokyo Big Site from November 14-16.

Check their website for more information.


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3. SPS/IPC/Drives 2012 Nuremberg, Germany


PLCopen will have a booth at the upcoming SPS/IPC/Drives which takes place in Nuremberg November 27-29.

You will find us in Hall 7, booth 293.


To find out the latest news on PLCopen activities, please join us at the Vendor Presentation at the Forum of ZVEI on Thursday November 29, at 10:20 in Hall 8-504


For more information on the event check the SPS/IPC/Drives website, or go to and register with the number 120632417 for your complimentary entry ticket.


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Kind regards,


Eelco van der Wal

Managing Director PLCopen


P.O. Box 3009

NL 4200 EA Gorinchem, The Netherlands

Tel. +31-183-660261

Fax +31-183-664821