IPC is a global trade association dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its 2,600 member companies which represent all facets of the electronics interconnect industry, including design, printed circuit board manufacturing and electronics assembly.
As a member-driven organization and leading source for industry standards, training, market research and public policy advocacy, IPC supports programs to meet the needs of an estimated $1.5 trillion global electronics industry.
No matter what your role in the electronic interconnect industry—PCB Design, PCB Fabrication, EMS Provider, OEM, industry supplier, government agency, educational institution—you will find that IPC membership is a dynamic resource for everyone at your site. From technology, to management programs, to a public voice, your company will find the resources of the entire industry behind it!
IPC actively monitors national, state and foreign government actions that affect the electronic interconnection industry, and represents and promotes our members’ interests to these legislative bodies in:
taxation and finance
science and technology
PUBLIC POLICY ADVOCACY Major Policy Focus Areas
Federal R&D Funding for the Electronics Industry
National Security/Defense Electronics Supply Chain issues
PUBLIC POLICY ADVOCACY Environmental, Health & Safety
The IPC EHS program advocates the promotion of cleaner, safer manufacturing worldwide through:
Assisting the PCB/EMS industry in regulatory compliance
Promoting the development of workable, consistent and competitive legislation and regulations
PUBLIC POLICY ADVOCACY Current Environmental Issues
IPC is a United States-based trade association dedicated to furthering the competitive excellence and financial success of its members worldwide, who are participants in the electronic interconnect industry.
In pursuit of these objectives, IPC will devote resources to management improvement and technology enhancement programs, the creation of relevant standards, protection of the environment, and pertinent government relations.
IPC encourages the active participation of all its members in these activities and commits to full cooperation with all related national and international organizations.
The staff of IPC is committed to providing outstanding support to the volunteer committee activity of IPC, as well as to providing outstanding service to the members, to assist them in furthering their competitive excellence and financial success.
If you are a member of IPC and have questions about your membership, please contact Susan Storck, Membership Manager, at 847-597-2872 or SusanStorck@ipc.org.
If you are not a member of IPC and would like to learn more about joining the association dedicated to the electronics interconnect industry, please contact Neal Bender, Director of Membership, at 847-597-2808 or NealBender@ipc.org.