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IDEA’s Recap of 2015 NEECOM Spring Conference


IDEA attended the 2015 New England Electronic Commerce (NEECOM) Spring Conference May 6-7th in Westborough, MA to interact with, and learn from, the members and mentors of the electronic data interchange (EDI) industry. The conference covered multiple topics, from how EDI is impacting the future of healthcare, to EDI supply chain relationships with Asian trading partners.

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2014 Highlights & IDEA by the Numbers

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2014 was a year of progress at IDEA, from an increased focus on the quality and completeness of data in the Industry Data Warehouse (IDW) and an expanding Industry Data Exchange (IDX), to connecting with our customers at the IDEA E-Biz Forum and addressing industry data needs. We’ve compiled a summary of some of this year’s highlights, and we can’t wait to see what’s in store for 2015!

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Technology Trends: 2014 Recap and Predictions for the New Year

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In 2014, the line blurred more than ever between our lives and technology. As we heavily incorporate technology into our lives, both citizens and businesses have made adjustments for the benefits that come with being more technologically advanced. However, 2014 has also shown us that there are downsides to being constantly tethered to an online experience. We’ve condensed this year’s technology trend reports into three larger insights and conclude with our prediction of what to expect in the new year.

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IDEA’s 2012 Year in Review

By Robert E. Gaylord, President & CEO, IDEA In 2012, IDEA developed impactful partnerships, added three new eBusiness applications to increase supply chain efficiency, and collaborated with many companies to increase the marketing content in the Industry Data Warehouse (IDW) by more than tenfold. None of this would be possible without your contributions and support in promoting eBusiness throughout the electrical industry. Congrats on another successful year!

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