David DeBari

Process Control Engineer, ExxonMobil


David DeBari is a Process Control Engineer for the ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company. He studied Chemical Engineering, Computer Systems Engineering, and has an MBA. David has many years of automation experience in both continuous and batch processes and has been part of more than 20 projects that installed or replaced control systems. He is one of the original members of ExxonMobil’s Open Process Automation Program Team and is the Lead Engineer working on the development of a standards-based, open, interoperable, and secure system. David is also the Co-Lead of the Application Portability Sub-committee of the Open Process Automation Forum’s Technical Working Group.