OPEN Serialization Communication Standard - OPEN SCS @ EIF 2019

By Constanze Schmitz

Industry Trends

On May 21-22, 2019, ARC Advisory Group will host its European Industry Forum (EIF) in the Meliã Hotel Sitges in Spain.  The European Industry Forum is part of ARC’s successful series of worldwide conferences in the USA, India, China, and Japan.

Marcel de Grutter of OPEN SCS, a working group of the OPC Foundation, will present the “Latest Developments on the OPEN Serialization Communication Standard”.

Latest Developments on the OPEN Serialization Communication Standard

OPEN-SCS stands for OPEN Serialization Communication Standard.  The mission of the group is to specify functional interoperability of packaging serialization solutions to seamlessly integrate the operations and business processes across organizations and regulatory bodies, by aligning with other industry groups and standards whenever appropriate.  OPEN-SCS is part of the OPC Foundation whose mandate is to allow information exchange to be easily and securely done between diverse platforms from multiple vendors with seamless integration of those platforms without costly, time-consuming software development.  This presentation will cover the latest developments on the OPEN-SCS standard and explain why it is so important.

ARC European Industry Forum

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May 21 - 22, 2019, Hotel Meliã, Sitges (Barcelona), Spain

OPEN serialization EIF%202019.jpgParticipants are invited to attend a series of exclusive plenary and breakout sessions.  In these sessions, ARC analysts and other automation experts will analyze trends and drivers in manufacturing and tell the inside stories of successful operations and applications.

ARC’s European Industry Forum features dedicated workshops, offering ample opportunity to learn and discuss trends and developments.

You are welcome to join ARC’s European Industry Forum on May 21 – 22, 2019.  For more information, please go to  or contact

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