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TIA University

Your fast track towards digitalization

Mission Statement

Interested in a fast-track to Digitalization? Siemens Factory Automation is excited to offer a series of one-day instructor led virtual workshops under the TIA University umbrella. These live, interactive sessions give you the power to evaluate and access the viability of innovative technology offerings through hands-on experience and guided instruction. Our goal is to heighten awareness, expand knowledge and provide an open forum to explore your fastest track to digitalization.

Holistic Approach: Totally Integrated Automation

Making Digitalization a Reality

TIA in the Digital Experience

TIA Fast Track

TIA FAST Track (Factory Automation using Siemens TIA)

Click on the icons below for more information on our workshops. Attend any of these virtual workshops at your convenience and in the comfort of your home office!
The TIA Autobahn - Engineering Wide Open

Ryan Herron's Digitalization Sandbox


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TIA Test Drive

This event is for Engineers and Automation Specialists requiring an introduction to the fundamental aspects of engineering automation solutions by applying Totally Integrated Automation concepts in accordance with recommended best practices.


Instructor: Don Wilson

  • February 10, 2022
  • March 10, 2022
  • April 14, 2022
  • May 19, 2022
  • June 16, 2022
  • July 21, 2022
  • August 11, 2022
  • September 15, 2022
  • October 20, 2022
  • December 8, 2022


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Merge & Accelerate

This workshop is intended for intermediate or advanced Studio5000 programmers who would lke to learn the similiarities between the Rockwell Software Studio5000 programming environment and the Siemens TIA Portal programming environment.


Instructor: Ron Knight

  • February 17, 2022
  • March 17, 2022
  • April 21, 2022
  • May 26, 2022
  • June 23, 2022
  • July 28, 2022
  • August 25, 2022
  • September 22, 2022
  • October 27, 2022
  • December 15, 2022
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TIA the Expressway

A series of video tutorials exploring TIA Portal's advanced features and Optional Software tools. Each video tutorial includes step by step instructions with self-paced lab exercises.


Instructors: John DeTellem & Ron Knight

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  1. TIA Portal Project Upgrade
  2. Using ProDiag (Process Diagnostics software)
  3. Cause & Effect Matrix programming
  4. User Management & Access Control (UMAC)
  5. Multi-User program development


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  • Transition to new engineering solutions without hampering productivity
  • Leverage advanced engineering technologies to save time and reduce costs
  • Easily adapt to increasing customer demands
  • Develop new machine designs faster and more efficiently


  • Obtain useful knowledge and insight for system migration
  • Use Software Simulation tools integrated into the TIA Engineering Framework
  • Intensive know-how transfer from Siemens Experts


  • Move from ideation and proof of concept into production in much less time
  • Achieve higher levels of engineering efficiency
  • Fast adopotion of new engineering tools and technologies
  • Receive "Knowledge Badges" upon completion of each course

Customer Testimonials