With 170 attendees this event was very successful, showing the enormous interest in OPC UA technology, new products and applications especially in process automation. Starting at 5 pm on the previous evening the attendees had the chance to meet with the experts and sponsors. Having a snack and some wine made a relaxed atmosphere for discussions on technical details.
The next morning the official event started at 10 am. The experts of the OPC Foundation gave a technical update on the latest enhancements of the specifications and informed about results of companion specification groups. The event was rounded up by end user presentations showing real world use cases and how they solved their communication issues with OPC UA.