Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas announced the Smart Energy Forum. The online event will cover the latest smart energy technologies. Avnet’s Smart Energy Forum will discuss a range technologies and applications, from those that generate, convert and control energy, to the communications technologies used in applications that monitor and manage energy in consumer and industrial settings. The virtual event will feature sessions presented by Fairchild Semiconductor, Freescale Semiconductor, NXP Semiconductors and STMicroelectronics. The forum takes place on Wednesday, May 16 and registration is free.