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CAN and CANopen for newcomers

In this seminar, you learn how CAN works, the differences between Classical CAN and CAN FD, which possibilities CAN communication offers, and in which markets CAN networks are used. The seminar explains CAN as it is specified in ISO 11898-1:2015. This comprises the Classical CAN, the CAN FD protocol, as well as the CAN physical layer standards.


  • Classical CAN lower layers
  • Classical CANopen
  • Future of CAN and CANopen
  • Migration paths to the future
  • Discussion (Question & Answers)

Target groups

  • System integrators
  • Development engineers
  • Technical decision-makers

Required qualifications


Dates & locations

Date Location Berlin Language Registration
2024-11-07 Nuremberg 09:00-17:00 German Register now

Local time at CiA office, Nuremberg, Germany.


Without German VAT With German VAT
Non-members 450,00 EUR 535,00 EUR
Early-bird 425,00 EUR 505,00 EUR
CiA-members 400,00 EUR 476,00 EUR

We shall reserve the right to price changes and errors.

Quick overview

1-day seminar | 09:00-17:00


  • Classical CAN
  • CAN FD
  • CAN (FD) system design and diagnostic aspects

Location Nuremberg

CAN in Automation (CiA)

Kontumazgarten 3
DE-90429 Nuremberg


Join the community!

Established in March 1992, the CiA nonprofit association fosters the image of CAN technology. CiA members jointly develop specifications for different CAN application fields. The CAN community also finances CiA’s active participation in international standardization and organizes events in order to exchange knowledge and experiences. These opportunities for networking belong to the most important benefits of CiA membership

CiA also offers other services. These include seminars and conferences, publications, CANopen testing, and last but not least the promotion of CAN technology.

For more information please contact CiA office (headquarters(at)can-cia.org).