Developing CiA documents

CiA Interest Groups (IG) and its related Special Interest Groups (SIG) develop all CiA technical documents. It starts always with a New Work Item Proposal and ends normally in the release of a Public Available Specification (PAS) or a Technical Report (TR).

The detailed development process is available here.

There is a defined development process adapted from international standardization bodies. Documents in public-available state can be downloaded free-of-charge also by non-members from this website.

CiA Technical Committee

The TC is the governing body regarding CiA technical documents. It manages the development, the release, and the maintenance of CiA technical documents. The TC establishes and manages IGs. Additionally, it publishes the CiA glossary of terms.