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Semiconductor Shortage Crippling Automotive Manufacturing | Real Talk Ft. David Loftus | Ep 23


Thursday, March 4, 2021

Tune in to Real Talk Ft. David Loftus, the CEO & President of ECIA, (The Electronic Components Industry Association) as we explore the ongoing semiconductor shortage. With over 30 years of experience in the semiconductor field from Asia to the Americas, David breaks down the a massive semiconductor shortage crippling the Automotive & Electronics Manufacturing Industry. Join the conversation for insight to the supply chain cycle from how we got here to what it takes to recover!

ECIA provides resources and opportunities for members to improve their business performance while enhancing the industry’s overall capacity for growth and profitability. From driving critical conversations and process optimization to product authentication and industry advocacy, ECIA is your trusted source for support, insight and action.

Bringing together the talent and experience of a broad array of industry leaders and professionals representing all facets of the electronics components supply chain, ECIA is uniquely positioned to enable individual connection as well as industry-wide collaboration. As the supply chain becomes increasingly more complex, ECIA serves as a vital nexus for refinement and progress.

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