Monthly Archive: October 2008

Oct
26

Past, Present, and Future of Automation – Part 2

As I was running, I reflected on what more I could do to convey what I have learned on the job to help advance a profession that has been so interesting and rewarding. Except for one citation of an individual who had read Advanced Control Unleashed from cover to cover in preparation for the exam …

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Oct
19

Past, Present, and Future of Automation – Part 1

I was part of a “once-in-a-life” panel discussion at ISA 2008 Expo originally titled “Past, Present, and Future of Automation” but shortened to “The Future of Automation.” The present in terms of the past is not encouraging in terms of automation careers but I think we can be optimistic about the future if we learn …

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Oct
08

High Fidelity

I was at a “Guess Who” concert at the “One World Theatre” here in Austin the “Live Music Capital” last night thinking wow the lead singer who obviously wasn’t born when the band had their greatest hits sounded the same but better than the original recordings. The tone and inflections were not only right-on but …

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