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IPC Announces Webinar Series for Spring 2012.

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April 2, 2012 - Enabling companies to bring information pertaining to technical challenges facing electronics manufacturing industry to employees, IPC announced its 1 hr long 2012 spring webinars for April, May, and June. Topics are to include chamber profiling (April 4), tin whiskers (April 5), IPC-AJ-820 (April 18), x-ray Inspection (April 19), PoP cleaning (May 8), PCB prototyping (May 10), tax reform (May 23), business outlook (June 6), and PCB depaneling with lasers (June 13).

IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries - Bannockburn, IL

Original Press Release

IPC Announces Spring 2012 Webinar Series

Press release date: March 29, 2012

Tin Whiskers, PoP Cleaning, PCB Prototyping and Business Outlook to be Covered BANNOCKBURN, Ill., USA - Providing convenient and cost-effective staff development, IPC - Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announces its 2012 spring webinars for April, May and June. Each one-hour webinar is focused on technical challenges facing the electronics manufacturing industry, offering companies a great opportunity to bring IPC technical information to a large number of employees at one time. The following webinars will run from 10:00 am to 11:00 am Central time: Chamber Profiling to Meet IPC-9701A Russell Brush, Operations Engineering Specialist, Celestica Wednesday, April 4 Tin Whiskers - A 2012 State of the Industry Assessment Dave Hillman, Metallurgical Engineer, Rockwell Collins Thursday, April 5 FREE What's New? IPC-AJ-820 Kris Roberson, Manager of Assembly Technologies, IPC Wednesday, April 18 Beginner Level Course on X-ray Inspection Bob Klenke, Principal Consultant, ITM Consulting Inc. Thursday, April 19 Is Cleaning Critical to PoP Assemblies? Umut Tosun, Application Technology Manager, ZESTRON America Tuesday, May 8 PCB Prototyping: In-house v. Outsource Josh Brown, Marketing Development Representative, LPKF Laser & Electronics Thursday, May 10 Tax Reform - It's Coming. R&D Credit, Partnerships, C Corps ... What Will the New Rates Look Like? What Credits and Deductions Will Survive? Keith Smith, Director, and John Tanner, Vice Chairman, Prime Policy Group Wednesday, May 23 Business Outlook for the Electronics Industry: Midyear Update Sharon Starr, Director of Market Research, IPC Wednesday, June 6 PCB Depaneling with Lasers: A Comparison of Laser to Traditional Depaneling Methods Josh Brown, Marketing Development Representative, LPKF Laser & Electronics Wednesday, June 13 With the exception of the Tin Whiskers webinar on April 5 which is free, the registration fee of $75 per login for IPC members covers as many employees as can fit comfortably in a company's conference or training room. The registration fee for nonmembers is $100. For more information and to register, visit About IPC IPC ( is a global trade association based in Bannockburn, Ill., dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its 3,100 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 $2.02 trillion global electronics industry. IPC maintains additional offices in Taos, N.M.; Arlington, Va.; Stockholm, Sweden; Moscow, Russia; Bangalore, India; and Shanghai, Shenzhen and Beijing, China.


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