Factory Tour at SolarWorld

On February 15th, Solar World in Hillsboro treated EMA members to a fascinating and detailed tour of the solar panel manufacturing process. After having lunch and a brief introduction by Ben Santarris, head of corporate communications, our guides shared their cell and assembly processes. Lunch from The Corner Bakery was provided by our Event Sponsors, JRCurrier & Associates and RADServices … Read More

A Great Event at Sigma Design!

Over 30 EMA members (and guests) were treated to an informative presentation, lunch and a factory tour of Sigma Design’s  new (over 20,000 sq ft) facility in Camus Washington. SIGMADESIGN, Inc. https://www.sigmadzn.com  is a product design and engineering firm offering professional services that support projects from concept through production. Gary Clark started of the activities with a brief update on … Read More

EMA/ERA Donate $2,000.00 to Oregon Food Bank

On behalf of the Northwest Electronics Design & Manufacturing Expo (NEDME) Gary Clark and Dave Larson present a check  to Kyle Hummel (Corporate Relations) of the Oregon Food Bank. Held every October, the NEDME show is the largest exposition of its kind in the Pacific Northwest.  This year’s show was a record year with over 500 attendees and exhibitors. Since starting the … Read More

July Event – SBA Workshop/Networking – “How to capitalize on government contracting opportunities”

We would like to extend our special thanks to Garry Haslewood (GHaslewood@data-modul.com) of Data Modul for hosting the latest EMA Workshop/Networking Event and to our presenter, Yuri Yoshida Dyson – Small Business Opportunity Specialist on. “How to capitalize on government contracting opportunities in the electronic manufacturing space”. Yuri shared her expert advice on topics such as; A Brief overview of SBA … Read More