Patti Engineering to Present Three Technical Seminars at 2019 Siemens Automation Summit

Resource Type: Press Releases | June 18, 2019

Auburn Hills, MI – June 18, 2018 – Patti Engineering, Inc., a leading control system integration company based in Auburn Hills, MI with offices in Texas and Indiana, today announced the details of the company’s three technical presentations at the 2019 Siemens Automation Summit, which takes place June 17-20, 2018 at the Gaylord Rockies Resort and Convention Center in Aurora, CO.

The three presentations speak to the plethora of choices of new technologies on the plant floor.  Patti Engineering, a Siemens Solution Partner for the last ten years, works with Siemens technology to create solutions in all kinds of discrete manufacturing facilities.  Engineers will share their on-the-floor experience to help attendees choose technologies that will fit their applications and provide the benefits of digitalization.

“Benefits of Virtual Commissioning” will be presented by Controls Engineer Connie LeMarbe on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 11:00 am local time.  Starting with a lay of the land – what virtual commissioning means and the different ways to achieve it – the core of this presentation is a demo that shows how virtual commissioning can save substantial downtime.

“Asset Tracking Options: RTLS or RFID?” will be presented by Senior Electrical Engineer L. John Shipley, P.E. on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 11:00 am.  Shipley will explain the practical and technical considerations for each technology and discuss several recent applications.

“WinCC OA or Mindsphere: Which Should I Choose?” will be presented by Steve Palmgren, P.E., VP of Sales and Marketing, on Wednesday, June 19 at 3:00 pm local time. There seem to be dozens of options to visualize data in a facility; this session will lay out the factors to consider when choosing how to manage data.

The Siemens Automation Summit is a user-lead conference that brings together hundreds of manufacturing professionals who use Siemens automation technologies. The event features case studies, hands on training, product roadmaps and feedback sessions.


About Patti Engineering, Inc. 
Patti Engineering, Inc. is a CSIA Certified control systems integration company offering high-caliber engineering and software development services. Patti Engineering’s technical expertise in electrical control and information systems provides turnkey control systems integration for design/build, upgrade/retrofit and asset/energy management projects. Industrial automation, production intelligence and shop floor IT solutions services include: project management, electrical engineering, hardware design, hardware procurement, software development, installation, calibration, start-up testing, verification, documentation, training and warranty support. Customer satisfaction and project success earned the company placement in the Control Engineering Magazine’s Hall of Fame. For more information, visit

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Georgia Whalen's Bio

Director of Marketing

Georgia Whalen is the founder of Rivergate Marketing, Patti Engineering’s marketing partner since 2009. She is a seasoned professional with over 25 years of experience in sales, marketing, public relations, and account management. As the founder of Rivergate Marketing, Georgia is passionate about helping clients such as Patti Engineering build their digital presence to be found and connect with the manufacturers and industrial customers who can benefit from their services.