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Seguridad funcional en instalaciones de proceso: sistemas instrumentados de seguridad y análisis (SI)
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ISA Geographic Assembly 'Understanding our Markets" Survey!
As part of the efforts of the Geographic Assembly to understand better how ISA can serve its members this survey is being conducted to find out what industries are in growth and decline across the globe on a region-by-region basis. The results of the survey will be shared with the District Vice President's and ISA staff, with all responses kept confidential.

Automation courses for Europe & Middle East to year end!
ISA training courses being provided in Europe and the Middle East from September. More information..

We are sad to report the death of Mary Morrow, wife of former ISA District 12 VP (1987/8), David Morrow. She had been ill for some time and died peacefully at their home as she wished! May she rest in peace and may David and the family be comforted!

Russian AGM in St Petersburg!

The annual meeting of the Presidium ISA HQ RF was held at the ISA HQ RF office. 2013 Russian section president professor Alexander Bestugin presented 2013 section report. 2014 Russian section president professor Yulia Antochina presented 2014 Russian section activities plan. Professor Konstantin Losev ( SUAI vice -rector) was elected for Russian section president-elect position.

District VP honoured at Nashville!
District 12 VP Brian Curtis has been elected Chairman of the ISA District Board for 2014, he is the fourth Chairman from the Ireland Section in fourteen years years which is a great record. Read more...."

Major conference on Functional Safety for Portugal
ISA Portugal is organising a technical conference on the subjects of functional safety, safety integrity levels and safety instrumented systems, taking place next 17th and 18th October, 2013, in the Hotel Vila Galé Ópera, in Lisbon. Read more...

Educational awards announced
The ISA Educational awards scholorships awarded in District 12 were all to students of St. Petersburg State University of Aerospace Instrumentation. They are Mikhail Vaganov, Rusian Khansuvarov, and Vadim Nenashev to whom we extend our hartiest congratulations. Read more...

New District VP Elect
Jose Alexandre Pereira (Portugal) has been elected as District 12 President-elect. He succeeds VP Brian Curtis 1st January 2015. The runner-up was Nilangshu Dey (Qatar). We congratulate both on their dedication in allowing their names to be put forward for election.

Honoured by society!
The annual honours and awards for 2013 have been announced. These include two from District 12. Dr. Malcolm Philip “Sam” Langridge, (Ametek Process Instruments, Buxted, Sussex, UK), is to receive the Excellence in Analytical Technical Innovation award. The Spain Section's Francisco Diaz-Andreu (Repsol YPF, Madrid, Spain) Spain Section for his "dedicated volunteer service to the Society at the grassroots level." about all the awardees

Saudi conference & Expo
The ISA Saudi Arabia Section of ISA has issued the formal Call-for-Papers for their ISA Automation Conference and Exhibition. more

District Leaders' Meeting 2013
All Section Presidents and other members from their section are invited to attend the District 12 Leaders Conference which is being held in Lisbon Portugal on Friday 10 May and Saturday 11 May. Read more.

Tour of Vistikon Group Picture ISA Ireland Picture of ISA Ireland tour of the Vistikon Ireland contact lens manufacturing plant in Limirick in February 2013. In centre is tour guide, Declan Fagan and to his right Section President, Kieran Coughlan.

Meeting in St Petersburg

January Meeting St Petersburg ISA
This is a picture of the meeting St Petersburg Section held in January. Dr. Alexander Bestugin thanked Dr. Victor Boer who was section president during 2012. Section has great plans for 2013. This includes ISA round table during UNESCO conference in June in St.Petersburg. Pino Zani and Gerald Cockrell with ISA HQ RF chair Dr. Anatoly Ovodenko will be co-chairs of ISA round table.

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District 12 VP

Brian Curtis
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    District 12 is one of 14 Districts comprising ISA's District Board. The District Board and the Department Board are arms of the Executive Board, which is the principle legislative body of ISA.
    District 12 is chaired by Jean- Pierre Hauet, from the France Section, in his role as District 12 Vice President.

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