The IPC - Association Connecting Electronics Industries will hold a Tin Whiskers Conference, sponsored by Lockheed Martin Corporation, April 17-19, 2012 in Ft. Worth, Texas. The event, composed of workshops and a technical conference, will focus on practical methodologies that can be deployed today, and will feature real-world examples to illustrate causes of growth, risk mitigation and materials perspective.
It will also discuss methods for detection and failure analysis, as well as explore the full range of tin whiskers theory and practice in every market sector: military/aerospace, automotive and consumer electronics.
For more information, visit www.ipc.org/tin-whiskers.
IPC is a global trade association based in Bannockburn, Illinois, dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its 3,100 member companies which represent all facets of the electronics industry, including design, printed board manufacturing, electronics assembly and test. As a member-driven organization and leading source for industry standards, training, market research and public policy advocacy, IPC supports programs to meet the needs of an estimated $2.02 trillion global electronics industry. IPC maintains additional offices in Taos, New Mexico; Arlington, Virginia; Stockholm, Sweden; Moscow, Russia; Bangalore, India; and Shanghai, Shenzhen and Beijing, China. For more information, visit www.ipc.org.