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Kathy Keyes Webster
Managing Editor – Content

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
International
By Kathy Keyes WebsterApr 13, 2022

AMT Special Report: Update From Poland on Aiding Ukraine Refugees

Hubert Sawicki, the AMT representative for Europe, tells how, at the request of friends, he was able to drive hundreds of miles to make contact with three refugees and bring them to Warsaw.

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Technology
By Kathy Keyes WebsterApr 05, 2022

World-Renowned Robot Expert To Speak at The MFG Meeting

Robot capabilities are accelerating at a record pace. Get a grip on their unprecedented leap in capabilities by leading national robot expert Andra Keay, managing director of Silicon Valley Robotics, at AMT’s 2022 MFG Meeting, April 27-30, in Florida.

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Intelligence
By Kathy Keyes WebsterMar 17, 2022

The State of the MT Industry

At the recent IMTS Workshop in Chicago, AMT President Doug Woods presented the economic outlook for the manufacturing technology industry, and the news is promising. Explore opportunities for industry growth, the forecast for reshoring, and more.

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Technology
By Kathy Keyes WebsterMar 16, 2022

AM Pioneer To Speak at MFG Meeting

When is the right time to adopt additive manufacturing? Gain insight from the world’s leading authority on integrating AM with mainstream CNC machines, Jason Jones, Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies, at AMT’s 2022 MFG Meeting, April 27-30, in Florida.

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Intelligence
By Kathy Keyes WebsterMar 01, 2022

Business Forecasts to Help You Profit

You need to know what’s going to happen in the economy so you can make the best business decisions in 2022 and 2023. Here’s a preview of economist Alan Beaulieu’s annual business forecast at AMT’s MFG Meeting, April 27-30, in Bonita Springs, Florida.

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Technology
By Kathy Keyes WebsterMar 01, 2022

Reserve Your IMTS Rooms – Get the Lowest Rates on Show Dates

Housing for IMTS is open now! Book your hotel rooms through the ONLY official IMTS housing agent, Global Housing Solutions, powered by AMT. Reserve now to beat the rush!

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Advocacy
By Kathy Keyes WebsterJan 05, 2022

The Need for a New Purchasing Paradigm

Learn several ways in which a fundamental change in purchasing practice can dramatically improve company financial performance above and beyond what can be achieved through a sole focus on lower material cost.

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Intelligence
By Kathy Keyes WebsterNov 30, 2021

Industry Legends Receive Al Moore Award

At the recent MFG Meeting + MTForecast conference in Denver, Colorado, AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology presented the Albert W. Moore AMT Leadership Award to two industry legends. 

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Technology
By Kathy Keyes WebsterSep 15, 2021

Discover What's Happening at IMTS 2022

Plans are underway for the Western Hemisphere’s largest manufacturing technology show, IMTS 2022, taking place Sept. 12-17, at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. Registration is now open!

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Technology
By Kathy Keyes WebsterAug 24, 2021

The Expanding Role of Cobots in Manufacturing

“Robotics and automation have become foundational to the evolution of the manufacturing industry, and now cobots have emerged as the newest area of innovation and productivity,” said Stephen LaMarca, technology analyst, AMT.

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