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Supply Chain Experts Span Barcoding’s Executive Forum 7 Speaker Lineup
EBN Newswire  
9/14/2017   Post a comment
Leaders in supply chain management and mobile technology will share insights during systems integrator’s seventh annual conference on Oct. 12
THOMASNET.com & ISM Open Nominations for “30 Under 30 Rising Supply Chain Stars” Global Recognition Program
EBN Newswire  
9/12/2017   (1) comment
Fourth Annual Program Honors Millennials Driving the Supply Management Industry Forward
Second Speaker for Minneapolis Regional Event Speakers Discusses Latest About What IoT Means for Component Industry
EBN Newswire  
9/12/2017   Post a comment
ECIA is pleased to announce the final speaker for the Minneapolis area 2017 Regional Series, which
ECIA Executive Conference Program Theme: "Not the Same Old Shift"
EBN Newswire  
8/24/2017   Post a comment
The ECIA Executive Conference planning committee is pleased to announce that registration is now open for its flagship event at the Lowes Chicago-O'hare Hotel on October 22-24, 2017.
Is Chicago the Procurement Capital of the World?
EBN Newswire  
8/17/2017   Post a comment
Big Ideas Summit Expands to Chicago Top CPOs Come Together at Digital Think Tank Sept. 28
Industrial Internet Consortium & Edge Computing Consortium Sign MoU
EBN Newswire  
8/3/2017   Post a comment
The Industrial Internet Consortium and the Edge Computing Consortium signed a memorandum of understanding to partner on shared interests of advancing the industrial Internet and edge computing.
18 Women Helping Pave the Way in High-Tech Manufacturing
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
6/21/2017   Post a comment
The Manufacturing Institute launched its STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Production) Ahead initiative. As part of the program, the group has recognized women for excellence in manufacturing. This year, 18 of these 130 leaders were leading the charge on the high-technology manufacturing front.
Smart Machine Age Shifts the Future Workforce
Puga Sankara  
6/16/2017   Post a comment
A recent panel tackled the question of how disruptive technology will change the work force.
Avnet Opens Registration for Visible Things Industrial IoT SpeedWay Design Workshop Series
EBN Newswire  
6/14/2017   (1) comment
Avnet announced that registration is now open for a series of interactive SpeedWay Design Workshops for designers of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications using Avnet’s SK002 Visible Things IIoT Starter Kit.
Greening Global Shopping Cart Webinar Launches to Help Companies Meet Climate Targets
EBN Newswire  
6/9/2017   (1) comment
New series will offer supply chain solutions for companies looking to eliminate emissions in the supply chain
NeoGrid Founder Miguel Abuhab Set to Speak at the 2017 TOCICO International Conference
EBN Newswire  
6/9/2017   Post a comment
NeoGrid founder will present, “How to Prioritize the Shipment of Goods to Avoid Out-of-Stock” at 15th annual international conference in Berlin
8 Supply Chain Disruptors & What to Do About Them
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
6/5/2017   Post a comment
Pepsico exec traces the technologies that are shaping the way that consumers are getting their products and talks about why these technologies are the future of the consumer supply chain.
ABB Taps IBM Watson to Connect Islands of Automation
Gary Hilson  
5/18/2017   Post a comment
Cognitive insights and machine learning are depending on good data and the people that configure them to solve problems on the factory floor.
M’soft Gives Deeper Look into HoloLens
Rick Merritt  
5/2/2017   (1) comment
At the Embedded Vision Summit, a computer vision specialist from Microsoft offered a deep dive into challenges and opportunities of its HoloLens.
Europe’s GDPR Hits Global IoT Supply Chain
Pablo Valerio  
5/2/2017   (2) comments
GDPR, hailed by some as the most important change in data privacy regulation in 20 years, will affect all products and services that collect user data.
Managing the Complexity Paradigm Within Supply Chain
Abe Eshkenazi  
4/17/2017   Post a comment
What can supply chain executives do to find the right balance and manage complexity before it becomes overwhelming?
