September 6, 2023, ECIA Newsletter 

Executive Conference Early Registration Discount Ends in TWO DAYS! 


Take Advantage of the Early Registration Discount! 

Space is filling quickly! We expect a sold-out event! Do NOT miss your opportunity to attend the Executive Conference! 

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.

Register today!

Learn more about the conference. 

Has Your Team Participated in PACE Phase II Yet? 

PACE is a basic training for anyone new to the electronic components industry and is available only to members of ECIA. 

Phase II of the PACE e-Learning Modules on Industry Acumen has just been released. Many thanks to all of our dedicated members that volunteered their time to help with educational videos to include in this training program! 

To register your company members for the PACE training program, 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.

Recent reports:

Visit the stats and insights drop down menu on our website for more information. Embeddable BOM Tool for Distributors

Electronic component distributors can now add valuable BOM functionality to their websites using the Embeddable BOM Tool. Let’s learn about this helpful tool, find out how it works, and discover how it can benefit your customers.

What is the Embeddable BOM Tool?

“BOM” is an abbreviation of the term “bill of materials” and refers to a list of the components needed to manufacture a product. Our helpful Embeddable BOM Tool allows users to upload or build a BOM directly on a distributor's website—using that distributor’s pricing and stock data.

Read the full blog post.

Member of the Week


We are pleased to announce Omron Electronic Components as our Member of the Week!

Since its founding, OMRON has continued to contribute to the development of society by solving social issues through Industrial Automation, Device & Module Solutions, Social Systems, Solutions and Service, and Healthcare business.

OMRON has launched its long-term vision "SF2030 (Shaping the Future 2030)" in April 2022. They continue to create social needs with automation that enables people to live and work toward the realization of carbon neutrality, the realization of a digital society, and the extension of healthy life expectancy.

"Omron has long believed that through contributing to society, we can improve lives. We are proud members of ECIA and firmly support our association who continue to work together to contribute to our own industry. Thank you ECIA for the recognition!" states Kris Whitehouse, Vice President of Sales, Americas. 

Omron has been an ECIA member for 27 years. ECIA thanks Kris Whitehouse and Caroline Wells for the years of service to the ECIA Board, councils and committees.

Contact Info:

Electronic Components Industry Association

310 Maxwell Road, Suite 200, Alpharetta, GA 30009