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How Hypertac® hyperboloid contact technology ensures higher performance to your applications

Designing reliable connections under harsh environmental conditions is a challenge that must be tackled by systems engineers for many demanding applications. The choice of the right Interconnect solution is not just a matter of size and price: you must ensure to reach the level of performance expected in the end application, particularly when lives are at stake.

Hypertac contact technology offers proven benefits and our engineering teams over the years continue to creatively adapt the concept to meet the needs of so many diverse applications.

During the webinar, Smiths Interconnect experts will demonstrate key advantages of the technology supported by examples, applications and success stories. Among these we will discuss the proper mating, low cost of ownership, high reliability, contact design, operating environment.

Key Learning Objectives

  • Principles of Hypertac hyperboloid contact technology
  • Where and why you need Hypertac contact technology
  • Benefits and key performances of our contact technology
  • Our solutions and success stories: understanding how to choose the right contact technology


  • Product Manager
  • Product Line Manager
  • Program Project Manager
  • Engineer
  • Design Engineer
  • Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Engineering Technician
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Lab Engineer
  • Test Engineer
  • Cabling Engineer
  • Technician
  • Maintenance Manager
  • Engineering manager
  • Head of Research and Development
  • Senior Technical Expert
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Commodity Manager
  • Sourcing Manager
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Logistic Manager


Presented By


Tom Kannally

Product Line Manager, PCB Connectors

Tom Kannally is the Product Line Manager responsible for Smiths Interconnect’s PCB connectors development as well as product and technology roadmap creation. Located in Hudson, MA, USA, Tom has been in the connector industry for over 37 years in various Marketing and Sales roles, most of that time working with Smiths Interconnect’s Hypertac connectors.


Giuseppe Lancella

Connectors Commercial Director

Giuseppe is a veteran of the connector industry, with over 30 years of experience in different leadership positions, from technical to commercial, in EMEA and Asia Pacific. He is currently in charge of the product line management and go-to-market strategy definition for the connector product portfolio of Smiths Interconnect, from the market launch to the end of life.

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