ECCMA

Plenary for ISO/TC 184/SC 5 Interoperability, integration, and architectures for enterprise systems and automation applications

2024-06-17 (Monday) – 2024-06-21 (Friday)
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States
SC 5 Plenary and working group meetings (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday): Hotel Bethlehem (host hotel) 437 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA, United States, 18018
Industry Day (Wednesday): Ben Franklin Techventures – Room 4430, 116 Research Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18017

Overview Schedule for ISO/TC 184/SC 5 Plenary Week

Date Activity
2024-06-17 ISO/TC 184/SC 5 Plenary, morning and afternoon
2024-06-18 ISO/TC 184/SC 5 Plenary, morning, and Working Group Sessions, afternoon
2024-06-19 Industry Day (event held at Ben Franklin TechVentures)
2024-06-20 Working Group Sessions, morning and afternoon
2024-06-21 Working Group Sessions, morning and afternoon

Overview Schedule

Monday (2024-06-17): Location, Hotel Bethlehem

  • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/AG 1 SC5 Advisory Group (Convenor Charlotta Johnsson, charlotta.johnsson@control.lth.se) (8:30am-9:30am US Eastern time, 12h30 UTC-13h30 UTC)
  • SC 5 Plenary (9:30am-4:00pm US Eastern time; 13h30 UTC to 20h00 UTC)
  • Lunch: Mural Ballroom (Contact hayley.thompson@eccma.org to let her know if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, and to ask any questions regarding meal reservations.)– select the option for the day or for all week as that includes this day. Note: no outside food or beverage is allowed in the hotel so you would have to leave the venue to get and consume food or beverage from another location.

Tuesday (2024-06-18): Location, Hotel Bethlehem

  • Working Group Meetings (1:00pm-4:15pm US Eastern, 17h00-20H15 UTC)
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/WG 1 Modelling and architecture (Convenor Richard Martin, tinwisle@bloomington.in.us)
      • 1:00pm-2:30pm US Eastern (17h00-18h30 UTC), 2:45pm-4:15pm US Eastern (18h45-20h15 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Lafayette, Floor Mezzanine
      • Register here: https://sd.iso.org/meetings/145550
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/JWG 5 Joint WG ISO/TC 184/SC 5 – IEC/SC 65E: Enterprise-control system integration (Convenor Christian Monchinski, cmonchinski@automated-control.com)
      • 1:00pm-2:30pm US Eastern (17h00-18h30 UTC), 2:45pm-4:15pm US Eastern (18h45-20h15 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Northampton, Floor 3
      • Register here: https://sd.iso.org/meetings/137790
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/WG 16 Supply chain interoperability and integration (SCII) (Convenor Hayley Thompson, hayley.thompson@eccma.net)
      • 1:00pm-2:30pm US Eastern (17h00-18h30 UTC), 2:45pm-4:15pm US Eastern (18h45-20h15 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Moravian, Floor 3
      • Register here: https://sd.iso.org/meetings/137793
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/WG 17 Interoperability of simulation models on different manufacturing platforms (Convenor Shan Lu, lushan@zju.edu.cn)
      • 1:00pm-2:30pm US Eastern (17h00-18h30 UTC), 2:45pm-4:15pm US Eastern (18h45-20h15 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Lehigh, Floor Mezzanine
      • Register here: https://sd.iso.org/meetings/137794
  • Lunch: Mural Ballroom (Contact hayley.thompson@eccma.org to let her know if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, and to ask any questions regarding meal reservations.) – select the option for the day or for all week as that includes this day. Note: no outside food or beverage is allowed in the hotel so you would have to leave the venue to get and consume food or beverage from another location.

