|Who We Are
A3 is the umbrella association for Robotic Industries Association (RIA), AIA – Advancing Vision + Imaging, and Motion Control & Motor Association (MCMA). RIA, AIA, and MCMA combined represent some 900 automation manufacturers, component suppliers, system integrators, end users, research groups and consulting firms from throughout the world that are driving automation forward.
What We Do
The Association for Advancing Automation serves the members of RIA, AIA and MCMA. A3 sponsor trade shows, conferences and other networking events, develop world’s leading websites on automation technologies, collect industry statistics and generate market research, develop consensus standards, provide multiple certification programs and engage in a wide variety of other educational activities. The association interacts on a regular basis with their company members organizations around the world, and is always coming up with new ways to better serve the industry.