16 High-Tech Companies Setting the Standard for Business Ethics
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
4/11/2017   (3) comments
The Ethisphere 2017 World’s Most Ethical Company points to some high tech and technology leaders that are defining best practices in terms of corporate responsibility and ethics.
The Next-Gen of Digital Displays: Holographic Optical Elements
Seth Coe-Sullivan  
4/11/2017   Post a comment
Although holographic optical elements technology has existed for decades, scientists and engineers are turning once futuristic concepts into tangible opportunities for manufacturers and government agencies.
Talking to a Rising Supply Chain Star: Gerardo Cabrera, Flex
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
4/4/2017   (1) comment
EBN talked to Gerardo Cabrera, a global commodity manager at Flex in Guadalajara, Mexico, about what made this millenial professional go into supply chain work.
Assessing Cybersecurity Programs: Maturity, Scope, & Verification
Pamela Passman  
3/28/2017   Post a comment
Organizations need to understand the importance of having mature cybersecurity programs through assessments and verification of the controls in place to protect corporate systems and assets.
Putting IoM Innovation to Work at APEX
Philip Stoten  
3/21/2017   Post a comment
The world’s electronics manufacturing industry gathered in San Diego, Calif., to share the latest trends in IoM and operation innovation.
8 Cool Startups Advancing Manufacturing Automation
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
3/15/2017   Post a comment
These eight companies are set to transform the manufacturing sector with automation technology.
7 Things About Amazon the Retail Supply Chain Needs to Know
Puga Sankara  
3/10/2017   (1) comment
The recent Retail Supply Chain Conference 2017 netted some interesting insights, particularly around how Amazon is shifting how the retail supply chain works.
IPC Issues Call for Participation for IPC APEX EXPO 2018
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3/8/2017   Post a comment
IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries invites engineers, researchers, academics, technical experts and industry leaders to submit abstracts for IPC APEX EXPO 2018 to be held at the San Diego Convention Center.
IoT Transitions Supply Chain from Survive to Thrive
Ian Jindal  
3/7/2017   Post a comment
IoT is bringing a myriad of advancements that will improve the efficiency of any global electronics supply chain.
Experts Map the Integrated Supply Chain Journey
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
3/6/2017   Post a comment
Supply chain leaders from NCR, Western Digital and Inspirage share the secret to moving to a more mature supply chain model.
Ultrasound: Can Chirp Usurp UI?
Junko Yoshida  
3/1/2017   Post a comment
Now that motion, touch, and voice are old hat, “touchless” looms large and lucrative as the next user interface (UI) of choice for consumer devices.
Ten Key Takeaways from CES 2017
Joanne Moretti  
2/15/2017   Post a comment
A few days at CES gives some important perspectives on where technology and innovation are heading. This slideshow offers a glimpse at the highlights.
Security Experts Cite IoT Risks
Rick Merritt  
2/14/2017   Post a comment
Fingerprints found on critical infrastructure.
Travel Order Stifles Startup Founder
Rick Merritt  
2/13/2017   (1) comment
The founder of startup Kandou Bus was among unintended victims of President Trump's travel restrictions that prevented him from receiving an award in person.
ECIA Executive Conference Committee Gets to Work
EBN Newswire  
2/13/2017   Post a comment
ECIA announces 2017 ECIA Executive Conference committee.
Virtual Reality Market To Grow When Hardware & Content Cost Less
Pablo Valerio  
2/7/2017   Post a comment
What will the tipping point be for mass adoption of virtual and augmented reality? This year's Mobile World Congress has some clues.
Cross-Organizational Data Sharing in the Auto Supply Chain Reduces Defects
David Park  
2/6/2017   (2) comments
The ability to share and connect data backwards and forwards throughout the supply chain is now seen as a key capability to address the challenge of semiconductor defects.
2016 Breaks Records for North American Robot Orders & Shipments
Latest Research  
1/31/2017   (1) comment
Orders surged 61 percent in assembly applications while food & consumer goods orders increased 32 percent
Talk on Supply Chain Transformation at General Dynamics Added to ECIA Regional Series Program in Phoenix
EBN Newswire  
1/27/2017   (1) comment
Scotty Miller of General Dynamics will round out the program at the Phoenix Regional Series Event in Scottsdale, AZ.
