Real Time With... HKPCA & IPC Show 2012
Video Index

Here is a listing of all the videos from this show. Click on a thumbnail or video title to view a video.
PCB
MicroCraft, Yorio Hidehira (Japanese)

MicroCraft Display New Machine
In this Japanese interview, MicroCraft CEO Yorio Hidehira sits down with Shoji Suganuma to discuss MicroCraft's products and market outlook for 2013... and into the future.
Featured
Airtech, Jim Hegeduis

Airtech Shows Staying Power in China
Jim Hegeduis, PCB Business Development Manager for Airtech has been coming to the HKPCA show for 10 years, and he's watched the show and the region grow and develop. He discusses Airtech's strong commitment to technology and their equally strong commitment to Chinese PCB manufacturing.
Airtech, Max Chol

Airtech's Committed to China's Manufacturing
Airtech has been coming to the HKPCA show for 10 years, and he's been watching the show and the region grow and develop. Max discusses Airtech's strong commitment to technology and their equally strong commitment to Chinese PCB manufacturing.
Gardien, Alex Fung

Gardien's Reputation Precedes It
Test and inspection system provider Gardien has a truly global footprint. Gardien Vice President Alex Fung explains how Gardien's reputation can bring their customers value.
HKPCA, Canice Chung

Chairman Canice Chung Discusses the HKPCA
Canice Chung took over as chairman of the HKPCA six months ago, but he has been a main player in the HKPCA show since the beginning. The show has expanded, with a record-breaking number of exhibitors this year. Chung explains how the HKPCA has developed over the years, following the development of electronics in China; he also discusses how the HKPCA is working to support Chinese manufacturing and their member companies.
HKPCA, Ivy Wong

HKPCA Supports China's Manufacturers
Ivy Wong, Honorary Chairman of HKPCA, says that the show has expanded, with a record-breaking number of exhibitors this year. Wong explains how the HKPCA has developed over the years, following the development of electronics in China; she also discusses how the HKPCA is working to support Chinese manufacturing and their member companies.
IPC, John W. Mitchell

New IPC President Seeks Changes
IPC recently selected a new president, Dr. John W. Mitchell. He sat down with IPC Board of Directors member Bob Neves and PCB007 publisher Barry Matties. They discuss the changes IPC wants to achieve, and how to bring more value to the membership.
IPCA, Paresh Vasani

India Printed Circuit Association Update
India Printed Circuit Association President Paresh Vasani discusses the IPCA's efforts to foster and support printed circuit board manufacturing in India.
Maskless Lithography, Bill Elder

Maskless Lithography's Next Generation
It's been a busy few years for Maskless Lithography and their digital imaging technology. Having just announced the sale of six systems in North America while here for their third HKPCA & IPC show, Bill Elder discusses their next-generation LDI machine, the move beyond a "start up," and the importance of China.
Multek, Werner Widmann

Multek Around the World
Multek President Werner Widmann speaks with Marcy LaRont about Multek's extensive international market presence - LCDs in Brazil, smartphones in China, and what about Germany?
Orbotech, Winnie Cheng

Orbotech Launches Two New Machines
Orbotech has installed more than 730 LPI machines worldwide. And to celebrate, they have launched several new high-end machines at the HKPCA & IPC Show 2012. Winnie Cheng explains.
Orbotech, Yair Alcobi

Orbotech Launches Two New Machines at HKPCA
Orbotech has installed more than 730 LPI machines worldwide. And to celebrate, they have launched several new machines at the HKPCA & IPC Show 2012. Yair Alcobi, VP of Orbotech's PCB business, discusses the Discovery II AOI solution.
World Wide Group Event

World Wide Group Awards a Valued Customer
On the first day of the HKPCA & IPC Show 2012, World Wide Group presented an award to its valued customer.
World Wide Group, Francis Tsoi

World Wide Group Decodes the Trends
World Wide Group CEO Francis Tsoi discusses the trends he sees in the industry. Products like HDI and high-layer-count PCBs are getting more attention. World Wide Group displays some great new products designed to deal with these issues.
World Wide Group, K.T Wong

