Welcome to ISA

The International Society of Automation (ISA) is a nonprofit professional association that sets the standard for those who apply engineering and technology to improve the management, safety, and cybersecurity of modern automation and control systems used across industry and critical infrastructure.

Founded in 1945, ISA develops widely used global standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; hosts conferences and exhibits; and provides networking and career development programs for its 40,000 members and 400,000 customers around the world.

We are the European office of the International Society of Automation and our focus is on training all around the world. If you have any questions please email us on info@isaeurope.org

ISA Interchange

The official blog of the International Society of Automation (ISA).

Our Professional Studio is Open!

All Open enrollment courses will be done remotely until further notice.

Due to COVID-19 Classroom courses are hardly possible to organize. We (ISA Europe) have a very good solution using the best audio and video and our very own studio to perform Vilt training courses (remote training).

The trainer and technical assistant are in our studio in Eindhoven and students can be at home/ at their office.

Register now for our Vilt courses

Why Should You Join ISA?

  • Increase your technical knowledge in the field of automation and control
  • Develop your skills and hone your expertise
  • Share experiences, successes, and lessons learned
  • Build lasting friendships and professional connections

By becoming an ISA member, you will benefit—in technical knowledge, career and skills development, shared experiences and successes, and lasting friendship and belonging—from an association that has represented the needs and interests of automation and control professionals since its inception in 1945.

ISA Membership: Access Technical Resources, Network with Peers, and Much More

What courses is ISA Europe Offering?

Join ISA at our next conference or webinar! These events provide attendees with insight into key operational and business topics through online sessions, panels with live Q&A, virtual exhibits, as well as networking and chat opportunities.

2021 Virtual Conferences


IIoT & Smart Manufacturing Virtual Conference

11 May | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ET


Register for FREE for a limited time!

Free Webinars


Industrial IT & Cybersecurity Strategies for IT/OT Convergence

20 April | 1:00 p.m. ET

IIoT & Change Management Challenges: People and Processes

4 May | 1:00 p.m. ET


How to Stay Ahead of Motivated Cyber Attacks

13 May | 1:00 p.m. ET

ISAGCA Free Webinars


Assessing and Managing Cybersecurity Risk: Part 1

20 May | 1:00 p.m. ET

Assessing and Managing Cybersecurity Risk: Part 2

12 August | 1:00 p.m. ET

ISAGCA Security Strategies: Detailed Pros and Cons to Different Approaches

11 November | 1:00 p.m. ET

Want to get the word out about your company? Get involved with ISA conferences and webinars today!

ISA Connect LIVE

Connect Live with ISA Young Professionals
Getting to Know YPs

28 April | 10:00 a.m. ET

Connect Live with the Smart Manufacturing and IIoT Division
How MQTT Simplifies Smart Manufacturing

28 April | 11:00 a.m. ET

Stay tuned for more information on upcoming virtual events and webinars by visiting isa.org/virtualevents.


Your Guide to Cybersecurity Standards

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Building a Resilient World: Practical Automation Cybersecurity.

We encourage you to visit the official blog of the ISAGCA, "Building a Resilient World: Practical Automation Cybersecurity." Read about; Digitalization: Time for Some Straight Talk in the OT/ICS Community Understanding Automation Cybersecurity Standards COVID-19 [...]

Ganzheitliche Industrial Security

IEC 62443: Mit diesen Konzepten sorgen Sie für ganzheitliche Industrial Security (Teil 1) Die Norm IEC 62443 ist ein ganzheitlicher Ansatz für Industrial Security im Automatisierungsbereich. Diese 3-teilige Artikelserie soll dem Leser den Einstieg in [...]

How can the 62443 series of standards help your company?

Industry 4.0 ISA 62443 Standards The 62443 series of standards developed by ISA (International Society of Automation) and adopted by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) provides a framework for mitigating vulnerabilities in Industrial Automation and [...]