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IPC honors Robert Cooke with IPC President's Award.

Robert Cooke, NASA Johnson Space Center was honored with IPC President’s Award at IPC APEX EXPO 2018 for his contributions of time, talent and leadership in IPC and electronic industry. Cooke joined Task group in 2003 and became the General Chair for 7-30, 7-31M Fiber Optic Cable Acceptability Task Group, the 7-31H IPC-HDBK-620 Handbook Task Group and the 7-31K Wire Harness Design Task Group.

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IPC appoints Chris Mitchell as vice president of Global Government Relations.

IPC - Association Connecting Electronics Industries® announces its new vice president of Global Government Relations Chris Mitchell. Mitchell will start his tenure from March 5, 2018 at IPC’s Washington, D.C office and will be working for development and implementation of organization’s advocacy efforts and public policy agenda. He previously served as director at Prime Policy Group and he...

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IPC announces corporate recognition award winners.

IPC honors Rockwell Collins with Stan Plzak Corporate Recognition Award and Northrop Grumman Corporation with Peter Sarmanian Corporate Recognition Award during luncheon at IPC APEX EXPO 2018. The Peter Sarmanian will be given to IPC-member company in printed board industry whereas the Stan Plzak is given to IPC-member company in the electronics assembly industry.

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IPC Honored Dave Hillman with Raymond E. Pritchard Hall of Fame Award.

Dave Hillman, Rockwell Collins was honored with IPC Raymond E. Pritchard Hall of Fame Award at IPC APEX EXPO on Tuesday, February 27 at the San Diego Convention Center. This award will be given to individual who serves for the advancement to IPC and electronic industry. Hillman works as metallurgical engineer in Advanced Operations Engineering Department at Rockwell Collins and as consultant to...

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National Electrical Manufactures Association co-sponsors congressional briefing.

National Electrical Manufactures Association, GridWise Alliance & Congressional Grid Innovation Caucus conducts Electroindustry briefs Congress that focuses on the importance of modern electrical systems for American infrastructure. Bob Latta (R-Ohio) and Jerry McNerney (D-California) will be highlighting on significance of emerging technologies. The discussions will be on the innovations such as...

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IPC had elected its board officers and members.

IPC’s Nominating and Governance Committee elected its new board officers and members during IPC APEX EXPO 2018 at the San Diego Convention Center. The newly elected officers are Mikel Williams as CEO and Board Chair, Targus Inc., Shane Whiteside as President and CEO, Summit Interconnect and Bob Neves as Chair and Chief Technology Officer, Microtek Laboratories and board members are Rick Bromm...

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NFPA's Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge 2017-18 will be held in April.

Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge Final Competition Event is being conducted on April 12-13 at Danfoss in Ames, Iowa. On April 12 teams will present and demonstrates safe function of vehicles Final competition will take place on April 13 and includes three judged races such as Sprint Race, Challenge Race and Endurance Challenge Race. The event will also consist of nightly networking events, final...

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PTDA gets five new company members.

The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) had welcomed its new members, which includes two distributor companies and three manufacturing companies. ERIKS North America (eriksna.com) and Transmission Equipment International Inc. are the distributor members whereas Bega Special Tools (begaspecialtools.com), Luff Industries Ltd. (luffindustries.com) and Oil States Industries, Inc....

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