IPC APEX EXPO

Hand Soldering World Championship Sponsorship Opportunities

SOLDER MATERIAL SPONSORSHIP

GOLD SPONSOR - Exclusive

$10,000 IPC Member, $12,500 IPC Nonmember

  • Includes Sponsorship for IPC’s STEM Outreach Program
  • Provide below materials for 5 workstations
    • Solder wire with Ø 0,3 and 0,5 and 0,7 mm with the alloy SAC 305 and flux L0 or L1
    • Repair flux

SPONSORSHIP OF PCBs

GOLD SPONSOR – Exclusive

$10,000 IPC Member, $12,500 Nonmember

  • Includes Sponsorship for IPC’s STEM Outreach Program
  • Provide materials below for 5 workstations
    • 25 HSC competition bare boards according to Gerber files and specification from IPC
    • 150 Student boards according to Gerber files and specification from IPC

WORKSTATION SPONSORSHIP

GOLD SPONSOR - Exclusive

$10,000 IPC Member, $12,500 Nonmember

  • Includes Sponsorship for IPC’s STEM Outreach Program
  • Provide materials below for 5 workstations

SILVER SPONSOR

$2,500 IPC Member, $3,125 Nonmember

  • Provide materials below for 2 workstations

BRONZE SPONSOR

$1,500 IPC Member, $1,875 Nonmember

  • Provide materials below for 1 workstation

Workstation Materials

Workstation sponsorship requires working tables adapted for soldering station(s) including:

  • Table with minimum 5 power contacts adapted for 1 phase 230Volt (AC) and 10 Amps
  • ESD adapted
  • Working light
  • Chair (ESD approved) and adjustable several functions

TRAINER JUDGE (Five Positions Available)

$500 IPC Member, $625 Nonmember

The Trainer Judge Positions are open to individuals who are able to inspect and judge according to IPC-610F Class 2 as well as:

  • MIT 610 level
  • Able to speak English along with being fluent in either:  French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Polish or Vietnamese a plus

CONTRIBUTING SPONSOR (Open to IPC Distributors and/or Training Centers)

Hand Soldering Competition Sponsor or STEM Outreach Program Sponsor

$1,500 IPC Member, $1,875 Nonmember

Hand Soldering Competition Sponsor and STEM Outreach Program Sponsor

$2,500 IPC Member, $3,125 Nonmember


SOLDERING STATION SPONSORSHIP

GOLD SPONSOR – Exclusive - Sold, Purchased by American Hakko Products, Inc.

$10,000 IPC Member, $12,500 Nonmember

  • Includes Sponsorship for IPC’s STEM Outreach Program
  • Provide below materials for 5 workstations

Workstation Materials

  • Soldering Station for Lead Free hand soldering
  • Tin cleaning accessories
  • Appropriate tips for IPC competition board. BOM will be supplied by IPC Europe if needed).
    • Bent Conical, 0.5mm(0.4~0.6mm)
    • Chisel, 1.5mm (1~2mm)
    • Chisel, 2mm (1.8~2.5mm)
    • Hoof, 1.5mm (1~2mm)
    • Hoof, 3.5mm (3~4mm)
    • Blade, 6mm (5~8mm)
    • Desoldering tip – Remove PTH
    • "Desoldering tip, ID 1.0mm, OD:2.0mm"
    • "Desoldering tip,ID 1.5mm, OD:3.0mm
    • "QFP”(100Pin) 15.5mm*15.5mm" – Removal tip
    • "Tweezer and/or Bifurcated Tip 1mm*2mm"
    • "Tweezer and/or Bifurcated Tip 3mm*5mm"
    • "Tweezer and/or Bifurcated Tip 6.5mm*10mm"
    • Hot Air removal tool
      • Nozze, 5mm
      • Nozzel, 10mm
      • Nozzel,20mm
  • Tin Solder collector
  • Solder braid

FUME EXTRACTOR SPONSORSHIP

GOLD SPONSOR - Exclusive - Sold, Purchased by American Hakko Products, Inc.

$10,000 IPC Member, $12,500 Nonmember

  • Includes Sponsorship for IPC’s STEM Outreach Program
  • Provide materials below for 5 workstations

Workstation Materials

Sponsorship Inspection of PCBAs (Assembled and Soldered PCBs) required exhaust systems for flux fumes:

  • System for table(s)

INSPECTION OF PCBAs SPONSORSHIP

GOLD SPONSOR - Exclusive - Sold, Purchased by Thales DMS France SAS

$10,000 IPC Member, $12,500 Nonmember

  • Includes Sponsorship for IPC’s STEM Outreach Program
  • Provide materials below for 5 workstations

Workstation Materials

Sponsorship Inspection of PCBAs (Assembled and Soldered PCBs) requirement of visual inspection stations:

  • Mag Light (Inspection)
  • Work Light  (Could be combined with mag light)
  • Binocular scope or other magnification, inspection scope

BENEFITS

Gold Sponsors

  • Exclusive opportunity to provide company products(s) to contestants for use during the IPC Hand Soldering World Championship
  • Company name listed in press release announcing the competition
  • Prominent and elevated visibility through company logo placement on show website, ad in printed show directory, on signage at the event and on signage at the competition
  • Opportunity to display promotional materials at the competition
  • Company name listed in press release after the event announcing the World Champion
  • Recognized as a sponsor for IPC’s STEM Outreach Program
  • Company name included as a sponsor in a press release announcing the program
  • Acknowledgment of program sponsorship with company logo placement on show website, ad in printed show directory, on signage at the event and on signage at the competition
  • Company logo on T-shirts that will be given to program participants
  • Opportunity to provide a company branded welcome gift to program participants
  • Opportunity for one staff member to attend the luncheon panel discussions
  • Opportunity for a staff member to be a panelist for the luncheon panel discussions
  • A donation in your company’s name to the student’s school STEM program

Silver Sponsors

  • Company name listed in press release announcing the competition
  • Prominent and elevated visibility through company logo placement on show website, ad in printed show directory, on signage at the event and on signage at the competition
  • Opportunity to display promotional materials at the competition
  • Company name listed in press release after the event announcing the World Champion

Bronze Sponsors

  • Company name listed in press release announcing the competition
  • Prominent and elevated visibility through company logo placement on show website, ad in printed show directory, on signage at the event and on signage at the competition
  • Company name listed in press release after the event announcing the World Champion

Trainer Judge

  • Name listed on show website
  • Name listed on signage at competition

Contributing Sponsor

  • Name listed on show website
  • Name listed on signage at competition

CONTACT

If you have any questions or are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact:

Kim DiCianni, CEM
Exhibits Manager
KimDiCianni@ipc.org, +1 847 597 2823

Alicia Balonek, CEM
Senior Director, Tradeshow & Events
AliciaBalonek@ipc.org, +1 847-597-2898