Wednesday (2024-06-19): Location, Ben Franklin TechVentures

  • Bus transportation provided: pick up from host hotel, Hotel Bethlehem at 8:00am US Eastern time; return to Hotel Bethlehem at 4:30pm US Eastern
  • Industry Day event: 9:00am-4:00pm US Eastern
  • Meeting room: 4430, Floor 4
  • Contact hayley.thompson@eccma.org to register for Industry Day event and lunch to let her know if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, and to ask any questions regarding meal reservations (WEDNESDAY option or ALL WEEK option as that includes Wednesday). Note: no outside food or beverage is allowed in the venue so you would have to leave the venue to get and consume food or beverage from another location.

Industry Day Agenda Overview (finalized speakers list will be added later):

  • Welcome Address by Ben Franklin TechVentures, our venue sponsor
  • Introduction to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the mission of ISO/TC 184/SC 5, the committee responsible for developing international standards for interoperability, integration, and architectures for enterprise systems and automation applications
    • Exploring the business case for international interoperability standards development or adoption
    • Guidance on how to get involved in ISO
  • Insights from global experts directly involved in ISO regarding interoperability standards for enterprise, manufacturing, and the supply chain
    • Discussion on current and future areas of interoperability standards development
  • Perspectives from industry and government
    • Insights into implementations, value, and the needs for ISO interoperability standards
  • Academic perspectives on interoperability for systems and automation applications

Paragraph summary provided (in addition to above agenda overview) to non-ISO experts interested in registering for Industry Day:

  • Welcome to our in-person event focused on the value of, need for, and opportunities to participate in the development of international interoperability standards for enterprises, manufacturing, and the global supply chain. Join us at Ben Franklin TechVentures as we delve into the latest trends and best practices in achieving seamless connectivity within and across organizations. This is an opportunity for you (in industry, government, and academia) to learn about the latest international standards and to tell those developing standards in ISO what you use and need for interoperability. Network with experts, gain insights, and stay ahead in the ever-evolving world of global business.

Thursday (2024-06-20): Location, Hotel Bethlehem

  • Working Group Meetings (8:30am-11:45am US Eastern – 12h30-15h45 UTC, 1:00pm-4:15pm US Eastern – 17h00-20h15 UTC)
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/JWG 5 Joint WG ISO/TC 184/SC 5 – IEC/SC 65E: Enterprise-control system integration (Convenor Christian Monchinski, cmonchinski@automated-control.com)
      • 8:30am-10:00am US Eastern (12h30-14h00 UTC), 10:15am-11:45am US Eastern (14h15-15h45 UTC), 1:00pm-2:30pm US Eastern (17h00-18h30 UTC), 2:45pm-4:15pm US Eastern (18h45-20h15 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Northampton, Floor 3
      • Register here: https://sd.iso.org/meetings/137790
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/WG 5 Open systems application frameworks (Convenor Hongye Su, hysu69@zju.edu.cn)
      • 8:30am-10:00am US Eastern (12h30-14h00 UTC), 10:15am-11:45am US Eastern (14h15-15h45 UTC), 1:00pm-2:30pm US Eastern (17h00-18h30 UTC), 2:45pm-4:15pm US Eastern (18h45-20h15 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Lafayette, Floor Mezzanine
      • Register here: https://sd.iso.org/meetings/137791
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/WG 16 Supply chain interoperability and integration (SCII) (Convenor Hayley Thompson, hayley.thompson@eccma.net)
      • 8:30am-10:00am US Eastern (12h30-14h00 UTC), 10:15am-11:45am US Eastern (14h15-15h45 UTC), 1:00pm-2:30pm US Eastern (17h00-18h30 UTC), 2:45pm-4:15pm US Eastern (18h45-20h15 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Moravian, Floor 3
      • Register here: https://sd.iso.org/meetings/137793
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/WG 17 Interoperability of simulation models on different manufacturing platforms (Convenor Shan Lu, lushan@zju.edu.cn)
      • 8:30am-10:00am US Eastern (12h30-14h00 UTC), 10:15am-11:45am US Eastern (14h15-15h45 UTC), 1:00pm-2:30pm US Eastern (17h00-18h30 UTC), 2:45pm-4:15pm US Eastern (18h45-20h15 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Lehigh, Floor Mezzanine
      • Register here: https://sd.iso.org/meetings/137794
  • Lunch: Mural Ballroom (Contact hayley.thompson@eccma.org to let her know if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, and to ask any questions regarding meal reservations.) – select the option for the day or for all week as that includes this day. Note: no outside food or beverage is allowed in the hotel so you would have to leave the venue to get and consume food or beverage from another location.

