27/09/2021 by Kvaser

Webinar: J1939 Software Development: Fundamentals, the new ‘J1939 FD’, & Protocol Stacks

This webinar will provide an introduction to J1939 software development, including a brief overview of the J1939 standard, a look at the latest development of J1939-22 (incorporating CAN FD), and an introduction of the development tools relevant for building J1939 software.

Date & Time:

Wed, Oct 20, 2021
15:00 AM – 16:00 GMT +1 (Central European)


Torsten Gedenk, Co-Founder/Managing Director (emotas embedded communication GmbH)

Torsten Gedenk is Co-Founder and Managing Director of emotas embedded communication GmbH since 2012. He has a degree in Electrical Engineering and is involved with CAN and higher-layer protocols since 2001. Torsten was speaker at the international CAN conferences in 2008, 2017 and 2021. Besides that he is active in various CANopen FD standardization groups of the CAN in Automation e.V. and a lecturer at CANopen and J1939 seminars offered by emotas.

Bryan Hennessy, Field Applications Engineer (Kvaser)

Bryan Hennessy has been with Kvaser for five years and is an Applications Engineer with extensive experience in SAE J1939 and NMEA 2000, as well as the physical and datalink layers of CAN. He is a member of the SAE Truck Bus Control and Communications Network Committee (AKA J1939 Committee), Chairman for the SAE J1939 Next Generation Task Force, and recently completed an update to the SAE J1939-21 datalink layer specification. Bryan has over thirty five years of experience with digital communications and holds a BSEE from Florida Institute of Technology.

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