Association for Advancing Automation (A3) Announces Launch Pad Competition for Startups
EBN Newswire  
1/24/2017   Post a comment
Entrepreneurs Vie for Cash Award and Spotlight at Automate 2017
Additive 3D Printing Creates Another Supply Chain Tier
Gary Hilson  
1/24/2017   Post a comment
3D printing has captured the imagination of consumers, but it’s also poised to fundamentally change the behavior of supply chains.
Your A List for CES 2017
Junko Yoshida  
12/15/2016   Post a comment
Ask any market researcher or industry analyst about what to watch for at the CES next month in Las Vegas and the “A” list you’ll almost certainly hear are Artificial Intelligence (AI), Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality and Automotive.
20 Best Tech-Based Toys Promise Big Holiday Hits
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
12/5/2016   Post a comment
This slideshow offers a quick look at how electronics are powering and enabling the coolest new toys for the holiday season, from drones and robots to STEM teaching toys.
IBM's Watson IoT Aims to Be AI for Connected Devices, Changing Traditional Businesses
Pablo Valerio  
11/28/2016   Post a comment
Nicola Villa, IBM's Europe’s leader of IoT, gave a detailed overview of the new Watson capabilities during the IoT Solutions World Congress (IoTSCW), focusing on how IoT technology is changing traditional businesses, affecting logistics, and using new technologies such as Blockchain to manage trusted sources of IoT data.
Bosch CEO: Hanging on to Lead
R. Colin Johnson  
11/24/2016   Post a comment
The world's largest producer of automotive MEMS devices describes how it plans to hang onto the lead.
ST's Bozotti on 'Back-to-Silicon' Differentiation
Peter Clarke  
11/21/2016   Post a comment
Carlo Bozotti, CEO of STMicroelectronics NV, has presided over a difficult period in the chip company's history as he first put together the ST-Ericsson mobile processors joint venture and then had to engineer ST's exit from what had became an ill-fated project. But now the write-offs, reorganizations and product phase outs are just about behind the company and it is starting to resume growth. EE Times Europe interviewed Bozotti at a bustling Electronica in Munich.
Smart Homes & IoT: What About Bob?
Junko Yoshida  
11/18/2016   Post a comment
At Embedded Technology conference here, NXP executive broached the touchy topic of “smart home delays.”
Google's Mobile VR Still a Wild West
Rick Merritt  
11/11/2016   Post a comment
A test run of Google’s mobile VR system called Daydream shows mobile virtual reality is still a Wild West of dangers and riches being pioneered.
Electronica: CEO Forum Rambles on IoT Security, Safety
Peter Clarke  
11/10/2016   Post a comment
The traditional CEO forum at Electronica continued a theme from two years before: the Internet of Things (IoT) but this time tried to shed some light on how to ensure safety and security.
10 Intriguing Technologies from ARM TechCon
Rich Quinnell  
11/8/2016   Post a comment
ARM TechCon 2016 showcased a wide variety of interesting technologies beyond the chips themselves.
Nano Dimension Explores the Future of 3D Printed Electronics at formnext 2016
EBN Newswire  
11/2/2016   Post a comment
The company will speak and demonstrate its professional 3D printing platform for PCBs and 3D circuitry.
Brian Cornell, Mindy Grossman, Uri Minkoff & Devin Wenig Among Headliners At Shoptalk 2017
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11/2/2016   Post a comment
150+ Speakers - 50% CEOs - Now Confirmed for Second Shoptalk Event f or Critical Industry Dialogue on Digital Transformation of Retail & Ecommerce
Carolinas ERA (CERA) Chapter Perseveres with Golf Tournament Two Days after Hurricane Matthew
EBN Newswire  
10/31/2016   Post a comment
The 13th Annual Dick Paden Memorial Golf Tournament was held in Raleigh,N.C., Monday, Oct. 10, just two days after Hurricane Matthew blew in from the coast.
