ZESTRON Academy to Host Collaborative Workshop “Assembly, Cleaning, Coating, and Reliability” in Illinois

Manassas, VA – May 20, 2015 ZESTRON, the global leading provider of high precision cleaning products, services and training solutions in the electronics manufacturing industry, will host a free “Assembly, Cleaning, Coating, and Reliability” workshop together with Alpha, Stentech and HumiSeal.  This collaborative one day workshop will be held in Schaumburg, IL, on June 23rd. 

Learn about PCB failure mechanisms, solder paste challenges, surface analytics, conformal coating, and low cost solutions.

Bruce Barton, Assembly Process Specialist, Alpha, will present “When to Consider Type 4 Solder Paste” followed by “Stencil Design and Stencil Material Guidelines” presented by Kon Akbar, Technical Director, Stentech.  After a complimentary lunch, the workshop will continue with “Improvements in Yield and Reliability for SMT Processes via Cleaning” presented by Kalyan Nukala, M.S.Ch.E., Application Engineer at ZESTRON Americas and “Integrated Conformal Coating Solutions for Better PCBA Reliability,” presented by Jacek Knop, Sales Manager for the Americas, HumiSeal.  The event will conclude with a panel discussion featuring each presenter.

The workshop will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn Schaumburg, Schaumburg, IL, on Tuesday, June 23rd from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.  For more information on ZESTRON Academy’s webinars, workshops and other learning opportunities, please visit ZESTRON Academy.  Registration is required for this learning event.


Headquartered in Manassas, Virginia, and operating in more than 35 countries, ZESTRON is the globally leading provider of high precision cleaning products, services and training solutions for the electronics manufacturing industry. With six worldwide technical centers and the largest team of chemical engineers in the industry, ZESTRON’s commitment to ensuring that its customers surpass even the most stringent cleaning requirements is without equal. 

For additional information and to tour one of our unparalleled technical centers, please visit www.zestron.com.