IPC APEX EXPO 2016 is a five-day event like no other in the printed circuit board and electronics manufacturing industry. Professionals from around the world come together to participate in the Technical Conference, Exhibition, and Professional Development, Standards Development and Certification programs. 


 IPC-2581 Consortium Booth                  

Visit us at IPC's booth located at Booth #2600 and #2605. Come by to get Consortium give-aways, handouts and ask IPC-2581 related questions!



Consortium members at IPC APEX Expo

 Aegis Software  #1163

 DownStream Technologies, Inc.  #3324

 IPC – Booth #2600 & #2605

 Kwik Tic Ltd. – Booth #2111

 Mentor Graphics – Booth #3003

 Polar Instruments – Booth #642

 Polliwog Corporation Booth #3224

 Sanmina – Booth #1901

 Ucamco USA – Booth #723

 Zuken - Booth #542




IPC-2581 Presentations & Sessions

Don’t miss the presentations and other sessions about IPC-2581.


Design Forum

Mon, Mar 14, 2016 - 7:30 AM to 1:15 PM

Event Type: Designer

Location: Renaissance Las Vegas Hotel: Renaissance 

7:30 am Check-in and Networking with Coffee 

8:00 am Presentations from Design Thought Leaders 

8:45 am   -Seamless Data Transmission from Design through Assembly Briefing from the IPC-2581 Consortium                

                  Gary Carter, Senior Manager of CAD Engineering - Fujitsu                  

                  Humair Mandavia, Executive Director – Zuken USA

                  Hemant Shah, Product Director – Cadence    

                  Ed Acheson, Cadence Design System 


12:00-1:30 pm Luncheon 

 2:00-5:00 pm Professional Development courses focused on design (separate registration)

See more at: https://n2a.goexposoftware.com/events/ipc16/goExpo/user/listSeminars.php?min=1&ci=40&if=0&rsi=#sthash.N0qJmcKF.dpuf





Mon, Mar 14, 2016 - 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM

2-16: Product Data Description Subcommittee

Karen McConnell CID

Gary Carter, Senior Manager of CAD Engineering, Fujitsu

Event Type: Standards Development Committee Meeting

General Committee: Electronic Product Data Description

Location: S232B

Topic/Track: PCB Fabrication and Materials

This committee will make determinations as to the testing methodologies being used to validate the newly released B revision of IPC-2581 as well as determine the need for future amendments or updates to enhance the usability of the descriptive capability of the file format.


- See more at: https://n2a.goexposoftware.com/events/ipc16/goExpo/user/listSeminars.php?min=1&ci=161&if=0&rsi=#sthash.00GXkuyc.dpuf