AVX is Exhibiting at Electronica 2016
EBN Newswire  
10/24/2016   Post a comment
The AVX exhibition, located in Hall B6 at Booth 314, will showcase the company’s advanced passive & interconnect components for automotive, medical, defense, aerospace, industrial, & consumer applications
3D Printing of PCBs at electronica
EBN Newswire  
10/19/2016   Post a comment
The company will present at the PCB & Components Marketplace and exhibit its DragonFly 2020 3D Printer
Autonomy Isn't Just About Cars Anymore
Junko Yoshida  
10/11/2016   Post a comment
Autonomy Paris is an antidote to classic automotive fair, the Paris Auto Show. Autonomy reflects the yearning of those who prefer to live in cities, without the burden of owning cars.
Let's Celebrate Manufacturing Day
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
10/7/2016   Post a comment
Today, around the United States, over 2,500 events have been scheduled to raise awareness about manufacturing and the opportunities for people who want to work there.
Flash has Clearly Won But Can Suppliers Meet Demand?
Jim O'Reilly  
10/6/2016   Post a comment
Solid state storage hasn't taken the place of every hard drive. It's a complex question about why, but there are several driving forces.
Barcelona to Host Second IoT Industrial Solutions World Congress
Pablo Valerio  
10/3/2016   Post a comment
The upcoming IoT Solutions World Congress will offer a platform to discuss the best strategies as we move toward ubiquitous industrial IoT.
7 Ways 3D Printing Adds New Dimensions to EMS & Supply Chain
Akhil Oltikar  
9/21/2016   Post a comment
Here are a few of the ways 3D printing is impacting the electronic supply chain.
Build Your Procurement Career Muscle in Five Minutes a Day
Tania Seary  
9/19/2016   Post a comment
Making time for career development and training is absolutely critical. In order to get ahead, key-skills cannot be lacking.
Give Your Career a Cardio Boost! Procurious Launches Free Career Boot Camp to Help Procurement Professionals Get Ahead
EBN Newswire  
9/7/2016   Post a comment
Build Your Personal Workout Plan: Exclusive podcasts, blogs and discussions begin September 19, 2016
EU Project to Present Latest on Technology and Architecture Development for Brain-Inspired ICs
EBN Newswire  
9/6/2016   Post a comment
NeuRAM3 Workshop Brings Together International Experts on Neuromorphic Electronics At ESSDERC/ESSCIRC 2016 on Sept. 12 in Lausanne, Switzerland
Building a Maker Nation with a 3D Carver in Every School
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
6/20/2016   (1) comment
To get the well trained professionals we need, we need to get kids involved and interested in science, technology and math early. One tech company is taking that mandate seriously.
Barcelona to Host First Industrial 3D Printing Congress
Pablo Valerio  
6/16/2016   Post a comment
Barcelona will be hosting a 3D printing event that will explore the potential of the technology.
Usefulness Trumps Cool in Medical Design Innovation
Rob Spiegel  
6/15/2016   Post a comment
Want to create a medical device that will also find real success? Better find something useful rather than just spectacular.
APICS Announces Enhanced Corporate Offering at Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2016
EBN Newswire  
5/17/2016   Post a comment
The APICS for Business implementation approach is designed to help companies elevate performance and develop talent to achieve supply chain excellence.
EBN@C-Level: Talking with ERA CEO Walter Tobin about Electronics Reps
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
4/19/2016   (1) comment
We sat down with the newly appointed chief executive officer of the Electronic Representatives Association (ERA), Walter Tobin, to get his perspective on the role of reps in our industry.
IoT Security Top of Mind at ESC
Rob Spiegel  
4/15/2016   Post a comment
IoT security was a concerned voiced frequently at the Embedded Systems Conference in Boston this week.
IPC Releases Global Policy Framework, Announces Dates for “IMPACT Washington, D.C. 2016”
EBN Newswire  
2/24/2016   Post a comment
The world’s leading advocate for the electronics industry today released its Global Policy Framework for 2016, and announced the dates of its major U.S. public policy advocacy event of the year, coming up in April.
IoT Networks Expand at MWC
Rick Merritt  
2/24/2016   Post a comment
Ingenu, LoRa and Sigfox announced new partners at the Mobile World Congress as the low-power wide area networks vie with cellular to connect the Internet of Things.
