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CTEA Electronics Symposium at Tyrex Group May 6, 2014

Central Texas Electronics Association
 
 
Electronics Design, Manufacturing & Test Symposium 
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
TyRex Group at 12317 Technology Blvd, #200, in NW Austin

 

 
Program:
 
2:00 -   Registration Begins
 
2:30 -   Welcome to TyRex by Andrew Cooper, CEO
 
2:35 -   TyRex Company Factory Tours of SabeRex and Austin Reliability Labs
 
3:35 -   "Batteries: Risks and Realities”
               Dave Rahe,  Vice President, TyRex  / Austin Reliability Labs
                    
4:05 -   "Transmissive X-ray Applications for Electronics Manufacturing"
               Stephen Schoppe,  President,  Process Sciences Inc.
       
4:35 -   Break & Networking
 
4:50 -   "Coatings and Pottings: Issues and Challenges”
               Greg Caswell,  Sr Member of the Technical Staff, DfR Solutions
 
5:20  -   "Hyperspectral Imaging in a Medical Device: A Texas Story"
               Brian Crowell,  President, TyRex / Digital Light Innovations
 
5:50  -   Closing Remarks and Door Prizes Drawing
 
6:00 -   Food & Refreshments Served with More Networking
             
 
Registration:
 
RSVP to Bob Baker at: rjbakeratx@austin.rr.com
 
No charge for SMTA & IMAPS members; $10 for all non-members >> (Cash or Check ONLY!)
 
Event Location:
 
TyRex Group at 12317 Technology Blvd, #200, Austin, Texas (near McNeil Dr & Technology Blvd)
See Map at:   (Map to TyRex)
 
 
In Central Texas, SMTA and IMAPS work together as the Central Texas Electronics Association (CTEA)






Electronics Design, Manufacturing & Test Symposium

Central Texas Electronics Association
   
 
Electronics Design, Manufacturing & Test Symposium 
Thursday, February 13, 2014
ITT Tech at 6330 US-290 East in North Austin
   

Program:

 
 
3:00 -   Registration Begins
 
3:30 -   Welcome and Introductions
 
3:35  -   "ITT Technical Institute's Career Based Education Programs,"
               Dr. Svetlana Bradley, Chair, School of Electronics Technology, ITT Tech
 
               John Janisch, Dean, Academic Affairs, ITT Tech
                    
4:10 -   "High Performance Materials for Next Generation Designs,” 
               Mark Orzech, Technical Sales & Service Engineer, Arlon MED
        
4:40 -   Break for Networking
 
 
 
5:55 -   Door Prizes Drawing and Final Remarks
 
6:00 -   Food & Refreshments Served with More Networking
 
Registration:
 
RSVP to Bob Baker at: rjbakeratx@austin.rr.com
 
No charge for SMTA & IMAPS members; $10 for all non-members >> (Cash or Check ONLY!)
 
Event Location:
 
ITT Tech at 6330 US-290 East between I-35 & Cameron Rd in North Austin.
Please use the Parking Lot and the Student Entrance behind the building. 
See Map at:   (Map to ITTT)  
In Central Texas, SMTA and IMAPS work together as the Central Texas Electronics Association (CTEA)






CTEA Electronics Design & Manufacturing Tech Forum & Expo

Central Texas Electronics Association
 
 
Electronics Design & Manufacturing Tech Forum & Expo 
Thursday, December 5, 2013
Norris Conference Center behind Northcross Mall in Austin

 

 
Program:
 
10:00 – 4:00  Trade Show Open
 
10:30 > " Design Considerations for Heavy Copper and Metal Core PC Boards "
Jim Eatman,  Owner, Eatman Associates
 
 
Noon > FREE Lunch and Networking in Exhibit Area
 
1:00 > Door Prize Drawings and More Networking
 
 
 
4:00 >  Trade Show Closes
 
 
Registration Via SMTA Website:
 
 
This event is free for SMTA and IMAPS members and non-members as well.
 
Event Location:
 
Norris Conference Center at Northcross Mall (backside), 2525 West Anderson Lane, Austin, Texas
 
In Central Texas, SMTA and IMAPS work together as the Central Texas Electronics Association (CTEA)
 






CTEA Electronics Design, Manufacturing and Test Symposium Tues. Sept. 17 at ATT Labs

Central Texas Electronics Association (Joint Chapter of IMAPS & SMTA Members) Presents:
Electronics Design, Manufacturing & Test Symposium
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
AT&T Labs at 9505 Arboretum Blvd in NW Austin
 
Program:
 
3:00 -   Registration Begins
 
3:30 -   Welcome and Introductions
 
                    
        
4:35 -   Door Prizes Drawing and Break for Networking
 
 
 
5:55 -   “The Essence of Technology Commercialization,”
                Dr. Gary Cadenhead, Director, University of Texas MSTC Program
 
6:00 -   Food & Refreshments Served and More Networking
 
Registration:
 
RSVP to Bob Baker at: rjbakeratx@austin.rr.com
 
There is no charge for SMTA and IMAPS members; $10 for all non-members >> (Cash or Check ONLY!)
 
