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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IPC Welcomes Language in Senate Defense Appropriations Bill Supporting R&D on Lead-Free Electronics

Oct 24, 2021 | The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee this week released their fiscal year 2022 defense appropriations bill, which for the first time included language supporting further research and development (R&D) into the issues surrounding lead-free electronics in mission-critical applications.

Summit Interconnect Earns IPC-1791, Qualified Manufacturers Listing (QML) as Trusted Electronics Fabricator

Oct 18, 2021 | IPC's Validation Services Program has awarded an IPC-1791, Trusted Electronics Fabricator Requirements Qualified Manufacturers Listing (QML) to three of Summit Interconnect's printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturing facilities in Anaheim, Orange and Santa Clara, Calif. Following initial audits by IPC, all three facilities passed stringent Type 2 fabricator requirements, helping to optimize product quality, reliability, and consistency across the entire manufacturing operations, earning the three facilities a spot-on IPC's global network of rigorously vetted, trusted sources.

IPC APEX EXPO 2022 Attendees Can Achieve Digital Transcendence at Show Networking Events

Oct 13, 2021 | IPC APEX EXPO 2022 attendees can meet with electronics industry innovators and connect with peers all in one place at the San Diego Convention Center, January 22–27, 2022.

IPC Skills Challenge Competitions Return to India Region

Oct 13, 2021 | To commemorate IPC India's decade of service to the electronics manufacturing industry, the IPC India team will hold skills challenge competitions and member networking events starting this November across different parts of the country. Winners of regional competitions will gather in Bengaluru and New Delhi in August 2022 to compete in PCB design, hand soldering and wire harness assembly championships.

Second Stop of IPC E-Textiles 2021 Virtual World 'Lands' in Philadelphia on October 27

Oct 11, 2021 | Attendees to get first glimpse into Drexel's Soft Systems Design Kit – SSDK

Disruptive Technologies Expert David Pogue to Keynote IPC APEX EXPO 2022

Oct 07, 2021 | Each year, IPC APEX EXPO features industry's most dynamic, innovative minds to deliver keynote presentations that are both educational and entertaining. IPC APEX EXPO 2022 will feature New York Times Columnist, Emmy-Winning CBS Sunday Morning Contributor & NOVA Host David Pogue. During his keynote on January 25, Pogue will present, "Disruptive Tech: How it Will Affect Your Business and What's Coming by 2026."

IPC and Apple to Develop New Standard for Green Cleaners to be Used in Electronics Manufacturing

Sep 30, 2021 | IPC-1402 reflects industry commitment to advance green electronics and workplace safety

Registration Open for the 2022 WHMA 29th Annual Wire Harness Conference

Sep 30, 2021 | Registration is now open for the 2022 WHMA 29th Annual Wire Harness Conference. Geared to wire harness manufacturers, their suppliers and customers, the event will take place in person, February 15-17, 2022 in Tucson, Arizona at the Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa.

IPC Commends U.S., EU Efforts to Strengthen Supply Chains, Urges Focus on Electronics Manufacturing

Sep 30, 2021 | IPC issued the following statement by its President and CEO, John Mitchell, on today's inaugural meeting of the U.S.-EU Trade and Technology Council.

IPC Rallies Electronics Industry Members to Contact Their Elected Officials About U.S. Tech R&D Bill

Sep 30, 2021 | IPC is calling on the U.S. electronics manufacturing community to contact members of Congress about a bill that would boost investment in federal research and development (R&D) in 10 high-tech fields. We hope your media organization will help us publicize this effort.

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