ICONICS Announces the 2011 Worldwide Customer Summit

Newport, RI June 28 – July 1, 2011 - VISION 3600 PLANNING for THE DECADES

Foxborough, MA – April 13, 2011 – ICONICS, a Microsoft® Gold Certified Partner of the Year and provider of Web-enabled, industrial visualization software for Microsoft Windows® operating systems, announced their 2011 Worldwide Customer Summit to be held from June 28 to July 1, 2011 in Newport, RI. The title for this year’s event is “VISION 3600, PLANNING for the DECADES” and will focus on the next wave of real-time and analytics automation software.

The ICONICS 2011 Worldwide Customer Summit brings customers, systems integrators, OEMS and channels partners to Newport, RI to experience the latest breakthroughs in industrial and building automation software solutions.

"The ICONICS Worldwide Customer Summit is a great resource for learning about ICONICS' latest advancements in Automation Software Solutions. If you are an ICONICS end-user or system integrator, you should consider attending", states Walt Boyes, Editor in Chief Control Magazine and ControlGlobal.com.

At this year’s 25th anniversary customer summit, we will showcase customer presentations which leverage the latest Microsoft® technologies, including Office 2010, Windows Phone 7, Sharepoint™, Silverlight™, Windows Server 2008 and Windows® 7. You will also gain valuable insight into how an investment in the GENESIS64™, BizViz™ and the New AnalytiX™ products has provided a 3600 vision of productivity for global operations today and in the decades ahead.

“Vision 3600 is about having the right view into your operations to ensure maximum productivity by utilizing scalable, robust and advanced automation solutions,” states Russ Agrusa, ICONICS President and CEO. “It takes having the right solution in place to achieve a 3600 view of your operation and during the 2011 Worldwide Customer Summit attendees will learn about ICONICS latest cutting edge software solutions designed for today and the decades to follow”.

The 2011 Worldwide Customer Summit will feature a keynote presentation from Mark Hindsbo Vice President of Developer and Platform Evangelism for Microsoft US. Mark will speak about the present and near future of Microsoft technology and how it relates to automation. He will also give an overview of Microsoft’s overall vision and direction in the era of Cloud and Handheld Devices. Join Mark in this very informative session on what the next big technology wave will be and impact on it will have on your business.

Customers and partners from around the world will be attending the summit. This includes executive management, operational personnel, engineering professionals, plant managers, facility managers, automation and control engineers and IT managers, integrators, OEMs and channels partners.

Vision 360 – Planning for the Decades is the summit where you will see presentations from industry technical experts and thought leading companies who are applying ICONICS solutions in innovative ways to achieve greater ROI, productivity and operational excellence. Breakout sessions will deliver insight into realizing efficiency, productivity and sustainability in the industries represented by ICONICS customers, including HMI / SCADA, Manufacturing Intelligence, Water and Wastewater Management, Energy Management, Renewable Energy and Smart Grid, Plant Management and OEE, Facility Management, Oil / Gas and Pharmaceuticals.

In Addition to the Summit ICONICS will be marking its 25th year of providing award winning automation software during the event in June.

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ICONICS, Microsoft award winning, Gold Certified Partner of the Year provides solutions to improve productivity, reduce integration time and operating costs and optimize asset utilization with visualization and automation software. Founded in 1986, ICONICS has 250,000 installations in over 60 countries worldwide. ICONICS meets the demanding application challenges of the automotive, building automation, food and beverage, government infrastructure, manufacturing, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, renewable energy, utilities and water/wastewater industries. As a managed Microsoft ISV Partner, ICONICS designs its solutions to leverage Microsoft technologies including multiple Windows platforms (including Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008) Microsoft .NET, Silverlight, SQL and SharePoint Portal Server. ICONICS is the honored recipient of multiple Microsoft awards and achievements.

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