Event Location:
 
AT&T Labs, Room 220, at 9505 Arboretum Blvd in NW Austin. See Map at:   (Map to AT&T)  
 
 
Save These Dates:
Annual Electronics Expo Tradeshow and Symposium on Thursday, 12/5/13
 
 
In Central Texas, SMTA and IMAPS work together as the Central Texas Electronics Association (CTEA)






CTEA Electronics Design, Manufacturing and Test Symposium, Wed. June 19 at AMD

   
   
   
 
Central Texas Electronics Association
 
Electronics Design, Manufacturing & Test Symposium 
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
AMD Bldg B500 Auditorium at 7171 Southwest Parkway
   

Program:

 
 
3:00 -   Registration for Symposium in B500 Auditorium
 
3:30 -   Welcome and Introductions
 
                    
        
4:35 -   Door Prizes Drawing and Break for Networking
 
 
 
5:55 -   Closing Remarks
 
6:00 -   Food & Refreshments Served and More Networking
 
 
Registration:
 
RSVP to Bob Baker at: rjbakeratx@austin.rr.com
 
There is no charge for SMTA and IMAPS members; $10 for all non-members.
 
Event Location:
 
AMD Bldg B500 Auditorium at 7171 Southwest Parkway in South Austin
near Southwest Parkway and West William Cannon Dr (Use Parking Garage P100)
See Map at:   (Map to AMD)   Or: See attached doc.
 
 
Save These Dates:
Another Electronics Symposium on Tuesday, 9/17/13
Annual Electronics Expo Tradeshow and Symposium on Thursday, 12/5/13
 
In Central Texas, SMTA and IMAPS work together as the Central Texas Electronics Association (CTEA)






CTEA Electronics Symposium: 4/9/13

   
   
   
 
Central Texas Electronics Association
 
Electronics Design, Manufacturing & Test Symposium 
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
National Instruments (NI), Bldg-C, 11500 N. MoPac

 

 
Program:
 
3:00 -   Registration Begins
 
3:30 -   Welcome and Introductions
 
              Principal Reliability Test Consultant, Accelerated Reliability Solutions
                    
              Vaughan Carlson,  Southeast Engineering Manager, Acculogic
       
4:35 -   Door Prizes Drawing &Break & Networking
 
              Greg Caswell, Senior Member of the Technical Staff, DfR Solutions
 
              Ryan Verret,  Senior Product Manager,  National Instruments
 
5:50  -   Closing Remarks
 
6:00 -   Food & Refreshments Served and More Networking
 
 
Registration:
 
RSVP to Bob Baker at: rjbakeratx@austin.rr.com
 
There is no charge for SMTA and IMAPS members; $10 for all non-members
 
Event Location:
 
National Instruments, Bldg-C Conference Room, 11500 N. MoPac in North Austin
Near SW corner of Duval Road and MoPac
See Map at:   (Map to NI)
 
In Central Texas, SMTA and IMAPS work together as the Central Texas Electronics Association (CTEA)






Announcing: CTEA Electronics Symposium Hosted by Specialty Coating Systems: 2/5/13

 

   
Central Texas Chapter quarterly meeting was held at the Austin facility
of Speciality Coating Systems and included four technical presentations and
a tour of the manufacturing facility. 
The presentations were the following:
(1) "Parylene Coating Technology Update” by Dr. Rakesh Kumar,
Vice President of Technology, Specialty Coating,
(2) "Before & After Reflow Characterization of FCBGA Voiding Utilizing
High Resolution CT Scan, X-ray (2D & 3D) Imaging, and Cross Section with
Digital Imaging" by Gordon O’Hara, Process Engineering Manager, 
Flextronics, (3) "Overview of Copper Wire Bonding Technology”
by Andrew Mawer, Packaging Analysis Lab Manager, Freescale Semiconductor,
and (4) "Protecting Intellectual Property (IP)" by Robert Villhard,
Intellectual Property Attorney, The Villhard Patent Group. 
There were 82 attendees. The next meeting is being planned for May.
 
Click on the highlighted text  in the flyer below to view the presentations.
   
