Meet Manufacturing Technology Experts on the Expo Floor
Calling all Young Professionals and those new to the industry! Join us at SMTA International during our interactive in-expo networking event, Passport to the World of SMT!
How It Works
After picking up your passport during the kick-off meeting, you can think of yourself as an "Explorer" in the world of SMT. Your goal is to collect stamps from "Ambassadors" in designated booths on the show floor. You can introduce yourself, learn about the specific technology or process, ask questions, and exchange business cards.
You can visit ambassadors at your convenience during open show hours on Tuesday and Wednesday Collect as many stamps as you can by 1pm on Wednesday for your chance to win a prize.
This event is hosted by the SMTA Student and Young Professionals committee and is open to all attendees.
Tuesday, October 10 | 10:00am | Room 200AB
Come to the kickoff reception on Tuesday morning at 10:00am to collect your passport and hear from industry experts, Chrys Shea and Sal Sparacino about how to make the most out of your “travel experiences” through the world of SMT!
Wednesday, October 11 | 1:00pm | SMTA Membership Booth #1345
Join us for the concluding celebration of the SMT Passport Program! Test your knowledge with exciting trivia and seize the opportunity to win fantastic prizes. It's an event you won't want to miss!
Trivia winners receive a Starbucks gift card. Travel to all participating exhibitor booths and submit your filled passport
for a chance to win the Grand Prize drawing of an Apple iPad!
Explore the following SMT technology at the SMTAI expo:
Solder Paste Deposition & Inspection
Stencils, printers, solder paste, jets and dispensers
Fine Pitch/Odd Form/Multifunction
Automated Optical Inspection
Pre- and post- reflow
X-Ray and Other Post-Reflow Testing
ICT, Flying Probe, Boundary scan