Agricultural Industry Electronics Foundation (AEF):
The AEF wishes to provide the necessary resources and appropriate know-how so that important technical challenges concerning electronic and electrical systems in agricultural technology and farming can be jointly addressed by the industry.
Association for Standardization of Automation and Measuring Systems (ASAM):
ASAM coordinates the development of technical standards, such as for testing-, evaluation- and simulation applications.
CAN in Automation (CiA):
Platform for further developments of the CAN protocol. CiA members develop and publish CiA specifications according to recent standards.
Fachverband Elektronik-Design (FED):
The association for design, PCB and component manufacturing is an association of companies that are involved in development and production of electronics.
Cluster Mechatronik & Automation e.V.:
Cluster Mechatronik & Automation is a stage and forum for defining and conducting measures concerning progress of mechatronics and it's related areas.
Internationale Organisation für Normung (ISO):
The ISO is the international association of standardization organizations and develop and publish international standards. It ensures that products and services are safe, reliable and of good quality.
Open Platform Communications (OPC):
OPC is the interoperability standard for the secure and reliable exchange of data in the industrial automation space and in other industries. It is platform independent and ensures the seamless flow of information among devices from multiple vendors. The OPC Foundation is responsible for the development and maintenance of this standard.
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE):
SAE International is a global association of engineers and technology experts from the aerospace, automotive and commercial vehicle industry. The core competencies of SAE International are lifelong learning and the development of voluntary consensus standards.
Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau (VDMA):
VDMA represents mostly medium-sized companies in the capital goods industry and is the largest industry association in Europe. It represents the shared economic, technical and scientific interests of mechanical engineering, in particular to national and international authorities and business circles.