Over one hundred leading edge suppliers will be featured in the SMTAI Electronics Exhibition, which will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, October 26-27. This year SMTAI has new tools and events on the show floor to help connect conference attendees with exhibitors such as free tech sessions, Dr.'s Hours featuring technologists in select booths, and free lunch on the show floor.
SMTAI 2010 offers educational opportunities covering Manufacturing and Assembly, Advanced Packaging, Substrates, Soldering, and Quality and Reliability. Technical sessions will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday. Tutorials are full- and half-day educational courses offered on Sunday, Monday, and Thursday. The conference proudly offers 6 new tutorials in 2010.
The AIMS Harsh Environments Symposium joins the list of focused symposia which are included in technical conference registration this year. The other informative offerings include the Evolving Technologies Summit, Contract Manufacturing Symposium, and Lead-Free Soldering Technology Symposium.
Many additional events at SMTA International are free to all attendees including:
- The Opening Session
- Reducing Manufacturing Variation
- BGA Inspection Using Dye and Pr
- BGA Reballing Workshop
- Counterfeit Electronics
- Selective Soldering
- Non-Destructive Profiling
- Pad Site Dress Methods
- RoHS Recast
- iNEMI Roadmap
- Celebrity Electronics Jeopardy
Rounding out the program is the Keynote Address during the Annual Meeting and Luncheon on Wednesday that will feature Tom Sharpe of SMT Corporation presenting "Counterfeit Components Are Everywhere - What's Your Strategy?"
The SMTA membership 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.