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Aaron Caplan
Director of Marketing & Training, PACE Worldwide
Mr. Caplan has been involved in electronics manufacturing technology since the 80's, is an acknowledged expert in Miniature/Microminiature Electronics Repair, and provides technical expertise in ...
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Aidan Turnbull
Director, BOMcheck.net, ENVIRON
Dr Aidan Turnbull is a Partner at ENVIRON and leads the global WEEE, RoHS and EcoDesign Practice and the www.BOMcheck.net substances declarations web database system. ...
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Al Cabral
Regional Sales Manager , Finetech
Al Cabral is Regional Sales Manager for Finetech and Martin rework products. His expertise includes through-hole, surface mount and semiconductor packaging with an emphasis on ...
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Alan Cable
President, ACE Production Technologies
Alan Cable, the principle owner of ACE production technologies Inc. has over 40 years experience in the electronics manufacturing arena. Alan's expertise is high production ...
Andrew Brinks
Electronics Product Technical Specialist, Dow Corning
Andrew Brinks is a silicone specialist at Dow Corning. He specializes in silicone electronic materials including conformal coatings, encapsulants, gels, adhesives, and microelectronics materials. He ...
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Avery Armes
IPC Training Coordinator, Adco Circuits Inc.
Mr. Armes is the Training Coordinator at Adco Circuits Inc. he has 21 years experience in surface mount and through hole assembly, test and inspection, ...
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Bhanu Sood
Laboratory Director, CALCE, University of Maryland
Bhanu Sood is the Laboratory Director at the Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering (CALCE) and actively assists companies and organizations in all aspects of ...
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Bill Coleman
Vice President Technology, Photo Stencil
For over 18 years, Dr. Coleman has been the vice president of technology for Photo Stencil, working closely with customers to understand their printing requirements. ...
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Bill Schreiber
President, Smart Sonic Corporation
Mr. Schreiber developed the original ultrasonic stencil cleaning process in 1989. Obtained the only EPA Verification for specific parameters of Environmental Safety, User Safety and ...
Bill Vuono
Sr. Process Engineer, Raytheon Company
Bill Vuono is currently responsible for cleaning, underfill, adhesives, and coating applications. He has a history with soldering specifications dating back to WS6536 (Navy). Currently ...
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Bjorn Dahle
President, KIC
Bjorn Dahle is the President of KIC. He has 20 years experience in the electronic manufacturing industry with various manufacturing equipment companies covering pick & ...
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Bob Black
President and CEO, Juki Corporation
Mr. Black was the President and Co-Founder of Zevatech in 1977 and introduced first Pick and Place System at Nepcon West 1980. Bob is now ...
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Bob Neves
CEO/CTO, Microtek Laboratories
Bob Neves has spent the last 27 years working for Microtek Labs involved in qualification, conformance and failure analysis of PCB's, PCBA's and the materials ...
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Brandon Judd
Technical Support Engineer, Indium Corporation
Brandon is a Technical Support Engineer supporting Indium's advanced SMT materials, including solder pastes, thermal interface materials, and engineered solders. He specializes in the optimization ...
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Brian Bauer
Business Manager, Heraeus Incorporated
Mr. Bauer has been in the SMT industry since 1982. He has been involved with the development, manufacture and technical support for the full range ...
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Brian O'Leary
Global Account Manager, Indium Corporation
Mr. O'Leary is the Global Account Manager for Indium. He has and extensive global network of contacts in the electronics industry with expertise in SMT ...
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Brian Smith
General Manager - Electronic Assembly Americas, DEK International
Mr. Smith has been supporting customers in the electronics assembly industry since 1994. His expertise is focused on solder paste printing and reducing soldering defects. ...
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Brien Bush
Manufacturing Applications Specialist, Cirtronics Corp.
Mr. Bush has 20 years experience in electronics contract manufacturing. Major areas of expertise include through hole, SMT, wave and selective soldering. ...
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Brook Sandy
Product Support Specialist , Indium Corporation
Brook is Product Support Specialist for PCB Assembly Materials at Indium Corp. With a background in Chemical Engineering and previous experience with conductive adhesive new ...
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Bryan Kerr
Principal Engineer - CMA Lab, BAE Systems
Bryan Kerr has 35 years experience in providing technical support to PEC assembly manufacturing. His experience ranges from analysis of materials and components to troubleshooting ...
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Charlie Pitarys
Inside Sales Technical Manager, Kyzen Corporation
Charlie Pitarys has thirty years of industry experience and has been with Kyzen Corporation for sixteen years. Charlie is a former Marine and a retired ...
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Chris Ellis
Sales Manager, Manncorp
Chris Ellis is a Sales Manager/Engineer for Manncorp with 19+ years experience in the PCB assembly equipment industry. Chris worked as a Manufacturing Engineer for ...
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Chris Palin
European Manager, HumiSeal
Chris Palin is currently managing European sales and support for HumiSeal Conformal Coatings. His expertise is in test & reliability, solder technology, power die attach ...
