April 3, 2024, ECIA Newsletter 

April Webinar

Claigan Webinar - PFAS Data Reporting for EPA Compliance for the Electronic Components Industry Providing Real-World Guidance

Wednesday | April 24 | 2:00 PM Eastern | Register Today

In October of 2023, the US EPA finalized its regulations for PFAS reporting, outlining the requirements for electronic component manufacturers within the CDX reporting system. Manufacturers and importers are obligated to submit PFAS data dating back to 2011. This webinar will be tailored for specific reporting requirements for electronics components suppliers.


Executive Conference: Hotel, Registration and Sponsorships are OPEN!

The ECIA Executive Conference is a senior management level conference for the electronics industry's leading companies - representing the entire supply chain. The date for the 2024 Executive Conference is October 20-22 at the Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel.

Register today.
Book your hotel. 
Become a sponsor. (Sponsorships are going FAST! Don't miss out!) 
Questions? Email [email protected]  

You're Invited to a Member Reception at EDS!


Attending EDS? Register Today! MEMBERS ONLY!!

You are invited to the ECIA Member Welcome Reception on Monday, May 20th at 4:30 PM.
You can find us at the ECIA booth in the Connections Café!

First, register to attendThen, at EDS, come visit the ECIA booth to pick up your beverage tickets!

Join us for networking with ECIA and other industry leaders!

We are looking forward to seeing you at EDS!
Don't forget to register and pick up your beverage tickets on site at our booth!  

Questions? Email [email protected]

ECIA’s GIPC Welcomes New Committee Member


Ron Reed, Director of Supplier Operations at Avnet (Americas), joins Global Industry Practices Committee.

ECIA is pleased to announce that Ron Reed, Director of Supplier Operations at Avnet (Americas) has joined the Global Industry Practices Committee (GIPC). The GIPC works to identify common global problems and issues, organize Subject Matter Experts to research, provide guidance and drive adoption of measures to increase efficiencies throughout the global authorized channel for electronic components. 

Read the press release. 

ECIA Announces New Booster Club Inductees

Club honors companies with exceptional member engagement the second half of 2023.

Congratulations to our newest ECIA Booster Club Members! ECIA's Booster Club highlights members that have shown exceptional engagement levels in 2023. ECIA measures member engagement with various criteria compiled on a Member Engagement Scorecard. 

ECIA Booster Club members complete 6 out of 7 of the member engagement activities. ECIA is proud to honor these members for their commitment to ECIA and the electronic component industry.

The member engagement scorecard for the Booster Club criteria tallies data on the following:

  • Serving on Board/Councils/Committees
  • Sponsorship/Donations
  • Attended Events/Webinars and/or Participated in PACE
  • ECIA Member Logo on Company Website
  • Multiple Employees with a Profile on the ECIA website
  • Participation on the Inventory Site/ Use of DSS or API
  • Participated in ECIA Stats/Surveys

Read the press release.

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.

Member of the Week

Congratulations to Mouser Electronics, our Member of the Week!
Mouser Electronics, founded in 1964, is a globally authorized distributor of semiconductors and electronic components for over 1,200 industry-leading manufacturer brands. This year marks the company's 60th anniversary. They specialize in the rapid introduction of the newest products and technologies targeting the design engineer and buyer communities.
Mouser has been an ECIA member for 31 years. ECIA thanks Glenn Smith, Pete Shopp, Hayne Shumate, Todd McAtee, Kevin Hess, Regina Denbow and so many other Mouser employees for the years of service and support of ECIA, on various councils and committees. 

Contact Info:

Electronic Components Industry Association

310 Maxwell Road, Suite 200, Alpharetta, GA 30009