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IPC News Archives

2013 News Releases

12/19/13 IPC to Hold Conflict Minerals Workshops in Advance of Reporting Deadline
12/19/13 Congressman Schneider Holds Town Meeting at IPC Headquarters
12/4/13 Swarm Robotics Technology Coming to IPC APEX EXPO 2014
11/27/13 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for October 2013
11/21/13 IPC Hand Soldering Competition Winner Crowned at productronica 2013
11/5/13 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for September 2013
11/5/13 IPC Looking for the Best-of-the-Best Hand Soldering Technicians
11/1/13 Is Stress the Root of Tin Whisker Growth?
10/28/13 IPC Conference to "Clean Up" Reliability Problems
10/22/13 Gentlemen, Start Your Engines: "The Physics of NASCAR" to be Featured at IPC APEX EXPO 2014
10/21/13 IPC Committee Members Honored for Contributions to Electronics Industry and IPC
10/15/13 Indium Corporation Receives First IPC J-STD-004 QPL Certification
10/11/13 IPC Examines On-Shoring and Its Impact on North America
10/9/13 EU Moving Ahead with Conflict Minerals Legislation
10/4/13 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for August 2013
10/2/13 IPC Announces India PCB Design and Hand Soldering Winners
10/2/13 Bangkok Events to Focus on Solderability, Assembly and Reliability
10/1/13 IPC and CALCE Present 7th International Symposium on Tin Whiskers
9/30/13 IPC APEX India — Launch of More Than a Premier Conference and Exhibition
9/26/13 IPC Invites Industry Leaders to Submit Poster Abstracts for IPC APEX EXPO 2014 in Las Vegas
9/25/13 Chinese Government Suspends Cyanide-Gold Plating Ban
9/24/13 IPC Hand Soldering Competition to Heat Up productronica
9/17/13 Dr. Peter Diamandis Chosen to Keynote IPC APEX EXPO 2014
9/17/13 Technology, Economics and Electronics to Converge at IPC Technology Market Research Conference (TMRC)
9/16/13 World PCB Market Grew 1.7 Percent in 2012 According to IPC World PCB Production Report
9/12/13 IPC Event Focuses on Real-world Approach to Electronics Reliability
Experts from Intel, Indium and CalTech to address materials technology and testing strategies
9/6/13 IPC Online Store Now Offers 2013 iNEMI Roadmap
Publication complements information in IPC International Roadmap
9/4/13 North American PCB Sales and Orders Trending Upward
IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for July 2013
8/14/13 Understanding Current and Proposed Conflict Minerals Regulations
8/13/13 IPC Technology Market Research Conference Agenda Announced
8/9/13 New Global EMS Business Report from IPC Tracks Business Performance Metrics on Three Continents
8/9/13 IPC Study on North American PCB Industry Forecasts Modest Growth by Year's End
8/1/13 IPC APEX India Contest to Showcase PCB Designers' Skills
8/1/13 New DVD Helps Industry Understand Requirements of Conflict Minerals Regulation
7/31/13 IPC's Revised 2013 PCB Forecast Lowered but Still Positive
IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for June 2013
7/30/13 IPC and JPCA Release Industry's First Design Guidelines for Printed Electronics
7/24/13 IPC APEX India Educational Workshops to Address Design, Assembly and Process Challenges in Electronics Manufacturing
7/19/13 IPC North American EMS Market Report Shows Small Companies are the Industry's Bright Spot
7/18/13 IPC North American PCB Market Report Shows MIL/AERO Sales Growth Still Outpaces Other Vertical Markets
7/17/13 IPC APEX India Technical Conference to Highlight Pathways for Growth in the India Electronics Manufacturing Future
7/17/13 Charting the Course: Top Electronics Execs Plan September Gathering
IPC Management Meetings Offer Forum for Solving Industry Challenges
7/9/13 Call for Participation in the 13th Electronic Circuits World Convention
7/3/13 Gene Marks to Keynote at IPC Technology Market Research Conference
Columnist and Author to Discuss Economic and Political Trends Affecting Business
7/3/13 IPC Issues Call for Awards Nominations
Hundreds of Leaders in Electronics Manufacturing Industry to be Honored
7/1/13 Getting Out the Vote for the IPC APEX EXPO 2014 Opening Keynote
Thousands in the Electronics Industry Invited to Choose their Inspiration
6/28/13 PCB Book-to-Bill Ratio Remains Strong
IPC Releases PCB Industry Results For May 2013
6/21/13 IPC APEX EXPO 2014 … Exhibit Space Going Fast
6/20/13 IPC Announces Agenda for Component Technology Conference
September Event to Target 3-D and Other Interconnection Solutions
6/17/13 How Export Control Reform will Impact Business
IPC Offers ITAR/EAR Webinar Series this July
6/12/13 Slow Growth Ahead for Economy and Electronics Industry, According to IPC
6/07/13 IPC Releases Study on Quality Benchmarks for EMS Industry
5/29/13 PCB Book-to-bill Ratio Reaches 34-Month High
IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for April 2013
5/29/13 New IPC North American EMS Market Report Indicates Continued Growth
Subscription to Monthly Report Now Available
5/20/13 IPC Offers Enhanced PCB Library Documentation with IPC-7351 Land Pattern Standard
5/16/13 SMTA, IPC to Co-locate Fall Events
5/16/13 IPC ESTC Offers New Opportunities for Standards Development
5/15/13 IPC and CALCE Seek Technical Papers for Tin Whiskers Symposium
5/14/13 New Electronics Coalition Eyes Industry-Wide Collaboration,