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Christian Ott
Sales Manager, Seho
Christian Ott knows electronic manufacturing companies around the world and their specific requirements. He has hands on experience with Selective, Reflow and Wave soldering processes. ...
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Christian Vega
Global Sales Manager & Applications Manager, GPD Global
Christian Vega has been in the dispensing industry since 1993. He was immersed in product, applications and also business development. Christian's expertise is applications across ...
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Christopher B Cain
R&D Manager, Agilent Technologies
25 years of experience in research and development of board and IC ATE systems for Hewlett-Packard and Agilent Technologies. Currently leading R&D teams within Agilent ...
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Clive Ashmore
Global Process Manager, Dek Printing Machine
Mr. Ashmore is responsible for the Global Applied Process Engineering group for DEK. Clive specializes in all aspects of manufacturing engineering, with special emphasis on ...
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Daniel (Baer) Feinberg
Vice President, Fein-Line Associates
Mr. Feinberg is a forty-four year industry veteran and a former President of Morton Electronic Materials (Dynachem). Feinberg presently owns Fein-Line Associates, a management consulting ...
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Daniel Sinclair
National Sales Manager, MicroCare Corporation
MicroCare is a world-leader in mission-critical cleaning, coating and lubricating, helping clients in Electronics, Telecommunications, Aerospace, Medical Devices and other industries to lower their cost-per-part-cleaned. ...
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David Bao
Director New Product Development, Metallic Resources, Inc
David Bao has more than fifteen years of experience in developing new solder paste, wave soldering fluxes and other SMT consumables. He currently serves as ...
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David Bergman
VP International Relations, IPC
David W. Bergman is Vice President of International Relations for IPC. He has worked at IPC for more than 30 years responsible for IPC standardization ...
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David Bonito
Sales & Marketing Manager, Technical Manufacturing Corp.
David has been active in all areas of the contract electronics manufacturing industry for over fifteen years. He is currently in charge of all Sales ...
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David Lober
Process Chemist, Kyzen Corporation
Mr. Lober, Process Chemist at Kyzen, holds a B.S. degree in Chemistry from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He is an active researcher into the effects ...
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David Suihkonen
President, R&D Technical Services Inc.
David is President at R&D Technical Services, a vapor phase reflow oven manufacturer. he has 20 plus years experience in the vapor phase reflow industry. ...
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Demetrius Chrysostomou
Director of Technology, PVA TePla
Demetri has been the Director of Technology for PVA TePla America since Oct 2004. Graduating from Trinity College, Ireland with a PhD in Surface Chemistry, ...
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Don Naugler
General Manager, VJ Technologies, Inc.
Don is the General Manager of VJ Technologies, Inc., a leading manufacturer of X-ray Inspection and Rework equipment for the electronics manufacturing industry. He has ...
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Dora Yang
Engineer, PCBCart
Dora is an engineer for PCBCart.com specializing in PCB prototype, fabrication and assembly services with over 10 years experience ...
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Doug Dixon
Global Marketing Director, Henkel Electronics
Mr. Dixon has been in the electronics field for over twenty years and is the Global Marketing Director with the electronics group of Henkel. Prior ...
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Doug Pauls
Principal Materials and Process Engineer, Rockwell Collins
Doug Pauls has a bachelors in Chemistry & Physics, Carthage College, BSEE, Univ of Wisc Madison. He has 9 years working experience for US Navy ...
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Dr. Bill Cardoso
CEO, Creative Electron
Founder and CEO of Creative Electron, the largest US manufacturer of x-ray machines for the electronics industry, Dr. Cardoso has over 20 years of experience ...
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Dr. Craig D. Hillman
CEO & Managing Partner, DfR Solutions
Dr. Hillman's specialties include best practices in Design for Reliability, strategies for transitioning to Pb-free, supplier qualification, passive component technology and printed board failure mechanisms. ...
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Dr. David Bernard
Product Manager, Dage Precision Industries
Mr. Bernard has been the X-ray Systems Product Manager at Dage for over 5 years and have been involved in all aspects of x-ray inspection ...
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Duane B. Mahnke
President , DBMahnke Consulting
Duane Mahnke is a materials expert having developed thin film dielectric and adhesive systems for various packaging, flex and rigid-flex applications. Hi is the chairman ...
Eddie Groves
Director of the Selective Soldering Academy (SSA), Selective Soldering Academy
Eddie Groves has 28 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry, specifically in the soldering of circuit boards. He started his first 11 years with ...
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Edithel Marietti
Senior Manufacturing Engineer, iDirect
Edithel is a chemical engineer with 20 year experience in manufacturing & process development for electronic contract manufacturers in US as well as some major ...
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Edward Zamborsky
Regional Sales Manager, OK International Inc.
Mr. Zamborsky serves as one of OK's technology advisers to the Product Development group. Ed has authored articles and papers on topics such as; Low ...
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EH Lim
Managing Director, Asia Pacific, ECD
EH Lim has been in the PCB Assy industry since 1985, starting at Thomson/Singapore for 5 years before moving to Electrovert Asia Pacifc. Lim was ...
