CiA at SPS IPC Drives 2015

As usual CiA exhibits in Nuremberg at the SPS IPC Drives tradeshow (November 24 to 26). The CiA booth is in hall 2/201, where you can meet the CiA staff. For more information please contact Julia Dallhammer (marketing(at)can-cia.org).

IEC 61851-1 with CANopen annex

The IEC 61851-1 electric vehicle conductive charging system standard contains in its annex a CANopen profile not authorized by CiA. Interested parties may contact CiA by email (standardization(at)can-cia.org).

15th iCC proceedings

The proceedings of the 15th international CAN Conference can be purchased from CiA office for 64,00 €. You can order them by email (publications(at)can-cia.org).

CANopen SIG "ODX" inauguration

On November 11, 2015, CiA inaugurates a new technical group. Its focus is to map CANopen to ODX. For details please contact uns (secretary(at)can-cia.org).

CAN time-stamping

CiA’s Interest Group CAN FD calls for experts in order to standardize the time-stamping for CAN (FD). A first meeting is scheduled on November 6, in Nuremberg. For details please contact us (secretary(at)can-cia.org).

CAN FD plugfests

In February, CiA organizes the next (ISO) CAN FD plugfest. One plug fest will take place in Nuremberg (Germany) and another one in Detroit (USA). Interested parties should contact us (secretary(at)can-cia.org) for details.

NASA joins CiA

The NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio, designs, develops, and tests innovative technology for aeronautics and spaceflight. Core competencies include communications technology. The researchers are now part of the CAN community.

2nd China tour in 2015

CiA office organizes in November (10 to 19) events (e.g. seminar and CAN FD Tech Day) in China. If you like to contribute or participate please contact Meng Xie (xie(at)can-cia.org) for more details.

CANopen FD trademarked

The Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market has registered CANopen FD as EU trademark under the number 013586839 for CAN in Automation e. V. CiA members are allowed to use them, for details see the EU trademark rules.

CANopen load cells

The CiA 461 profile for weighing devices specifies the interface for load cells. Part 1 contains general definitions and part 2 specifies the parameters and PDOs. For details please contact us (secretary(at)can-cia.org).