Industry Conference

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March 8-10, 2022
Hyatt Regency Mission Bay

San Diego, California, USA

ODVA’s 2022 Industry Conference & 21st Annual Meeting offers exciting and informative technical tracks, panels, and keynotes from some of the most influential technology leaders in industry. Place yourself, and your organization, at the forefront of industry initiatives and technologies that are delivering the next level of productivity improvements in automation of the industrial enterprise. Register today!

2022 Conference Timeline at a Glance

Conference Schedule at a Glance

Tuesday March 8:  Special Interest Group (SIG) Meetings (Members only)

Wednesday March 9:  Technical Track

Hear the latest techniques and innovations in ODVA technologies, starting with a presentation by ODVA’s technical leadership on the direction of the standards.

  • Update from the Chairs of the Technical Review Board and Special Interest Groups
  • Sessions:
    • A Framework for Implementing Process Applications using CIP Technologies
    • CIP Safety Embracing IEC61784-3 Edition 4
    • Current Developments in xDS Device Descriptions
    • Commissioning Cabling Infrastructure for OT networks – Including Single Pair Ethernet and Ethernet-APL
    • Evaluating TSN Preemption for Cyclic EtherNet/IP Communication
    • Expanding CIP Security with the CIP Authorization Profile
    • From the Edge to the Cloud, Interfacing CIP to OPC UA
    • Making IIoT Simpler
    • Realizing Greater System Robustness Through Combining CIP Safety and CIP Security
    • The Integration of Time-Sensitive Networking into EtherNet/IP Technologies
    • Threat Modeling CIP Security

Thursday March 10:  General Session and Annual Meeting of Members

  • Keynote from EtherNet/IP end user community
  • Panel Industrial Automation 2030: A Discussion on Industry’s Next Steps
  • Review of the 21st Term of the Association
  • Looking Ahead to the 22nd Term

Meeting Safely

ODVA’s Industry Conferences and Annual Meetings have been unique opportunities for industrial automation professionals to learn cutting-edge technologies while networking with colleagues and collaborating to develop innovations in CIP Networks. Because of this special dynamic, ODVA is intending to hold a fully in-person 2022 Industry Conference. In order to do this as safely as possible, we have partnered with the Hyatt to put in place a range of safety precautions. Click this link to learn more.

Mission Bay San Diego

Join us in California’s Beach City!

Mission Bay offers an ideal setting in which to blend business with adventure. Explore beautiful beaches and parks. Try charter fishing or scuba diving. Take a course in water sports at the Aquatic Center. Rent a boat for a day on the water. Or simply enjoy the relaxed San Diego vibe and the opportunity to recharge, away from the demands of home, office, and — well — the home office. Learn more on

Select papers and presentations from previous conferences are available in the Library of Proceedings.