Hannah Mason Associate Editor

Hannah Mason joined the CompositesWorld team in 2018 after working as an editorial intern for sister magazine Modern Machine Shop and earning a Masters of Arts in Professional Writing from the University of Cincinnati

IMTS: Then and Now

By: Hannah Mason

Mark Albert, editorial director of Modern Machine Shop, attended his first IMTS in 1980, when what is now McCormick Place was one building, spillover exhibitors were housed in a printing warehouse and PCs were just arriving on the scene.

8 Fun Facts About IMTS 2018

By: Hannah Mason

What does Sean “Diddy” Combs have to do with McCormick Place? How many pounds worth of machine tools are on the show floor? (And other trivia that will crown you the IMTS know-it-all.)

Free Conference at IMTS Highlights Open Platform Communication

By: Hannah Mason

The OPC Foundation Conference at IMTS 2018 features presentations about OPC UA data interoperability technology for business and technical professionals.

Women Leaders Encourage More Women to Succeed in Manufacturing

By: Hannah Mason

Leading women in the manufacturing industry work to inspire other women to explore jobs in the field and to strive for leadership positions in their companies.

Top Shops Workshop Celebrates and Connects Leaders in Manufacturing

By: Hannah Mason

The Top Shops Workshop, presented by Modern Machine Shop, honors leaders in manufacturing and connects professionals across industries.
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AppliedAM Conference Features Industrial 3D-Printing Applications

By: Hannah Mason

Presenters at the AppliedAM Conference at IMTS 2018 speak about real-world 3D-printing applications for a variety of industries.

Miles for Manufacturing 5K Benefits School STEM Programs

By: Hannah Mason

The Miles for Manufacturing 5K attracts more than 300 runners and walkers from IMTS. All proceeds benefit school STEM programs in underserved communities.

Explore the Conferences at IMTS 2018: An Overview

By: Hannah Mason

In addition to the IMTS 2018 exhibits, there are also nine different conferences over four days led by experts across the industry. Ranging from IIOT to additive manufacturing, 

IMTS Conference Highlights Additive Manufacturing, Connectivity

By: Hannah Mason

The four-day IMTS Conference, held in conjunction with IMTS 2018, features technical presentations from exhibiting companies.

Integrated Industries Conference Highlights Industry 4.0

By: Hannah Mason

The Integrated Industries Conference at Hannover Messe, co-located with IMTS 2018, showcases industry presentations on a variety of topics related to automation, Industry 4.0 and more.

Conference Connects Professionals to Industrial Additive Technologies

By: Hannah Mason

This year’s Additive Manufacturing Conference at IMTS 2018 connects professionals to learn about additive technologies for industrial part production.

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Robots in Manufacturing: Advice, Predictions from Panelists

By: Hannah Mason

Part 1: TechSolve Inc.’s second robotics in manufacturing seminar focused on current and future applications for collaborative robots.