August 7th - Dallas/Ft. Worth
The 2018 Regional Series event will be held at the Sheraton DFW Airport Hotel on Tuesday, August 7th. Join the local electronics industry community for an evening of unique networking and sit-down dinner.
The hotel address is: 4400 West John Carpenter Freeway, Irving, TX and the phone number is (972) 929-8400.
Who Should Attend:
Company executives and branch personnel - along with their supply chain partners -should come and enjoy a hosted social hour and dinner in a relaxed environment. The meeting provides an excellent opportunity to introduce your local team to the association and area industry peers. Registration fees are $50 for ECIA/ERA members and faculty; $75 non-members. Young professionals receive a $10 discount.
Space is limited - SOLD OUT
4:00 pm Social hour (Hosted bar and appetizers)
5:00 - 6:00 pm Presentation
6:00 pm Dinner
6:30 pm Presentation: Blockchain 101 - How Will the Industry Benefit?
Randy Lawson, Associate Director and Senior Principal Analyst, Semiconductor and Displays Technology from IHS Markit will share his insight on this important topic. With a projected 10 billion more devices connecting to the Internet in the next four years, it's more important than ever before to verify and trust the complex relationships between devices and the services they enable. Blockchain is seeing increased adoption across a number of industries. Learn how the semiconductor industry is supporting the rapidly exploding hardware requirements necessary to blockchain adoption.
7:15 pm Close
Thank you to 2018 Series Sponsors:
Regional Event Sponsor
ECIA thanks the following members for their guidance and assistance in planning the Regional Event:
Tobi Cornell, Kruvand Associates, Inc.; Paul Dosser, Digi-Key Electronics; Robert Logan, Kruvand Associates, Inc.; Dave Foster, Sensata Technologies; Todd McAtee, Mouser Electronics; and Jeff Ray, TTI, Inc.
Support the series
Sponsors receive recognition in series advertisements, signage and during the event program. Sponsorship opportunities are available now- sponsor individual meetings for $1,500 or the complete series for $7,000. Click here and log in to sign up as a 2018 sponsor.