Our ongoing survey regarding the effects of the COVID-19 outbreak on the electronics industry has produced some interesting results. Here are some of the response highlights as of today. If you would like to make your voice heard, please take the survey.
As the COVID-19 pandemic exacts a growing toll, public and private actors worldwide are marshaling resources to combat the spread of the virus and save the lives of those who are critically ill. In this unprecedented crisis, Chris Mitchell explains how IPC supports a sustained and bold policy agenda to help us all weather the economic downturn resulting from sweeping restrictions on business activity.
When we hold an event, there is nothing more rewarding than words like these from Diego, Mount Miguel High School: “I learned many valuable pieces of information related to engineering careers. My favorite topic to learn about...
Duane Benson describes the latest board design project he has been working on in his off-hours—a motion-sensitive lapel pin—including compromises, mistakes, and lessons...
According to the database at Tom Kastner's firm, the number of PCB companies in North America is now down to 199. This is a psychologically significant number for the industry. Tom unpacks this number, provides insights on trends, and...
Congratulations to Steve Pudles! IPC Hall of Fame 2020 Inductee by Patty Goldman
The Success of IPC’s STEM Student Outreach Program by Charlene Gunter du Plessis
Inspiring Next-generation Engineers Through STEM by Barry Matties
Business Practices Drive the Smart Factory, Not the Other Way Around (Part 1) Interview with Sagi Reuven
CFX: Industry 4.0 Ready by Chris Jorgensen
Smart Factories: Readers Share their Progress and Priorities I-Connect007 Survey
Cimetrix Helping to Digitalize Factories Interview with Ranjan Chatterjee
Book Excerpt: The Foundation of Industry 4.0 by Oren Manor
Happy’s Smart Factory Protocol Primer by Happy Holden