Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Association / Non-Profit, Training Provider, Events Organizer

IPC APEX EXPO 2019: Hear from the Attendees

IPC is a US-based trade association dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its nearly 2,600 member companies which represent all facets of the electronic interconnection industry, including design, printed wiring board manufacturing and electronics assembly. As a member-driven organization and leading source for industry standards, training, market research and public policy advocacy, IPC supports programs to meet the needs of a $26 billion US industry employing more than 250,000 people.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC) Postings

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IPC Market Research

The Electronics Industry’s Source of Data and Insights for Smart Business Decisions. The IPC Technology Market Research Council offers members unique and customized research for the electronics assembly industry. Network with...


IPC Market Research

IPC Standards

IPC standards, the results of industry consensus and collaboration, are respected throughout the whole world. Using IPC standards allows manufacturers, customers and suppliers to speak the same language. ...


IPC Standards

IPC Training & Certification

IPC's Professional Development department sponsors certification programs for acceptability of electronics assemblies; soldering; repair/rework; and acceptability of printed boards. In addition, a wide variety of video and computer based tr...


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Scaling LCA with IPC-175x

Jun 07, 2012 | Jørgen Vos, Industry Members (volunteers)

First published in the 2012 IPC APEX EXPO technical conference proceedings. IPC-175x Intent: To establish a standard data exchange format that will facilitate, improve, and secure data transfer between all members of a supply chain. ...

SMT Stencil Design And Consideration Base on IPC

Mar 23, 2010 | Cuong Tran, Process Engineer

This document discuss how to design SMT stencil base on IPC-7525. Introduction: PCBA (Printed Circuit Board Assembly) is a segment of printed circuit board technology. This segment of printed circuit board industry is concentrated in assemble all the pieces of electronic industry to one piece before output them to market. This segment covers: interconnection technology, package design technology, system integration technology, board and system test technology...

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North American EMS Industry up 1.9 Percent in June

Jul 23, 2021 | IPC Releases EMS Industry Results for June 2021

North American PCB Industry Sales Up 6.3 Percent in June

Jul 22, 2021 | IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for June 2021

North American PCB Industry Sales Up 6.3 Percent in June

Jul 22, 2021 | IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for June 2021

IPC National Hand Soldering Competitions Return to Europe

Jul 19, 2021 | IPC's national hand soldering competitions return to Europe this year with events scheduled in France, Estonia, and Germany. Although the 2021 IPC Hand Soldering World Championship was canceled due to ongoing pandemic concerns, skilled competitors in Europe will participate in national competitions at scheduled live tradeshows.

IPC Renews Partnership with Weiss Engineering to Support Growth in European Electronics Industry

Jul 06, 2021 | IPC and Weiss Engineering have signed a cooperative agreement to deliver industry intelligence to the European electronics community, expanding on a partnership that began in 2020.

Equipment Vendors Demonstrate Their Support for IPC-CFX on Legacy Equipment

Jun 30, 2021 | EMS and OEM companies interested in integrating IPC-CFX on existing assembly lines now have access to a portal listing equipment vendors and their support of IPC-CFX on specific legacy equipment models in the field. This portal currently lists more than 120 models or series for which vendors have indicated they can provide either direct software or add-on hardware support.

North American EMS Industry up 1.9 Percent in May

Jun 28, 2021 | IPC releases EMS industry results for May 2021

North American PCB Industry Sales Up 9.1 Percent in May

Jun 26, 2021 | IPC releases PCB industry results for May 2021

CMMC Needs Fixes if Small- and Medium-Sized Businesses Are to Remain in Defense Industrial Base, Say U.S. Electronics Manufacturers

Jun 24, 2021 | IPC Survey Finds Many May Exit the Defense Market Due to High Costs Associated with Cyber Certification

IPC APEX EXPO Expands Technical Conference Award Categories

Jun 15, 2021 | New awards include NexGen and Student Research contributions, increased honoraria

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