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Emmanuelle Guene
Application Manager, Inventec Performance Chemicals
Emmanuelle Guene began her career as an R&D Technician with Promosol, which later became Inventec Performance Chemicals, France. Upon obtaining her Masters of Chemistry degree ...
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Eric Bastow
Senior Technical Support Engineer, Indium Corporation
Eric is an SMTA-certified process engineer (CSMTPE) and has earned his Six Sigma Green Belt from the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College. He ...
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Eric Camden
Lead Investigator, Foresite, Inc
Eric has been in the electronics industry for over 14 years and manages the C3 technical user group, Failure Analysis project management, Rescue Cleaning Division ...
Fabrice Caillet
Process Engineer, Neopost Industrie
Process engineer since 2002 in electronics assembly, responsible for industrialization of new pcbas, process definition and monitoring, instruction worksheets and change management. ...
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Fern Abrams
Director, Government Relations and Environmental Policy, IPC
Fern Abrams is the Director of Government Relations and Environmental Policy for IPC. She is responsible for advocating member positions in the areas of environment, ...
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Francois Monette
VP Sales & Marketing, Cogiscan
Mr. Monette is one of the co-founders of Cogiscan and leads global sales, business development and marketing. Since 1990, he has held a variety of ...
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Fred Dimock
Manager, Process Technology, BTU International
Mr. Dimock is the manager of Process Technology at BTU International. His extensive experience in thermal processing includes positions at Corning, GE, and Sylvania. He ...
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Fritz Byle
Process Engineer, Astronautics
Fritz's career in electronics manufacturing has included diverse engineering roles including PWB fabrication, thick film print & fire, SMT and wave/selective solder process engineering, and ...
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Garry McGuire
Sr. Engineer, NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center
Garry McGuire is a manufacturing process engineer and Chair of the IPC J-STD-001 and IPC/WHMA A-620 Space Addendum committees. ...
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Gary Freedman
President, Colab Engineering
A thirty year veteran of electronics assembly with major OEMs including Digital Equipment Corp., Compaq and Hewlett-Packard. President of Colab Engineering, LLC; a consulting agency ...
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Gary Goldberg
President and CEO, PROMATION, Inc.
Mr Goldberg has practical experience in production line layout, process flow and cycle rate analysis. He knows how to avoid bottle necks and most related ...
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Georgian Simion
Engineering and Operations Management, Independent Consultant
Georgian Simion is an independent consultant with 20+ years in electronics manufacturing engineering and operations. Contact me at georgiansimion@yahoo.com. ...
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Gerald Gardener
Sales Manager, JBC Tools Inc
With over 10 years experience in design and product development, I offer technical support to our US Sales force and liase with our Europe based ...
Gerard O'Brien
President, S T and S Testing and Analysis
Gerald O'Brien is Chairman of ANSI J-STD 003, and Co Chairman of IPC 4-14 Surface Finish Plating Committee. He is a key member of ANSI ...
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Greg Hueste
Senior Applications Engineer, Speedline Technologies
Greg joined Electrovert in February 1984. Based out of the Electrovert applications laboratory in Camdenton Missouri, Greg has been in the process applications support role ...
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Greg Smith
Technical Field Applications, FCT Assembly/Fineline Stencil
Greg has been in the SMT Stencil industry for 25 years. He supports customers technically with stencil design and root cause analysis to improve yield ...
Greg York
Technical Sales Manager, BLT Circuit Services Ltd
Greg York has twenty two years of service in Electronics industry. York has installed over 350 Lead Free Lines in Europe with Solder and flux ...
Gregory Arslanian
Global Segment Manager, Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.
Mr. Arslanian has been involved in electronics packaging processing and equipment since 1981 including flipchip, TAB, wirebonding and die attach. Current responsiblities include R&D, applications, ...
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Gustavo Arredondo
Technical Manager, Para Tech Coating, Inc.
Gustavo Arredondo is currently Technical Manager for Para Tech Coating, Inc. He has 18+ years in parylene conformal coating and product development. Para Tech strives ...
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Harold Hyman
Consultant, VJ Electronix
Harold Hyman has been involved in metallurgical aspects of the electronics industry since the 1950's, and in semiconductor development and engineering for STL, Ediswan & ...
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Harry Jin
Product Manager, CheckSum LLC
Harr Jin has over 35 years experience in board test as a user, designer, manager and vendor. He has worked for Teradyne and Agilent Technologies ...
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Hartmut Berndt
President, B.E.STAT group
Mr. Burndt has been in Electronics & Semiconductor Technology since 1980 and work in the area of Electrostatic (ESD) and electronic devices. He is President ...
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Jack Crawford
Director - Certification & Assembly Technology, IPC
Mr. Crawford is Director of Certification and Assembly Technology for IPC. He is technical liaison to the IPC committees that maintain critical industry standards and ...
Jack Fisher
Chairman of the IPC Technology Roadmap Committee, Interconnect. Technology Analysis Inc.
