ISO new work item proposal

CiA members have submitted the CiA 447 CANopen profile for special-purpose car add-on devices. If you like to participate in this international standardization activity please contact us (secretary(at)

Meet us at Interlift

The Interlift tradeshow is the most important event for lift suppliers. CiA exhibits its CANopen Lift demonstrator and informs about the CiA 417 CANopen profile. For details please contact Julia Dallhammer (marketing(at)

CiA Business Committee

In its June meeting, the Business Committee decided on the naming and spelling of company names for the membership list and the CANopen vendor-ID list are no longer that strict. For details please contact the CiA office (headquarters(at)

ODX – Call for experts

CiA calls for experts interested in standardizing a mapping of ODX for CANopen networks. ODX is increasingly used in mobile machines. For details please contact Reiner Zitzmann (zitzmann(at)

Submit your press release

CiA plans to publish a printed CAN Newsletter special for the Interlift 2015. The editors wait for press release on CANopen and CAN products to be shown in Augsburg (Germany). For details please contact Cindy Weissmueller (pr(at)