Fort Worth, Texas - August 29, 2012 - TTI, Inc. recognized as the specialist in electronic component distribution, proudly announces its participation as the premier sponsor of the first Counterfeit Parts Avoidance Symposium presented by SAE International. The symposium is scheduled for Friday, November 2, 2012 in Phoenix, AZ.
Recognizing this important time-sensitive issue, SAE International and TTI have partnered to present a powerful, one-day event to address the increasing challenges facing aerospace and defense manufacturers caused by counterfeit parts entering the supply chain.
The symposium will feature a keynote address and panel discussions from top thought leaders within the industry, government and military segments as well as technical sessions focusing on identification, risk assessment, avoidance protocols, test methodologies and compliance.
TTI, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a specialty distributor of passive, interconnect, electromechanical and discrete components. TTI is the distributor of choice for electronic manufacturers worldwide. TTI’s extensive product line includes: resistors, capacitors, connectors, potentiometers, trimmers, magnetic circuit protection, filters, relays, switches, sensors and discrete semiconductor devices. TTI is recognized as the industry’s leader in service and quality and provides a broad array of supply chain services to its customer base. TTI along with its subsidiary Mouser Electronics employs more than 3,500 with over 100 locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. For more information about TTI visit www.ttiinc.com
About SAE International
SAE International is a global association of more than 133,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International’s core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. SAE International’s charitable arm is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World In Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.