The Association of Industrial Automation Enterprises of Ukraine (APPAU) was established in 2011. The Association represents the interests of the Ukrainian industrial automation community – vendors, ASUTP-IT integrators, developers, machine builders, educational institutions, customers. The activities of the Association are based on the principles of cooperation and joint solution of common problems inherent in many progressive communities, including in Ukraine.
Since the beginning of its existence, APPAU has come a long way in consolidating players from various industries and categories. Today it is a mature organization with more than 50 players from all market categories. He is a recognized leader of the Industry 4.0 Movement in Ukraine in Ukraine, the author of National Strategy 4.0, the founder of the Technical Committee 185 (IEC / ISO standards), a partner of many industrial and high-tech opinion leaders. The Association closely cooperates with the ministries of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine in creating the order of development of industrial high-tech markets.