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MAY 2020 I SMT007 MAGAZINE 97 5 Smart Factory Insights: Size Matters—The Digital Twin E In the electronics manufac- turing space, at least, less is more. Michael Ford consid- ers what the true digital twin is really all about—includ- ing the components, uses, and benefits—and empha- sizes that it is not just an excuse to show some cool 3D graphics. 6 ICM Controls Remains Open in Support of Essential Services E ICM Controls, a leader in the man- ufacture and sup- ply of electronic controls, was clas- sified as an essential service provider by NY State and granted exemption status; therefore, they are "not subject to the required 100% workforce reduction [mandate]" pursuant to the Governor's revised Executive Order 202.6. 7 SMTA Releases Selective Soldering 101 Online Training Course E The Surface Mount Technology Associa- tion (SMTA) announc- ed the recent release of Selective Solder- ing 101, the latest in a series of online training courses on the funda- mentals of electronics assembly. 8 Bosch Selects MIRTEC as Strategic 3D AOI Partner E MIRTEC is pleased to announce that after an extensive evalu- ation, BOSCH has selected MIRTEC's 3D AOI Technology as the best solution to meet their ongoing quality initiatives. 9 Greg Vance to Serve as SMTA Interim President E Nolan Johnson talks to Greg Vance about taking over the SMTA Board President's role through September. This dis- cussion includes an update on multiple board chair changes, and an update on the board's work to achieve their current set of objectives. J X-Rayted Inspection: Manufacturing in the Eye of a Pandemic E Dr. Bill Cardoso usually writes about X-ray inspec- tion, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and how it all connects to Industry 4.0. This month, however, he shifts gears and shares some of the things Creative Electron has been doing during the COVID-19 outbreak. Michael Ford Greg Vance Dr. Bill Cardoso

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