CiA groups

CAN in Automation (CiA) is a nonprofit organisation made up of members from around the world. The General Assembly (GA) is the overarching organ and ultimate authority of the organization.

 

Contributors are welcome

CiA members may participate in any technical group. They just need to register at the CiA office. But also not-registered members may comment any CiA document during the entire development process.

Glossary of terms

CiA provides the glossary of terms to support a common understanding of terms and definitions in the CAN application field.

CiA working groups can refer to these terms. Proposals for missing terms are highly appreciated and can be submitted to secretary(at)can-cia.org.

Marketing groups

The business decisions are take care of by the Business Committee (BC) governing the Marketing Groups (MG).

The CiA Business Committee (BC) chaired by the CiA Business Director comprises up to five elected members and representatives of established marketing groups (MG). It manages and decides on commercial and financial issues.

Technical groups

The management of the technical work is taken care of by the Technical Committee (TC) governing the Interest Groups (IG).

The CiA Technical Committee (TC) chaired by the CiA Technical Director comprises up to five elected members and representatives of established interest groups (IG). It manages the development, the release, and the maintenance of CiA technical documents.