National organisation representing the interests of companies in the instrumentation, control, automation and laboratory technology industry in the UK. Over 230 members including ABB, Bosch Rexroth & Schneider Electric.
techUK represents the companies and technologies that are defining today the world that we will live in tomorrow. More than 900 companies are members of techUK. Collectively they employ approximately 700,000 people, about half of all tech sector jobs in the UK. These companies range from leading FTSE 100 companies to new innovative start-ups. The majority of our members are small and medium-sized businesses.
The Industrial Internet Consortium is the open membership, international not-for-profit consortium that is setting the architectural framework and direction for the Industrial Internet. Founded by AT&T, Cisco, GE, IBM and Intel in March 2014, the consortium’s mission is to coordinate vast ecosystem initiatives to connect and integrate objects with people, processes and data using common architectures, interoperability and open standards.
The All-Party Parliamentary Manufacturing Group (APMG) exists to encourage the exchange of knowledge and understanding between Parliament and the UK’s diverse manufacturing industries, helping to raise the profile of manufacturing both inside and outside of Parliament.
PROFIBUS and PROFINET International (PI) is the largest automation community in the world with over 1,400 member companies working closely together promoting PROFINET and IO-Link, the building blocks of Industry 4.0 and the Industrial Internet of Things.
More about PROFIBUS and PROFINET International UK can be found at www.profibusgroup.com
oneM2M is the global standards initiative for Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications and the Internet of Things (IoT). Formed in 2012 by eight of the world’s leading information and communications technology (ICT) standards development organizations, with more than 200 member companies, oneM2M provides a necessary framework for interoperability between the many M2M and IoT technologies being introduced.
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