The SMTA, iNEMI, and MEPTEC are pleased to announce the program for the 2016 Medical Electronics Symposium being held September 14-15, 2016 Marylhurst University near Portland, Oregon.
Two tracks make up the technical program for this symposium. Track 1 sessions address Designs, Components and Assembly for High Density Medical Electronics Solutions with presentations from Indium Corp., KYZEN Corp., and Binghamton University among others. Track 2 will cover Next Generation Microelectronics for Changing Healthcare Markets with presentations from Cactus Semiconductor, Rudolph Technologies, Portland State University, and Intel. An iNEMI Panel Discussion will close out the two-day event.
Bob Rogers, Intel Corporation, will deliver the Keynote Presentation “The President's Precision Medicine Initiative: The Opportunities and Challenges of Analytics on Integrated Data from One Million Patients.” Metin Akay, Ph.D., University of Houston, will deliver a keynote presentation titled “Advanced Technologies for Human Brain Initiatives.”
The Expo will be held September 14-15. Conference participants may attend the expo at no charge.
The International Electronics Manufacturing Initiative (iNEMI) is an industry-led international consortium made up of approximately 100 manufacturers, suppliers, industry associations and consortia, government agencies and universities. Its mission is to forecast and accelerate improvements in the electronics manufacturing industry for a sustainable future. For additional information, go to http://www.inemi.org.
The Microelectronics Packaging and Test Engineering Council (MEPTEC) is a trade association of semiconductor suppliers and manufacturers dedicated to enhancing and advancing the competitiveness of packaging, assembly and test providers.
The Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA) is an international network of professionals who build skills, share practical experience and develop solutions in electronic assembly technologies, including microsystems, emerging technologies, and related business operations.