Chapter News

Click on any of the chapter names below to view the local chapters' detail pages. Also visit the SMTA Calendar for a listing of local activity around the world. Visit the Chapter Maps for a complete listing of local chapters and locations.
  • If you are interested in reestablishing the SMTA Pacific NW Chapter (WA) contact SMTA director of chapter relations Karen Frericks.
  • Contact Karen Frericks if you are interested in being on the leadership team for the formation chapter in Guadalajara.
  • Contact Oregon Chapter vice president Jim Kuehn, Tyco Electronics Automation Group, if you are interested in being on the leadership team for a formation chapter in British Columbia.


  • Atlanta
    Joint Chapter Meeting SMTA / WIE
    January 15, 2015 4:30 PM
    Berkeley Hills Country Cl

    Oregon
    Reflow Pallet Design
    January 21, 2015 4:30:00
    Vanguard EMS

    Rocky Mountain (Colorado)
    SMTA Rocky Mountain Expo
    January 28, 2015 9:00 AM
    Sports Authority Field

    Space Coast (Melbourne FL)
    Winter Golf Classic
    February 6, 2015 8:30am
    Duran Golf Club

    Atlanta
    Chapter Meeting
    March 12, 2015 4:30PM
    TBD

    Oregon
    SMT Passive Components between BGA and PCB
    March 19, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

    Atlanta
    Atlanta Chapter Expo
    April 15, 2015 9am
    Gwinnett Convention Cente

    Upper Midwest (Minnesota, Iowa & Dakotas)
    Problem solving techniques
    May 6, 2015 1:00 PM
    TBD

    Oregon
    Supplier Day
    May 15, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

    Upper Midwest (Minnesota, Iowa & Dakotas)
    Vendor Show
    June 17, 2015 8:00 AM
    TBD

    Upper Midwest (Minnesota, Iowa & Dakotas)
    Golf Outing
    July 2, 2015 8:00 AM
    Stonebrooke Golf Course

    Upper Midwest (Minnesota, Iowa & Dakotas)
    Chapter member event
    August 12, 2015 1:00 PM
    TBD

    Oregon
    Rigid Flex Technology
    September 16, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

    Upper Midwest (Minnesota, Iowa & Dakotas)
    SMTA International
    September 28, 2015 8:00 AM
    Chicago

    Connecticut
    2015 Chapter Expo
    October 20, 2015 10:00am
    Waterbury Marriott

    Oregon
    Supply Chain Management
    October 21, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

    Oregon
    Lean Manufactruing
    November 18, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

    Tampa Bay
    The Deadly Sins of SMT w/ Phil Zarrow
    August 13, 2104 5:00
    Jabil Circuit

    Space Coast (Melbourne FL)
    Manufacturing Wrong
    January 21, 2015 11:00 AM
    Harris CBC

    Upper Midwest (Minnesota, Iowa & Dakotas)
    IPC comparison rev E to J for standards
    January 28, 2015 8:00 AM
    TBD

    Silicon Valley (San Jose)
    SMTA Chapter Meeting - Assembly of PoP Components
    January 29, 2015 03:00pm
    TBA

    Oregon
    SMT 101
    February 11, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

    Oregon
    Chapter Training Day
    March 18, 2015 4:30 PM
    Axiom

    Upper Midwest (Minnesota, Iowa & Dakotas)
    Rework Presentation
    March 25, 2015 8:00 AM
    TBD

    Oregon
    Miniaturized Device Assembly
    April 15, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

    Space Coast (Melbourne FL)
    Annual Fishing Trip
    May 15, 2015 7:00 AM
    Port Canaveral, FL

    Atlanta
    Chapter Meeting
    June 11, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

    Oregon
    NO GENERAL MEETING
    June 18, 2015 4:30 PM
    None

    Oregon
    The Oregon SMTA Golf Tournament
    August 2, 2015 10:00 AM
    Chehalem Glenn G.C.

    Atlanta
    Chapter Meeting
    September 10, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

    Oregon
    SMTAi Chicago
    September 27, 2015 8:00 AM
    Chicago

    Oregon
    Octoberbest
    October 1, 2015 9:00 AM
    Tektronix

    Upper Midwest (Minnesota, Iowa & Dakotas)
    Stencil print boot camp
    October 21, 2015 8:00 AM
    TBD

    Atlanta
    Chapter Meeting
    November 12, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

    Oregon
    Member Appreciation Social
    December 9, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD