August 30, 2023, ECIA Newsletter 

ECIA Executive Conference Opening Reception Reflects Beach Wave Theme

Kick Off the Conference While Making Waves!

Wear your tropical shirts, bring out the leis and have a signature ‘wave’ cocktail!

The opening reception on Sunday October 22nd, will be beach themed, including some fun decor, not to mention a blue wave signature cocktail. The planning committee agreed that after the last few years, it was time to set a different tone for the 2023 Executive Conference. The goal is for attendees to unwind and celebrate the powerful message of the conference. 

The ECIA Executive Conference is a senior management level conference for the electronics industry's leading companies - representing the entire supply chain. 

Read the press release.

Executive Conference Early Registration Discount Ends September 8! 


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Sponsorships close September 1! Don't miss your opportunity to spotlight your company at the conference! Show support for the authorized channel. Sponsorships start at as little as $1,000.  

To see our growing list of sponsors and learn more, check here.

EIA Standards News 

The EIA Standards Committees will meet in two separate meetings this fall. The CE-2 National Connector and Socket Standards 

Committee will meet September 19-20, 2023 at the Comfort Inn & Suites Henderson/Las Vegas and the EIA Passives, Automatic Component Handling and Soldering Technology committees will meet October 18-19, 2023 at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Clearwater North/Dunedin. Call-in options are available for both meetings.  

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 ([email protected]), Vice President of Standards and Technology or Laura Donohoe ([email protected]), Manager of Standards and Technology with any questions.

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:

  • North American Electronic Component Monthly Sales Trends (ECST-MNTH) Report– August 2023 (and Executive Summary)
  • North American Electronic Component Quarterly Sales Trends (ECST-QTLY – Q3 2023
    • Member
  • AFDEC UK & Ireland Monthly Statistics – August 2023
  • America Weekly IP&E Components Index – Week 33

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

Member of the Week


We are pleased to honor Millenium Alliance Group as ECIA’s Member of the Week.

Millennium Alliance was founded in 1993. Their associates include twenty-two account managers and nine field applications engineers, strategically positioned across six states. They are experts at presenting the best available technical solutions to challenging, real world, engineering problems. With eight offices, strategically located, throughout the territory, accounts are visited regularly. 

Millennium Alliance has been an ECIA member for 12 years. ECIA thanks Michael Longano and the rest of the team for the years of service. 

Contact Info:

Electronic Components Industry Association

310 Maxwell Road, Suite 200, Alpharetta, GA 30009