October 19, 2022 ECIA Newsletter

Executive Conference Updates


We Will See You Sunday in Rosemont! 

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We look forward to hosting an in-person event at the Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel October 23-25. 

View the conference website for more information. 


ECIA 2022 Executive Conference Closing Keynote Speaker Announced
Ross Bernstein Explains “The Champion's Code”  

The closing session of the ECIA 2022 Executive Conference is all about the DNA of what makes champions in sports so unique and how that relates to business. It’s based on a series of books written by Ross Bernstein in which he was able to interview more than 1,000 professional athletes and coaches that all had one thing in common — they were all members of championship teams.

Read the full press release. 

Webinar TODAY

Winning the War for Talent - Part 5
Wednesday | October 19, 2022 | 3 pm ET | Register Now

The war for talent is escalating. Some organizations are ill-prepared to handle the challenges of an increasingly complex labor market, shackled by the “we’ve always done it this way” mentality. Others are thriving, armed with analytical insights and surrounded by allies, allowing them to snap up highly performing “impact players” and supercharge their growth. What kind of an organization are you? More importantly, what kind do you want to be in the future?

Speakers: Alex Chausovsky, Director of Analytics & Consulting, Miller Resource Group

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 Reports Available:

  • Component Lead Time Report – September 2022
  • TPC Semiconductor Market Survey – September 2022
  • IDEA Newsletter – September/October 2022
  • North America Weekly IP&E Components Index – Week 40
Visit the stats and insights page for information on these reports.

EIA News

Standards - Call for Participation

Participation in the ECIA standards programs is open to all individuals who are directly and materially affected by matters addressed by the work. The ESC is presently specifically seeking additional participation in the User and General Interest category. This typically includes, but is not limited to, OEMs, ODMs, Contract Manufacturers, and Electronics Distributors (User), as well individuals who have expertise in these areas but are not affiliated with a particular company in the industry (General Interest). Please direct any questions concerning the programs to: Ed Mikoski at 571-323-0253.

The following CE-2 (Connectors and Sockets Committee) standards projects were recently opened:

5492      5-year review of 6 Test Procedures (EIA-364-13E, -17C, -25E, -28F, -56E, -1005)
5496      5-year review of 7 Test Procedures (EIA-364-02D, -06C, -23C, -34, -87B, -96A, -114)
5497      5-year review of 6 Test Procedures (EIA-364-09D, -35C, -57A, -78C, -83A, -117)
5498      Stabilization of EIA-259-A Rigid Coaxial Transmission Lines and Connectors, 75 Ohms
5499      5-year review of 6 Test Procedures (EIA-364-42C, -54A, -95, -99, -102, -103)
5500      Stabilization of 5 EIA Specifications (EIA-200-B, 225-A, 261-C, 972, 973)

Member of the Week 



ECIA is pleased to honor March Electronics as our Member of the Week!

March Electronics is a leading distributor of quality electronic components. They have been supplying the military, industrial, and commercial marketplaces with authorized lists of manufacturers since 1972. They can satisfy your requirements for connectors, contacts, connector accessories, relays, switches, cable assemblies, terminal and terminal blocks and tools. 

March Electronics is dedicated to their customer's complete satisfaction. Their dedicated sales force will promptly and courteously take you through the quotation and ordering process, the production team will WIP your order through the facility, and the quality department will make sure it meets all your standards. 

March Electronics has been an ECIA member for 4 years. Thank you, March Electronics!


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310 Maxwell Road, Suite 200, Alpharetta, GA 30009