Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA)

The SMTA membership is a network of professionals who build skills, share practical experience and develop solutions in electronic assembly technologies and related business operations.

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Electronics in Harsh Environments Conference 2019 Summary

A non-profit international association of companies and individuals (totalling 4,000) involved in all aspects of advanced electronics assembly, surface mount and related technologies.

The association is dedicated to the advancement of the electronics industry through member education and interaction. Local chapters are in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Brazil, India, Israel, Malaysia, Taiwan, and China.

Educational programs, symposia, and seminars are held throughout the year in various locations in the U.S. and Canada. The SMTA produces SMTA International, a major annual conference and exhibition currently held in Rosemont, IL (Late September - Early October).

Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA) Postings

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Seeking Student Applications for 2021 Stromberg Scholarship

Mar 25, 2021 | The SMTA is currently seeking student applications for the JoAnn Stromberg Student Leader Scholarship by April 30, 2021.

Dr. Nathan Blattau, R&D Fellow at Ansys, to Present at SMTA Capital Chapter Meeting on April 6th

Mar 25, 2021 | The SMTA Officer team is excited to provide our members with a new webinar by Dr. Nathan Blattau, R&D Fellow at Ansys, Inc., on "Next Generation Lead Free Solders for High Reliability and SMT Yield improvement in Client Computing Systems." The webinar will be on Tuesday, April 6th at 12:00 PM EST and will discuss the evolution of lead free (Pb-free) solder, from tin-silver-copper (SAC) system with silver content of 3.0 and 4.0 to low SAC solders and the emergence of high reliability Pb-free solder. It will cover the reasons and the driving forces of industries implementing this change.

2021 Hutchins Grant Deadline Approaches

Mar 19, 2021 | The SMTA is currently seeking student applications for the Charles Hutchins Educational Grant by April 30, 2021.

Best Papers from SMTA International Announced

Feb 05, 2021 | The SMTA is pleased to announce the Best Papers from SMTA International 2020. The winners were selected by members of the conference technical committee. For these exceptional achievements, a cash award and plaque are given to primary authors of all winning papers.

SMTA Capital Chapter will host a FREE webinar with Fred Dimock, BTU International, on January 20th

Jan 06, 2021 | The SMTA Capital Chapter is excited to host the first chapter webinar of 2021 on January20that11:00 AM EST.Fred Dimock, BTU International, will be presenting "Operation of a Vacuum Reflow Oven with Updated Void Reduction Data."

SMTA Capital Chapter to Host a FREE Webinar November 13th on "Accelerating Continuous Improvement with Next Generation pH Neutral Cleaning Products"

Nov 06, 2020 | The SMTA Capital Chapter is excited to host another FREE webinar on Friday, November 13th. The webinar will include an informative presentation given by industry expert Ravi Parthasarathy of ZESTRON Corporation on "Accelerating Continuous Improvement with Next Generation pH Neutral Cleaning Products."

2020 Stromberg Student Leader Scholarship Recipient Announced

Oct 10, 2020 | SMTA is pleased to announce, Sabrina M. Rosa-Ortiz, University of South Florida, has been selected as the recipient of the 2020 Joann Stromberg Student Leadership Scholarship.

2020 Charles Hutchins Educational Grant Winner Announced

Sep 25, 2020 | SMTA is honored to announce Chidinma Imediegwu, a graduate student at the Georgia Institute of Technology, has been selected as the winner of the 2020 Charles Hutchins Educational Grant.

SMTA "Members of Distinction" Award Winners Announced

Sep 17, 2020 | The SMTA is proud to honor the 2020 "Members of Distinction" award recipients who have shown exceptional dedication to the association and the electronics assembly industry.

Additive Electronics TechXchange Keynote Announced

Sep 17, 2020 | The SMTA announced Jeff Doubrava, Managing Partner, Prismark Partners LLC, will keynote the Additive Electronics Conference on October 15, 2020.

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