Invites Stakeholders to Charter Meeting May 21 at IPC ESTC
5/8/13 IPC APEX EXPO Named in Trade Show News Network's Top 250 Trade Show List
5/7/13 Exploring Innovations in Electronics Manufacturing for Medical Devices
IPC conference focuses on every stage of the medical devices supply chain
5/6/13 Embedded Component Technology on the Rise
Joint IPC/FED Event to Address Critical Technology and Business Issues
4/30/13 IPC-6012C-FR and IPC-A-600H-FR Released: New Board Technologies and Processes Bring Significant Changes to Specifications
4/30/13 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for March 2013
4/29/13 Images and Graphics from IPC/WHMA-A-620B Now Available on DVD
4/25/13 Intel Executive Keynotes 2013 IPC Electronic System Technologies Conference
4/23/13 Educating Policy Makers on Top Industry Concerns Focus of IPC Capitol Hill Day 2013
Export controls, tax reform and conflict minerals regulations on the agenda
4/22/13 IPC Issues Call for Participation for 2013 IPC APEX India
4/19/13 New IPC Certification Program Helps Electronics Manufacturers Protect Intellectual Property
4/17/13 Courses at IPC ESTC to Explore Advanced Technology, Reliability and Product Performance
Systems Approach to Product Realization Emphasized
4/16/13 Understanding Environmental and Conflict Minerals Regulations
Get information on developing industry practices at IPC Conflict Minerals Update and It's Not Easy Being Green conferences
4/10/13 IPC-7711/21B French Language Released:
Lead-Free Support and Inspection Guidelines for Repairs and Modifications Updated
4/4/13 Leading Indicators Offer Optimism for North American PCB Sales Despite Disappointing February
4/3/13 IPC Issues Call for Participation for 2014 IPC APEX EXPO
3/29/13 IPC Names Randy Cherry Director of New Validation Business Unit
3/28/13 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for February 2013
3/28/13 Embedded Component Technology Takes Center Stage at IPC/FED Conference
Registration is now open
3/27/13 IPC Technical Program at Inaugural IPC Electronic System Technologies Conference Tackles Entire Electronic Product Lifecycle
Thirteen specialized tracks offer holistic approach to address system challenges
3/26/13 IPC International Technology Roadmap Takes New Directions
Latest version delves into printed electronics and environmental issues
3/19/13 Senior VP of Amkor Technology to Deliver IPC ESTC Keynote on Achieving Exceptional Package Design
3/13/13 New IPC Study Shows Modest Increase in Compensation for North American Electronics Industry Executives
3/12/13 New PCB Market Report from IPC Predicts Growth in 2013
3/8/13 All About Business at IPC APEX EXPO in San Diego
3/7/13 Inaugural IPC ESTC Conference & Exhibition Takes Holistic Approach to Product Development and Success
Registration is now open
3/6/13 IPC Crowns Winner of Hand Soldering World Championship
3/5/13 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for January 2013
3/4/13 Karen McConnell and Linda Woody Receive IPC Presidents Award
Award Presented for their Contributions to IPC and the Electronics Industry
2/27/13 Peter Chiang Joins IPC as New Vice President of IPC China
2/20/13 Volunteers Honored for Contributions to Electronics Industry and IPC
More than 140 Awards Presented at IPC APEX EXPO
2/19/13 IPC Names John Hasselmann as Vice President of Government Relations
2/19/13 IPC Inducts Two Long-Time Volunteers into Hall of Fame
Ray Prasad and Lionel Fullwood Join Illustrious Rank
2/14/13 Technical Papers Take Top Honors at IPC APEX EXPO
Winning Papers to be Presented at Technical Conference
2/12/13 New IPC Guide Spells Out Electronics Manufacturers' Conflict Minerals Due Diligence Obligations
2/12/13 IPC Standards Meetings at IPC APEX EXPO Establish Benchmarks for Electronics Manufacturing Industries
2/8/13 New IPC Commodities Report Predicts Rising Price Trend to Resume in 2013
2/6/13 New IPC Report Examines Opportunities and Risks in the Latin American Electronics Industry
2/4/13 18 Competitors Vie for IPC APEX EXPO Hand Soldering Competition Crown 
IPC Championship Finals Testing the Best in the World
2/4/13 Point, Click & Plan: Interactive Tool Helps IPC APEX EXPO Registrants Find Exhibitors & Create a Customized Show Agenda
1/31/13 IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for December 2012
1/30/13 IPC's Revised BGA Guideline Features Expanded Focus on Mechanical Reliability
1/29/13 IPC Comments on Proposed Revisions to USML Category XI on Military Electronics
Urges State Department to Clarify Enumeration of Printed Boards
1/28/13 Science, Technology and Networking Exemplify IPC APEX EXPO Special Events
1/25/13 New Products at IPC APEX EXPO Offer Innovation and Inspiration
1/22/13 New Course and BUZZ Session at IPC APEX EXPO Help Industry Prepare for Conflict Minerals Compliance
1/17/13 Cleaning and Contamination Testing Center at IPC APEX EXPO Offers Free Mini Seminars
1/15/13 IPC-2221B Tackles New Technologies, Techniques
1/14/13 IPC Rolls Out New Market Research Subscription Services for the Electronics Industry
1/9/13 IPC Conflict Minerals Seminar Proceedings Now Available: Explains SEC Regulation and Provides Compliance Assistance
1/3/13 Free IPC APEX EXPO Educational Sessions Have BUZZ Factor