2018 OSIsoft PI System Hands-On Labs are Coming to the Netherlands!

Your time is valuable, that is why OSIsoft is pleased to offer a collection of courses that provide the maximum impact for your investment of time. This year we are thrilled to collaborate with key partners to co-host Hands-on Learning Labs on their premises. On November 20th the labs will be hosted by CGI in Rotterdam.


Our Hands-On Labs, brought straight to you from our PI World conferences, are designed to showcase the latest tools and technologies and help you achieve value from the PI System. Whether you want to learn how to effectively build displays using PI Vision 2018, need tips for deploying AF or want to drive initiatives such as Machine Learning, IoT or Data Science with the PI System, we have something to offer you. Our labs are run by experienced OSIsoft engineers who can share their experience while giving practical Hands-On access to our cloud Learning Environments.


Check out the agenda below and sign up for FREE while spots last! Course sizes are limited so don't delay!




Tuesday, November 20, 2018
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
PI 101 Introduction

Are you brand new to the PI System? An end user unsure of where your data comes from? A PI System administrator who needs to learn about new tools? Come to this session to find out what the PI System is all about, how the infrastructure can benefit your organization to deliver real value, and to see a high level demonstration of how customers work with our tools to gain insight into their processes. This session will give you the basics you need to understand many of the other labs that will be available throughout the day.

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
CBM and Condition Monitoring – Process vis-a-vis Equipment
Process vis-a-vis Equipment - This lab includes use cases to review process condition monitoring vs. machine condition monitoring and the related process reliability vs. equipment reliability. This lab also includes topics related to Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), failure modes etc. as they relate to the PI System and AF data models. Additionally, we will cover IIoT’s role in Condition Based Monitoring (CBM). (Beginners to Intermediate)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Essential Data Analysis Skills for the PI User
This lab is intended for PI users desiring to learn a new tool for agile, ad hoc, process data analysis.  We will be using Microsoft Power BI to analyze PI Views published by the PI Integrator for Business Analytics.  The hands-on examples help students appreciate of how multidimensional data analysis can help gain command of large datasets through filtering and grouping of process measurements.  The lab will cover other relevant features like how to expand the scope of your analysis be including data from other sources, applying statistical evaluations of your data and by defining measures for benchmarking and advanced analysis.  If you’ve become frustrated trying to manage today’s mega-spreadsheet, this lab might have the answer for you.
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Closing Drinks

Event Location

CGI Office
Phone: +31 88 564 0000
George Hintzenweg 89, 3068 AX
Rotterdam, Netherlands