Education and Events

Educational Opportunity One of the ways SMTA enables its members to achieve professional success is by providing unparalleled educational programs and events. The list below describes the various opportunities available to you.

Conferences/Symposia:
SMTA International - the strongest technical conference in the electronics assembly industry featuring a focused electronics exhibition     IWLPC - Covers leading-edge IC packaging and test technologies with special emphasis on 3D stacked packaging     International Conference on Soldering and Reliability
Pan Pacific - An international event covering on microelectronic packaging, interconnection, microsystems, nanotechnology, and assembly     Counterfeit Electronics Symposium    
Chapter Tutorials: Locally-tailored courses featuring one speaker addressing a key topic.

Local Chapter Events: Events planned independently by local SMTA officers including anything from technical presentations and facility tours to networking events and golf outings.

Webinars & Webtorials: SMTA Webinars and WebtorialsEducational online broadcasts featuring speakers on specific, timely topics. Learn right from your desk!

Knowledge Base: Search our Knowledge Base of 3,500+ technical articles.

SMTA BookStore: Browse the BookStore for industry approved reference publications.

Journal of SMT: Quarterly peer-reviewed journal featuring jury-selected technical papers.


Do you want to help ensure SMTA technical programs continue to offer the high quality technical information for which SMTA is known? Join the SMTA Technical Committee. If you have comments or suggestions please contact JoAnn Stromberg (joann@smta.org) or Patti Coles (patti@smta.org)





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Your Research Matters - Share Your Knowledge

Because of the dedication of engineers just like you, the electronics assembly and advanced packaging industries have seen tremendous growth over the years. Remember, every little bit helps and your research is beneficial to engineers all over the world. By presenting a technical paper at a conference you can contribute to the general advancement of the electronics industry as well as establish yourself and your company as an innovator and a thought leader. Get started by submitting an abstract for one of our upcoming conferences.

Please note: Submission of an abstract for an SMTA program is with the understanding that, if accepted, the author will provide a conference presentation and/or a technical paper for the proceedings.

All submissions must be non-commercial in nature and focus on technology research rather than a company product.

Upcoming Events Currently Accepting Abstracts:

  • International Conference on Soldering and Reliability (ICSR)
    Abstracts Due January 15th, 2015
  • Journal of SMT
    Now Accepting for next quarter's publication - Contact Ryan, ryan@smta.org

  • On-line Presentations (Webinars & Webtorials)
    Now Scheduling for 2015 - Contact Patti, patti@smta.org