Tech Forecasters Announces Quarterly Forum Agenda PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 27 March 2008 11:18
ALAMEDA, CA Technology Forecasters announced the agenda for its Quarterly Forum to be held in Tempe, AZ, April 23 and 24.
Agenda highlights include electronic manufacturing in Vietnam; five-year outsourcing forecast; industry executive panel discussion; the changing landscape of outsourcing, and profitable environmental strategies.
The gathering provides electronics industry executives from member companies with industry market data and forecasts, and the opportunity to discuss trends and issues with TFI consultants and industry peers.
Jabil, SAP America and Avnet Inc. are sponsoring the day-and-a-half event, which includes panel discussions and breakout working sessions.
For more information, contact Diane Krandel at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2008 11:19


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