USB3 Vision Standard

USB3 Vision Standard Committee

The committee is made up of camera, software, cable and IP companies who are working towards a specification release in 2012. Currently participating in the technical committee are:  A&B Software, Allied Vision Technologies, Alysium-Tech, Basler, Baumer Optronic, Cognex Corporation, Components Express, Cypress Semiconductor, Hamamatsu Corporation, Icron Technologies, Intercon 1, JAI, The MathWorks, Matrix Vision, Matrox Imaging, MVTec Software, National Instruments, Newnex Technology Corp., Pleora Technologies, Point Grey Research, Stemmer Imaging, Teledyne DALSA, Toshiba Teli and XIMEA.

Bob McCurrach is A3’s Director of Standard Development and he supports and oversees the committee work. Camera Link Committee Membership is open to interested companies who are members of the AIA, EMVA, JIIA, VDMA, or CMVU. The Camera Link Committee is currently chaired by Steve Kinney, Director of Technical Pre-Sales & Support at JAI, and Reynold Dodson, President at BitFlow, Inc.

USB3 Vision User Group

The USB3 Vision User Group is a group of people who have active interests in the work of the Technical Committees. User group meetings will be held at major vision shows and be open to the public at large as well. The user group will have an electronic collaboration mechanism that will be monitored by the technical committees. The User Group will:

  • Attend user group meetings as appropriate;
  • Provide requests to the Technical Committee for consideration

The USB3 Vision User Group is open to companies who have a direct and material interest in the standard. You must be an AIA, EMVA, JIIA, VDMA, or CMVU member in good standing to participate. There is a $100 USD annual committee fee. If your company would like to get involved and contribute to the USB3 Vision standard, click here for a User Group membership application.

USB3 Vision Technical Committee

The USB3 Vision Technical Committee is open to companies who have a direct and material interest in the standard. You must be an AIA, EMVA, JIIA, VDMA, or CMVU member in good standing to participate. There is a $100 USD annual committee fee and you must contribute at least 80 hours per year to work assignments. If your company would like to get involved and contribute to the technical development of USB3 Vision standard, click here for a Technical Committee membership application.

USB3 Vision Committee Procedures Document

When applying for committee membership, you will be asked to sign that you agree to the A3 Standards Development & Approval Procedures. Click here to access the A3 Standards Development & Approval Procedures document.

Edit/Update Committee Member Contact Information

To make changes to your designated committee members, edit their contact information, or add additional representatives, please submit this form.

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