Membership Benefits

The Robotic Industries Association (RIA), AIA – Advancing Vision + Imaging, the Motion Control & Motor Association (MCMA), and A3 Mexico — are unifying into a single association under the Association for Advancing Automation (A3) brand. This decision, unanimously endorsed by the associations’ Boards of Directors, was reached after a two-year strategic planning initiative. The following represents the new, enhanced membership levels offered by A3.

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Current members of RIA, AIA, MCMA, and A3 Mexico will be extended complimentary discounted member pricing – no action needed outside of ensuring your membership is current. If you have questions on what this transition means for you, please contact Amy Zmikly, A3’s Membership Manager. If you have questions related to A3 Mexico, please contact Claudia Rodriguez, A3 Mexico’s Manager of Marketing and Membership.

Early adopters of A3 membership before February 28, 2021, are also eligible for discounts. Please contact Julia Stevenson, A3 Membership Sales Manager.

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