IPC India Virtual Member Forum

Friday, February 19, 2021
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM IST

  Program Schedule:  

    •   4:00 PM: Welcome by Mr. Gaurab Majumdar, Executive Director, IPC India
    •   4:05 PM: Presentation on "Global Electronic Industry Standards applicable to Automotive Industry" by Mr. David Bergman, Vice President (Standards & Technology) – IPC, USA
    •   4:25 PM: Presentation on "Technology, changing the landscape of skill requirement in the automotive industry" by Mr. Arindam Lahiri, CEO - Automotive Skills Development Council (ASDC)
    •   4:45 PM: Q&A
    •   5:00 PM: Summary & End of session


As per research report electronics systems will account for over 50% of cars cost by 2030. Electronic systems within a vehicle have become more complicated and critical to the safe operation of a vehicle. To ensure electronics systems are meeting the high-reliability requirements demanded by the automotive industry, IPC is working with the electronics industry to deliver the quality standards required to meet these stringent automotive requirements. The automotive industry in India is undergoing a transformation because of its sustained growth and profitability. To cope up with such a transformation ASDC encourages skilling, re-skilling and up-skilling programs in the automotive indutsry for higher value addition.


IPC & ASDC joint inititaive to create awarness of standards, certification & skilling for stakeholders involved with automotive industry.

  Who can participate?  

ASDC stakeholders and IPC India Members.

  Benefits of participation:  

Professionals & new comers in automotive supply chain need to look at up-skilling/re-skilling opportunities and have knowledge of global electronics standards applicable for automotive manufacturing. Today's automobiles contain multiple electronics systems that control or monitor all aspects of the vehicle, and the quality and security of vehicle electronics are key requirements to guarantee safety.


There is NO registration charge for participation. Registration is through Zoom link

About The Presenters

  Mr. David W Bergman, Vice President (International Relation), IPC  


  Mr. Arindam Lahiri, CEO - Automotive Skills Development Council – ASDC