Industry Associations


Nadcap is an industry-managed approach to conformity assessment that brings together technical experts from both Industry and Government to establish requirements for accreditation, accredit Suppliers and define operational program requirements.

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IPC is the only trade association that brings together all of the players in this industry: designers, board manufacturers, assembly companies, suppliers, and original equipment manufacturers. The global trade association is dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its more than 3,300 member companies. IPC is a member-driven organisation and leading source for industry standards, training, market research and public policy advocacy.

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The European Institute of Printed Circuits EIPC is a network of PCB professionals providing platforms to exchange business & technology information for the success of the European electronics industry. SCL Group sponsor The EIPC and regularly contribute to papers and lectures.

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The Midlands Aerospace Alliance supports and represents the aerospace industry across the Midlands region, with help from the regional development agencies Advantage West Midlands and the East Midlands Development Agency.

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Managed by ADS, Supply Chains for the 21st Century (SC21) is an improvement program designed to increase the performance of suppliers and ultimately their supply chains within the UK aerospace, security, space and defence industries. It has an industry commitment to focus on delivering a globally competitive UK supply chain within the Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space sectors.

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techUK represents the companies and technologies that are defining today the world that we will live in tomorrow.

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