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Workshop on PCB Education by NCAB Group

Event Details

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

1:00pm - 5:00pm

Klaus Advanced Computing Building (1116 East & West Seminar Room)

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Event Details

Workshop On PCP Education By NCAB Group Hosted by the IEEE Power Electronics Society Atlanta Chapter

This event is free of charge to all attendees! Lunch will be served! REGISTER NOW

Please join the IEEE Power Electronics Society Atlanta Chapter for an in-person workshop on printed circuit board (PCB) presented by the NCAB Group, a leading global PCB supplier. This four hour workshop covers a range of topics on PCB design and manufacturing, and is relevant to anyone who is interested in and/or works with PCBs.

A brief agenda for the workshop:

  1. Condensed Corporate presentation. This speaker will talk about the PCB industry at its present state. (Speaker: Ryan Miller)
  2. PCB 101 (Speaker: Amir Davoud)
  3. PCB Cost Drivers (Speaker: Ryan Miller)
  4. PCB Sustainability (Speaker: Ramon Roche)

Each presentation will be approximately one hour.

Location: Klaus 1116 East and West. The room is in the Klaus Research Wing, the wing that connects to the elevated walkway ("binary bridge"). Room 1116 East & West is accessible from the atrium on the first floor, next to the stairs.
Date: Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Time: 1:00 p.m. -  05:00 p.m.
All times are (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)




Ryan Miller is a Field Application Engineer with NCAB Group in the South East regional office. He has 11 years of industry experience as a Printed Circuit Board manufacturing engineer. After military service he began working at a circuit board manufacturing facility. During this time, Ryan learned the intricate process of manufacturing PCBs while attending college at night. Later, he moved into an engineering role where his functions included Design for Manufacture Analysis and stackup design. In 2017, Ryan earned a Bachelor's degree in Electronics Engineering Technology. In his free time, Ryan enjoys spending time with his family.

Amir Davoud is a Key Account Manager for the NCAB Group.  He combines over 10 years of factory direct PCB knowledge with 30 years of sales and marketing expertise.  Having cut his teeth working as a financial consultant on Wall Street, Amir later migrated into the call center world where he managed an INC 500 call center that serviced top tech and software companies.   Always looking for a new challenge he answered the call of a colleague and helped grow a local board house into an integral supplier of circuit boards to the defense and aerospace marketplace.  Over the years he has become a knowledgeable and trusted source in the printed circuit board industry.  In his spare time, you can catch him throwing darts in multiple leagues and competitions.

Ramon Roche is a field application engineer for NCAB Group in the South East regional office. As a mechanical engineer, his career started in the industrial automation industry where he gained a breath of knowledge in manufacturing process and equipment development. He brings experience supporting customers throughout the entire sales and production process. At NCAB, he specializes in sustainability and champions NCAB Group's aggressive approach to tackling these important issues. Outside of work, Ramon is an avid sports fan, both as a spectator and recreational athlete. He enjoys spending time outside, connecting with nature and building community with others.

Last revised September 12, 2022