   
 
Central Texas Electronics Association
 
Electronics Design & Manufacturing Symposium 
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Specialty Coating Systems at 1130 Rutherford Lane, #260

 

 
Program:
 
2:00 -   Registration Begins
 
2:30 -   Welcome and Specialty Coating Systems Factory Overview
 
2:35 -   Specialty Coating Systems Factory Tours
 
               Dr. Rakesh Kumar,  Vice President of Technology, Specialty Coating Systems
                    
               Scan, X-ray (2D & 3D) Imaging, and Cross Section with Digital Imaging"
               Gordon O’Hara,  Process Engineering Manager,  Flextronics
       
4:35 -   Break & Networking
 
               Andrew Mawer,  Packaging Analysis Lab Manager, Freescale Semiconductor
 
5:20  -   "Protecting Intellectual Property (IP)"
               Robert Villhard,  Intellectual Property Attorney, The Villhard Patent Group
 
5:50  -   Closing Remarks
 
6:00 -   More Networking during Bar-B-Q dinner sponsored by Specialty Coating Systems
             
 
Registration:
 
RSVP to Bob Baker at: rjbakeratx@austin.rr.com
 
There is no charge for this event as it is being sponsored by Specialty Coating Systems
 
 
 
 
Event Location:
 
Specialty Coating Systems at 1130 Rutherford Lane, #260, Austin, Texas (between I-35 & Cameron Rd)
See Map at:   (Map to SCS)
 
In Central Texas, SMTA and IMAPS work together as the Central Texas Electronics Association (CTEA)






Chapter Calendar of Events
Date / Time Event Location Phone Contact/Email
February 21, 2012
3:00 pm
CTEA Symposium - Freescale Freescale Semiconductor 512-378-1206   Praveen Manjeshwar 
pmanjesh@cisco.com
April 17, 2012
2:00 pm
CTEA Symposium at Virtex Assembly Austin, Texas 512-378-1206   Praveen Manjeshwar 
pmanjesh@cisco.com
June 13, 2012
2:00 pm
CTEA Symposium hosted by Cerium Labs Spansion Auditorium 512-378-1206   Praveen Manjeshwar 
pmanjesh@cisco.com
February 5, 2013
02:00 pm
CTEA Electronics Symposium Feb 5, 2013 Specialty Coating Systems 512-724-1138   Mary Ann Nailos 
mry_nls@yahoo.com
April 9, 2013
03:00 pm
CTEA Electronics Symposium: 4/9/13 National Instruments (NI) 512-724-1138   Mary Ann Nailos 
mary_nailos@dell.com
September 17, 2013
03:00pm
CTEA Technical Symposium at AT&T Labs AT&T Labs 512-724-1138   Mary Nailos 
mry_nls@yahoo.com
December 5, 2013
11:00am
CTEA Annual Electronics Trade Show and Symposium Norris Conference Center 512-724-1138   Mary Nailos 
mry_nls@yahoo.com
February 13, 2014
03:00 pm
Electronics Design, Manufacturing, Test Symposium ITT Tech at 6330 US-290 512-345-1025   Bob Baker 
rjbakeratx@austin.rr.com
May 6, 2014
02:00 pm
CTEA Electronics Symposium at Tyrex Group Austin, TX 512-345-1025   Bob Baker 
rjbakeratx@austin.rr.com





President : Richard Donald Prekup  (ionDesign)
Phone : 512-260-5778
Email : rprekup@iondsn.com

Vice President : Steve Rosebaugh  (ASE (US) Inc.)
Phone : 512-583-6011
Email : steve.rosebaugh@aseus.com

Secretary : Larry Nathan Bright  (Microsemi Corporation)
Phone : 512-228-5788
Email : larry.bright@microsemi.com

Treasurer : Robert J. Baker  
Phone : 512-345-1025
Email : rjbakeratx@austin.rr.com

VP of Technical Programs : Tommy Fox  (Optimal Electronics Corporation)
Phone : 512-673-7416
Email : tfox@optelco.com

Past President : Shean Dalton  (PricoTex)
Phone : 512-971-2850
Email : shean@pricotex.com

VP of Membership (Appointed) : Everitt William Mace  
Phone : 512-966-1536
Email : billmace6@gmail.com

Arrangements Chairman (Appointed) : Ron Kampa  (ASE (US) Inc.)
Phone : 512-583-6004
Email : ron.kampa@aseus.com

Programs Committee : Andrew Mawer  (Freescale Semiconductor)
Phone : 512-895-7925
Email : andrew.mawer@freescale.com

Programs Committee : Rekha K. Bangalore  (FSL)
Phone : 512-895-3210
Email : Rekha.Bangalore@gmail.com

SMTA Liaison : Mary Ann Nailos  (Dell, Inc.)
Phone : 512-724-1138
Email : mary_nailos@dell.com

IMAPS Liaison (Appointed) : Bennett Joiner  
Phone : 512-964-8507
Email : bennett_joiner@hotmail.com

Board Liaison : Scott Priore (Cisco Systems, Inc.)
Phone Contact : 408-527-1814
Email Address : spriore@cisco.com




SMTA Global Members

Celestica Inc. Cisco Systems, Inc. Creation Technologies Inc. Henkel Electronic Materials LLC HISCO, Inc. Lockheed Martin Microsoft Corporation Nihon Superior Company, Ltd OnCore Manufacturing Services Plexus Corp. Quality Systems Integrated Corporation Specialty Coating Systems Vitronics Soltec USA