Conference Agenda

Monday, May 8

Tuesday, May 9

Wednesday, May 10

Thursday, May 11

Breakfast and Registration Breakfast and Registration Breakfast Breakfast


Build and Manage

a HART System using

Field Device Expert

Half Day - Option 1

(separate registration required please

see FAQ section below for details) 

  • Opening Welcome
  • Taking Control of Industrial Digital transformation
  • Control Systems Roadmap
  • Current Gen Foxboro: DCS Migration and Edge IO
  • Reaching sustainability targets while achieving profitable growth
  • Open Automation
  • Smart assets and wireless instrumentation
  • ProLeit
  • Customer presentations
  • OPC UA - open standards and Foxboro DCS
  • Cybersecurity and MSSP
  • Control for Energy & Chemicals
  • Customer FIRST and Services
  • FoxView to Control HMI
  • Foxboro Supply Chain Update
Lunch Lunch Lunch Grab n' Go Box Lunches


Build and Manage

a HART System using

Field Device Expert

Half Day - Option 2

  • Next Gen Foxboro DCS
  • FDC280 - ongoing investments
  • Efficiency with EcoStruxure Power and Process
  • Intelligence at the Edge
  • EcoStruxure Automation Expert with SCADA and Telemetry
  • Customer presentations
  • "Ask R&D"
  • Microsoft Operating Systems and Workstations
  • DCS Migration
  • System Advisor - Process Control
  • AVEVA Simulation for Foxboro Control
  • Data insights for pipeline leak detection

Customer Appreciation Dinner
Innovation Hub

Free Evening Free Evening  

                                               Innovation Hub will be available Tuesday & Wednesday throughout the day and staffed during breaks

*Agenda is subject to change


Foxboro exterior
Foxboro lobby
Foxboro lounge

Call for papers!

Interested in presenting? Please send an abstract to for consideration. 

If selected, we will waive your conference fee as a show of appreciation. 

All abstracts must be received by March 31, 2023



Frequently Asked Questions

"Build and Manage a HART System using Field Device Expert" workshop information

  • Complimentary workshop to be held on Monday, May 8.
  • This workshop will be instructed by Schneider Electric's Process Automation Learning Services (PALS) and introduces the major components and concepts for using HART instrumentation with EcoStruxure Field Device Expert.
  • Seats are limited to first come, first serve; separate registration is required.
  • At the close of workshop, receive certificate of completion on Process Automation Learning System (PALS)
  • Please contact Andrea Michel to register or for more information.

What is the exact address where Innovation Days – Process Control be held?
The conference will be at our Foxboro office in Foxborough, Massachusetts. 70 Mechanic St, Foxborough, MA 02035

Will this event be virtual? 
No, this will be an in-person event only.

Is there a recommended hotel that I should stay at?  If so, how do I book my reservation?
All attendees are responsible for making their own reservations and are encouraged to do so after completing registration. The conference staff have secured special conference rates at the Renaissance Boston Patriot Place Hotel located at 28 Patriot Place, Foxborough, MA. Booking must be done prior to Monday, April 17, 2023. Details on how to book your reservation are provided in your confirmation email. 

Will shuttle service be provided?
Shuttle service will be provided to and from the Renaissance Hotel to the Foxboro office. When traveling from the Boston Logan Airport, attendees are responsible for arriving to the hotel; attendees are encouraged to consider the Boston Airport to Gillette Stadium (Patriot's Place) MBTA Commuter Rail

If I rent a car, do I have to pay for parking at the hotel?
Parking at the hotel is complimentary.

What is the conference cancellation policy?
You can receive a full conference refund up to April 25, 2023. To do so, please contact our conference staff at Hotel cancellations must be done directly with the hotel.

How do I change or cancel my hotel reservation?
To make a change to an existing reservation, you will need to contact the hotel directly.

If I would like to go to both Innovation Days conferences, do I need to register and pay for them separately?
Yes, please. Since the conferences are on two different dates and at different locations, you will need to register and pay separately for each event. This will also confirm that you receive any further registrant communication on each event.