Call for Papers
December 19, 2013
2014 IPC Electronic System Technologies Conference
Join the Titans of the Industry at 2014 Electronic System Technologies
Conference and Exhibition.
Based on a spectacular inaugural event in May 2013, the
Electronic System Technologies Conference and Exhibition is seeking abstracts,
course proposals and exhibitors for the 2014 event which will take place again
at the New Tropicana on May 20-22, 2014.
Organized by IPC, and supported by other organizations such
as the ECIA, The event pioneers value through reasonable conference
registration and hotel accommodation rates, free wi-fi, objective and
non-affiliated programs and outstanding keynote speakers, which ultimately
serve to offer a "
Journey into the
Future with the Titans of the Industry". "The event targets bringing the
entire industry together,
and strives to be the venue where supply and demand meet in the electronics
industry" say Senol Pekin, PhD, MBA, General Chair of the event and Sanjay
Huprikar, IPC VP, Member Success. The conference is structured around 13 tracks
which can be seen in its website.
The inaugural event was held on May 20-22, 2013 at The New
Tropicana in Las Vegas. Upon registration, attendees received a motherboard
green conference polo shirt sponsored by Mentor Graphics.
In addition to thirteen conference sessions, sponsored
workshops were free for conference attendees and included "DDR3 Interface
Design Workshop" sponsored by Cadence, "Design for Reliability (DfR)" sponsored
by Ops A La Carte, and "Simulation Driven Product Design: Leveraging 3D
Multiphysics Analysis" sponsored by Ansys. "Advanced Packaging" professional
development course was taught by Dr Ravi Mahajan of Intel Corp. The expo was
open to attendees on Tuesday and Wednesday. Coalition for Advancement of
MicroElectronic Systems Technology (CAMEST), IPC-A-630 Requirements for
Structural Enclosure Task Group and Wire Harness Acceptability Task Group also
met at the inaugural event.
One of the highlights of the inaugural event was the
outstanding array of keynote speakers covering the entire electronics industry.
Dr Tin-Lip Wong of Lenovo, Derrill Wolkins of Medtronic, Dr. Zane Ball of Intel
Corp, Dr. An-Yu Kuo of Cadence Design Systems, Raj Master of Microsof, Dr. Raj
Pendse of STATS ChipPAC, Dr. Choon Lee of Amkor Technology and James Quinn of
Multitest Elektronische Systeme GmbH delivered keynote speeches throughout the
Intel Corp demonstrated some of the latest touchscreen
desktops (AAIOs). Attendees had an opportunity to socialize at General Chair's Welcome
Reception sponsored by Rambus and Reception on the Show Floor. Final day of the
conference was not slow as many attendees attended the PCB Workshop given by
Robert McDonough Sr. of Vitesse Semiconductor; and Jim Vanden Hogen and Don Schneider
of Plexus Corp.
Those interested in participation at this widely recognized
event can submit an abstract and/or course proposal by following the link at www.ipc.org/ElectronicSystems
before January 3rd, 2014.
Electronic System Technologies Conference Conference