Silicon Valley (San Jose)

San Jose, CA 

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Chapter News

In Memoriam: John Hawley

We are saddened to learn that long time member and Silicon Valley Chapter Officer, John Hawley, passed away July 13, 2019. John served in many roles at Silicon Valley, including the President. We will always remember him with gratitude.

SMTA Silicon Valley Chapter EXPO

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 | 10:00 AM
Location: Bestronics Inc. 2090 Fortune Drive San Jose, CA 95131

Table Top exhibitors and 3 Technical Presentations followed by social hour at 3:30PM

Payment Instructions:

Questions? Contact:
Michelle Ogihara
(310) 707-8281

SMTA Silicon Valley Chapter Golf Tournment

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 | 10:00 AM
Location: Spring Valley Golf Course Milpitas, CASMTA

SMTA Silicon Valley Golf Tournament Shotgun Start at Noon

Questions? Contact:
Nick Iwata
(571) 379-6710

Welcome to the SMTA Silicon Valley Chapter

SMTA Silicon Valley Chapter

224 LinkedIn Members and Growing!


As of April 29th, 2016, our LinkedIn page has reached 224 MEMBERS! We truly appreciate our members and their support. 

Please feel free to contact our VP of Communications if you'd like to volunteer or contribute to SMTA. 

Chapter Calendar of Events

Date / Time Event Location Contact/Email
December 3, 2019
10:00 AM
SMTA Silicon Valley Chapter Golf Tournment Spring Valley Golf Course Milpitas, CASMTA Nick Iwata 
(571) 379-6710
December 4, 2019
10:00 AM
SMTA Silicon Valley Chapter EXPO Bestronics Inc. 2090 Fortune Drive San Jose, CA 95131 Michelle Ogihara 
(310) 707-8281

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Our Chapter Leaders

President : Robert A. Boguski  (Datest Corporation)

Vice President : Kevin McClay  (Captec)

Treasurer : Brian Douglas Carey  (Innovative Capital Resources NC, Inc.)

VP of Technical Programs : Lawrence Redican  (CID Consulting)

VP of Membership : Michelle Ogihara  (Seika Machinery, Inc.)

Technical Advisor : Brian J. Toleno Ph.D.  (Microsoft Corporation)

Technical Advisor (Appointed) : Jasbir Bath  (Bath Consultancy LLC)

Technical Advisor (Appointed) : Dennis E. Willie Sr.  (Flex)

VP of Golf (Appointed) : Nick Iwata  (ZESTRON Americas)

Board Liaison : Robert Boguski (Datest Corporation)

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Global Members of our Chapter


Global Participating Members of our Chapter


Keysight Technologies

ZESTRON Americas

Corporate Members of our Chapter


Bently Nevada LLC

Bestronics, Inc.

Canon USA, Inc.

Datest Corporation

Digitaltest, Inc.

EMSolutions Inc.




JH Technologies

Juniper Networks

Lab Pro Inc

Nordson DAGE

Nordson Sonoscan

nVidia Corporation

PacTech USA Inc.

PDR Rework and Test Systems

PRIDE Industries

Promex Industries, Inc.

Rocktin Technology Canada

Saki America Inc.

Senju Comtek Corporation

SHENMAO Technology, Inc.

Streamline Circuits LLC

Technica, USA

Tempo Automation

Xperi / Invensas

Zollner Electronics Inc.

Professional Members of our Chapter


IC Breakout, LLC

NuGeneration Technologies (NuGenTec)

SMTA Global Members

Amazon Celestica, Inc. Collins Aerospace Creation Technologies Inc. Henkel Electronic Materials LLC HISCO, Inc. IDENTCO INVENTEC Performance Chemicals ITW EAE Keysight Technologies KYZEN Corporation L3HARRIS Lenovo System Technology Company Limited, Shenzhen, PRC Metallic Resources, Inc. Micro Systems Technologies Management AG NEO Technology Solutions Nokia Bell Labs Plexus Corp. Samtec Microelectronics Specialty Coating Systems, Inc. VEXOS ZESTRON Americas

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