Corporate Connections

CCPS is a not-for-profit, corporate membership organization within AIChE that identifies and addresses process safety needs within the chemical, pharmaceutical, and petroleum industries. CCPS brings together manufacturers, government agencies, consultants, academia and insurers to lead the way in improving industrial process safety. CCPS member companies, working in project subcommittees, define and develop useful, time-tested guidelines that have practical application within industry.

aeSolutions is a Member Company of CCPS.

aeShield is a global, two-time award winning, multi-patent software solution for IEC 61511 Compliance needs. aeShield makes it easy to get Safety Requirement Specifications up to ISA84 / IEC 61511 standards and increases productivity gain and savings. aeShield has developed a patented data model that enables seamless transfer from one process safety activity to the next. aeShield is available as “Software as a Service” or “On Premise”.

SANS is the largest provider of cyber security training and certification to professionals at governments and commercial institutions world-wide. Renowned, SANS instructors teach over 60 different courses at more than 200 live cyber security training events, as well as online. GIAC, an affiliate of the SANS Institute, validates a practitioner’s qualifications via over 35 hands-on, technical certifications in cyber security.


aeSolutions recently partnered with the SANS Institute to host a one-day course entitled, “ICS Cybersecurity for Managers”. 

The Control System Cyber Security Association International

​is dedicated to the growth and expansion of local and global networking opportunities and professional development for everyone involved in the Control System Cyber Security field.

aeSolutions is a member of Control System Cyber Security Association International with a Strategic Alliance Sponsorship.

CSIA, Control System Integrators Association,  is committed to the development of the business capabilities of control system integration companies and their implementation of best practices in order to provide a healthy, low-risk channel for the application of automation technology to their industrial clients.

"Delivering automation success through qualified integrators"

aeSolutions is an Integrator Member of the Control System Integrators Association.

Under their Siemens Solution Partner Program, Siemens joined forces with aeSolutions in 1999, and has earned the Solution Partner Specialist designation after achieving technical and commercial milestones associated with year-over-year quality performance.  We have worked together to deliver solutions to customers across continuous, batch and safety applications at both brownfield migrations and greenfield opportunities.  We've earned the PCS 7 Safety Specialist certification, after a rigorous quality and project audit, expert course and certification exam.  aeSolutions was the first to earn this specialization in North America. 

Ken O’Malley has a leadership position on the User Advisory Board as a co-chair of the national solution partner council.  We have representation on the DCS roadmap workgroup & are a frequent contributor to the automation summit user presentations.  

The Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center provides a neutral forum to discuss difficult issues related to process safety. The Chemical Safety Program Assessment Project is a significant effort that brings together a diverse group of stakeholders to identify national chemical safety goals; identify and implement activities necessary to accomplish these goals; and establish a measurement system to help gauge progress toward these goals. The center also serves as an information resource base for process safety, acting as a library and software laboratory.

Kathy Shell, aeSolutions' EVP Strategic Client Partnerships, is a member of the Process Safety Center's Steering Committee.

Dragos is the trusted leader in industrial threat detection and response. Their team applies expert human intelligence in the form of threat behavior analytics and investigation playbooks to redefine industrial control system (ICS) cybersecurity. Dragos’ solutions include: the Dragos Platform, software providing ICS-specific asset discovery, threat detection, and investigation capabilities; Dragos Threat Operations Center, providing ICS security services including threat hunting, incident response, and training; and Dragos ICS WorldView, providing the industry’s only dedicated industrial threat intelligence.

Founded in 1945, the International Society of Automation is a leading global, nonprofit organization that is setting the standard for automation by helping over 30,000 worldwide members and other professionals solve difficult technical problems, while enhancing their leadership and personal career capabilities. Based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, ISA develops standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; and hosts conferences and exhibitions for automation professionals. For more information about the partnership see the formal ISA-aeSolutions training announcement.

Rockwell Automation, Inc. is the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and is dedicated to making its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Rockwell Automation employs about 19,000 people serving customers in more than 80 countries.

aeSolutions is a member of the ISA Global Security Alliance. Cybersecurity threats and vulnerabilities are clear and present dangers to our facilities, our processes, and the safety of our communities.

“In today’s connected world, every digital device is a potential vulnerability point. Recent attacks on safety systems in multiple industries have proven that threat actors have the capability and motivation to cause significant physical damage and put lives at risk.”

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