And automotive supplier Robert Bosch has joined the AVX "Solutions for Hope" Project also: http://www.4-traders.com/AVX-CORPORATION-11726/news/AVX-Corporation-Robert-Bosch-GmbH-Becomes-the-First-Company-from-the-Automotive-Sector-to-Join-the-14463195/
Another prominent company that serves almost every stop of fhe electronic food chain is also on the bandwagon. Here's passive component giant AVX's statement: http://www.avx.com/docs/corporate/AVXConflictMinerals.pdf
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.