IEC 62228-3 updated

IEC has released a new edition for EMC evaluation of CAN transceivers. It specifies test for ICs compliant with ISO 11898-2:2016. This includes also CAN FD transceivers.

J1939DA digital annex

SAE has released an updated version of the J1939DA digital annex containing most of the Parameter Group (PG) and Suspect Parameter (SP) specifications.

CiA General Assembly delayed

The CiA General Assembly will not take place on March 16. It has been postponed, but no new date has been scheduled yet.

CiA technology days in Spain

CiA has cancelled the face-to-face CiA technology days in Spain. CiA considers providing online presentations in May with the same content.

CiA technology days in Spain

CiA has scheduled two one-day events updating participants on CAN technology including CAN FD and CANopen FD. They take place in Barcelona (May 13) and Madrid (May 14).

CiA 402 and CANopen FD

CiA members are reviewing the CiA 402-6 drives and motion control PDO mapping for CANopen FD (CiA 1301). These PDOs have a length of up to 64 byte. For more information please contact secretary(at)

CiA General Assembly

This year, the CiA General Assembly takes place in Baden-Baden (Germany) one day before the 17th iCC. Registration by email is required.

Common-mode choke

In February, a CiA task force e-meeting is scheduled, in which the CiA 110 common-mode choke work draft is discussed. For more information please contact: secretary(at)

Three papers on Embedded World

CiA presents three papers on the Embedded World conference O. Kaplun (Condition Monitoring and Embedding CANopen in IoT), Y. Yao (CANopen FD Devices Identification via New LSS), and R. Zitzmann (Migration from Classical CAN to CAN FD).