August 9, 2023, ECIA Newsletter 



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 2023 Executive Conference event are October 22-24 at the Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel.

The Conference offers personal access to industry experts, ample time to discuss important issues and critical networking opportunities.

Space is filling quickly! Register before it's too late! 

A few more rooms have been added to the room block at the Loews! Book today before it's sold out! 

Thank you, conference sponsors!

ECIA Executive Conference Adds Breakfast Roundtable Session

ECIA’s Executive Conference Committee is pleased to announce Dennis Reed, Edgewater Research will moderate a breakfast roundtable discussion to kick off the Monday schedule at the Conference in Chicago. The dates for the 2023 Executive Conference event are October 22-24 at the Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel. 

Dennis Reed is a Senior Research Analyst in Technology who started covering technology and semiconductors at FTN Midwest Research in 2005. In 2006, he was a founding member of Cleveland Research Company and continued to develop an extensive network of technology industry professionals in the semiconductor, distribution, memory and HDD industries throughout the world.  

Read the full press release.

July Was Record Month of PACE Certificates Earned!

July was a record month of certificates earned for members participating in PACE!

ECIA's PACE (Paul Andrews Continuous Education) training program now has more than 1100 learners actively taking courses in Phase 1 and Phase 2!

ECIA members with profiles on the ECIA website must log in to gain access to the courses. For others, create a profile on the ECIA website first, then access. For more information, please visit

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 available:

Visit the stats and insights drop down menu on our website for more information.

EIA Standards News 

CE-2 Meeting Information

The Fall 2023 CE-2 Meeting will take place September 19-20, 2023 at the Comfort Inn & Suites Henderson/Las Vegas

Fall 2023 Engineering Summit Information

The Fall 2023 Engineering Summit will take place October 18-19, 2023 at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Clearwater North/Dunedin.

Participation in all EIA Standards Committees is open to persons with a material interest in the development of standards for passive electronic components, as well as automatic component handling and soldering technology. If you would like more information about the meeting and call-in or attendance options, please contact Ed Mikoski, Vice President of Standards and Technology or Laura Donohoe, Manager of Standards and Technology with any questions.

Member of the Week


We are pleased to honor TDK as our Member of the Week!

TDK is a comprehensive electronic components manufacturer leading the world in magnetic technology. TDK’s diverse range of electronic components are at work all the time inside the familiar products that you use every day.

Built on a foundation of material sciences mastery, TDK welcomes societal transformation by resolutely remaining at the forefront of technological evolution and deliberately “Attracting Tomorrow.” It was established in 1935 to commercialize ferrite, a key material in electronic and magnetic products.  

The company has been a member of the association for 17 years! ECIA sends many thanks to Tom Wichert, Julie Fajardo and Joel Zaens for service on various ECIA committees/board. 

Contact Info:

Electronic Components Industry Association

310 Maxwell Road, Suite 200, Alpharetta, GA 30009