Fieldbus Conference 2009
Wilfred Voss – esd electronics, Inc.
Wilfried Voss is the President of esd electronics, Inc., a company specializing in CAN technology. The company is located in Greenfield, Massachusetts. Mr. Voss has worked in the CAN industry since 1997 and before that was a specialist in the paper industry. He has a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Wuppertal in Germany.
Mr. Voss conducts seminars and technical workshops on CAN and CANopen at Real Time Embedded and Computing Conferences (RTECC), ISA (Instrumentation, Systems, and Automation Society) conferences and at other events all over the United States and Canada. He is also the author of the book, A Comprehensible Guide to Controller Area Network.
After traveling the world extensively, he settled in New England in 1989. He presently lives in an old farmhouse in Greenfield, Massachusetts with his Irish-American wife and their son, Patrick.
Joey Stubbs – EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG)
The North American representative for the EtherCAT Technology Group, Joey Stubbs holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of South Carolina, as well as several other technical degrees. He has over 25 years of industrial experience with a focus in motion control and process. Joey is a registered Professional Engineer (PE) and a registered Project Management Professional (PMP).
James Ingraham – Sage Automation
Mr. Ingraham is the Controls Team Leader at Sage Automation, a gantry robot manufacturer and Fanuc Robotics integrator. James has twenty years of computer networking and programming experience, including over a decade in automation and industrial networks.