SMT, PCB Electronics Industry News

IPC Establishes European Subsidiary

May 27, 2022

John W. Mitchell, IPC president and CEO commented, “While we have been actively engaged and successful in Europe for more than 30 years, having a legal entity here now enhances our ability to serve the regional electronics industry and our membership in newer and bolder ways with renewed vigor.”                              

“We are very excited about the prospects of actively participating in significant consortiums and working groups in the EU to help drive newer standards, education, and advocacy solutions that will be vital in transforming the continent’s factories of the future,” said Sanjay Huprikar, president of IPC in Europe and South Asia.

IPC has plans in place to expand staff in Europe in addition to Francisco Fourcade who joined IPC in April as electronics standards manager to liaise with the growing number of new standards development committees forming in Europe. The organization will be adding talent to the certification, marketing, and industry intelligence teams over the next 18 months.

For more information on IPC Electronics Europe GmbH and the new office location, contact Philippe Leonard, senior director of operations, at PhilippeLeonard@ipc.org.


IPC (www.IPC.org) is a global industry association based in Bannockburn, Ill., dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its 3,000+ member companies 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, industry intelligence and public policy advocacy, IPC supports programs to meet the needs of an estimated $2 trillion global electronics industry.

Jun 24, 2022 -

North American EMS Industry Up 9.4 Percent in May

Jun 24, 2022 -

IPC APEX EXPO 2023 Call for Participation Deadline Extended

Jun 24, 2022 -

IPC-1402, Standard for Green Cleaners Used in Electronics Manufacturing Now Open for Public Review

Jun 24, 2022 -

Industry Groups Urge U.S. Congress to Fix Weaknesses in Electronics Supply Chain

Jun 16, 2022 -

Registration Open for 4th Annual M-EXPO Wire Processing Technology Expo

Jun 16, 2022 -

Higher Costs Continue to Dominate Electronics Industry Narrative

Jun 02, 2022 -

IPC Issues Call for Participation for IPC E-Textiles 2023

Jun 02, 2022 -

North American EMS Industry up 4.3 Percent in April

Jun 02, 2022 -

North American PCB Industry Sales Up 2.1 Percent in April

Jun 02, 2022 -

AirBorn Inc. Requalifies for IPC/WHMA-A-620 Qualified Manufacturers Listing

1289 more news from Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC) »

Jul 05, 2022 -

Semiconductor Spray Cleaning Machine HJS-9700,Semiconductor Wafer Cleaning Machine HJS-9700

Jul 04, 2022 -

Pneumatic Stencil Cleaner HJS-9000II,dual chamber stencil cleaning machine

Jul 03, 2022 -

Electric Stencil Cleaner HJS-9500, SMT Electric Stencil Cleaner HJS-9500

Jul 01, 2022 -

Screen Cleaning Machine HJS-4600, SMT Screen Cleaning Machine HJS-4600

Jun 30, 2022 -

Electric Fixture Cleaning Machine HJS-6700, SMT pallet cleaning machine, soldering pallet cleaning machine

Jun 29, 2022 -

Waste Water Treatment Machine RWT-1000, SMT Waste Water Treatment Machine RWT-1000

Jun 28, 2022 -

Gen3's Dr Chris Hunt, CTO submits an insightful paper to the journal of Surface Mount Technology

Jun 28, 2022 -

Squeegee Cleaning Machine HJS-3700,SMT Squeegee Cleaning Machine HJS-3700

Jun 27, 2022 -

Solderstar Celebrates 20 Years of Innovation

Jun 27, 2022 -

Nozzle Cleaning Machine HJS-390,SMT Nozzle Cleaning Machine

See electronics manufacturing industry news »

IPC Establishes European Subsidiary news release has been viewed 86 times

Flux-Free Reflow Soldering

IPC Certification Training Schedule