13th IEEE International Workshop on Factory Communication Systems
Communication in Automation
May 31 - June 2, 2017, Trondheim, Norway


Jerker Delsing
Luleå University of Technology, Sweden
Title: Local Automation Cloud Communication

Biography: Prof. Jerker Delsing received the M.Sc. in Engineering Physics at Lund Institute of Technology, Sweden 1982. In 1988 he received the PhD. degree in Electrical Measurement at the Lund Univeristy. During 1985 – 1988 he worked part time at Alfa-Laval – SattControl (now ABB) with development of sensors and measurement technology. In 1994 he got the docent degree (associate prof.) in Heat and Power Engineering. In 1995 he was appointed full professor in Industrial Electronics at Lulea University of Technology where he currently is working as the scientific head of EISLAB (http://www.ltu.se/eislab). For the period 2004-2006 he also served as Dean of the engineering faculty at Lulea University of Technology.

Prof. Delsing has a long standing in ultrasound sensor technology in particularly applied to flow measurement. His present research profile can be entitled „Embedded Internet Systems Services”, with applications to automation in large and complex industry and society systems. Currently he is the coordinator of Arrowhead Europes largest Automation project, with 78 partners and a budget of 68M€.

At the European level he is steering board member of ARTEMIS, ProcessIT.EU, ProcessIT Innovations and ESIS. Since 1999 he is chairman of ITF (Instrument Tekniska Foreningen/Instrument Society of Sweden).

Trygve Harvei
ABB, Norway
Title: Communication in the Industrial Internet of Thing