Jack Fisher is a retired IBM executive, chairman of the roadmap since 1994, and member of IPC Hall of Fame. ...
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Jade Bridges
European Technical Support Specialist, Electrolube Ltd
Jade Bridges is the European Technical Support Specialist for Electrolube. She is responsible for technical support within Europe, offering assistance to customers with product selection, ...
James Brenner
Marketing VP, Master Bond
Mr. Brenner has over 35 years of experience in developing innovative epoxy adhesives and solving problems to meet the needs of manufacturing companies in the ...
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James DiBurro
President, Round Rock Consulting
Following a successful 20 year career within world class OEMs and EMS providers including Honeywell, Bull Electronics, IBM, Celestica and Plexus, James founded Round Rock ...
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Jeff Ferry
President, Circuit Technology Center, Inc.
Mr. Ferry is President of Circuit Technology Center, a world-leading contractor for the repair and rework of assembled circuit boards founded in 1983. Jeff also ...
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Jerry Karp
President, JSK Associates
Based in. Northern California since 1971. Founded JSK Associates in 1979. Actively involved in soldering, cleaning, chemistries. 30 years experience in EOS/ESD control. ...
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Jerry Liu
Sr. Manager, Obsolescence Management, Cymer, Obsolescence Biz Experts
20+ years in the Semiconductor Capital Equipment industry. Served in various capacities including applications, product marketing, product lifecycle management, business operations, and program management in ...
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Jim Hall
Principal Consultant, ITM Consulting
Jim has a wealth of knowledge in soldering and thermal technology, equipment and process basics and is a pioneer in the science of reflow technology. ...
Jim Williams
Chairman, Polyonics, Inc.
Jim Willimas is a PhD Chemist in Polymers and Materials Science. He specialize in printing, cleaning, inks, and coatings used in electronics manufacturng operations. Williams ...
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Joe Belmonte
Principal Consultant, ITM Consulting
Mr. Belmonte has been a process engineer and process engineering manager in the electronic manufacturing industry for over 25 years, with experience in all aspects ...
John Norton
Eastern Manager, Vitronics Soltec
John Norton started his soldering career in 1983 for Hollis Engineering. He has also worked with Electrovert as a technical training manager and Vitronics Soltec ...
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John Perrotta
VP, Europlacer North America, Europlacer North America
John Perrotta has been directly involved in the SMT Industry since 1995. John was formally educated in Applied Statistics and Manufacturing Engineering. He has 20 ...
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John Sharp
Corporate Product Compliance Manager, TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc.
John has focused on Product Compliance and Environmental & Safety issues throughout his career. He has a B.S. in Chemical Engineering, an M.S. in Chemical ...
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John Vivari
Application Engineering Supervisor, Nordson EFD
Mr. Vivari has more than 15 years of electronic engineering design and assembly experience. His expertise in fluid dispensing and solder paste technology assists others ...
Jurgen Vos
Director of Product Management, PTC
Jurgen Vos is a software specialist responsible for the implementation of IPC-175x solutions. He is also a co-chair of the committee responsible for the IPC1751A ...
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Karl Manske
Senior Technical Service Chemist, 3M Company, Electronics Markets Materials Division
Expertise in the field of fluorinated materials chemistry: Coatings for Moisture and Corrosion Protection, Fluids for Precision Cleaning, Material Selection, Test Method Development, New Application ...
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Karl Seelig
Vice President of Technology, AIM
In his 32 years of industry experience, Mr. Seelig has authored over 30 published articles on topics including lead-free assembly, no-clean technology, and process optimization. ...
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Karthik Vijay
Technical Manager - Europe, Indium Corp.
Currently with Indium Corporation and responsible for technology programs and technical support for customers in Europe. Over 15 yrs experience in SMT, Power, Thermal & ...
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Kathy Nargi-Toth
Director Quality and Technology, NCAB Group USA
Kathy has 30 years PCB expertise including R&D, engineering and technical marketing. Knowledge of PCB fabrication processes, laminates, plating finishes, and solder masks. Lean, Six-Sigma ...
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Keshava Murthy
Process Engineer, Bosch Automotive Electronics India Ltd.
Keshava Murthy is a Process Engineer in the PCB assembly industry working in Bangalore, India. ...
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Kevin Pigeon
Senior Applications Manager, AIM Solder
Mr. Pigeon has been Senior Applications Manager with AIM Solder for more than 14 years, assisting customers with SMT Printing, Placement, Reflow, Troubleshooting, and Optimization ...
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Kishan Sarjoo
Process Engineering Manager - Electronics, Altech UEC, South Africa
Currently with Altech UEC and responsible for technology road map in PCBA electronic manufacturing and technical support for PCBA electronic manufacturing for Altech UEC and ...
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Kris Roberson
Manager of Assembly Technology, IPC
Kris Roberson has experience as a machine operator, machine and engineering technician and process engineer for companies including Motorola, and US Robotics. Kris is certified ...
