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CTEA Tech Symposium Feb. 16 at National Instruments

Central Texas Electronics Association
 
Electronics Design, Manufacturing & Test Symposium 
Thursday, February 11, 2016
National Instruments (NI), Bldg-C, 11500 N. MoPac
   

Program:

 
3:00  -   Registration Begins
 
3:30  -   Welcome and Introductions
 
3:35  -   "PCB Sourcing Using Process Capability, Quality, and Relative Reliability (PCQR2) Data
               Naji Norder, Principal Hardware Engineer, Al Block, Principal Manufacturing Strategist, &
   Chris Joran, Regional Commodity Manager, National Instruments
                    
4:05  -   "The Internet of Things (IoT): A Human Perspective
Len Hause, Senior Technology Advisor,
Office of the Coordinator for Cyber Issues, United States Department of State
        
4:35  -   Break for Networking
 
4:50  -   "Location, Location, Location: Scouting Intellectual Properties in the Age of “More Than
               Moore”,  Kevin Hess, Ph.D., Founder, Patent technics
 
5:20  -   "The Future of Packaging and Assembly Technology
               Jan Vardaman, President, TechSearch International
 
5:50  -   Door Prizes Drawing & Closing Remarks
 
6:00  -   Food & Refreshments Served and More Networking
 
 
Registration:
 
RSVP to Bob Baker at:  rjbakeratx@gmail.com
 
No charge for SMTA & IMAPS members;  $10 for all non-members >> (Cash or Check ONLY!)
 
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) 






CTEA Fall Tech conference and Expo Oct. 20 in Austin

 
Central Texas Electronics Association
 
Electronics Design & Manufacturing Tech Forum & Expo
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Norris Conference Center behind Northcross Mall in Austin

 

Program:
 
10:00 – 4:00 Trade Show Open
 
                     Tommy Fox, COO, Optimal Electronics
 
                      Mike Tulkoff, COO, Flipped Health
 
Noon > FREE Lunch and Networking in Exhibit Area
 
1:00 > Door Prize Drawings and More Networking
 
                    Robert Wallace, Americas Marketing and Channel Partner Manager, Alpha
 
                     DJ Rosebaugh, Sales Manager, Lighthouse Solar
 
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 Ln, #365, Austin, Texas
 
 
In Central Texas, SMTA and IMAPS work together as the Central Texas Electronics Association (CTEA)
  






CTEA Electronics Design, Manufacturing & Test Symposium, August 11, 2015

        

The Central Texas Chapter (Austin) of IMAPS and SMTA had an interesting and successful August meeting hosted by AMD with 79 attendees.  Presentations were made by Bill Cardoso on “Apple Watch Teardown Analysis and More,”  Greg Caswell on “Using Physics of Failure to Improve Product Development Reliability,” Alan Palesko on “Chip Packaging for Electronic Wearables,” and Tu Anh Tran on “Cu Wire Packaging Reliability for Automotive and High Voltage.” 

 
    

 



Our next meeting on October 20 will be the annual EXPO (table top vendor show) with four technical presentations.  Booth registrations are being handled by SMTA.

Central Texas Electronics Association

 
Electronics Design, Manufacturing & Test Symposium 
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
AMD Bldg B500 Auditorium at 7171 Southwest Parkway
 

Program:

 

3:00  -   Registration Begins

 

3:30  -   Welcome and Introductions

 

3:35  -   "Apple Watch Teardown Analysis & More,” 

               Dr. Bill Cardoso, President, Creative Electron

                    

4:05  -   "Using Physics of Failure to Improve Product Development Reliability,” 

               Greg Caswell, Sr Member of Technical Staff, DfR Solutions

        

4:35  -   Break for Networking

 

4:50  -   "Chip Packaging for Electronic Wearables,” 

               Alan Palesko, VP Engineering, SavanSys Solutions

 

5:20  -   "Cu Wire Packaging Reliability for Automotive & High Voltage,” 

               Tu Anh Tran, Manager, Automotive Package Technology, Freescale Semiconductor

 

5:50  -   Door Prizes Drawing & Closing Remarks

 

6:00  -   Food & Refreshments Served and More Networking

 

 

Registration:

 

RSVP to Bob Baker at:  rjbakeratx@gmail.com

 

No charge for SMTA & IMAPS members;  $10 for all non-members >> (Cash or Check ONLY!)

 

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) 

 

 

In Central Texas, SMTA and IMAPS work together as the Central Texas Electronics Association (CTEA)

   






CTEA Electronics Design, Manufacturing & Test Symposium, May 12, 2015

Central Texas Electronics Association
 
Electronics Design, Manufacturing & Test Symposium 
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Kodiak Assembly at 2400 Grand Avenue Parkway in N. Austin

 

Program:
 
2:00  -   Registration Begins
 
2:30  -   Welcome and Introductions
 
2:35  -   Kodiak Assembly Factory Tours
 
                Bryan Fish, National Sales Manager, SOMACIS Company / Hallmark Circuits
                    
4:05  -   “New Technology Waterless Cleaning Approach,”
               Debbie Carboni, North American Manager, KYZEN
 
4:35  -   Break & Networking
 
               Applications,”  Burt Carpenter, Senior Member Technical Staff, Freescale Semiconductor
 
                Matthew Fiedler, Co-Founder / Chief Engineer, re:3D
 
5:50  -   Closing Remarks and Door Prizes Drawing
 
6:00  -   Food & Refreshments Served with More Networking
             
 
Registration:
 
RSVP to Bob Baker at:  rjbakeratx@gmail.com
 
No charge for SMTA & IMAPS members;  $10 for all non-members >> (Cash or Check ONLY!)
 
