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  • CiA webinars in Chinese

    The 90-minute CiA webinars provide latest technical as well as market trends on CAN-based networking.
  • December 03, 2020

    In this seminar you get an insight to system design by considering functional safety. In addition to an introduction to functional safety in ... read more
  • New motion control profile

    With the introduction of CANopen FD, the PDO payload has been extended to 64 byte. This enables new drive functions, which are discussed in the ... read more
  • CiA specifications under review

    CiA documents are reviewed systematically, not just on demand. This is done to improve them regarding understandability and other editorial ... read more
  • CiA on Youtube

    CiA has its own Youtube channel. Recently, CiA uploaded several webinars in English and Chinese language as well as a range of presentations at ... read more

CiA activities

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Interlift October 19 to 22, 2021 Augsburg (DE)
Agritechnica November 14 to 20, 2021 Hannover (DE)
SPS November 23 to 25, 2021 Nuremberg (DE)
Bauma Munich April 04 to 10, 2022 Munich (DE)
Innotrans September 20 to 23, 2022 Berlin (DE)
Bauma China November 2022 Shanghai (CN)
Conexpo March 14 to 18, 2023 Las Vegas (USA)
Date Time Group Location
2020-12-02 10:00 - 12:00 IG profiles SIG drives and motion control e-meeting
2020-12-02 13:00 - 16:00 IG lower layers SIG CAN FD Light e-meeting
2020-12-04 13:00 - 16:00 IG lower layers SIG CAN XL TF higher layer e-meeting
2020-12-07 13:00 - 16:00 IG lower layers SIG CAN XL TF physical layer e-meeting
2020-12-08 10:00 - 12:00 IG CANopen FD SIG additional application layer functions e-meeting
2020-12-09 10:00 - 12:00 MG CANopen FD e-meeting
2020-12-15 10:00 - 12:00 IG CANopen FD SIG testing e-meeting
2020-12-18 14:00 - 16:00 Business Committee e-meeting
2021-01-12 13:00 - 16:00 IG lower layers SIG CAN XL TF physical layer e-meeting
2021-01-12 14:00 - 16:00 IG profiles SIG fluid power e-meeting
2021-01-19 15:00 - 17:00 IG profiles SIG generic I/O modules e-meeting
2021-01-22 13:00 - 16:00 IG lower layers SIG CAN XL e-meeting
2021-04-15 14:00 - 16:00 IG profiles SIG lift control e-meeting
2021-04-16 14:00 - 16:00 Technical Committee e-meeting
2021-04-22 10:00 - 14:00 IG profiles SIG municipal vehicles e-meeting
2021-05-10 13:30 - 15:30 IG profiles e-meeting
2021-09-13 14:00 - 16:00 IG J1939 e-meeting

Community news

Commander and responder

CiA and SAE have agreed to use “commander” and “responder” instead of “master” respectively ”slave” in combination with “network”, “device”, and “node”. Both organizations are committed to use inclusive language in their specifications.

DIN reviews 14700-1

DIN, the German standardization body, reviews the DIN 14700-1 (FireCAN) standard regarding the usage of COB-IDs. The standard is based on CANopen with some changes. It is intended for firefighting-specific add-on devices. More than 10 different devices are standardized.

731 CiA members

The nonprofit association has now 731 members. About 400 provide devices, some 200 supply sub-systems, and about 80 are technology enablers.

Further community news


If you are looking for CAN-related products, you could visit the CAN Newsletter Online and the CiA Product Guide. Both publications provide brief product information. The product guides are structured according to a nomenclature in order to make it as easy as possible to find the desired product information. The online magazine reports recently launched CAN products.

If you would like to be informed on published news in any of CiA’s media, we recommend subscribing to CAN Info Mail, distributed by email.