CiA 1305 released

The CiA 1305 document specifies the layer setting services (LSS) for CANopen FD devices. These services can be used to inquire or to change the settings of the device's network/node-IDs, the bit timing, and the LSS address.

CiA 417 plugfest

The next CANopen Lift plugfest is scheduled on 2022-09-06 (9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. UTC+2). It takes place in Nuremberg. The registration deadline is 2022-07-22. For all details, contact CiA office.

New J1939DA version

SAE has released the May 2022 version of the J1939 Digital Annex (DA). Mainly, it specifies suspect parameters and parameter groups. It is updated quarterly.

Webinar CiA´s 30th anniversary

Holger Zeltwanger and Reiner Zitzmann give a summary on CiA's 30th anniversary event in the CiA webinar on July 07, 2022. It starts at 18:00 (UTC+2). Register here.

Next CiA technology day

On July 6, the online CiA technology day provides an overview about current CiA specification developments. This includes CAN FD Light and CAN XL as well as CiA profiles and a generic CAN bootloader. Registration is open.

30 years CAN Newsletter

Another 30-years anniversary: The first CAN Newsletter was published in June 1992. The June issue 2022 features CAN applications in maritime and airborne electronics as well as an open-source CANopen protocol stack.

CiA 458 released as DS

The CANopen device profile for energy measurements has been updated editorially. It has been released as Draft Specification (DS) and is now part the CiA 4XX series subscription.

CiA BoD re-elected

On the annual CiA general assembly, Uwe Koppe has been confirmed as Technical Director as well as Christian Schlegel as Business Director. The third member of the Board of Directors (BoD) is Holger Zeltwanger (Managing Director) again.

Second CAN XL plugfest

Beginning of May, CiA organized the 2nd CAN XL plugfest. An article in CAN Newsletter Online provides some details about it. CiA members can request a more detailed report.

Don’t miss the party

The CiA anniversary event on June 1 to June 2 with technical presentations includes also the annual CiA General Assembly, in which the Board of Directors as well as the permanent members of the Business and the Technical Committees are elected.