In hall 5, stand 410 at SPS

In November (26 to 28), CiA exhibits for the 27th time at SPS tradeshow in Nuremberg (Germany). Main focus is on the migration from classic CANopen to CANopen FD.

CANopen profile questionnaire

CiA likes to know, which CANopen profiles are implemented mostly, in order to review them in the order of importance. Please fill in the related questionnaire.

CiA at the Interlift 2019

CiA is looking forward to welcome you in hall 2, stand 2149 at the Interlift 2019 in Augsburg, Germany. Member companies are presenting CANopen lift devices on there.

MSV exhibition in Brno

At the MSV exhibition in Brno (CZ) on October 08 from 10:00 am to 10:30 am, CiA informs in a presentation about the future of CAN-based networking.

CiA 406 corrected

The detected minor errors in CiA 406 version 4.1.0 (CANopen encoder profile) regarding PDO mapping parameters have been corrected. The corrected Draft Standard Proposal (DSP) document is available for members only.

CAN technology day in Tokyo

CiA organizes jointly with Jaspar (Japan) the CAN technology day in Tokyo (Japan). It will take place on October 28, 2019. The one-day event provides information about CAN technology trends and standardization activities.

SIG generic I/O modules

The CiA 401 profile is under review. It will be split into a part specifying the process data as well as the configuration parameters and parts standardizing the mapping to CANopen and to CANopen FD. More details: secretary(at)

CiA glossary of terms

The Technical Committee (TC) maintains the CiA glossary of terms. The listed definitions are used in CiA specifications.

IG profiles starts review process

The IG profiles manages several CiA profile specifications. Some of them need to be reviewed, because there are pending comments. The review process will start soon.