MEMBER LOGIN

NEWS

News from WECC Members

19 January 2016

NEWS FROM IPC

Weighing the Success and Failures of 2015

By John Mitchell, IPC president and CEO

In order to get ahead in the electronics industry, you have to be a forward thinker. With that being said, this is the time of the year when we often recollect the wins and losses of the previous 12 months. Whether good or bad, the past year shapes our actions for the upcoming year.

If you’ve had a successful year, then it’s time to leverage what you’ve accomplished into bigger and better things. If you’ve struggled, then it’s time to figure out ways to turn failures into successes. And that’s exactly what I love so much about the electronics industry. There are ups and downs, but every corner brings innovative technology, stronger standards, new education, and opportunities to advocate for change.

This past year alone, IPC has worked hard to update standards to match industry needs. And when I say industry needs, I mean across the globe. Russia, India, China, Europe, and North America. Progress for the future of the electronics industry means uniting manufacturers and producers across the world. From education to advocacy, IPC has succeeded in providing answers and solutions to a variety of industry issues. From membership to market research, we have made strives to narrow the gap between goals and reality.

Whether your 2015 was good or bad, we have to keep our focus on the future. Our determination as an industry is what will push new innovation. It is like a game of Chess. A single move can result in a check. But that isn’t the end of the game. We strategize, we maneuver, we adjust. Success and failures are simply opportunities to reevaluate the way we do things. That’s forward thinking.

I encourage you to evaluate your year without judging yourself. How did you do? What will you do different on January 1st? IPC continues to examine each decision we make, and are happy to share our successes and failures with you. As a result, we are excited for the opportunities that 2016 will bring. In the meantime, I look forward to seeing you all at IPC APEX EXPO 2016 in Las Vegas. If you haven’t yet registered, take this time to do so, as this show is poised to be our best ever. There is no better way to set yourself on a track for success than joining the number one trade show for the electronics manufacturing industry.

NEWS FROM THE HKPCA

2016 Annual HKPCA Corporate and Associate Membership Fee Reduction.

Per the resolution of 111th Executive Committee meeting held recently, we are very pleased to announce the Annual HKPCA Corporate Membership Fee will be reduced from today HK$2,500 to HK$1,250, plus special discount program of annual membership renewal fee for those loyal members with three full years or more consecutive membership with HKPCA as shown below.

The Annual HKPCA Associate Membership Fee will be kept at HK$500.

Corporate Membership : Those members joined HKPCA in 2012 or before with consecutive membership of three full years or more, Free annual membership renewal in 2016

Associate Membership : Those members joined our association in 2012 or before with consecutive membership of three full years or more, Only HK$100 required for annual membership renewal fee In 2016.

Once again, we like to express our wholehearted grateful appreciation to your continuous support of HKPCA, and we are looking forward to your even stronger support to HKPCA in 2016 and beyond.

If you have any question to the above, please feel free to contact Miss Suzan Au-Yeung at (852) 2155-5099 or Miss Yoyo Yu at (86) 755-8624-0033 for any assistance. Thank you in advance for your kind attention!

HKPCA Secretariat

Related Stories

EIPC Events view all events

Publications view all publications

  • WECC Report 2016

    By KWestenberg@eipc.org

    WECC Global PCB Production Report For 2016 FREE of charge EIPC membership service A Product of the Partnership among the WECC Member Associations on Behalf of their Members in the Electronic Circuits Industry Worldwide

  • Proceedings EIPC Summer Conference Birmingham 2017

    By KWestenberg@eipc.org

    The Conference was held on June 1 & 2, 2017.

Industry Directory view directory

  • Cicor Group

    www.cicor.com

    Cicor is a globally active group of leading companies in the electronics industry. The group’s companies provide complete outsourcing services and a broad range of technologies for the manufacture of highly complex PCBs, 3D-MID solutions, hybrids circuits, electronic modules, plastic injection molding and box-building.

  • Isola Group

    www.isola-group.com

    Corporate Responsibility. The responsible stewardship of the environment and sustainable business practices is important to long-term success. Committed to operating our business in a manner that creates better social, economic and environmental outcomes for all those involved in the electronics industry.

SITEMAP FEEDBACK

Please provide some more details

FIND OUT MORE

Please login or register

Layer-70

EIPC membership has many advantages, both financially and in services. Such as:

REGISTER NOW

You must be a member to view this content

Layer-70

EIPC membership has many advantages, both financially and in services. Such as:

REGISTER NOW

Please Login / Register

IM NOT REGISTERD TO EIPC
IM REGISTERD TO EIPC

Please provide some more details

Please provide some more details

Thank you!

An EIPC staff member will contact you soon to arrange payment.

Please fill in the form

EIPC will send an invoice to you through email and discuss your yearly fees.