IPC and JEDEC Conference to address lead-free transition.
Press Release Summary:
January 26, 2009 - IPC and JEDEC will present Transitioning to Lead Free - Strategies for Implementation, a 3-day conference on March 3-5, 2009, in Santa Clara, CA. It will feature a full-day technical conference on March 4, with industry experts covering topics such as supply chain communication for a lead-free world and aerospace response to lead-free solder. On March 3 and 5, half-day workshops will address such lead-free applications as soldering, packaging and assembly, and electronics.
Original Press Release
IPC and JEDEC Help Industry Transition to Lead Free
Press release date: January 14, 2009
IPC (www.IPC.org) is a global trade association based in Bannockburn, Ill., dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its 2,700 member companies which represent all facets of the electronics industry, including design, printed board manufacturing, electronics assembly and test. As a member-driven organization and leading source for industry standards, training, market research and public policy advocacy, IPC supports programs to meet the needs of an estimated $1.5 trillion global electronics industry. IPC maintains additional offices in Taos, N.M.; Arlington, Va.; Garden Grove, Calif.; Stockholm, Sweden; and Shanghai and Shenzhen, China. About JEDEC
JEDEC is the leading developer of standards for the solid-state industry. Almost 3,300 participants, appointed by some 295 companies work together in 50 JEDEC committees to meet the needs of every segment of the industry, manufacturers and consumers alike. The publications and standards that they generate are accepted throughout the world. All JEDEC standards are available online, at no charge. For more information, visit www.jedec.org.