The Electronics Supply Chain Can Thrive in the Circular Economy
Pamela J. Gordon  
2/24/2016   Post a comment
The electronics supply chain has the potential to leverage best practices of the Circular Economy to improve and expand business.
7 Trends You'll See at MWC 2016
Brian Dipert  
2/19/2016   Post a comment
CES is an increasingly common place for cellular industry news, but Mobile World Congress remains the dominant conference for wireless applications. What should you expect to hear announced there? Glad you asked.
MWC to Focus on Making 5G Real
Jessica Lipsky  
2/18/2016   Post a comment
OEMs, telcos and semi companies will continue to pave the yellow brick road toward 5G communications at this year’s Mobile World Congress. While last year featured heavy discussion around standardization, much of the 5G talk at the 2016 conference will center around commercialization.
How To Update Your Systems To Manage Compliance With New REACH Obligations in The Electrotechnical Industry
EBN Newswire  
2/9/2016   (1) comment
Join the free webinar on Tuesday 16 February to understand the impact of REACH on companies and their supply chains in the electrotechnical industry and receive best practice recommendations .
19 Views of ISSCC
Rick Merritt  
2/9/2016   (1) comment
Chips for smart cars, fast wired and wireless links, cool cameras and more appeared at at the International Solid State Circuits Conference.
European Commission Moves to Protect IP in Supply Chains
Craig Moss  
2/2/2016   Post a comment
The European Commission has launched a new initiative to address IP protection in responsible supply chains.
The Importance of Team Dynamics in the Global Supply Chain
Kella Knack  
12/27/2015   (1) comment
Teamwork and a sense of being a team player may be the most important skill in today's global electronics supply chain.
Thread’s Killer App?
Junko Yoshida  
12/21/2015   Post a comment
These Thread devices to be demonstrated at CES can’t actually send commands to each other, unless they speak the same language. So, which application layer will each of those Thread products be using?
VR Ride Pumped Me Up
Rick Merritt  
12/18/2015   Post a comment
A drive, ride and fly through virtual reality courtesy of a new peripheral from startup Virzoom reaffirms that VR world will someday be vast.
Analysts Predict CES 2016 Trends
Jessica Lipsky  
12/11/2015   Post a comment
The 2016 International CES will show evolutionary progress in a range of products from cars and drones to smart homes and wearables with a heightened focus on the impact of connectivity, said analysts.
IPSO Alliance Identifies IoT Innovators with Challenge Finalists
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
12/3/2015   Post a comment
The IPSO Challenge asked inventors and designers to look for new and innovative ways to use IoT technology to solve real-world problems.
Meet The Startups From Wearable World Accelerator
Jessica Lipsky  
11/24/2015   Post a comment
A handful of new wearable and Internet of Things companies were on display at Wearable IoT World Labs’ fall demo day last week. The local accelerator showcased eight companies in the wearable and automotive world in its downtown headquarters.
European Supply Chains: A 2015 Retrospective
Bas Daver  
11/24/2015   Post a comment
Multinationals doing business in Europe will face continued supply chain pressures going into 2016, given increasingly disrupted global economies, the scaling up of omni-channel shopping, new technologies and network structures and evolving regulations.
Is Detroit Dead Meat?
Junko Yoshida  
11/16/2015   Post a comment
Calling Detroit’s auto industry ‘dead meat’ presumes that car OEMs lack the skills to develop software-centric cars. I don’t disagree. But any conclusion that requires an almost blind faith in Google and Apple makes me leery.
A Therapy Session for Insecure IoT
Jessica Lipsky  
11/13/2015   Post a comment
Call the doctor, burgeoning Internet of Things devices are having a crisis! During a panel discussion at ARM TechCon, industry experts discussed the challenges of securing millions of devices.
Vote for Best ARM-Based Product
Janine Love  
10/28/2015   Post a comment
The ARM TechCon Innovation Challenge has announced the finalists, and its your turn to choose the Reader’s Choice Winner.