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Lee Hitchens
Owner, SCH Technologies
Lee has worked within the conformal coating and electronics industry for over 18 years. His work includes scientific research into long term reliability of electronics, ...
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Lee Levine
President, Consultant, Process Solutions Consulting Inc.
Lee Levine has been a Process Engineer and Metallurgist in the semiconductor industry for 30 years. He now operates his own company Process Solutions Consulting ...
Lee Wilmot
Director, EHS, TTM Technologies
Lee Wilmot has 20+ years doing EHS work in the PCB/PCBA industries, including environmental compliance, OSHA compliance, workers compensation, material content declarations, RoHS & REACH ...
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Leo Lambert
Vice President, Technical Director, EPTAC Corporation
At EPTAC Corporation, Mr. Lambert oversees content of course offerings, IPC Certification programs and provides customers with expert consultation in electronics manufacturing, including RoHS/WEEE and ...
Linda Woody
SME Production Technical Excellence Staff, Lockheed Martin
Subject matter expert in the field of electronics assembly and soldering. ...
Mahendra Gandhi
SME - PWB Technologies, Northrop Grumman
Mahendra Gandhi has been working in interconnect industry since 1972. ...
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Mahesh V Draksharapu
Independent Consultant,
Over 28 years experience in the area of PCB assembly with 10 years working in various EMS companies in the US (Avex, GSS Array Technology ...
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Marc Peo
President, Heller Industries Inc.
Mr. Peo has been with Heller Industries for over 20 years and has been President for the past 8 years. Marc has authored several industry ...
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Marie Verdier
Application Manager, Inventec Performance Chemicals
Marie Verdier has a Masters of Chemistry and works for Inventec Performance Chemicals, a French-based supplier of solder pastes, soldering fluxes and cleaners for electronic ...
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Mark Finstad
Senior Applications Engineer, Flexible Circuit Technologies
Mark Finstad has over 30 years in the flex circuit industry in both design and manufacturing. He is a regular speaker at IPC APEX (Professional ...
Mark Frimann
Product Stewardship Management, Texas Instruments
Mark Frimann has been working in electronic industry regulations and standards on chemical and material restrictions, and how this is dealt with in the supply ...
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Mark J. Curtin
President, Transition Automation, Inc.
Mr. Curtin is the founder and president of Transition Automation, Inc. Their main product is Permalex Edge Metal Squeegees. They also sell the PrinTEK Ultra-Fine ...
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Mark McMeen
VP Engineering Services, STI Electronics Inc.
Mark T. McMeen is STI Electronics Inc.ʼs Vice President of Engineering Services. He oversees the daily operations of the Engineering Services division of STI. He ...
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Mark Norris
Vice President Asia, Nordson Advanced Technologies
Responsible for Nordson Advanced Technology Electronic Systems throughout Asia including China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan & SE Asia. Nordson Advanced Electronic Systems includes the world leading ...
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Mark Northrup
VP of Advanced Technical Operations, IEC Electronics
Mark has over 25 years' experience in electronics fabrication, quality and reliability while working for IEC Electronics, GE, Motorola, ORS, etc. He has most recently ...
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Mark Stansfield
Founder / Director, SolderStar Ltd
Co-founder and M.D of UK based thermal profiling equipment manufacturer SolderStar Ltd. He has software and electronic design experience specifically in the development of thermal ...
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Mark Waterman
Engineer / Trainer, Electronic Controls Design, Inc. (ECD)
Mark Waterman is a trainer and field engineer with 17 years experience in service and applications specialties. Intimate knowledge of soldering processes and measurement systems. ...
Michael Jawitz
Electronics Engineer Corporate PWB BDE, Boeing Research and Development
35 years in the electronics industry in design and fabrication of rigid, rigid flex and flexible pwbs. Corporate SME (DBE)on pwb design, fab and assembly. ...
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Michael Kaminsky
Sr Fiald Applications Support Engineer, Kester Inc.
Mr. Kaminsky has 30+ years of circuit board soldering assembly experience along with a patent for wave solder VOC flux process. ...
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Michelle Ogihara
Sales and Marketing Manager, Seika Machinery Inc.
Michelle is the Sales and Marketing Manager of Seika Machinery, Inc. She is an active member of the SMTA taking on a past position as ...
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Mike Bixenman
CTO, Kyzen Corp.
Mr. Bixenman is the CTO for Kyzen Corp. Kyzen Corp. is a leading provider of engineered cleaning fluids for high technology manufacturing environments. ...
Mike Bryant
VP R&D, BGF Industries
Worked in R&D, Tech Service and QC for BGF for 40+ years. Materials include glass fabrics, aramids, and carbon fiber. Much of this time spent ...
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Mike Burgess
Regioanl Sales Manager, ASM Assemby Systems
Mike Burgess is the ASM Assembly Systems PSP Regional Sales Manager, who has numerous years of experience in the electronics industry as a user and ...
Mike Green
Design Engineering, Lockheed Martin Space Systems
Mike Green is co-chairman of the IPC Terms and Definitions Committee. He has been working with board design and manufacturing for 33 years. ...
