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The Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA) is inviting SMTA members to vote for new members of its Board of Directors.
Three positions on the SMTA BOD will be filled for the term 2017–2020. The nominees are listed below:
- Rodrigo Cacho, AIM Solder
- William Capen, DRS Technologies
- Debbie Carboni, KYZEN Corporation
- Eddie Kobeda, Ph.D., Visionary Thinking Group
- Kathleen Nargi-Toth, NCAB Group USA Inc.
- Julie Silk, Keysight Technologies
- David Trail, Horizon Sales
- Gregory Vance, Rockwell Automation
- John Vaughan, Zentech Manufacturing Inc.
This is your opportunity to determine the future direction of your organization. Take advantage of your voting privilege by submitting your ballot online. Ballots will be accepted until July 7, 2017.
For more information, or to cast your vote online, click here.
From the show floor during productronica 2017, Clemens Jargon, VP of Global Dispensing at Mycronic, discusses with I-Connect007 Technical Editor Pete Starkey the company’s portfolio of precision jetting equipment, with particular reference to the speed and versatility of the MYSmart series.
Patty Goldman, I-Connect007
At the recent SMTA International 2017 event, Jerry Sidone, product manager for the engineered materials at Alpha Assembly Solutions, speaks with I-Connect007 Managing Editor Patty Goldman about the voiding challenge, especially with bottom termination components, and how solder technologies from Alpha are helping PCB assemblers address this issue.
Stephen Las Marias, I-Connect007
Garret Maxson, manager of engineering services at American Computer Development Inc. (ACDi), discusses the PCB assembly challenges when dealing with high-density interconnect (HDI) boards, parameters to consider, and strategies to help facilitate a smooth assembly process when using HDI boards.