CiA technology days CANopen in special-purpose cars

CAN in Automation (CiA) has scheduled two CiA technology days online with the topic "CANopen in special-purpose cars (CiA 447)”.

The 4-hour events take place two times, at different starting times. On October 27 (start 09:00 to 13:00, Berlin time) and October 28 (start 15:00 to 19:00, Berlin time), 2020. Thus, people from all over the world can participate at a suitable local time.

These CiA technology days provide an insight to the status and future of CANopen in special purpose cars (CiA 447). The presentation language will be English. Participation is free of charge, but registration is obligatory to receive the dial-in data. CiA members have also the option to take part with technical-oriented presentations, to inform about experiences with CiA 447 solutions. Find more information and the proposed agenda here or below. In case of any remaining questions, contact events(at)


  • Welcome (Reiner Zitzmann, CiA)
  • CANopen introduction (Reiner Zitzmann, CiA)
  • Break
  • The CANopen application profile CiA 447 (Thilo Schumann, CiA)
  • CiA 447 Cross communication (Thilo Schumann, CiA)
  • Break
  • CiA 447 – application and markets (Olaf Pfeiffer, Embedded Systems Academy)
  • CiA 447 from authorities point of view (Klaus Pfitzner, Polizeiinspektion Nordbayern)
  • Break
  • Outlook on CAN-based networking (Holger Zeltwanger, CiA)
* Subject to change without notice.