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Mike Jones
Vice President, Micro Care
Mr. Jones is an electronics cleaning and stencil printing specialist. Averaging over one hundred days a year on the road, Mike visits SMT production sites ...
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Mike Konrad
President, Aqueous Technologies
Mr. Konrad has been in the electronic assembly equipment industry since 1985. He is founder and CEO of Aqueous Technologies Corporation, a manufacturer of automatic ...
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Mike Korte
Technical Manager, SEHO North America
Mike Korte joined SEHO North America as Service Engineer in 2009 and was promoted to the position of Technical Manager in 2013. His outstanding experience ...
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Mike Scimeca
President, FCT Assembly
Mike Scimeca created FCT Assembly after the purchase of Fine Line Stencil, Inc., and consists of two major operations: stencil manufacturing and the manufacturing of ...
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Mitch DeCaire
Sales Manager (Americas), Cogiscan, Inc.
Mitch DeCaire, Sales Manager at Cogiscan, has served the electronics manufacturing industry since 1989. His prior experiences include process engineering, business development, and engineering management ...
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Mitch Holtzer
Global Director of Customer Technical Support, Alpha Assembly Solutions
As the Global Director of Customer Technical Service (CTS) for Alpha, Mitch sets direction and provides coordination for the Alpha CTS group in a global ...
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Molly O'Hara
PCB Fabrication Expert, Sunstone Circuits
Molly O'Hara has 15 years of experience in the electronics industry, specifically related to PCB Fabrication. Her strong background in this space has led to ...
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Neil MacRaild
COO and Owner, Rapid Tooling Inc
Neil MacRaild is COO and owner of custom machining and tooling innovator, Rapid Tooling, Inc. With a broad engineering, sales and executive leadership background, MacRaild ...
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Neil O'Brien
Sales Director, Finetech
Neil O'Brien has worked in the field of electronic manufacturing equipment for over fifteen years and is currently Sales Director for Finetech, a manufacturer of ...
Neil Poole
Senior Applications Chemist, Henkel Electronics
Dr. Poole is a Senior Applications Chemist in Henkel Technologies, electronics assembly materials application engineering group. He is responsible for all of Henkel's assembly products ...
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Parasuraman Krishnan
Engineer, Process Development, Sanmina India
Has been in SMT assembly box build assembly since 2000. Expert in conformal coating and SMT assembly. Is an IPC Certified Engineer. ...
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Paul Austen
Senior Project Engineer, Electronic Controls Design Inc
Paul been with Electronic Controls Design Inc. (ECD) in Milwaukie, Oregon for over 34 years as a Senior Project Engineer. He has seen and worked ...
Paul Dickerson
Supply Chain Engineer, Matric Group
Mr. Dickerson is an engineer with 20 years of manufacturing experience. He has worked supporting SMT, THT, cable assembly, and box build processes. He is ...
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Paul J. Koep
Global Product Manager, Alpha
Mr. Koep is responsible for product planning and technical marketing for the Preform Products at Alpha. He is the co-author of several patents in the ...
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Paul Wood
Advanced Applications Manager, OK International
Mr. Wood has been with OK International for 35 years and has been involved in the design of all rework products. He is a global ...
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Peter Biocca
Senior Market Development Engineer, Kester
Mr. Biocca was a chemist with many years experience in soldering technologies. He presented around the world in matters relating to process optimization and assembly. ...
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Peter Greenland
VP Sales & Marketing, Pycon Inc.
Mr. Greenland has 20 years electronics industry experience ranging from circuit board design to product support & repair services. Peter has spent the last 4 ...
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Peter Vigneau
General Manager, Circuit Technology Center, Inc.
Mr. Vigneau is the General Manager of Circuit Technology Center, a world-leader in the repair and rework of populated and non-populated circuit boards. Peter has ...
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Phil Kinner
Global Business Director conformal coatings division, Electrolube
Phil Kinner - Electrolube - Global Business Director conformal coatings division. ...
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Phil Zarrow
Principal Consultant, ITM Consulting
Mr. Zarrow has been involved with PCB assembly for more than thirty years. He is recognized for his expertise in troubleshooting SMT manufacturing and lead-free ...
Pierce Pillon
Laboratory Mgr., Techspray
Pierce Pillon is the Laboratory Manager and lead formulations chemist at Techspray, a division of Illinois Tool Works (ITW) and a leading manufacturer of chemical ...
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Raimund Faber
General Manager Sales & Marketing, SMT-Wertheim
Raimund Faber has a strong background in the field of reflow soldering process, metalization process for solar cell backend application, and process engineering. He has ...
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Raju Wagh
Senior Engineer SMT , Advance Power Display system Ltd Mumbai
Mr. Raju Wagh has worked in the electronics industries for the past 20 years focused in TV manufacturing, mother boards, mobile, LED lighting, power supply ...
