If you’re in the electronics industry, then you probably heard the buzz about this year’s annual EDS Summit 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Between meetings with our distributors and chats with our sales reps on our 2017 EDS plans, the Pulse Electronics Power Team was excited to share the news of improved performance with everyone.

As Geoffrey Wildman, Global Marketing Manager, states:

“This year Pulse hosted meetings with every Pulse distributor and Sales rep team from North America. Everyone’s response to “Pulse 2.0” progress was very favorable and we’re all glad to see we committed to, and executed on, our 2016 EDS plans for improved performance. We look forward to EDS 2018 and continuing the narrative of improved financial performance, technology expansion, and superior service standards.”

If you’re planning on attending the 2018 EDS Summit, here is some essential information you should know, and get ready for next year’s event!

EDS Summit 2017 Quick Facts


Title: EDS Summit 2017

Dates: May 16 – May 19, 2017

Location: Mirage Hotel, Las Vegas Nevada

Attendance: 4,000+ leading manufacturers in the electronics components community and suppliers, including Pulse Electronics Power, who sell to electronic distributors. With about 600 distributor attendees from 200 companies and 300 manufacturers, the EDS Summit is a premier event for the global electronics industry leaders.

Audience: Hosting some of the most cutting-edge manufacturers, distributors, and representatives in electrical component design, the EDS Summit strives to develop innovative business strategies and rejuvenate business relationships.

General Overview: This month, 400+ influential electrical component innovators from around the world convened in Las Vegas for four days of relationship building, channel partner meetings, and — yes — to talk about some of the hottest products in the electronic industry. This year’s roster entertained a few of our distributors including Arrow, Avnet, Mouser Electronics, Sager, and more.

Of course, it wasn’t all talk and one-on-one meetings. Attendees can also explore the product exhibits, educational programs, and networking opportunities. This major annual electronics-focused event helps facilitate conversations between manufacturers and distributors, review markets and set goals for next year, and so much more.

Mark your calendars — next year May 15-May 18, the event will take place at the Mirage Hotel again.

Pulse Electronics Summit Details

Pulse Electronics Power Team celebrated Pulse 2.0, as the team calls it, the sophomore year attending the EDS Summit. While Pulse Electronics Power was a bronze sponsor, the team was here not to exhibit, but connect with North America distributors. EDS Summit provides the opportunity to meet with everyone in one place. After 25 meetings, Pulse Electronics Power distributors were excited to hear the team hit all the goals set in the 2016 EDS plan and are progressing forward. From new buildings and manufacturing capabilities to a new website and new products, Pulse Electronics Power Team is making tremendous advancements electrical components.

Here is a look at the Pulse Electronics Power video shown during the EDS Summit meetings: 


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