SMTC Presentation: Driving Product Optimization Through Early Stage Supplier Engagement

Exploring Design for Excellence (DFX)

Brian Morrison, from SMTC, took his wealth of knowledge and understanding as the Director of Value Engineering & Technology and presented crucial industry information at the American Medical Device Summit 2016.


Take a look at Morrison’s insightful presentation from the Summit that explores Design for Excellence (DFX) Product Optimization, focusing on these core concepts:

  • What is DFX?
  • DFX Benefits
  • Value Equation
  • Product Design Review
  • Ability to Impact Product Value
  • Early Supplier Involvement (ESI)
  • Impact of Design Decisions
  • Applying DFX to Product Development

To view the full presentation, click here.

About SMTC


SMTC is a mid-size provider of end-to-end electronics manufacturing services (EMS) including PCBA production, systems integration and comprehensive testing services, enclosure fabrication, as well as product design, sustaining engineering, and supply chain management services.


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