IPC Designers Council — an international society for individuals interested in design

The Designers Council mission is to facilitate orderly exchange of design concepts concerning printed boards and related technologies — through communication that connects the design community. IPC offers technical education events for designers on site and online: conferences, workshops, webinars, and professional certification. There are no fees associated with Designers Council Enrollment.


  • Benefits are specific to design-related events, programs, and communication
  • Access to technical support — Designers Council Forum electronic bulletin board
  • Networking and technical education — your local Designers Council Chapter
  • Participation in Standards Development
  • Designers Council is for individuals. (IPC membership is for organizations.)
  • Designer’s Council participants cannot access the IPC Members-only site, unless they work at an IPC-member facility.

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