Tag Archives: TAEC Chair

In Memoriam – Bernie Kessler

It is with deep sadness that IPC announces the passing of electronics industry pioneer and IPC Hall of Famer, Bernard (Bernie) Kessler. Bernie passed away on December 2, 2019 at age 96. Active in IPC for more than 50 years, Bernie served as IPC’s first chair of the Technical Activities Executive Council (TAEC). He earned […]

Dieter Bergman – Our Industry Loses an Icon

By Ray Pritchard IPC Executive Director Emeritus Dieter Bergman was the most accomplished, productive, creative and cheerful human being I ever met.  Besides, “he was always fun to be with.” That’s saying a lot because for more than 40 years I was involved in organizing and managing a number of trade associations, including 35 years […]