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July 20, 2023



ECIA Executive Conference Committee Announces Global Economic Forecast Session
Cliff Waldman’s Global Economic Forecast Session will be on Tuesday

ATLANTAWith expected attendance at record levels, the ECIA Executive Conference Committee urges attendees to make reservations now to ensure a seat at the conference. This year Cliff Waldman’s very popular Global Economic Update, will be on Tuesday morning at 10:00 am.

A highly rated speaker at past ECIA conferences, Cliff Waldman is a rising voice in the D.C. policy research community. Cliff has made appearances at events on Capitol Hill and in major think tanks. He is the host of Manufacturing Talk Radio’s “Cliff Notes on the Global Manufacturing Picture." Cliff has served two years as Chairman of the Board of the National Economists Club. In 2019, he served as co-chair of the National Association for Business Economics (NABE) manufacturing roundtable. In 2018, he was awarded the Certified Business Economist (CBE) designation by NABE. He received his M.A. in economics from Rutgers University.

“October is just around the corner, and our attendance numbers are already exceeding last year’s,” cautioned Stephanie Tierney, ECIA Director Marketing Communications and Member Engagement. “Book your hotel and register before it’s too late and don't miss this engaging session!”

The ECIA Executive Conference is a senior management level conference for the electronics industry’s leading companies, representing the entire component supply chain. The dates for the 2023 Executive Conference are October 22-24 at the Lowe’s Chicago O’Hare Hotel.

Registration is now open. View the conference website.

About ECIA

The Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) is made up of the leading electronic component manufacturers, their manufacturer representatives and authorized distributors. ECIA members share a common goal of promoting and improving the business environment for the authorized sale of electronic components. Comprised of a broad array of leaders and professionals representing all phases of the electronics components supply chain, ECIA is where business optimization, product authentication and industry advocacy come together. ECIA members develop industry guidelines and technical standards, as well as generate critical business intelligence. For more information, visit or call 678-393-9990.