Friday (2024-06-21): Location, Hotel Bethlehem

  • Working Group Meetings (8:30am-11:45am US Eastern – 12h30-15h45 UTC, 1:00pm-4:15pm US Eastern – 17h00-20h15 UTC)
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/JWG 5 Joint WG ISO/TC 184/SC 5 – IEC/SC 65E : Enterprise-control system integration (Convenor Christian Monchinski, cmonchinski@automated-control.com)
      • 8:30am-10:00am US Eastern (12h30-14h00 UTC), 10:15am-11:45am US Eastern (14h15-15h45 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Northampton, Floor 3
      • Register here: https://sd.iso.org/meetings/137790
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/WG 1 Modelling and architecture (Convenor Richard Martin, tinwisle@bloomington.in.us)
      • 1:00pm-2:30pm US Eastern (17h00-18h30 UTC), 2:45pm-4:15pm US Eastern (18h45-20h15 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Northampton, Floor 3
      • Register here: https://sd.iso.org/meetings/145550
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/WG 4 Manufacturing software and its environment (Convenor Hayley Thompson, hayley.thompson@eccma.net)
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/WG 12 Convergence of informatization and industrialization (Convenor Hongye Su, hysu69@zju.edu.cn)
      • 8:30am-10:00am US Eastern (12h30-14h00 UTC), 10:15am-11:45am US Eastern (14h15-15h45 UTC), 1:00pm-2:30pm US Eastern (17h00-18h30 UTC), 2:45pm-4:15pm US Eastern (18h45-20h15 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Lafayette, Floor Mezzanine
      • Register here: https://sd.iso.org/meetings/137792
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/WG 14 Mass customization (Convenor Taolin Ren, rentaolin@126.com)
      • 10:15am-11:45am US Eastern (14h15-15h45 UTC), 1:00pm-2:30pm US Eastern (17h00-18h30 UTC), 2:45pm-4:15pm US Eastern (18h45-20h15 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Lehigh, Floor Mezzanine
      • Register here:
    • ISO/TC 184/SC 5/WG 16 Supply chain interoperability and integration (SCII) (Convenor Hayley Thompson, thompson@eccma.net)
      • 10:15am-11:45am US Eastern (14h15-15h45 UTC), 1:00pm-2:30pm US Eastern (17h00-18h30 UTC), 2:45pm-4:15pm US Eastern (18h45-20h15 UTC)
      • Meeting room: Moravian, Floor 3
      • Register here: https://sd.iso.org/meetings/137793
  • Lunch (12:00-1:00pm US Eastern – 16h00-17h00 UTC): Mural Ballroom (Contact hayley.thompson@eccma.org to let her know if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, and to ask any questions regarding meal reservations.) Note: no outside food or beverage is allowed in the hotel so you would have to leave the venue to get and consume food or beverage from another location.

Register for meals

  • Lunch, mid-morning snack, mid-afternoon snack: $325 for all five days or $75 per day
    • Contact hayley.thompson@eccma.org to register and to let her know if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, and to ask any questions regarding meal reservations.
    • Note: no outside food or beverage is allowed in the venue so you would have to leave the venue to get and consume food or beverage from another location.
  • If you would like to register for the full week and have not already done so through one of the above options, use this registration form. To register for specific days, use the forms under each day on the schedule above.

Host Hotel

ISO/TC 184/SC 5 Plenary Host Hotel: HOTEL BETHLEHEM

Hotel Bethlehem has a shuttle service to and from ABE (Lehigh Valley International Airport)

Hotel Bethlehem (437 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA, United States, 18018)

The ISO/TC 184/SC 5 Plenary and associated Working Group sessions will be held at the Hotel Bethlehem

Plenary Week attendees receive a reduced guestroom rate; this rate has a DEADLINE: 2024-05-16. Reservation requests from attendees received after this deadline date will be accepted on a space available basis at the Best Available Rate at that time.

