AMSYS and SiliconExpert LIVE: We Address Your Immediate Concerns About Electronic Component Supply


The following is a recording of the webinar that ran on:
Date: Monday, May 23, 2022
Time: 10:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

We are two years into Covid disruptions, supply chain upheavals, and now an Eastern European War that affects key raw materials in semiconductor production. How does a company keep its product manufacturing moving forward? The answer isn’t simple but having up-to-the-minute information on ever-evolving situations is critical.

Obsolescence management experts Bjoern Bartels and Oliver Hoffman will discuss what you need to know to keep production lines humming in these challenging times.

Bjoern and Oliver always have plenty to talk about. But, for this session, they are going to be basing their conversation on your direct feedback on our social media polls. In addition, for the best chance of getting your specific question answered send it to [email protected].


Bjoern Bjoern Bartels
Managing Director

Bjoern has a master’s degree in International Business and a German diploma in Industrial Engineering. He is working in the field of consultancy by supporting his global customers with Obsolescence Management core competencies and tactics already for many years. Bjoern successfully developed, implemented and managed reactive, proactive and strategic obsolescence management within a variety of companies.

Bjoern is the official business partner of the COGD (Component Obsolescence Group Deutschland e.V.), ‘Endorsed Trainer’ of the IIOM (International Institute of Obsolescence Management), German Spokesman for Standards Revisionfor reliability topics of the IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission), head of working groups at VDI (Association of German Engineers), co-author of VDMA (Mechanical Engineering Industry Association) Standards, partner of the Institute of Process Excellence, co-author of the specialist publication ‘Strategies to the Prediction, Mitigation and Management of Product Obsolescence’.
Oliver Oliver Hoffmann
EMEA Director

As a Computer Scientist Oliver Hoffmann has spent his career his both Consulting and Sales roles in innovative companies. Having built a strong curiosity for Digital Business and collected years of experience in Obsolescence Management throughout Europe, he is now leading the EMEA organization at SiliconExpert. His passion is sharing knowledge and insights into solving problems by applying data-driven decision-making. With the growing team of SiliconExpert, Oliver Hoffmann is sharing inspirations and fascinations with Small-to-Medium businesses as well as global Corporations.