IPC APEX EXPO STEM Outreach Event 2022


“Calling all Future Engineers…”

January 27, 2022 | San Diego Convention Center


IPC in partnership with IPC’s Education Foundation is pleased to bring the STEM Outreach program to you. This program is designed to encourage students to consider a career in the electronics industry by spreading awareness of electronics manufacturing as a career choice.

What can you expect?

  • Real world technical skills training with a hands-on Soldering activity
  • Meet industry leaders in the electronics industry and connect in-person during a roundtable discussion
  • Tour the IPC APEX EXPO show floor and see next generation technology
  • Hear about exciting careers from current employees and industry experts during a career panel discussion




Otay Ranch High School

“The event gave me a better understanding in the field of digital electronics and opened my eyes to other aspects of the subject.”


Otay Ranch High School 

“I learned another part in the electronics engineering profession and I am now more knowledgeable about the industry. I know that this is a possible career path that I can go down in my future.”


Mission Hills High School

“This event heightened my interest in the engineering industry as well as opened my eyes up to options in industrial design and how it works alongside electrical engineering.”

The IPC Education Foundation expects to engage the emerging workforce, improve the perception of the manufacturing industry, prepare the talent pipeline, and to offer scholarships to deserving students, “It is an effort to expose a new generation to the potential of rewarding careers in an industry that requires workers with critical skills.”
Learn about IPC APEX EXPO STEM Outreach Event of 2020
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2020 Highlights

Event Details

Date: Thursday, January 27th, 2022
Time: 8:00am – 3:00pm
Venue: San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA


Proposed Agenda 

8:00-9:00 | STEM Breakfast and Official Welcoming

9:00-12:00 | Break-out Sessions
Attend 3 Education Tracks: 45-60 minutes each

  • Track I: Soldering
  • Track II: Industry Round Table Discussion
  • Track III: IPC APEX EXPO Show Floor Tour

12:00-1:00 | Career Panel Luncheon

1:00-2:00 | Break-out Session 
Attend 1 Education Track: 45-60 minutes

2:15 – 3:00 | Closing Remarks, Awards, and Dismissal

Want to support as a sponsor?

The IPC Education Foundation (IPCEF) is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We’ve pledged to upskill and train American workers with the technical skills they need to be successful in this industry. We rely on your support, because without you - we’ll not be able make a difference in the lives of the young workforce.

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