CANopen drive control webinar

On May 3, CiA offers a free-of-charge webinar in English language. For registration click here.

30 years CAN Newsletter

In June 1992, the first CAN Newsletter issue was released. In total, 120 issues have been published. There is still the opportunity to advertise in the 30th anniversary issue.

Motion to Draft Specification

The CiA Interest Group (IG) profiles is updating several CANopen profile specifications including the CiA 453 profile for programmable power supplies. They will be released soon as Draft Specifications (DS) and will be part of the CiA 4XX series subscription. For details, please contact CiA office.

30 years CAN in Automation

The CiA international users’ and manufacturers’ group turns 30 on March 5, 2022. Beginning of this year, the nonprofit association submitted the 3rd generation of the CAN protocol to ISO for international standardization. Read more.

CES 2020 and CAN

During the Las Vegas tradeshow, some CAN-related news were released. CAN Newsletter Online reported about them.

IG J1939 online meeting

The next e-meeting is scheduled for February 17 (2:00 p.m. UTC+1). Main topic is the update on J1939-based specifications and standards. Guests are welcome. Please register by email.

Webinar on CAN in commercial vehicles

CiA invites to a free-of-charge webinar reporting about new CAN developments in heavy-duty and agriculture vehicles. It will take place on February 2. Please register here.

IG profiles e-meeting

CiA has scheduled its IG (Interest Group) profile meeting on January 18 (1:00 p.m. UTC+1). It is a Zoom meeting, in which the progress and open issues of CiA profile specifications are discussed. Members may register by email.

CiA office closed between the years

As usual, CiA office is closed between Christmas (December 24) and the new year. This includes also the CAN Newsletter Online editors. We are back on January 3.

ISO standardization

CiA is going to submit its CAN XL specifications (CiA 610-1 and CiA 610-3) for international standardization to ISO. Additionally, there are demands to submit also CiA 601-4 (CAN SIC transceiver) and CiA 604-1 (CAN FD Light) for integration into the ISO 11898 series.