The Profibus Association of Australia + New Zealand (PAANZ) is one of 25 Regional PI Associations (RPA) around the world representing the Profibus International (PI) organization. We are responsible for all activities within Australia + New Zealand linked to the marketing and promotion of Profibus and Profinet brands and technologies.
PI has about 1700 members worldwide. They include all leading automation vendors, plus many end users and other organizations such as universities around the world who profit from advanced information to achieve a competitive edge in the market.
Members of the organization can be vendors of hardware, software and systems as well as end users, operators, scientific institutes and federations provided they support the purposes of PI and the respective Regional PI Association (RPA).
Membership offers many benefits including access to a wide range of marketing and technical documentation covering specifications, standards, profiles and technical support including invites to events such as: expo.s, seminars, conferences, workshops, networking and internet-based activities i.e. webinars.
To join the Australian Profibus community, start by reading the Membership Categories, then please complete the Application Form (PDF) download here.
Categories – ‘BLUE-CHIP’ Membership Packages
The Management Committee decided on four levels of membership, with different sets of membership benefits and different membership fees (GST not included, but applicable):