January 18, 2023 ECIA Newsletter


Upcoming Webinar

2022 Engineering Industry Research With EETech
Thursday | January 19 | 1 pm ET | Register Now

This webinar will present data for 2,474 qualified engineering respondents from around the globe, focusing on engineering professionals: comparing career pros and next generation. 

The research study looks to answer questions like the following:

  • What type of content are engineers consuming?
  • How do engineers choose to engage with NPI?
  • What medium of communication do engineers use to interact with suppliers?
  • What are the insights for engineering product buys?
  • Newly provided ECIA questions regarding cross referencing (new projects & redesigns) 

Join EETech and ECIA for this engaging discussion!


Save the Date! ECIA Executive Conference  

October 22 - 24, 2023 | Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel

Mark your calendars! The ECIA Executive Conference is a senior management level conference for the electronics industry's leading companies - representing the entire supply chain. We look forward to hosting an in-person event at the Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel. Sponsorship and registration coming soon. 

Questions? Contact [email protected]

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. 

Reports include: 

  • Component Lead Time Report – December 2022
  • North America Weekly IP&E Components Index – Week 1

Visit the stats and insights page for information on these reports.  

EDS Update

EDS 2023 registration for Reps and Distributors is now open! If you have attended EDS in the past, please check your email for the instructions sent from [email protected]. If your company will be attending EDS for the first time, please contact EDS Management to be approved. 

Check out the EDS website for more information about the industry’s premier event! Beginning in February, EDS registrants may access the very popular Who’s Here page to search companies registered for EDS 2023. The list is updated weekly. 

Start making your EDS 2023 plans now!

EDS participants should only register through the official show site and email info@​edssummit.​com with questions.

Member of the Week 


We are pleased to announce Relay Specialties as ECIA’s Member of the Week. Relay Specialties is a distributor of industrial electronic components specializing in relays, switches, circuit breakers, terminal blocks, timers, sensors, controls and thousands of other electromechanical components. They pride themselves by offering technical expertise and off the shelf delivery.

Relay Specialties has been an ECIA Member for 7 years. ECIA appreciates the years of support.


Contact Info:

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