STI Electronics, Inc., a full-service organization providing training services, training materials, analytical/failure analysis, prototyping, and contract PCB assembly, today announced that David Raby, President & CEO, will participate in the Reliability Matters Podcast during the SMTA Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2023 at 9 a.m. in Kauai, Hawaii.

The Podcast will be recorded live during PanPac where Mike Konrad and Mr. Raby will discuss the challenges of a contract manufacturer. PanPac attendees are invited to the live podcast. It also will be available to watch at:

Reliability Matters is a podcast on the subject of reliability of circuit assemblies. Reliability “best practices” and success stories are discussed. This podcast features interviews with experts in the electronic assembly industry. All electronic production segments which effect product reliability are on the table. This includes contamination, coating, cleanliness assessment, inspection, building for harsh environments and more.

STI’s production capabilities provide customers with engineering services, electronics manufacturing, failure analysis and a microelectronics lab. Each department or service area complies with various quality standards and regulatory requirements to bring a competitive advantage in providing an optimization of costs, effectiveness and support to each client and their product.

About STI Electronics, Inc.

Since 1982, STI Electronics, Inc. (STI) has been a full-service organization providing electronics contract manufacturing, electro mechanical box build, microelectronics lab (clean room), rework & repair services, material failure analysis, analytical lab services, circuit design, testing, prototype manufacturing services, training services, training materials, online training, and custom courses.  For more information, visit