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Ray Prasad
President, Ray Prasad Consultancy Group
Ray Prasad is the founder of Ray Prasad Consultancy Group which provides teaching, consulting and technical expert services in tin-lead and lead free technologies using ...
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Reid Henry
President, RPS Automation, LLC
Reid Henry is President of RPS Automation LLC. He has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Washington State University with more than 10 years experience ...
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Renee Michalkiewicz
General Manager, Trace Laboratories
Renee has been with Trace and an IPC member for 16 years. She has managed all military and commercial PB qualification and conformance testing and ...
Rex Childers
Sr. Manufacturing Engineer, BAE Systems
Rex has over 25 years experience in PCB production. He is an AOI/AXI expert. ...
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Richard Boyle
Global Product Champion, Henkel Electronics
Richard Boyle is a Global Product Champion at Henkel Electronics. He has over 25 years experience in the electronics assembly industry and is responsible for ...
Richard Burke
National Sales Manager, Datapaq
Mr Burke currently has eight years of thermal profiling experience in the Electronics Assembly industry including SMT, Wave, Curing, Wafer Bumping, Ceramics and a host ...
Richard D. Stadem
Advanced Engineer/Scientist, General Dynamics
Richard D. Stadem is an advanced engineer/scientist for General Dynamics and is also a consulting engineer for other companies. He has 38 years of engineering ...
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Richard Heimsch
Director, Protean Marketing
Now a director at Protean Marketing, Mr. Heimsch has worked in the electronics industry 25+ years in a wide variety of international sales, marketing and ...
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Richard Henrick
Quality Assurance/Regulatory Compliance Manager, Sanmina Corporation
Richard has 18 years experience in the medical electronics industry at both a contract manufacturer and OEM. His experience includes PWA and finished device manufacturing ...
Rick Jordan
Global TS&D Manager, Cytec Industries
Mr. Jordan is the Global Technical Service and Development Manager for Cytec Industries Formulated Resins supporting the electrical/electronic industry for 25 years supplying innovative high ...
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Rick Perkins
Chemical Engineer / Owner, Chemical Logic Inc.
Rick Perkins is a chemical engineer with more than 25 years of Materials & Processes experience. He has worked with Honeywell Aerospace in high-reliability manufacturing, ...
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Robert "Bob" Lazzara
President, Circuit Connect, Inc.
Bob has been in PCB design and fabrication since 1976. He has held elected positions with the SMTA, is a member of the MSD Council, ...
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Robert Freid
President and Founder, Contract Manufacturing Consultants, Inc.
Robert Fried helps leading electronics OEM's develop world-class sourcing strategies for PCBA, cables, precision metals, plastics, modules and complete end-products. Other service areas are supplier ...
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Roberta Foster-Smith
Manager, Global Marketing Communications, Nordson ASYMTEK
Roberta has 25+ years of experience in marketing for high-tech businesses. She is currently Manager of Global Marketing Communications for Nordson ASYMTEK and Nordson MARCH. ...
Rocky Hilburn
Product Manager, Insulectro
Microdrilling is a passion for Rocky Hilburn. His background and expertise encompasses: Test Methods for Flexible Circuits and Base Materials; Copper-Aluminum-Copper; Metallic substrate laminates; Embedded ...
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Rodney Miller
Capital Equipment Operations Manager, Specialty Coating Systems
Rodney is currently Operations manager at SCS coatings, Global Leader in Parylene and Liquid Coating equipment. Rodney applies his BS in Computer Integrated Manufacturing from ...
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Russell Shepherd
Laboratory Director, Microtek Laboratories
Shepherd is a Laboratory Director at Microtek Laboratories. He has been in the PWB industry for over 25 years in both manufacturing and testing. Shepherd ...
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Sandip Thakor
Quality Engineer, Matrix Telecom Solution P Ltd
Sandip Thakor has 9 years of experience in electronics industry specializing in soldering technology. Thakor has experience in lead free installation, process optimization and developing ...
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Scott Peters
Engineering Director, Europlacer
Over 20 years experience in automotive, defense, commercial SMT assembly and manufacturing, Six Sigma Master Blackbelt, SMTA Certified Process Engineer. ...
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Scott Rushia
Sales Manager - Martin Products, Martin
Scott Rushia is a Sales Manager with Martin and is responsible for sales and service for Martin's rework and dispensing products. He has over 11 ...
Scott Wischoffer
Marketing Manager, Fuji America Corporation
Scott Wischoffer has been in the SMT industry since 1986 with experience in service, training, sales & applications, and marketing. ...
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Simon G. Norman
International Director, EVS International
Simon G. Norman is the international director for EVS International, the Leader in Solder Recovery. ...
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Sjef van Gastel
Manager Advanced Development, Assembleon
Sjef van Gastel is manager of advanced development at Assembleon Netherlands B.V. He is responsible for technology roadmapping, technology investigations leading towards new machine concepts ...
Srivatsan Mani
Device Support Engineer, BPM Microsystems
Srivatsan Mani is responsible for algorithms and hardware that provide electrical and firmware capability to program non-voltaile memories. These Memories may be stand alone or ...
