Schaedler Yesco Expo 2020
Thursday, April 9, 2020
Hershey Lodge & Convention Center

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Schaedler Yesco Distribution, Inc.

Seminars & Labs

Advanced Programming and Editing Techniques in Logix Processors

 

April 3  |  10:00 AM
April 3  |  3:30 PM
April 4  |  10:00 AM

Improve your productivity by making use of programming features that are unique to Logix programmable automation controllers such as Add-On instructions and FactoryTalk View global objects. This lab shows you how to use these features for maximum effectiveness.

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

Arc Flash Safety

April 3  |  9:30 AM

A brief review of OSHA requirements for general electrical safety and requirements for qualified persons under NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace for arc flash protection.

Presented by:  Cocciardi & Associates

 

 

Benefits of Utilizing Modern Protection and Control Devices for Electrical Equipment Applications

 

April 3  |  9:30 AM

Learn how to increase safety and reliability using standard protection and control for MV and LV equipment, differential protection for transformers, motors, generators and busbars and fast arc fault protection with flash detection.  Also discuss automatic transfer schemes, protection and control redundancy, HMI and SCADA systems, generator paralleling systems and network communications.

Presented by:  Siemens Industry, Inc.

 

 

Benefits of Steam Condensate Recovery

 

April 3  |  2:30 PM

Learn the operation and cost savings of condensate recovery equipment with a focus on pressure motive condensate pumps.  Includes review of applications and sizing and discussion of possible issues associated with them including “stall” situations and open vs. closed loop systems.

Presented by:  IPS

 

 

Bring the Industrial Internet of Things [IoT] to Life in Your Plant

 

April 3  |  11:00 AM
April 4  |  9:30 AM

Smart manufacturing and industrial operations embrace a new way forward. This new direction is highly-connected and knowledge-enabled, where devices and processes are connected, monitored, and optimized. Learn how new technologies and strategies can help you create smart, secure operations.

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

 

 

Changing Workforce – Four Ways to Retain and Build Critical Skills as Your Workforce Changes

 

April 3  |  11:00 AM
April 4  |  9:30 AM

If you’re experiencing the widening skills gap – due to an aging and evolving workforce, the skills needed to capitalize on connected technologies, or both – there are short- and long-term solutions to address the issue:

Workforce training (network convergence training)
Automation technology
Knowledge retention
Workforce support services

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

 

 

Commercial and Residential Wireless Automation

 

April 3  |  1:00 PM
April 4  |  8:00 AM

Whether talking to Alexa, Google, Ring, or Nest, understand how to implement wireless automation in both residential and commercial projects.

Presented by:  Lutron

 

 

Data Center Management Software

 

April 3  |  11:00 AM

Learn how next generation infrastructure management platforms can leverage cloud analytics to minimize downtown and reduce mean time to recovery through smart alarming, remote troubleshooting, and mobile applications.  See how big data and machine learning can form the basis of long-term operational insights and analytics, aimed at reducing maintenance costs and streamlining operations.

Presented by:  APC by Schneider Electric

 

 

Deploy Secure, Reliable & Robust Industrial Network Solutions

 

April 3  |  4:00 PM
April 4  |  8:00 AM

For plants to become information driven, they need a strong foundation consisting of one industrial network architecture. It is crucial to send data to the right place, at the right time, and in the right context. Understand how a network infrastructure that is built on standard EtherNet and IP enables the flow of data across your global enterprise.

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

 

 

Digitalization and the Internet of Things [IoT] – How Siemens Products Drive Knowledge

 

April 3  |  1:00 PM

Siemens will discuss how digitalization and their latest products and technology solutions [IoT] are driving information and knowledge to provide customers situational awareness, operational improvements, and competitiveness.  Siemens’ Gold Award Winning SEM3 Sub-metering product, 9410 Power Quality Meter with latest power quality and security capabilities and MindSphere cloud based operating system will be reviewed for their impact in the new world of digitalization.

Presented by:  Siemens Industry, Inc.

 

 

Extending the Life of your Electrical System in Corrosive Environments

 

April 3  |  2:30 PM

Learn how choosing the right conduit and fittings for hazardous conditions can extend the life of your electrical system for many years beyond the lifespan of standard rigid conduit systems.

Presented by:  T&B Ocal

 

 

Fiber Optic Infrastructure

 

April 3  |  4:00 PM

Discuss the importance of preparing for future technology and the installation, testing and troubleshooting to put your plans in place.

Presented by:  Sumitomo

 

 

First Energy Savings Programs

 

April 3  |  4:30 PM
April 4  |  11:30 AM

MetEd / First Energy / Penelec explain a number of ways to earn instant savings as well as tapping into their rebate program for energy saving projects.

