July 27, 2022 ECIA Newsletter

Executive Conference

Sponsor Today! Deadline Approaching! 

The ECIA Executive Conference is a senior management level conference for the electronics industry's leading companies - representing the entire supply chain. The dates for the 2022 Executive Conference event are October 23-25 at the Loew's Chicago O'hare Hotel.  

Sponsorships enable companies to get in front of senior level managers and decision-makers that attend this premier electronic component industry strategy event, but these opportunities won’t last much longer.  

Sponsor Today! - Deadline Sept. 1!

Attend Sunday Dinner with Dean Kamen ONLY 3 SPOTS LEFT! 

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ECIA Thanks the Executive Conference Planning Committee


The conference is strategically planned by a volunteer committee led by a Conference Chair and Co-Chair. ECIA thanks Chair Robert Derringer, Crouzet; Co-Chair Tobi Cornell, Kruvand Associates; Julie Fajardo, TDK-Lambda Americas; Bob Garcia, Ferrari Technical Sales; Scott Jones, AEM Group; Nicolle Ladouceur, Rohm Semiconductor; Todd McAtee, Mouser; Sam Read, Cornell Dubilier; Chad Van Doorninck, Abracon; Caroline Wells, Omron and Tom Wichert, TDK-Lambda Americas. 

View our committee video.

EIA Standards News



ECIA's EIA Standards Committee Congratulates Recipients of IEC 1906 Awards 

ECIA, as the Technical Administrator of 13 US Technical Advisory Groups (TAGs) to the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), is pleased to announce that four individuals from within its US TAGs have been awarded the 2022 IEC 1906 Award. This prestigious recognition has been awarded to: 
In IEC Technical Committee 110 Electronic Displays: Brian Berkeley of Highlight Display, and John Penczek of Luminex Technologies. 
In IEC Technical Committee 49 Piezoelectric, dielectric, and electrostatic devices and associated materials for frequency control, selection, and detection: Gary R. Johnson a consultant, and Donald C. Malocha of University of Central Florida. 

Read the full press release.  

Fall 2022 Meetings for all EIA Standards Committees Scheduled 

The CE-2 Connector Committee will meet September 28-29, 2022 at the ECIA DC Office in Herndon, VA. The Passive Components committees, Automatic Handling Committee and Solder Technology Committee will meet at the Engineering Summit, October 19-20, 2022 at the ECIA DC Office in Herndon, VA. These meetings will be hybrid meetings; conducted face-to-face in combination with web conference remote attendance. 

Participation in the EIA technical standards program is highly encouraged and is open to all with a material interest in the subject matter. Many ECIA member companies participate in the standards program as Producers and Users, but input is also requested from those who fit in the General Interest category. 

Please contact Ed Mikoski [email protected] or Laura Donohoe at [email protected] for more information or for an invitation to attend the meetings as a guest.

ECIA Research and Analysis

ECIA offers its members insight into the industry and a variety of market trends information. Members can log into the website and visit the Stats & Insights page to access an increasing number of statistical reports. Some are available to the public, some to members and others are only accessible to those who participate in the survey.

New Report Available:

  • North America Weekly IP&E Components Index – Week 28

Visit the stats and insights page for information on these reports. Don't forget to participate in ECIA’s ECST (Electronic Component Sales Trends). Deadline extended to TODAY! 


Member of the Week 

ECIA is pleased to honor Coakley, Boyd and Abbett as our Member of the Week!  

Coakley, Boyd and Abbett (CBA) was founded in 1939 as a Manufacturers’ Representative in New England. As the Electronics Market shifted, so has Coakley, Boyd and Abbett’s line card and footprint. In 1985, they expanded to the Metro NY/NJ market and continue to serve the Northeast. CBA remains one of the Northeast’s leading electronics manufacturers representative firms. 

CBA has been an ECIA member for more than 11 years. We are grateful for the years of support. 


 Contact Info:

Electronic Components Industry Association
310 Maxwell Road, Suite 200, Alpharetta, GA 30009