STI Electronics, Inc., a full service organization providing training services, training materials, analytical/failure analysis, prototyping and electronics contract manufacturing, proudly announces that Mark McMeen, VP of Engineering Services/Manufacturing, has been selected as a distinguished panelist for the upcoming Joint Defense Manufacturing Technology Panel (JDMTP) discussion on the “Challenges Facing the Wartime Defense Industrial Base In The Realm Of Advanced Electronics and Electro-optics.”

McMeen, a seasoned expert in defense technology and manufacturing, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to this crucial role. As a panelist, McMeen, alongside other esteemed industry leaders, researchers, and defense experts, will actively participate in exploring and addressing critical issues pertaining to the defense industrial base’s capabilities in the rapidly evolving fields of advanced electronics and electro-optics.

The panel discussion is designed to delve into multifaceted challenges posed by modern warfare scenarios, emphasizing the imperative for technological advancements in defense manufacturing. Focused on fostering collaboration and innovation, the JDMTP event promises to provide valuable insights and strategies to fortify the defense industrial base against emerging threats.

Event Details:

  • Date: December 12, 2023
  • Time: 1 p.m.
  • Location: Music City Center, Nashville, TN

The JDMTP extends an invitation to professionals, researchers, and stakeholders from the defense and technology sectors to join this insightful discussion. This event serves as a platform for leaders to share perspectives, collaborate on solutions, and contribute to the advancement of defense manufacturing capabilities.

About The Joint Defense Manufacturing Technology Panel (JDMTP):

The JDMTP stands as a premier platform uniting experts, industry leaders, and innovators in the defense manufacturing and technology sectors. Through panel discussions, conferences, and collaborative initiatives, JDMTP aims to address challenges, foster innovation, and promote the advancement of defense manufacturing technologies.

About STI Electronics, Inc.

Since 1982, STI Electronics, Inc. (STI) has been the premier full service organization for training, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and electronics contract manufacturing for the electronics industry. STI also produces a complete line of solder training kits and training support products. For more information, visit