AERI has been integral in the creation of SAE’s AS6081 counterfeit avoidance standard and has been chosen to share about its creation, evolution, and current utilization by a AS6081 certified distributor. The most important conference, specifically geared towards counterfeit electronic components, is the annual SMTACALCE “Symposium on Counterfeit Parts and Materials” Each year, hundreds of attendees, which include subject matter experts, government representatives, prime contractors, and original equipment manufacturers come together to share and learn more about the most alarming issue facing the electronic component industry. Please join us at this essential counterfeit conference June 23-25th. For more easy to understand information on how all of the counterfeit standards work together and why each one is significant, please click here.
Robb Hammond is the President of AERI and the chair of the Aerospace Industry’s Counterfeit Electronic Components Mitigation Standard for independent distributors, AS6081, which has become one of the industry’s most respected documents, as well as being adopted by the Department of Defense. Robb is one of the foremost thought leaders in the industry on counterfeit detection and speaks regularly at conferences around the globe.