WHO IS IPC?

The Global Association for Electronics Manufacturing.

IPC is the global association that helps OEMs, EMS, PCB manufacturers, cable and wire harness manufacturers and electronics industry suppliers build electronics better. IPC members strengthen their bottom line and build more reliable, high-quality products through proven standards, certification, education and training, thought leadership, advocacy, innovative solutions and industry intelligence.

Certifications
IPC offers globally recognized certification programs built around IPC standards through an international network of licensed training centers.
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IPC Standards
More than 300 standards covering the electronics manufacturing supply chain
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Engineer Assembly Training
Effective, Efficient and Engaging
Get engineers new to the industry up to speed quickly and effectively
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Factory of the Future 

IPC exists to help its member-companies to collaborate, modernize, and transform. As the hub of knowledge in the electronics manufacturing industry, we empower our members to make informed decisions and achieve their business goals. IPCs Chief Technologist, Matt Kelly is leading the efforts for Factory of the Future providing insights on this new solution to transform the electronics manufacturing industry ... LEARN MORE

92% of organizations agreed with the following statement: "Because we use IPC standards our customers believe we can consistently deliver quality built assemblies/products."
TechValidate survey of 316 users of IPC standards
Source
TechValidate. TVID: 16E-7A2-593

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Industry Intelligence
Monthly Economic Report
IPC's monthly economic reports provide a data snapshot on the economy, industrial production, capacity utilization, PCB demand, and industry employment.
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Education and Development
PCB Design Curriculum
IPC has developed a series of online, instructor-led courses from schematic capture to advanced packaging and more, all taught by IPC-certified industry experts.
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Art of the Possible Podcast
From the factory floor to the executive suite, IPC President and CEO John W. Mitchell's the “Art of the Possible” podcast covers all manner of industry challenges and opportunities to better equip you with tools and ideas for success.
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IPC President's Message Spotlight
John W. Mitchell, IPC president and CEO, announces IPC’s new subsidiary, IPC Electronics Europe GmbH, along with IPC's plans to help drive new standards, education, advocacy and solutions vital to transforming Europe’s factories of the future.
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Your Source for Industry Intelligence
Economic analysis, statistical programs and original research
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Become an IPC Member
Ensure quality, reliability and consistency in your products
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Electronics Workforce Training
Deliver consistent training across your organization.
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