To survive and thrive in today’s marketplace, a company needs to be as flexible as it is quick. And to excel, companies must be able to overcome both existing and new market challenges. Covering today’s current marketplace challenges and the strategies to mitigate those challenges, senior-level decision makers from international EMS companies will discuss strategies and initiatives for achieving and sustaining business success at the EMS Executive Management Meeting on January 28 at IPC APEX EXPO 2019.
Attendees will learn the latest on EMS industry trends and issues including: global trade, electronics industry market forecast, technical and legal issues in EMS customer contracts, automation for worker productivity, workforce shortage strategies, supply chain challenges, and more.
Noted industry experts from Lincoln International, IBM, Vishay Intertechnology, Jabil, Arrow Electronics, and more will share how they are addressing industry’s toughest challenges.
“The purpose of the EMS Executive Management meeting is to give executives and senior-level decision makers solutions to some of their most challenging issues,” said Tracy Riggan, senior director, IPC member support. “Presentations focus on business strategies, supply chain issues and industry trends. More importantly, the meeting provides attendees with an exclusive opportunity to network with their peers and discover how other EMS executives are resolving problems.”
To register for the EMS Executive Management meeting, or for more information on all the activities taking place at IPC APEX EXPO, including the technical conference, standards development meetings, professional development courses, and the largest exhibition in North America for printed board design and manufacturing, electronics assembly and test, visit www.ipcapexexpo.org.
IPC (www.IPC.org) is a global industry association based in Bannockburn, Ill., dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its 4,900 member-company sites which represent all facets of the electronics industry, including design, printed board manufacturing, electronics assembly and test. 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 an estimated $2 trillion global electronics industry. IPC maintains additional offices in Taos, N.M.; Washington, D.C.; Atlanta, Ga.; Brussels, Belgium; Stockholm, Sweden; Moscow, Russia; Bangalore and New Delhi, India; Bangkok, Thailand; and Qingdao, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Chengdu, Suzhou and Beijing, China.