Presented by:  Sodexo

 

 

Grounding & Bonding

 

April 3  |  8:00 AM

An in-depth look into grounding and bonding.  We will discuss code and the importance of a solid system vs. the consequences of one that does not hold up.  This seminar will include solutions provided by Cadweld, Erico and our Lightning Protection Systems.

Presented by:  Erico - Cadweld

 

 

How to Do Business with Government Agencies

 

April 3  |  2:30 PM

Local, state, and federal government projects offer a great deal of sales opportunity when you understand the procedures.  Learn how to navigate contracts, utilize specific programs, and understand the “must do” steps to gain business for a successful outcome.  Panel will include speakers from government programs, manufacturers, as well as Schaedler Yesco’s government specialists.

Presented by:  Schaedler Yesco & Panel Members

 

 

Industrial Control & Machine Safety Components

 

April 3  |  11:00 AM
April 4  |  8:00 AM

A review of industrial control and safety products to assist you in maintaining a safe and functional facility.

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

 

 

Industrial Control System Design & Engineering Solutions

 

April 3  |  8:00 AM
April 4  |  8:00 AM

Improve your performance to lower the total cost to Design, Develop, and Deliver machinery that meet your requirements. Learn how Rockwell industrial control system design and engineering solutions help you:

Define value beyond machine and equipment costs
Maximize performance
React quickly to change
Increase profits
Innovate and attract new customers

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

 

 

Installation Considerations When Applying Variable Frequency Drives

 

April 3  |  8:00 AM
April 4  |  11:00 AM

In this seminar you will learn about what to consider when installing and applying variable frequency drives.   You will learn how these problems occur, how you can mitigate problems during the installation process, and what post-installation remediation techniques you can use.

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

 

 

Introduction to Programming Logix Processors with Studio 5000

 

April 3  |  8:00 AM
April 3  |  1:30 PM
April 4  |  8:00 AM

Learn how you can reduce development, start-up and maintenance time and costs by using a Logix programmable automation controller. This lab walks you through how to design, create, download and test a Studio 5000 program using a Logix programmable automation controller.

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

 

 

Lighting Solutions for Hazardous Conditions

 

April 3  |  9:30 AM

Hazardous conditions require special consideration.  Learn how choosing the right products for the application cannot only save money but help avoid costly and dangerous situations.

Presented by:  Appleton

 

 

Lock Out / Tag Out

 

April 3  |  1:00 PM

Understanding OSHA standards and setting up a compliance plan is an important part of your safety program.  Presentation will include a 20 minute video and a follow up discussion.

Presented by:  Ideal Industries, Inc.

 

 

Machine Safety – How Safe Machines Drive Efficiency

 

April 3  |  1:00 PM
April 4  |  9:30 AM

Studies show that companies adopting a holistic approach to safety – including cultural, procedural, and technical elements – achieve 5%-7% higher OEE, 2%-4% less unscheduled downtime, and less than half the injury rate of average performers. See how adopting these elements can improve safety AND productivity in your plants.
Pros and Cons of conventional vs contemporary LOTO procedures
Arc Flash Mitigation (MCC’s. Hoffman, Grace Engineering)
Machine Safety on Ethernet
Machine Safety Services

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

 

 

Make the Move to a Modern Automation Solution

 

April 3  |  2:30 PM
April 4  |  11:00 AM

Representing a major capital investment, automation components, software, and systems are instrumental to the success of any manufacturing company. But no technology – regardless of how innovative – can last forever.  Learn how you can strive for ways to leverage your existing automation investment.
Improve productivity with better asset utilization and system performance
Promote globalization with easy access to actionable, plant-wide information
Support sustainability with extended product lifecycles and better asset utilization
Cultivate innovation with increased system flexibility and technical risk mitigation

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

 

 

Maximize Your Controls Options

 

April 3  |  9:30 AM

An overview of the current state of controls – both wired and wireless – and how codes are impacting lighting designs.

Presented by:  Acuity Brands

 

 

Medium Voltage Gas Insulated Gear

 

April 3  |  8:00 AM

MV Gas Insulated Gear

Presented by:  Siemens Industry, Inc.

 

 

Medium Voltage Geafol Transformers

 

April 3  |  11:00 AM

MV Geafol Transformers

Presented by:  Siemens Industry, Inc.

 

 

NEC and General Safety Training

 

April 3  |  11:00 AM

An overview of changes to the National Electric Code which is revised every three years.  Join us for discussions on general safety considerations (including non-electrical) when performing electrical work.

Presented by:  Cocciardi & Associates

 

 

PPL Energy Savings Programs

 

April 3  |  4:00 PM
April 4  |  11:00 AM

PPL explains a number of ways to earn instant savings as well as tapping into their rebate program for energy saving projects.

