The Regional PROFIBUS/PROFINET Association Southeast Asia is responsible for the ASEAN countries which consist of Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines and Vietnam. Currently they have 17 Vendor Members and 35 User Members.
The RPA has cooperation’s with institutes and other associations such as VAA (Vietnam Automation Association), PICS (Process Instrumentation Society) in Philippines, Thai German Institute, German Malaysian institute.
Technological Seminars will be conducted all over the region, making sure that thy have every 18 months at least one big event in each of the member counties, mostly in cooperation with the partner associations.
PI-Southeast Asia is also cooperating with the local Automation Magazines; as they provide technological Articles and news for Control Engineering Asia, Industrial Automation Asia Magazine (IAA), Automate Indonesia and IA-Vietnam (here the articles and news will be translated in Vietnamese language).