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The electronics industry shapes and drives the global economy like nothing else—and suppliers to the industry operate around the globe. To vet top suppliers in 2018, don't travel the world, head to just one destination—San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California—for the IPC APEX EXPO 2018 show floor. This is your opportunity to see the largest gathering of the electronics industry's top suppliers all under one roof.
On the show floor, you will be able to experience and compare equipment from more than 450 of the industry's top suppliers, discover new processes to gain greater efficiency, and find new suppliers to save you both time and money.
You can also come to the show floor and uncover new solutions that address the impact of Industry 4.0's automation and data exchange, and other shifts in electronics manufacturing.
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Barry Matties, I-Connect007
You would be hard-pressed to find a more knowledgeable and experienced group than that of Gary Ferrari, Gene Weiner, and Happy Holden. In a brief interview with Barry Matties, these three industry icons consider the past, present, and future state of electronics manufacturing while also offering advice to the newest generation of manufacturers.
Dr. John Mitchell, IPC
President Trump kicked off the workforce challenge to U.S. businesses in July. As a longtime leader in education and training within the electronics industry, IPC took it as an opportunity to review our existing programs and identify ways to grow and innovate. The result? IPC joined the Pledge to America’s Workers by promising to create new career opportunities for at least 1 million Americans in the electronics industry.
Dr. Xiaoxi HeSenior, IDTechEx
From 2019 we will come to a world with flexible electronics and batteries to power these devices have attracted tremendous attention. These devices may require batteries with special mechanical properties or form factors.