IPC APEX EXPO 2015 is a five-day event like no other in the printed circuit board and electronics manufacturing industry.
IPC Apex Expo 2015 is a one of the premier technology expos in North America covering the printed circuit board and electronics manufacturing industry. It will be held at the San Diego Convention Center between February 22nd and 26th. It is a great opportunity to update yourself on the latest developments in the industry, gain knowledge about various technologies and network with peers. More than 400 companies have registered for the exhibition from 9 sectors, ranging from aerospace to industrial equipment.
The first keynote address (24th February) will be delivered by Robbie Bach, Xbox Visionary and former President of Entertainment & Devices at Microsoft. He will speak on his experiences leading the Xbox team at Microsoft and the lessons he learned about strategy, entrepreneurship and team management. On 25th February, there will be another keynote address by Stanton Friedman- nuclear physicist, UFO researcher and lecturer. He will speak about science and flying saucers.
Conferences and professional development courses expected to draw large number of delegates
If you are want to upgrade your knowledge on electronics manufacturing, IPC Apex Expo 2015 will not disappoint you. A number of conference sessions and professional development courses have been organized at the event, showcasing industry best practices and technical research.
The programs will give you access to subject matter experts, while providing solutions to pressing problems and challenges in technology. The technical conference will contain sessions on 3D assembly, embedded technology, printed electronics, product design and compliance, PCB fabrication and many more. Concurrently, there will be six professional development courses on various technical subjects.
Standard Development Meetings to deliberate on industry standards and guidelines
IPC Apex Expo 2015 will be hosting many Standards Development Meetings. If you think some industry standards or guidelines need to be changed or if you want to learn about the latest developments in standards and guidelines, attend these meetings. Industry standards are always changing and they can affect your costs and work. So this is your opportunity to influence industry standards. Note that the deliberations will be done via task groups, subcommittees and committees and all are invited to attend.
If you are into design, you can look forward to the Design Forum at IPC Apex Expo 2015. It is a full day event and it will be moderated by leading technical designers such as Carl Schattke from Tesla Motors (designing for success), Rainer Taube from Taube Electronic, Germany (component mounting), Tom Hausherr from PCB Libraries (surface mount design) and others. IPC, the organizer is also conducting certifications for designers (Certified Interconnect Designer) at the event.
IPC Apex Expo 2015 will help you learn about new products, network with colleagues from the industry, meet suppliers and engage in training and education. Do not miss this opportunity to visit with other professionals in the world of PCB and electronics manufacturing .