Presented by:  CLEAResults

 

 

Programming PowerFlex 525 Series VFDs

 

April 3  |  8:00 AM
April 3  |  1:30 PM
April 4  |  8:00 AM

Targeted toward the more experienced VFD user, this session will explore the features and benefits of the latest PowerFlex 525 series VFD products – the most flexible product in the Allen-Bradley VFD offering. Students will get the opportunity to program the 525 series product. The session will include discussions about migration from older products to the current platforms.

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

 

 

Programming PowerFlex 753 Series VFDs

 

April 3  |  10:00 AM
April 3  |  3:30 PM
April 4  |  10:00 AM

Targeted toward the more experienced VFD user, this session will explore the features and benefits of the latest PowerFlex 750 series – the most flexible product in the Allen-Bradley VFD offering. Students will get the opportunity to program the 750 series and the session will include discussions about migration from older products to the current platforms. Also there will be a demonstration of the DeviceLogix capabilities of the PowerFlex 750 series.

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

 

 

Protecting and Cooling Your Electronics

 

April 3  |  1:00 PM
April 4  |  8:00 AM

Overheating of your electronics can cause downtime and costly repairs.  Learn how to prevent overheating and apply cooling methods to protect your investment.
 

Presented by:  Hoffman Enclosures

 

 

Purchasing Through COSTARS Contracts

 

April 3  |  1:00 PM

Government purchasing departments can save money and a great deal of time when buying through COSTARS contracts.  Learn more about how to avoid the bid process for specific products and categories.

Presented by:  COSTARS - Comm of PA

 

 

Replace or Retrofit?

 

April 3  |  11:00 AM
April 4  |  11:00 AM

Understand the benefits of choosing to retrofit your next project.  Includes a review of indoor and outdoor products as well as safety considerations.

Presented by:  Sylvania / LEDVANCE

 

 

Rules of the Road; Roadway Lighting Overview

 

April 3  |  4:00 PM

Learn how choosing the right roadway fixtures and controls can offer less maintenance and better visibility.  Includes information about COSTARS 33 contract.

Presented by:  Cooper/Telensa

 

 

Safety & Security with Exterior Lighting

 

April 3  |  2:30 PM
April 4  |  9:30 AM

Learn about how well-planned outdoor lighting can help maintain a safe environment.

Presented by:  Hubbell Lighting

 

 

Security & Surveillance Solutions

 

April 3  |  9:30 AM
April 4  |  9:30 AM

Vivotek is a manufacturer that focuses on IP security cameras.  In this introduction, you will learn the basics of IP camera technology and the benefits of converting an analog CCTV system to IP.  Includes information about COSTARS 8 contract.

Presented by:  VIVOTEK USA, Inc.

 

 

Security Camera Installation: Ethernet Performance and Best Set-up Practices

 

April 3  |  2:30 PM

Video quality is critical for a good installation.  Learn ways to check the performance of the cable plus setup and focus the camera itself with an innovative new IP camera tester.  Save time, eliminate call backs, and document with professional reports.

Presented by:  Ideal Networks

 

 

Selective Coordination and Surge Protection

 

April 3  |  4:00 PM

An overview of both selective coordination and surge protection and how the NEC relates to them. Also includes an overview of Mersen’s Fused Coordination panel and SPD offerings and how to apply them.

Presented by:  Mersen

 

 

Smart Manufacturing for Food and Beverage Operations

 

April 3  |  9:30 AM
April 4  |  11:00 AM

Quickly meet the needs of an ever-changing market with systems that allow you to develop, run, analyze, and adapt efficiently.  The Connected Enterprise allows an agile response to fast-moving trends while providing accessibility to relevant, real-time information. This information-enabled manufacturing allows you to combat your biggest challenges:

Improve yield
Drive productivity
Mitigate security risks
Optimize resource management
Enhance asset utilization

Presented by:  Rockwell Automation

 

 

Stop Traveling to Support Remote Automation Systems!

 

April 3  |  9:30 AM

Save time and money by being able to monitor and troubleshoot your control equipment – in real time – from anywhere in the world while you drastically reduce maintenance costs and optimize machine uptime.

Presented by:  EWON, ProSoft, Spectrum Controls

 

 

Strategies for Better Energy Use

 

April 3  |  2:30 PM
April 4  |  9:30 AM

Understand energy usage and how an Energy Analysis can help you identify areas for improvement.  Includes information about financing and ROI of improvement projects.

Presented by:  Schaedler Yesco

 

 

The Evolution of Molded Case Circuit Breakers

April 3  |  1:00 PM

Molded case circuit breakers have a long history of use and their capabilities have expanded over time.  From thermal-magnetic to digital protection with optional integral metering, relaying, and communications, this protective device has evolved to meet the demands of the industry.  This seminar provides an overview of past, present, and newly-introduced technologies in the context of protection, coordination, application, and diagnostics.

Presented by:  GE