About Alexandra Sorton

Alexandra joined Publitek after working on pan-European PR and media planning for a variety of electronics companies spanning distributors to test and measurement equipment manufacturers. Alexandra has two Masters’ degrees, including one in Creative Writing from The University of Chichester, so she knows how to craft a compelling PR story.

Media Moves November

This month, electronics PR agencies and technical publications have said goodbye to Phil Ling as he makes the next step in his career to become technical marketing manager for Cambridge Technology Consultants.  Stepping in as his replacement is Joe Bush, who joins the Electronics Specifier team as the new editor of Electronic Specifier Design.  Joe has been the editor Read more...

By |2016-10-24T10:54:00+00:00November 16th, 2015|

UPDATE: Frank Riemenschneider takes over at DESIGN & ELEKTRONIK (Germany)

Frank Riemenschneider takes over as editor in chief at Design & Elektronik From 1 September, Frank Riemenschneider will be taking up a new role as the editor in chief of DESIGN & ELEKTRONIK. Riemenschneider was previously the semiconductor editor at Elektronik, filling his old role will be an assortment of existing editors at Elektronik: Joachim Read more...

By |2016-10-24T10:54:02+00:00August 25th, 2015|

elektronik informationen gets a new look (Germany)

Matthias Laasch, editor in chief of elektronik informationen The German electronics trade magazine, elektronik informationen, is being relaunched with a modern, reader-friendly layout in September 2015.  The new format has been designed to help electronics design engineers easily access a bank of highly complex topics at a time when development cycles are shrinking. Editor-in-chief, Dr. Matthias Laasch said, "The Read more...

By |2016-10-24T10:54:03+00:00August 24th, 2015|

L’Embarqué hits over 100,000 page views per month

The B2B electronics French publication L’Embarqué was launched in 2013 by Francois Gauthier and Pierrick Arlot, previously the editors-in-chief of ElectroniqueS and Europelectronics respectively.  L’Embarqué was created to fill a gap in the French electronics trade press for an online outlet and newsletter dedicated to embedded technology. The owners tell us that it has gone from strength Read more...

By |2015-07-26T11:39:45+00:00July 26th, 2015|

BEEAs open for entries (UK)

The British Engineering Excellence Awards (BEEAs), now in their seventh year, are open for entries.  This year the awards will be held at The Hurlingham Club, London on Thursday 29th October 2015. During the past six years the BEEAs have seen a variety of winning entries ranging in size from chip designs to pipe laying systems, all Read more...

By |2016-10-24T10:54:04+00:00July 13th, 2015|

UBM adds to Asian portfolio

UBM has bought the remaining 60.1% of eMedia Asia Limited off Global Sources Ltd, and are now the sole owners.  This acquisition will add the China International Optoelectronic Expo (CIOE) to UBMs portfolio of events in China, and complements UBMs existing offerings in Asia for the electronics community. CIOE is due to take place between Read more...

By |2016-10-24T10:54:05+00:00July 3rd, 2015|

Electronics conferences call for papers (Germany)

As summer approaches, so do the call for paper deadlines for the next round of conferences. Don't don your sunhat and bathing costume too early - there's still work to do! Here's a quick guide to some of the upcoming conferences in Germany and the deadlines for submissions: Wireless Congress - 17th - 18th November Read more...

By |2016-10-24T10:54:06+00:00June 16th, 2015|

Chris DeMartino joins RF & Microwave team (US)

Chris DeMartino joins the team at RF & Microwave Microwaves & RF has appointed Chris DeMartino as its new technical editor. Chris has worked in the RF/microwave industry since 2004, most recently as an RF engineer at Jersey Microwave.  He has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the State University of New York at Read more...

By |2018-07-12T08:58:56+00:00May 15th, 2015|

ARM TechCon 2015 call for proposals

ARM TechCon 2014 - Registration & Attendees The ARM TechCon 2015 has sent out the call for technical paper and panel proposals. The conference will be held over three days at the Santa Clara Convention Centre starting on November 10.  As with previous years, the event will focus on bringing together the hardware and Read more...

By |2016-10-24T10:54:07+00:00May 12th, 2015|

Sebastian Gerstl joins Elektronik Praxis (Germany)

Sebastian Gerstl takes over from Holger Heller on Elektronik Praxis Sebastian Gerstl has replaced Holger Heller at Elektronik Praxis as the editor responsible for covering semiconductor, FPGA and microcontroller news.  Prior to joining Elektronik Praxis, Sebastian worked for more than four years at CHIP, one of Germany's oldest computer magazines, as both an online and Read more...

By |2016-10-24T10:54:08+00:00May 6th, 2015|