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SMTA Issues SMTA International 2010 Call for Papers


Minneapolis, MN - The SMTA International Technical Committee invites you to submit an abstract for SMTAI 2010, the electronic industry's premier forum on the manufacture of electronic products utilizing surface mount, advanced packaging and related technologies, being held October 24-28, 2010 in Orlando, Florida.

Papers should describe significant results from experiments, emphasize new techniques, and contain technical, economic or appropriate test data. Materials should be original, unpublished and non-commercial in nature.

Papers are being solicited in the following categories:
•    Emerging Technologies
•    Components
•    Assembly
•    PCB Technology
•    Process Control
•    Harsh Environment Applications
•    Business

Abstracts (300 words) are due March 5, 2010. Proposals are also solicited from individuals interested in teaching educational courses related to surface mount technology, advanced packaging, and electronics manufacturing. Course length may be half-day or full-day, and these proposals must also be submitted by March 5, 2010.

Speakers and participants benefit by making contributions to the industry and through recognition by colleagues for sharing research work and findings.  To reward exceptional achievement, $1,000 and a recognition plaque are given for the "Best of Conference Presentation," "Best of Proceedings Paper," and "Best International Paper."

Visit to view the complete Call for Papers and to submit an abstract.  For more information contact JoAnn Stromberg at 952-920-7682 or

SMTA Headquarters
6600 City West Parkway, Suite 300
Eden Prairie, MN 55344 USA

Phone +1 952.920.7682
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