ISA Malaysia Event 2019


All times on the event are local times, each year we organize a wide range of events so that people can come together, collaborate, and learn from each other in different ways

7:30AM - 8:30AM
8:30AM - 9:15AM
Opening Remarks
Mohammed Loch
President & CEO
DMS Global
Director Market Development Middle East & Asia Pacific
Ir. V.R.Harindran
Head Of Instrument / President- ISA Malaysia
PETRONAS Refinery and Petrochemical Corporation Sdn. Bhd. (PRPC)
Mohd Rashdan Mahmood
Head (Technical Excellence), Upstream Centre of Excellence (COE) and Business Technical Authority (Instrument & Control)
Rajesh Rathi
District 14 Vice President, 2019-2020
International Society of Automation - District 14 (ASIA PACIFIC)
9:15AM - 10:45AM
Digitalization (Session 1)
Track Chair
Shah Rizal
Custodian Engineer (Instrument & Control)
Ensuring Data Integrity for a Digitalization Infrastructure
Anand Makhija /
Director of Technical Services-APAC PAS Global
Accelerating Digital Transformation for Operational Excellence
Jonas Berge /
Senior Director, Applied Technology Emerson Automation Solutions
Setting the Context of Digital Transformation in Control and Automation
Kishore Natarajan /
Managing Director, Global Business Consulting Schneider Electric
10:45AM - 11:15AM
Ribbon Cutting & Exhibition Tour / Coffee Break & Networking
11:15AM - 12:45PM
Digitalization (Session 2)
Track Chair
Mohd Rashdan Mahmood
Head (Technical Excellence), Upstream Centre of Excellence (COE) and Business Technical Authority (Instrument & Control)
Open PC-based Control Technology in a world of modular process automation
Benjamin Bruns /
Product Manager Ex, Business Manager Process Industry Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co.KG
Digital Transformation Using Connected Solutions
Rajeev Goyal /
Digital Transformation Leader Honeywell Engineering
Digitalization – Remote Operations of Offshore facilities
Anand Venkatraman /
Senior Engineer TechnipFMC Malaysia
Digitalization – Remote Operations of Offshore facilities
Prabakaran Sundararaju /
Principal Engineer TechnipFMC Malaysia
12:45PM - 1:45PM
Lunch Break & Exhibition Networking
1:45PM - 3:15PM
Field Instruments (Session 1)
Track Chair
Ir. Chua Kien Kek
Custodian Engineer
Natural Gas Measurement with SDMS - when accuracy, installation cost, safety and mounting space counts
Thomas Weisschuh /
Director PM & Innovation AS-Schneider
Multiphase flow measurement using Magnetic Resonance
Dr. Mark van der Zande /
Product Manager KROHNE
Guidance for improving gas detection probability in open areas
Edwin Choo /
FGS Functional Safety Expert MSA The Safety Company
80GHz Radar Technology for Level Measurement
Julian Armbruster /
Area Sales Manager VEGA Grieshaber KG
3:15PM - 3:45PM
Coffee Break & Exhibition Networking
3:45PM - 5:15PM
Field Instruments (Session 2)
Track Chair
Ir. Michael Ng Chien Han
I&C Technical Professional Engineer
Combination of OFCEAS Spectroscopy and Low Pressure sampling, the future of gas analysis
Owen Webb /
Managing Director DURAG SEA Pte Ltd
Applying IIoT Methods to Valves in Process Plants
Ramakrishna Koti /
Sales Manager Metso (Industrial Equipment Manufacturing)
Lesson learnt on Maintainability & Over-Engineering vs Availability
Mazlan Bin Mastan /
Principal (Instrument/Control) PETRONAS Chemicals
7:30AM - 8:30AM
8:30AM - 10:45AM
Industrial Control Systems Cyber Security
Track Chair
Azmi Hashim
Principal Engineer, Instrument & Control
Why Investing in Cybersecurity Technology Can Make Plants More Vulnerable to Cyber Threats
Bob Gill /
General Manager, Southeast Asia ARC Advisory Group
Principle and Implementation of Defence-in-Depth, Standardized by IEC62443 for Securing Industrial Automation Control Systems
Andreas Agostin /
Specialist Eaton
How to Secure IT/OT communication
Gilles Loridon /
CEO Global Security Network
Supporting Digitalization Strategies around Turbomachinery – Security First
Shun Yoshida /
Product Manager CCC (Compressor Controls Corporation)
From Bitcoin Mining to Ransomware - Lessons Learnt on ICS Fortification
Brandon Tan Tian Shyong /
Instrument & Control Engineer PETRONAS
10:45AM - 11:15AM
Coffee Break & Exhibition Networking
11:15AM - 12:45PM
Process Safety
Track Chair
Ir. Zhafran B A Aziz
Staff Engineer
Obsolescence and Lifespan Management for Programmable Electronic Systems (PES)
Kelvin Hunt /
Business Development Manager, Services AP HIMA Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.
Potential Danger of using 2507 Fittings of same design as 316 Fittings
Ahmadnur Mokhtar /
Director Inland
Potential Danger of using 2507 Fittings of same design as 316 Fittings
Tony Pang /
Business Development Manager Asia Pacific Parker Hannifin
High Sensitivity Smoke Detection Performance Requirements and Testing
Ir. Michael Ng Chien Han /
I&C Technical Professional Engineer PETRONAS
Application of Functional Safety in Turbomachinery – from API 670 and VDMA perspective.
Ir. Mohamad Fasyan Bin Mohamad Sabri /
Automation Consultant Pure Integrity Sdn. Bhd.
12:45PM - 1:45PM
Lunch Break & Exhibition Networking
1:45PM - 3:30PM
Turbomachinery Controls
Track Chair
Ir. Surendran Kandasamy
Principal Engineer - Machinery Control
Optimizing Compressor Performance with High Precision Actuation and Tuning
Michael Murphy /
Director of Sales and Marketing REXA Inc.
Turbomachinery Controls & Monitoring on Plant DCS
Ir. Tom Langezaal /
Director of Sales Control-Care BV
Uncovering & Correcting Erroneously Designed, Constructed or Misconfigured Field Equipment & Instruments
Alan Wong /
Technical Consulting Engineer Compressor Controls Corporation - CCC
Solar Digital – Digital Transformation of the Oil & Gas Industry
Marco Leon /
Director Solar Turbines
3:30PM - 4:00PM
Coffee Break & Exhibition Networking
4:00PM - 5:30PM
Advanced Process Control & Optimization
Track Chair
Prakash Kumar Karunakaran
Group Technical Authority for APC
Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS)
Sustaining Lifecycle and Performance of Multivariable Model Predictive Control (MPC) Applications
Dr. Wang Cheng /
Business Development Manager - Consulting Yokogawa
Distillation Process Complexity and its Solution
Noor Amanina Ghazali /
Process Control Engineer PETRONAS
Distillation Process Complexity and its Solution
Ir. Andriny Rusman /
Principal Engineer PETRONAS
Addressing and Overcoming Human Error Potential During Plant Abnormal Operations
Mohd Syafiq Bin Sharom /
Process Control Engineer Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS)
A Collaborative Model for Success in Advanced Automation
Dang Sri Annim /
Advanced Process Control Engineer PETRONAS