 
Event Location:
 
Kodiak Assembly at 2400 Grand Ave Pkwy #103, Austin, Texas (west of I-35 near Bratton Lane)
See Map at:   (Map to Kodiak)
 
In Central Texas, SMTA and IMAPS work together as the Central Texas Electronics Association (CTEA) 






CTEA Electronics Design, Manufacturing & Test Symposium

   The Central Texas Chapter of IMAPS held its February meeting at TEL (Tokyo Electron Limited) with technical presentations and pizza for supper.  With 66 attendees, it was a good opportunity for networking.  The presentations were "Trends in Test Technology for Advanced Packaging" by Joe Klein, "Using PVD for On-Chip EMI Shielding" by Stephen Golovato, "A Review of Semiconductor Packaging from an Industrial Perspective to See Whether Can Apply Any of this to HB LED Packaging" by Gerry Keller, "Using Surface Analysis Techniques to Solve Packaging and Interconnect Problems" by Scott Baumann, and "The Last Mile: Moving 3D IC into HVM" by Jan Vardaman.  Planning has started for the next meeting in May.

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 
Tokyo Electron (TEL) at 2400 Grove Boulevard in SE Austin

 

Program:
 
3:00  -   Registration Begins
 
3:30  -   Welcome and Introductions
 
                Joe Klein, Region Sales Manager, TEL Test Systems
                    
3:55  -  “Using PVD for On-Chip EMI Shielding,”
               Stephen Golovato, Dry Process Technology Director, TEL NEXX
 
                Gerry Keller, Owner / GM, Madera Solutions
 
4:45  -   Break & Networking
 
                Scott Baumann, Founder, Materials Characterization Services
 
 
6:00  -   Closing Remarks and Door Prizes Drawing
 
6:05  -   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:
 
Tokyo Electron at 2400 Grove Boulevard, Austin, Texas (between Riverside Dr & Ben White Blvd)
See Map at:   (Map to TEL)
 
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 5, 2013
02:00 pm
CTEA Electronics Symposium Feb 5, 2013 Austin, TX 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
August 12, 2014
02:00 pm
CTEA symposium Aug. 12 at Flextronics Flextronics Austin 512-345-1025   Bob Baker 
rjbakeratx@austin.rr.com
October 14, 2014
10:00AM
CTEA Annual Electronics Expo Norris Conference Center (512) 345-1025   Bob Baker 
rjbakeratx@austin.rr.com
February 10, 2015
03:00 pm
CTEA Electronics Symposium Tokyo Electron (TEL) at 2400 Grove Boulevard 512-345-1025   Bob Baker 
rjbakeratx@austin.rr.com
May 12, 2015
02:30 pm
CTEA Symposium at Kodiak Assembly Kodiak Assembly 2400 Grand Ave Parkway 512-345-1025   Bob Baker 
rjbakeratx@gmail.com
August 11, 2015
03:00 pm
CTEA Symposium at AMD AMD Bldg B500 at 7171 Southwest Parkway 512-345-1025   Bob Baker 
rjbakeratx@gmail.com
February 11, 2016
03:00 pm
CTEA Symposium Feb 11 at National Instruments National Instruments, Bldg C, 11500 N. Mopac 512-345-1025   Bob Baker 
rjbakeratx@gmail.com





President : Richard Donald Prekup  (ionDesign, Inc)
Phone : 512-663-5791
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@gmail.com

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

VP of Membership : Kevin Hess  (Patent Technics)
Phone : 512-586-4778
Email : k.hess@utexas.edu

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

Arrangements Chairman (Appointed) : Ron Kampa  (ASE (US) Inc.)
Phone : 512-583-6005
Email : ron.kampa@aseus.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

Programs Committee (Appointed) : Yeunjih Wang  
Phone : 512-413-3846
Email : yj_wang@onebox.com

Programs Committee (Appointed) : Deborah Hagen  (The University of Texas at Austin)
Phone : 512-636-5538
Email : dhagen@utexas.edu

Board Liaison : Richard Coyle (Nokia)
Phone Contact : 908-582-8062
Email Address : richard.coyle@nokia.com




SMTA Global Members

Celestica Inc. Cisco Systems, Inc. Creation Technologies Inc. Henkel Electronic Materials LLC HISCO, Inc. IDENTCO Keysight Technologies Lockheed Martin Metallic Resources, Inc. Micro Systems Technologies Management AG Microsoft Corporation NEO Technology Solutions (OnCore Manufacturing) Plexus Corp. Samtec Specialty Coating Systems Texwipe Vexos Vitronics Soltec USA