Association News

Association News

ETA International Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary by Highlighting Milestones of 2018

The ETA® International issued more than 200,000 technical certifications in the fields of basic electronics, biomedical technology, fiber optics, communications and industrial electronics. As part of its 40th anniversary, the association appreciates efforts made by staff, members and volunteers for improving pathways for electronics-related vocations. ETA started with basic certification in...

Read More »
Association News

IPC Hosts Two Live Production Lines at IPC APEX EXPO 2019

IPC’s APEX EXPO 2019 show will feature live productions that include HERMES standard (IPC-9852) and IPC’s Connected Factory eXchange (CFX) IoT messaging standards. The show allows the visitors to see and experience achievements made in digital standards development over the past year. The IPC-2591 standard features the application of CFX across multiple technologies such as assembly...

Read More »
Association News

PTDA 2019 Leadership Development Conference Focuses on Enhancing Management Skills of Industry Leaders

The Power Transmission Distributors Association’s 2019 Leadership Development Conference is held at Hyatt Regency Savannah, Savannah, Georgia on March 21-22, 2019. The conference focuses on creating high performing culture through a networking experience (March 21) and an interactive day-long leadership conference (March 22). At the full-day immersive conference Jason Young will teach how to...

Read More »
Association News

U.S. Census Bureau Data Analysis for November Shows Decrease in Price of Construction Materials

Associated Builders and Contractor Analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data for November reports a monthly decline. The data shows 1.7 percent decrease in the price of nonresidential construction inputs for the month. According to the analysis there is a 15 percent increase in the prices of natural gases when compared to October month. The prices of materials are 5.3 percent more on the...

Read More »
Association News

IPC Releases Comprehensive Video Library That Provides Fundamental Knowledge for ESD Control

IPC- Association Connecting Electronics Industries offers seventy-seven video training titles that are focused on topics such as hand soldering, electronic assembly inspection, electronic and wire assembly and electrostatic discharge fundamentals. These contents are available through IPC EDGE 2.0 platform that can be accessed via web browser or mobile devices. The videos provide knowledge...

Read More »
Association News

American Supply Association Releases 2018 Election Report

The American Supply Association’s Political Action Committee announces new elected members of upcoming terms in house or senate. The following members are elected Rick Scott, Kevin Cramer, Masha Blackburn, Josh Hawley as Senate members whereas Mike Kelly, Pete Stauber, Bradley Byrne, Mark Amodei and Henry Cuellar as House members. The PAC helps in cultivating long lasting relationships between...

Read More »
Association News

AWC Announces Allyn Ford as Chairman of AWC Board of Directors

The The American Wood Council elects Allyn Ford chairman of Roseburg Forest Products as chairman for board of directors, Neil Sherman (Executive Vice President of Siding at LP Corporation) as First Vice-Chairman and T. Furman Brodie as Second Vice-Chairman. Ricky Stanley (CEO and President for TR Miller Mill) is elected as new member to the AWC board and Eric Cremers and Fred Stimpson were...

Read More »