IPC Hand Soldering World Championship

Hand Soldering CompetitionWho's the Best of the Best?

Competitors from around the world will compete for a cash prize of $1,000, and an American Hakko Products, Inc. soldering station. Come and watch this exciting competition to see who will win the 2016 Hand Soldering World Championship title!

Judges – Master IPC Trainers

Robert Fornefeld, L3-Communications
Shelley Holt, L-3 Communications
Woo-Che Shim, The 86th Avionics Maintenance Depot, Republic of Korea Air Force

Wednesday, March 16 – 1:30 pm

Karmila, OSI Electronics (Indonesia)
Jacek Majchrzak, PartnerTech (Europe)

Wednesday, March 16 – 3:00 pm

Vu Thi Xuan, UMC Electronics Vietnam Ltd (Vietnam)
Li Ying, East China Institute of Electronic Engineering (China)
Hyo-Jung Back, LIGNex1 Co., Ltd (Korea)

Wednesday, March 16 – 4:30 pm

Keiko Kaizawa, Advantest Corporation (Japan)
Katja Sthalmann, Grundig GmbH (Europe)

Thursday, March 17 – 11:00 am

Pan Yu Hua, Southwest China Research Institute of Electronic Equipment (China)
Yukino Sasaki, Advantest Corporation (Japan)
Madam Ragini, Amar Raja Electronics (India)

Thursday, March 17 – 1:00 pm

Announcement of Winners and Awards Ceremony

Premier Sponsors

Alpha American Hakko Products, Inc.
JBC Tools USA, Inc.


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