The dates for guestroom bloc with reduced rate:

Date Attendee Rate
2024-06-16 $229.00
2024-06-17 $229.00
2024-06-18 $229.00
2024-06-19 $229.00
2024-06-20 $229.00
2024-06-21 $229.00

The rate above does not include a 6% sales tax & 4% occupancy tax.

Below is an outline of steps for attendees to book a room.

  1. Click on the following link to the Hotel Bethlehem website:  https://www.hotelbethlehem.com/
  2. Click on the RESERVATIONS or BOOK NOW button in the top right corner of the home page.
  3. Enter your arrival and departure information.
  4. One room per name (i.e. Jane Doe cannot book two different rooms under her name.)
  5. Enter your PROMO code: 375448C1115176 – you must enter this PROMO code to receive the reduced attendee rate ($229 per night) *
  6. It will return the nightly availability and the overnight room rate.
  7. Enter your credit card information to complete the booking process.
  8. You, as the attendee, will receive a confirmation email within 24 hours.

*RESERVATION PROBLEMS: If an attendee tries to make the reservation from the workplace or from a work computer, company firewalls may prevent the employee from using the promo code or completing the reservation at all. This may also happen on a personal computer, depending on firewalls installed. If there are problems with using the promo code or generally making the reservation, please call Hotel Bethlehem reservations (+1-888-231-9320) for them to assist with the reservation with the promo code.

Please note the following hotel expectations:

  • Each guest will be fully accountable for their own charges.
  • CHECK-IN/CHECK-OUT
    • Rooms are available for check-in after 4:00 PM and check-out time is at 11:00 AM.
  • OVER NIGHT PARKING
    • Historic Hotel Bethlehem is pleased to offer Self-parking for overnight guests is $10.00 plus tax per night. Daytime parking is complimentary in the Hotel parking deck or in the Spring Street Lot behind the Hotel – WITH a parking pass issued by the Hotel bellman staff. The Hotel is not responsible for any parking tickets issued by the Bethlehem Parking Authority in the Spring Street Lot.
  • NO SHOW FEES
    • In the event of a “no show” or cancellation after 4:00 PM the day of arrival, the individual will be charged one night guest room fee plus all taxes.
  • GUARANTEE POLICY
    • All reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card. Individual reservations must be canceled no later than 24 hours prior to intended arrival to avoid cancellation charges. Guests must obtain a cancellation number from our reservations agent or we cannot guarantee a credit will be issued.
  • FOOD POLICY
    • No food and/or beverage of any kind will be permitted to be brought into the hotel, or any suite used as a hospitality suite, by the group or any of the group’s guests.

Getting to Bethlehem

Addresses:

  •       Hotel Bethlehem: 437 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA, United States, 18018
  •       Ben Franklin TechVentures: 116 Research Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18017

Airports

ABE (ideal airport as less than 15 minute drive from host hotel) – Allentown, Pennsylvania

  • Shuttle to host hotel (for guests of the hotel): arrange with Hotel Bethlehem
  • UBER, LYFT, or other ride service
  • Drive: rent car at airport, less than 15 minute drive to host hotel
  • Airports with connections to ABE: https://www.flyabe.com/flights/nonstop-destination-route-map/
    • ABE’s nonstop destinations include Atlanta (ATL), Charlotte (CLT), Chicago O’Hare (ORD), Detroit (DTW), Fort
      Lauderdale (FLL), Myrtle Beach (MYR), Nashville (BNA), Newark (EWR), Orlando/Sanford (SFB), Philadelphia (PHL), Punta Gorda (PGD), Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ), Savannah/Hilton Head (SAV), and Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg (PIE).

EWR – Newark, New Jersey

PHL – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

JFK – New York City, New York