The Road to Improved SoC Communication Capabilities
Rich Wawrzyniak  
10/14/2015   Post a comment
In this guest blog, Richard Wawrzyniak from Semico looks at some of the latest SoC design challenges.
What's Your Definition of 'Autonomous' Car?
Junko Yoshida  
10/13/2015   Post a comment
Doug Patton, CTO of Denso International America, Inc., said, “My idea of the autonomous car is sleeping in the backseat.” Is that yours too? Join our EE Times Radio panel debate, Oct. 26.
Medtech Event Debuts New Projects
Rick Merritt  
10/12/2015   Post a comment
The annual Body Computing Conference will discuss work on injectable sensors, virtual clinics and crowd-sourced health research, said Leslie Saxon.
10 Wearables That Want to Change the World
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
10/12/2015   (5) comments
Unicef, ARM and frog teamed up to ask electronics designers worldwide to think creatively about how wearable technology could change the way people solve some of the world's biggest problems.
ESC & Kevin Bacon meet New Horizons & Pluto
Max Maxfield  
10/6/2015   Post a comment
What are the odds you know someone who knows someone who designed some of the imaging sensors used on the New Horizons space probe?
3 Trends for The New World of Manufacturing
Rob Spiegel  
10/5/2015   Post a comment
On Manufacturing Day, we take a look at the vast changes and top trends in manufacturing happening now.
Google’s Colt McAnlis Talks Wearables, Networked Pop-Tarts
Janine Love  
9/30/2015   Post a comment
If you are planning to attend this year’s ARM TechCon, you are in for a real treat with keynote speaker Colt McAnlis.
Finding the Value of Mobility in the Supply Chain
Puga Sankara  
9/18/2015   Post a comment
At Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) Supply Chain & Mobility Panel, we started talking about the value of mobility in the supply chain—an important conversation for our industry.
Nokia Networks Leads in Supply Chain Operations Excellence
Susan Fourtané  
8/25/2015   Post a comment
Learning from global leaders' supply chain management increases your chances to get supply chain operations planning right. Nokia Networks shares its journey towards excellence in supply chain operations.
NIWeek: Flying Drones, Instrumented Bikes, Automated Guitars, & More
Martin Rowe  
8/12/2015   Post a comment
NI Week 2015 was a showcase of robotics. Here are some of the sights flying, rolling, and playing around Austin.
Get Top Marks in Continually Developing Supply Chain Competence
Susan Fourtané  
8/12/2015   Post a comment
Continuous education within the supply chain will optimize the supply chain by adding value to the department, developing competence in workers, and inspiring partners to do the same.
5 Technology Tricks to Make Your High-Tech Tradeshow Exhibit Stand Out
Dan Cole  
7/24/2015   Post a comment
Especially in the electronics industry, smart use of technology can make your next tradeshow booth stand out in the crowd.
And the Winner Is... Ace Awards Honor Best in Engineering & Technology
Hailey Lynne McKeefry  
7/22/2015   Post a comment
See the engineers, products, and companies that were celebrated at the 2015 ACE Awards, presented as part of ESC Silicon Valley.
Barcoding Unveils the Voice of the Baltimore Ravens as Executive Forum 5 Keynote
EBN Newswire  
7/13/2015   Post a comment
Scheduled for Oct. 8, systems integrator’s fifth annual conference will feature insights from broadcaster and author Gerry Sandusky




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EBN Dialogue enables you to participate in live chats with notable leaders and luminaries. Open to the entire EBN community of electronics supply chain experts, these conversations see ideas shared, comments made, and questions asked and answered in real time. Listed below are upcoming and archived chats. Stay tuned and join in!
Archived Dialogues
Live Chat 01/15: CPOs Re-Shape Their Business Roles
Increasingly chief procurement officers (CPOs) are re-shaping their organizational role to focus on creating results far beyond cost controls. A new IBM survey explores how.
Live Chat 11/12: Examining the Cyberthreat to Supply Chains
The number of cyberattacks is on the rise and hackers are targeting the supply chain. Drew Smith, founder and CEO of InfoArmor, will be on hand to discuss the reality of today's threat landscape and what to do about it.