Intergraph® Process, Power & Marine to Host Annual ICAN User Conference in Calgary on November 2

Technical experts to offer presentations on subjects such as technology roadmaps and EcoSys project controls as well as hands-on demonstrations in a technology expo

CALGARY, Alberta, November 01, 2016

Intergraph® Process, Power and Marine (PP&M), part of Hexagon and the world’s leading global provider of enterprise engineering software to the process, power and marine industries, will hold its annual Canada User Conference, ICAN 2016, in Calgary, Alberta, on Wednesday, November 2.

ICAN 2016 continues the successful theme of “Learn. Grow. Connect.” and will offer owner operators, engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) companies, and fabricators the opportunity to attend educational sessions, learn about new technological innovations and hear best practices from leading engineering and design companies.

Some of the featured sessions at ICAN 2016 include:

  • Keynote presentations from Intergraph executives who will discuss how Intergraph PP&M is investing for the future. Executive Vice President, Development, Global Support & Quality Assurance Melanie Eakes will discuss new innovations in visualization, augmented and virtual reality, understanding the importance of project controls in a challenging market and the latest technological enhancements in the Intergraph product portfolio.
  • Hands-on product demonstrations and sessions with five tracks covering topics such as 3D modeling and visualization, information management, engineering and schematics, procurement, fabrication and construction, as well as project controls, will be presented by Intergraph PP&M and EcoSys product experts.
  • The technology expo area will include an enterprise and visualization zone featuring 3D visualization, augmented reality and 360-degree virtual views from Intergraph SmartPlant® Review.

“We are excited to have our local users attend this conference,” said Executive Vice President for the Americas region, Don Brundage. “We value our user community and are delighted they are able to gather to see the latest product developments, hear outstanding keynote presentations, participate in user breakout sessions and network with industry colleagues. In these challenging times it is important for users to better understand how our technology will save time and money on their projects. Never has automation played a more important role.”

“We value that many of our customers are providing presentations in the breakouts that can show all users how technology can work to your advantage in this market. We are excited to add the EcoSys project controls track to this year’s agenda,” said Sven Gebhardt, vice president of Intergraph PP&M Canada.

The conference is hosted by Intergraph PP&M, which has more than 30 years’ experience in providing local expertise and services to support engineering, procurement and construction companies as well as owner operators executing projects and operating facilities globally while delivering enhanced safety, quality, interoperability and productivity. More than two-thirds of the plants built worldwide are designed using Intergraph software.

For more information on the conference, visit http://intergraphusersconference.com/ICAN.

Intergraph Technical User Forum (TUF) LinkedIn groups provide an online discussion forum for year-round networking between users. To learn more about Intergraph solutions and network with other Intergraph users, visit ppm.intergraph.com/technical-user-forums.

The ARC Advisory Group, a leading industry analyst firm, ranked Intergraph as the No. 1 overall worldwide provider of engineering solutions for plant design (process, power and marine), according to its “Engineering Design Tools for Plants & Infrastructure Global Market Research Study Market Analysis and Forecast Through 2020.


About Intergraph Process, Power & Marine
Soon to be known as Hexagon Process, Power & Marine, Intergraph Process, Power & Marine is the leading global provider of engineering software for the design, construction and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities.

Process, Power & Marine is part of Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B; hexagon.com), a leading global provider of information technologies that drive quality and productivity across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications.

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