The FDT Group is organized to take advantage of the experience and know-how of the world’s leading experts in industrial automation, from all sectors of the market. Its leadership is dedicated to the mission of developing and promoting world-class technology that is incorporated by industrial device and system vendors, and implemented by automation system users in a wide range of automation applications.
The FDT Group is headed by a board of directors, which is elected by the General Assembly. The board is charged with the strategic leadership of the organization for the benefit of the members and the industry served.
The FDT Board of Director’s appoints an Executive Committee (ExCom) responsible for the execution of the organization’s strategic plan. The ExCom duties are based on providing organizational direction on behalf of the board and advising the board on decisions and matters involving strategy, policy and planning.
The practical implementation of strategic direction, including technology development, marketing, associations & standardization and administration, is assigned to the FDT Group Team. This group handles many of the key day-to-day functions of the organization.