Our workshops


High Availability Plugfest

21 February 2018

As part of the development of certification tests for high availability, aia hosted a Plugfest at the East Bavarian Technical University of Applied Sciences in Amberg on 21 February, 2018.

Manufacturers of Profinet devices met to test their latest developments. The focus was upon devices with high availability, such as those required in the process industry.

PROFINET Certification Workshop in Mainz

7 June 2018

Certification of Profinet Devices Workshop in Nütringen

26 October 2017

from left to right:

G. Putschky, K Götz (COMDEC official PI testing laboratory)

J. Rost, A. Gercikov (aia)

A. Uhl (PNO)

Certification of Profinet Devices Workshop in Beijing

23 June 2017

At the invitation of the PROFIBUS PROFINET Nutzer Organisation e.V., aia held a workshop on the certification of PROFINET devices. In addition to the Chinese testing laboratories, the workshop was also attended by testing laboratories and companies from Asia, the USA and Europe.


PROFINET Automated RT Tester Workshop

16 February 2016

Workshop for the introduction of the automated real-time tester for Profinet devices.

Together with the “AUT” working group of the East Bavarian Technical University of Applied Sciences Amberg-Weiden, aia conducted a workshop on automated certification tests at the university.

Alongside representatives of the official testing laboratories from Germany, Europe and overseas, AMD, Beckhoff, Bosch Rexroth, Hilscher, Molex, Phoenix Contact, SIEMENS Softing…


Demonstrator Real Ethernet in Detroit

2015 Detroit SAE

In cooperation with the university, aia has developed a real-time Ethernet demonstrator, which has now been presented and exhibited internationally several times, e.g. at the SAE conference on real-time Ethernet in Detroit, USA, and at the IEEE Ethernet & IP @ Automotive Technology Day in Yokohama, Japan.

2015 Yokohama, Japan

EEE Ethernet & IP @ Automotive Technology Day 2015 in Japan