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Kathy Keyes Webster
Exhibitions Content Manager - Correspondence

For nearly 30 years, Kathy Keyes Webster has developed multimedia content about technology, including the 2004 DARPA Grand Challenge competition to build and race an autonomous vehicle. An avid listener who is deeply curious, Kathy is a natural storyteller who seeks to learn about the people behind the technology. She contributes to AMT News, IMTS Insider, IMTS Network, and more.

For nearly 30 years, Kathy Keyes Webster has developed multimedia content about technology, including the 2004 DARPA Grand Challenge competition to build and race an autonomous vehicle. An avid listener who is deeply curious, Kathy is a natural storyteller who seeks to learn about the people behind the technology. She contributes to AMT News, IMTS Insider, IMTS Network, and more.

Posts by Kathy Keyes Webster
Technology
By Kathy Keyes WebsterMar 19, 2021

ATI Sensor Goes to Mars!

Engineers at ATI Industrial Automation are used to designing sensors for tough conditions, but nothing compares to Mars’ subzero surface temperatures and rugged terrain.

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Advocacy
By Kathy Keyes WebsterMar 15, 2021

New Administration: Industrial Policy and Supply Chain

On Feb. 24, 2021, President Biden issued an EO to assess the United States’ supply chain for six sectors and conduct a 100-day review of four classes of products where U.S. manufacturers rely on imports...

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Intelligence
By Kathy Keyes WebsterApr 23, 2020

From Three to Thousands!

On Wednesday, April 22, close to 1,200 people tuned into the webinar From Three to Thousands! How Airon, a Small Florida Manufacturer, Quickly Partnered with Ford & GE Healthcare to Make Ventilators, hosted by GIE Media’s Manufacturing Group...

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Technology
By Kathy Keyes WebsterMar 04, 2020

Recap: IMTS Exhibitor Workshop offers tips for new and experienced exhibitors

On Jan. 20-21, the IMTS Exhibitor Workshop was held at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel and Convention Center in Schaumburg, Ill. The workshop proved a success with 409 registrants representing, ...

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Technology
By Kathy Keyes WebsterDec 12, 2019

WESTEC 2019 highlights manufacturing technology and economic and market trends

Thousands of manufacturers looking for new ideas attended WESTEC 2019 on Sept. 24-26 in its new location at the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center in Long Beach, Calif. Boasting large exhibit halls, waterfront views, networking enclaves...

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Intelligence
By Kathy Keyes WebsterAug 08, 2019

WESTEC 2019 New Location: Long Beach, Calif.

With more than 36,000 manufacturing firms employing 1.3 million people, California is among the fastest-growing manufacturing regions in the United States. Los Angeles has been home to WESTEC for the past few decades....

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Intelligence
By Kathy Keyes WebsterJan 30, 2019

HOUSTEX, A regional manufacturing technology show brought to you by AMT & SME

At the recent IMTS Winter Economic Update webinar, AMT Chief Knowledge Officer Pat McGibbon discussed how the economic indicators for the energy and power industry are trending upward: Industrial ...

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International
By Kathy Keyes WebsterDec 06, 2017

AMT Opens New Shanghai Tech Center (STC)

AMT recently celebrated the grand opening of its new Shanghai Technology Center in the International Machine Tools Center, within the Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone in Shanghai, China. At 17,000 square feet, the AMT STC is sleek and spacious, and represents...

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Technology
By Kathy Keyes WebsterNov 24, 2017

WESTEC 2017 - Golden State's premier advanced manufacturing event

Thousands of manufacturers looking for new ideas attended WESTEC 2017 in Los Angeles, where 538 companies exhibited advanced manufacturing and machine technologies. From the buzz on the show floor to the presentation Q & As, California’s local and...

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Technology
By Kathy Keyes WebsterNov 21, 2017

AMT News November 2017

Find out more about the tax reform bill, the forecast for the manufacturing technology market, the long history behind EMO and IMTS. This month's articles include: Will Congress deliver on tax reform? EMO Hannover: European markets full of promise...

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