2020 Double Summits Open with Global CEO Summit and WEAA

Article By : Brian Santo

On Semi CEO Keith Jackson was bestowed with this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2020 Double Summits. The Executive of the Year alward went to Vincent Roche, CEO of ADI…

The Aspencore Double Summits include the Global High-Tech Executive Forum-Global CEO Summit and the Global Distribution and Supply Chain Leaders Summit. They are held on consecutive days, both at the Sheraton Shenzhen Futian Hotel. The CEO Summit is capped by the World Electronics Achievement Awards (WEAA) Ceremony, while the Distribution Summit concludes with the Global Electronic Component Distributor Awards.

Keith Jackson, the CEO of On Semiconductor who recently announced his retirement, was bestowed with this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2020 Aspencore Double Summits. The Executive of the Year award went to Vincent Roche, president and CEO of Analog Devices, months after he managed the $21 billion purchase of Maxim Integrated, one of the biggest deals in semiconductor history.

Unveiling 2020 WEAA winner list
The results from the World Electronics Achievement Awards Ceremony were revealed the evening of November 5.

The World Electronics Achievement Awards (WEAA) honor companies and individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the innovation and the development of electronics industry worldwide. WEAA are praised by many and represent one’s leadership and excellent performance within the electronics industry. The full list of award winners follows:

“This year we welcomed the third Double Summits, joined with CEOs and decision makers from China, North America and Europe,” said Yorbe Zhang, Head of Asia Pacific of Aspencore, “The outbreak of COVID-19 has brought significant impact to the global electronics industry. This year’s Double Summits fully explores the development trend of the global electronics industry and the challenges and opportunities of China’s electronics industry.

“On behalf of the organizer, Aspencore, I would like to express my most sincere thanks to the speakers and guests, sponsors and all offline and online audiences attending the summits. At the same time, I’d like to take this opportunity to congratulate the winners of the World Electronics Achievement Award, and wish you all greater achievements in the future, and achieve greater success in electronics industry! “

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