General Assembly Meeting — 2018

The 2018 General Assembly Meeting will be Sept. 12th – 13th in Scottsdale, AZ

The PI North America General Assembly Meeting (GAM) is our biennial member-only event. Attendees learn about the status of the organization, forthcoming updates to the technology, and hear interesting application stories. The theme for this year’s event is how PI and its technologies are providing Industry Foursight.


  • Status of the North American market 2016-2018
  • PI North America strategy 2019-2020
  • PROFINET @ TSN strategy and timeline
  • PROFINET + OPC UA objectives and rollout
  • PROFINET Security
  • Two-wire Ethernet for process (APL)
  • Panel Discussions
  • Application Stories

Reserve your spot:

Register Online

Photos from the 2016 Meeting

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Actual Feedback from the 2016 Meeting

“This event is outstanding for networking, in addition to just getting updated with what PI North America is working on.”

“It was my first time at the PI North America. I really appreciate all your organisation. You did a really good job.”

“Overall very, very pleased. Incredibly informative and excellent networking was achieved.”

“Loved it for my first time at the GAM!  The casual environment was great.  The camaraderie and dynamics between everyone at PI definitely shows and was great to see.  Assuming my company let’s me go again (mainly due to responsibilities), I would definitely be back!”

“Overall: great event!”

“It’s always just a great gathering of smart and nice people. Thanks!”

The 2018 venue:

Marriott Scottsdale at McDowell Mountains

Details and Registration