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IPC—The Association Connecting Electronics Industries has announced that registration is now open for the IPC APEX EXPO 2018 conference and exhibition, which will be held from February 27 to March 1, 2018, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California, USA. The Meetings and Courses will be held from February 24 to March 1, 2018.
With the theme Succeed at the Velocity of Technology, IPC APEX EXPO 2018 will provide an outstanding amount of the education and insights needed to keep up with an industry that keeps moving forward.
For more information or to register, click here.
Patty Goldman, I-Connect007
Our topic this month is signal integrity, certainly a common one in our industry. Signal integrity is achieved by controlling impedance, so my advice is to do that. There, I’m done. Just kidding…of course I’m not done. But if you are in PCB manufacturing and you think this is just a design problem and doesn’t concern you, please think again.
Dan Beaulieu, D.B. Management Group
With locations all over the world and technology offerings covering all technologies, I wanted to see for myself what this “broker on steroids” was all about—how they got started and how they grew. So I was delighted to have a conversation with Eli Ikan, Fineline Global’s General Manager.
Pete Starkey, I-Connect007
This year’s event had a well-chosen and varied programme featuring presentations on process chemistry and R&D consortia, a discussion of controversial standards proposals and a review of the experiences of commissioning new technology in a start-up factory.