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Why become an IPC Member?

Because 9/10 IPC members agree: IPC Membership pays for itself *

IPC Membership pays for itself


Member Benefits

Access Technology

  • IPC technical programs are developed by members for members.
  • Globally accepted IPC industry standards streamline communication between suppliers, manufacturers, assemblers and their customers.
  • More than 100 member volunteer committees are developing/updating standards and specifications by building industry consensus.
  • Use the IPC Online Presentation Library to access technical and industry related audio slide presentations.
  • IPC has published more than 2,800 technical papers and 300 standards.
  • Online technical forums help participants get answers quickly.
  • Streamline your access to IPC Standards through a subscription, available only to IPC Members.

Build your Business

  • List your company in the IPC Membership Directory and Products and Services Index.
  • Participate in monthly statistical survey programs and receive complimentary reports.
  • Senior decision makers from member companies are invited to exclusive meetings for top PCB, EMS and OEM executives.
  • Access IPC's market research for effective and timely industry information.
  • Build your workforce's skills through IPC training and certification programs.
  • Exhibit/attend IPC APEX EXPO®
  • Take advantage of online "Members Only" services.
  • Use the IPC member logo to highlight your company's industry leadership.

Cut Your Costs

  • IPC members receive an exclusive $500 discount on Certification Assistant software through Exostar. Certification Assistant assists DoD contractors in meeting and managing Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) requirements. Login to access the promocode.
  • We now offer IPC members exclusive access to health plans you typically only find with larger manufacturing companies. Visit, to learn more about NAM Health Care and to get a quote!
  • Each member site/location receives one complimentary digital copy of each new or revised standard following the month of  release.
    NOTE: Translations, amendments, addendums, incorporations, or supplements are not part of the one complimentary copy of each new standard program.
  • Get member discounts on registration for meetings, technical conferences, workshops tutorials and certification programs.
  • IPC member exhibitors at IPC events receive discounts on exhibit space.
  • Receive a complimentary subscription to IPC's e-newsletter, IPC Global Insight.
  • Members have an open account with IPC: Purchase orders will be accepted, orders shipped and invoiced to IPC member sites.

If you have questions or would like more information about site membership, contact IPC Membership.

*89% of Medium Enterprise, Small Business, Global 500, and S&P 500 electronics industry organizations agreed with the following statement:

“IPC membership pays for itself in cost savings on IPC products and services and the overall benefit to our company and the industry.”

Source: TechValidate survey of 488 users of IPC Validated

Published: Dec. 11, 2017