World Wide Group Machine Demo
World Wide Group displayed a variety of new products at this year's HKPCA & IPC Show. Take a look at this equipment demonstration.
Events
Cerambus

Cerambus Celebrates 10 Years
Cerambus celebrated its 10th anniversary during the HKPCA & IPC Show with a group of friends and customers.
HKPCA IPC Show

HKPCA IPC Show Grand Opening
HKPCA IPC Show 2012 was held at the Shenzhen Futian Convention and Exhibition Center. The show has expanded in size for 2012. The opening ceremony took place on November 28.
IPC, Hand Soldering Competition

The Final Round of the Hand Soldering Game
IPC's hand-soldering competition is now becoming a big deal in China, with 522 people registered. But only one can be the big winner and fly to the US for the worldwide competition.
World Wide Group Event

World Wide Group Awards a Valued Customer
On the first day of the HKPCA & IPC Show 2012, World Wide Group presented an award to its valued customer.
Chinese
Airtech, Max Chol

Airtech's Committed to China's Manufacturing
Airtech has been coming to the HKPCA show for 10 years, and he's been watching the show and the region grow and develop. Max discusses Airtech's strong commitment to technology and their equally strong commitment to Chinese PCB manufacturing.
Aptean, Wang Zhanjiang

Consona Converts to Aptean
Consona now joined the Aptean family, which really enhances their market in China. Wang Zhanjiang discusses some of the recent updates to the company's product line.
Attendees

HKPCA Attendees Satisfied With the Show
China Editor Edy Yu interviews a variety of attendees on the show floor. All of these visitors seem satisfied with this show, and most of them found what they are looking for.
ENT, Li Zihui

ENT Brings Low-Cost Solutions to HKPCA
ENT brought some low-cost solutions to the HKPCA & IPC Show 2012, which is great for the manufacturer who seeks for low-cost, high-value production solutions. Li Zihui believes that the market will keep climbing next year.
Elec & Eltek, Howard Chang

Elec & Eltek Analyzes the Market
As one of the top PCB fabricators in the world, Elec & Eltek has a lot of knowledge about the market. Business Development Manager Howard Chang shares his outlook.
Gardien, Alex Fung

Gardien's Reputation Precedes It
Test and inspection system provider Gardien has a truly global footprint. Gardien Vice President Alex Fung explains how Gardien's reputation can bring their customers value.
HKPCA, Ivy Wong

HKPCA Supports China's Manufacturers
Ivy Wong, Honorary Chairman of HKPCA, says that the show has expanded, with a record-breaking number of exhibitors this year. Wong explains how the HKPCA has developed over the years, following the development of electronics in China; she also discusses how the HKPCA is working to support Chinese manufacturing and their member companies.
IPC, Billy Shen

The Final Round of the IPC Hand Soldering Game
IPC's hand-soldering competition is now becoming a big deal in China, with 522 people registered. But only one can be the big winner and fly to the US for the worldwide competition. Billy Shen explains how this event helps the industry improve.
Jensys, Ivan Chan

Jensys Displays New MicroCraft Machine
Jensys bring MicroCraft's latest flying probe tester to the HKPCA & IPC Show 2012. Ivan Chan discusses this new tester, which is the fastest in the high-end market.
Joint Power, Jerry Zhao

Joint Power a First-Timer at HKPCA & IPC Show
Joint Power General Manager Jerry Zhao sits down with our editor to discuss their new AVI and AOI machines. With their automated features, they can help manufacturers save the labor costs and also improve speed and quality. They have a 300-person R&D team in their Nanjing headquarters.
OEM, Sam Chang

OEM Press Systems' New CEO Bullish on China
OEM Press Systems selected a new CEO in August, and he thinks they should invest heavily in the Chinese market. Sam Chang discusses some of the new products on display at the HKPCA & IPC Show, which he believes will prove very useful for milaero manufacturers.
Orbotech, Winnie Cheng

Orbotech Launches Two New Machines
Orbotech has installed more than 730 LPI machines worldwide. And to celebrate, they have launched several new high-end machines at the HKPCA & IPC Show 2012. Winnie Cheng explains.
Polar, Jonson Jiang

