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.


  • San Diego
    Reliability & Failure Analysis
    March 4, 2015 5:30 pm
    Peregrine

    India
    Quarterly Meeting
    March 7, 2015 9:00 am
    President Hotel, Bangalore

    Tampa Bay
    Enabling Implementation of Advanced Technologies
    March 11, 2015 5:00 pm
    Jabil Circuit

    Great Lakes (Chicago)
    SMTA GL Chapter Meeting: “Perspectives on LED Modules & Test ” - Craig Fenske, Philips Lighting
    March 12, 2015 5:30 PM
    Jameson's Charhouse, Arlington Heights, IL

    Capital (DC)
    Capital Chapter Meeting - “Elimination of Pb-Free Risk by Robotic Hot Solder Dip (RHSD)” presented by Donald Tyler
    March 17, 2015 5:30 PM
    EIT (Main Building Lunchroom) 108 Carpenter Drive

    Oregon
    Hidden Component Assembly; Passives Between Packages and Boards
    March 19, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

    Dallas
    Dallas Expo & Tech Forum
    March 24, 2015 7:30am
    Plano Center 2000 E. Spring Creek Pkway Plano TX 75074

    Silicon Valley (San Jose)
    SMTA Chapter Meeting - Materials: Underfill, Conformal Coating, & Nanomaterials
    March 26, 2015 3:00pm
    TBD

    Upper Midwest (Minnesota, Iowa & Dakotas)
    Stencil development boot camp
    April 8, 2015 1:00 PM
    TBD

    Oregon
    Effect of Processing Parameters on the Microstructural and Reliability of Pb-free Solder Alloys: Effect of Solder Composition and Sn Grain Morphology.
    April 9, 2015 6:00 PM
    PCC Willow Creek, Room 313

    Oregon
    Miniaturized Device Assembly
    April 18, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

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

    Wisconsin
    Wisconsin Chapter Expo and Tech Forum
    May 12, 2015 12:00 PM
    Milwaukee, WI

    Silicon Valley (San Jose)
    SMTA Chapter Meeting - Wearable Electronics
    May 14, 2015 03:00pm
    TBD

    Carolinas (NC, SC)
    Vendor Expo - Carolinas 2015
    May 19, 2015 09:00 am
    Gaston College

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

    India
    Quarterly meeting
    June 13, 2015 9:00am
    CHENNAI

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

    Ohio Valley
    Ohio Valley SMTA Expo
    July 15, 2015 9:00am
    Double Tree Hotel, Independence, Ohio

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

    San Diego
    TBD
    September 9, 2015 5:30PM
    TBD

    Dallas
    Chapter Meeting
    September 11, 2015 11:00AM
    TBD

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

    Silicon Valley (San Jose)
    SMTA Golf Tournament
    September 18, 2015 08:00am
    TBD

    Huntsville
    SMTA International
    September 27, 2015 8:00am
    Rosemont, Il

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

    Dallas
    Board Meeting
    October 9, 2015 12:00pm
    TBD

    Huntsville
    Tutorial
    October 15, 2015 8:00 am
    TBD

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

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

    Dallas
    Chapter Meeting
    November 13, 2015 11:00AM
    TBD

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

    Dallas
    Holiday Party
    December 4, 2015 6:00PM
    TBD

    India
    Quarterly meeting
    December 12, 2015 9:00am
    CHENNAI

    Huntsville
    Chapter Meeting Counterfeit Parts
    March 5, 2015 5:00 pm
    Adtran Islandview Conference Room

    Space Coast (Melbourne FL)
    Chapter Tutorial Program - Advanced SMT Technologies
    March 10, 2015 9:00 am
    Mack Technologies

    Atlanta
    Chapter Meeting
    March 12, 2015 4:30PM
    Prime Technological Services

    India
    Fundraiser - Offbeat
    March 15, 2015 6:15 pm
    Chowdiah Memorial Hall, Bangalore

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

    Ohio Valley
    O.V. SMTA Meeting
    March 20, 2015 9:00am
    Lincoln Electric

    Toronto (Ontario)
    Introduction to Manufacturing and EMS Operations
    March 25, 2015 9:15 AM
    Celestica

    Huntsville
    Chapter Meeting
    April 6, 2015 5:00 pm
    Adtran

    San Diego
    TBD
    April 8, 2015 5:30PM
    TBD

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

    Space Coast (Melbourne FL)
    Annual Fishing Trip
    May 1, 2015 7:00 AM
    Port Canaveral, FL

    Dallas
    Chuck Bauer-Embedded Passives & Actives
    May 8, 2015 11:30am
    Double Tree Hotel-4099 Valley View Lane, Dallas, TX 75244

    San Diego
    TBD
    May 13, 2015 5:30PM
    TBD

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

    San Diego
    TBD
    June 10, 2015 5:30PM
    TBD

    Dallas
    Chaper Meeting
    June 12, 2015 11:30am
    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

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

    Dallas
    Board Meeting
    August 14, 2015 12:00pm
    TBD

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

    India
    Quarterly meeting
    September 12, 2015 9:00am
    president hotel bangalore

    Huntsville
    Chapter Meeting
    September 17, 2015 5:00 pm
    Adtran

    Ohio Valley
    Southern Ohio Meeting
    September 18, 2015 9:00am
    Southern Ohio

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

    Oregon
    Octoberbest
    October 7, 2015 9:00 AM
    Tektronix

    San Diego
    Octoberfest
    October 14, 2015 5:30PM
    TBD

    Silicon Valley (San Jose)
    SMTA Chapter Meeting - LEDs
    October 18, 2015 03:00pm
    TBD

    Oregon
    Reflow Pallet Design
    October 21, 2015 4:30 PM
    TBD

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

    Ohio Valley
    O.V. SMTA Meeting
    November 13, 2015 9:00am
    Lorain Community College - Elryia, Ohio

    Huntsville
    Chapter Holiday Event
    December 3, 2015 6:00 pm
    TBD

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

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