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Stephanie Castorina
Manager, Environmental Programs, IPC
Stephanie Castorina has been the manager of environmental programs at the IPC since September 2008. She is responsible for monitoring environmental policies and communicating potential ...
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Stephanie Nash
Director, Integrated Ideas & Technologies, Inc.
Stephanie Nash is the Director of Technical Services & Marketing for Integrated Ideas & Technologies, Inc., a premier manufacturer of SMT stencils. She has been ...
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Stephen Schoppe
President, Process Sciences, Inc.
Stephen Schoppe is President of Process Sciences, Inc., and has 19 years experience providing SMT services to electronics manufacturers. Stephen provides consulting to several Fortune ...
Steve Arneson
National Business Manager, ASC International
Mr. Arneson has been working in the electronics industry since 1992. His primary focus revolves around educating manufacturers as to the true value-add SPI and ...
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Steve Cook
Director of Product Technology, Techspray
Steve Cook is the Director of Product Technology at Techspray, a division of Illinois Tool Works (ITW) and a leading manufacturer of chemical products for ...
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Steve Hall
President, EKRA America
Mr. Hall has spent the last 20 years in the electronics manufacturing industry. He started at Motorola specializing in the development of screen printing and ...
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Steve Hrycko
Head of Manufacturing, Arc-Tronics
Steve Hrycko is an engineer with over 33 years of experience in electronics and micro-electronics manufacturing serving the military aerospace, medical and industrial markets. He ...
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Steve Pollock
Vice President, Essemtec USA
Steven Pollock has worked in the industry for OEMs, and large CMs before moving to application Sales. Pollock has been working in SMT industry for ...
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Steve Stach
President, Austin American Technology
Founder and President of AAT. Steve holds numerous patents and has authored numerous research papers and articles in cleaning and soldering. Steve is a founding ...
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Swaroop Pawar
PCBA Industrialization, Schneider Electric
Have 18 years of experience in electronic Industrialization. Specialties in PCB Design & manufacturing process, PCBA Process Development and Continuous Improvement. ...
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T.J. Hughes
Manufacturing Engineer, Esterline Interface Technologies
Mr. Hughes has been in the electronics manufacturing field for 20 years. Operating the processes and as a manufacturing engineer for the last 14 years. ...
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Terry Jeglum
President/CEO, Electronic Technology Corporation
Mr. Jeglum has 35+ years experience and is the founder of Electronic Technology Corporation. He is responsible for 22 years of program management for the ...
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Terry Munson
President/Senior Technical Consultant, Foresite
Mr. Munson, President and Founder of Foresite, has extensive electronics industry experience applying Ion Chromatography analytical techniques to a wide spectrum of manufacturing applications. ...
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Tim Jensen
Product Manager, Advanced Assembly Materials, Indium Corp.
Timothy Jensen is the Product Manager for Indium Corporation's PCB Assembly Materials and has spent over a decade troubleshooting and optimizing SMT process lines. Having ...
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Tim O'Neill
Technical Marketing Manager, AIM
Tim O'Neill is the Technical Marketing Manager for AIM Products. AIM is a global supplier of materials for the PCB assembly industry including solders, fluxes ...
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Tim Von Werne
Chief Technical Officer, Semblant
Tim von Werne is responsible for the company's technical roadmap, Research and Development strategy and New Product and Process development. Prior to joining Semblant, Tim ...
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Tod Cummins
Director of Corporate Quality Assurance, Delta Group Electronics Inc.
Tod has been working in the Aerospace Electronics Industry for 20+ years, beginning with 4 years working for PCB fabricator ending as the Quality Manager ...
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Todd O'Neil
Business Development Manager, Scienscope
Mr. O'Neil has been in the electronics manufacturing industry for over 20 years. ...
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Tom Forsythe
Vice President, Kyzen Corporation
Mr. Forsythe is a recognized expert in cleaning chemistries and processes. Tom has a Bachelor's in Applied Mathematics & Engineering from the US Naval Academy. ...
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Tom Schardt
Industrial Engineer, Red Lion Controls, Inc.
Tom Schardt has been an Industrial Engineer with Red Lion Controls since 1988 with a degree in Electronics Engineering. He has held the positions of ...
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Tony Lentz
Field Applications, FCT Assembly
Tony has worked in the electronics industry since 1994. He worked as a process engineer at a circuit board manufacturer for 5 years. Since 1999, ...
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Umut Tosun
Application Technology Manager, Zestron America
Mr. Tosun has published numerous technical articles. As an active member of the SMTA and IPC organizations, Mr. Tosun has presented a variety of papers ...
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Walter Pierowski
Process Engineer, Esterline Interface Technologies
Mr. Pierowski is currently a Process Engineer for SMT and Electrical Assembly with 20+ years of experience. A majority of the experience was based in ...
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Wayne Wagner
President, Krayden Inc.
Wayne Wagner has over 25 years in the conformal coating industry and is the president of Krayden Inc., a leading distributor of engineered materials. ...