A3 is the umbrella association for three organizations serving unique automation industries.
Founded in 1974, RIA is a not-for-profit trade association dedicated to improving the regional, national and global competitiveness of the North American manufacturing and service sectors through promotion and enhancement of robotics and related automation. RIA represents over 450 robot manufacturers, system integrators, component suppliers, end users, consulting firms, research groups, and educational institutions.
For more information, please visit www.robotics.org
AIA was established in 1984 to advance the understanding and use of imaging and vision technologies and to drive global expansion and growth through education and promotion. Today, AIA continues its mission and represents over 325 vision suppliers, system integrators, users, researchers, and consulting firms from 32 countries.
For more information, please visit www.visiononline.org
Established in 2005, the Motion Control & Motor Association (MCMA) is a global not-for-profit trade group dedicated to promoting the understanding and use of motion control technologies and developing business opportunities for mechanical and electronic (mechatronics) motion control companies. Its members include manufacturers of complete motion control systems, component manufacturers, system integrators, distributors, end users, consulting firms, academic institutions and research groups directly involved with mechanical and electronic (mechatronics) motion control around the world.
For more information, please visit www.motioncontrolonline.org