Polar: Market Needs More Time for Recovery
Polar's country manager Jonson Jiang sits down to discuss the firm's market expectations. They also chat about a new impedance tester, the CITS-880, that they brought to HKPCA.
Screen China, Yasuhito Kojima

Screen China & World Wide Group Bring Ledia to China
Screen China introduces its new Ledia direct imaging machine to the China market at the HKPCA & IPC show. President Yauhito Kojima discusses this technology, the importance of China and their business partnership with World Wide Group, who is helping them achieve their goals here.
World Wide Group, Francis Tsoi

World Wide Group Decodes the Trends
World Wide Group CEO Francis Tsoi discusses the trends he sees in the industry. Products like HDI and high-layer-count PCBs are getting more attention. World Wide Group displays some great new products designed to deal with these issues.
World Wide Group, K.T Wong

World Wide Group Machine Demo
World Wide Group displayed a variety of new products at this year's HKPCA & IPC Show. Take a look at this equipment demonstration.
English
Airtech, Jim Hegeduis

Airtech Shows Staying Power in China
Jim Hegeduis, PCB Business Development Manager for Airtech has been coming to the HKPCA show for 10 years, and he's watched the show and the region grow and develop. He discusses Airtech's strong commitment to technology and their equally strong commitment to Chinese PCB manufacturing.
Cerambus, John Nash & Dave Stone

Cerambus Thanks its Staff and Customers
Cerambus Managing Director John Nash and Technical Sales Manager Dave Stone show their appreciation to their staff and customers.
HKPCA, Canice Chung

Chairman Canice Chung Discusses the HKPCA
Canice Chung took over as chairman of the HKPCA six months ago, but he has been a main player in the HKPCA show since the beginning. The show has expanded, with a record-breaking number of exhibitors this year. Chung explains how the HKPCA has developed over the years, following the development of electronics in China; he also discusses how the HKPCA is working to support Chinese manufacturing and their member companies.
IPC, John W. Mitchell

New IPC President Seeks Changes
IPC recently selected a new president, Dr. John W. Mitchell. He sat down with IPC Board of Directors member Bob Neves and PCB007 publisher Barry Matties. They discuss the changes IPC wants to achieve, and how to bring more value to the membership.
IPCA, Paresh Vasani

India Printed Circuit Association Update
India Printed Circuit Association President Paresh Vasani discusses the IPCA's efforts to foster and support printed circuit board manufacturing in India.
LPKF China, Volker Kuhnle

LPKF's Next-Generation Microline 6320
LPKF China has had a presence in South China since 2001. They are show veterans here at HKPCA and their commitment to the region has resulted in an impressive machine installation presence here. LPKF China's CEO Volker Kuhnle discusses the company and their Microline 6320.
Maskless Lithography, Bill Elder

Maskless Lithography's Next Generation
It's been a busy few years for Maskless Lithography and their digital imaging technology. Having just announced the sale of six systems in North America while here for their third HKPCA & IPC show, Bill Elder discusses their next-generation LDI machine, the move beyond a "start up," and the importance of China.
Multek, Werner Widmann

Multek Around the World
Multek President Werner Widmann speaks with Marcy LaRont about Multek's extensive international market presence - LCDs in Brazil, smartphones in China, and what about Germany?
Orbotech, Yair Alcobi

Orbotech Launches Two New Machines at HKPCA
Orbotech has installed more than 730 LPI machines worldwide. And to celebrate, they have launched several new machines at the HKPCA & IPC Show 2012. Yair Alcobi, VP of Orbotech's PCB business, discusses the Discovery II AOI solution.
Rainbow Technology Systems, Jonathan Kennett

The Rainbow Process
Based on a liquid resist, LEDs and phototools, the Rainbow Process can achieve 20 micron detail and below, and produce a double-sided image in under 20 seconds. Jonathan Kennett discusses this process, which can operate without a full clean room.
atg Luther & Maelzer, Frank Zhang

atg Luther & Maelzer and ECT Offer Full Test
Frank Zhang of atg Luther Maelzer discusses the company's newest technology, Sniper, which is designed to raise the pass rate. Their brother company ECT provides PCB back-end testing, and was a first-time attendee at the HKPCA & IPC Show 2012.