Greg Caswell, a Lead Consulting Engineer for Ansys Corporation, is an industry recognized expert in the fields of SMT, advanced packaging, printed board fabrication, circuit card assembly, and bonding solutions using nanotechnology. He has been well-regarded as a leader in the electronics contract manufacturing and component packaging industries for the past 50 years. He has presented over 270 papers at conferences all over the world and has taught courses at IMAPS, SMTA and IPC events. He helped design the 1st pick and place system used exclusively for SMT in 1978, edited and co-authored the 1st book on SMT in 1984 for ISHM and built the 1st SMT electronics launched into space. Greg has won several awards including the IMAPS Lifetime Achievement Award in 2018, the ISHM Daniel C. Hughes Award (highest award given to an individual), ISHM Fellow of the Society Award and the Tracor Technical Innovation Award.