Printed Circuit Association (IPCA) is a voluntary, non-profit, service-oriented professional organization comprising leading technical experts of PCB manufacturing in the country. The Association’s primary objective is to promote learning and the advanced education in the science and application of electronic packaging, namely Printed Circuit and inter-connection techniques.
Membership of IPCA is open to PCB manufacturers, PCB designers, EMS companies, PCB users, suppliers of equipment and raw materials and their authorized representatives, who are interested in devoting their time for the upliftment of PCB technology in the country
This Association is the first of its kind in the country and in fact it is the only Association representing the interests of the PCB manufacturers and users devoted to promoting the welfare and progress of PCB Industry in India.
The stalwarts of the PCB industry support IPCA in the study of Indian PCB Market as well as Global PCB Market present scenario. IPCA also conducts educational training programmes on PCB design, manufacture, assembly and testing with the help of a recognized institution to ensure high-quality talent available to the PCB Industry.
IPCA is recognized Association by Govt. of India, Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) and Governing Council Member of Electronic Sector Skills Council of India (ESSCI).
The Association enjoys the complimentary membership of IPC, USA from 1998 onwards, updated by IPC with all the latest technical literature in the field of PCB manufacture. IPCA is a member of the WORLD ELECTRONIC CIRCUITS COUNCIL (WECC) and is represented in all its international council meetings to provide an opportunity for IPCA to be in close association with other world PCB Associations like CPCA, EIPC, TPCA, KPCA, JPCA, and IPC.History of the Association
Past Presidents who have held Office
|Sl. No.||Name of the President||Year|
|2||Mr. Vedu Mitter||1988-90|
|3||Mr. G Sudarshanam||1990-92|
|4||Mr. Mukund Shah||1992-94|
|5||Mr. Sarangi||1994-96 1996-98|
|6||Mr. Harish Mahajan||1998-00|
|8||Mr. Rajinder Kumar||2001-02|
|9||Mr. Mukund Shah||2002-04 2004-06|
|10||Mr. Anil Kumar||2006-08 2008-10|
|11||Mr. Mukund Shah||2010-12|
|12||Mr. Paresh Vasani||2012-13|
|13||Mr. Viral Bhulani||2013-14 2014-16|