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A Concentration of Minds

It's interesting to watch an idea come of age. I've been covering manufacturing of one sort or another for more years than I'm usually prepared to admit to, and from the beginning, about once a year, someone would come up and say, "You know, you really oughta do a story...

Live from WBF 2008 North American Conference--the Keynote

After an introduction by Maurice Wilkins, Roger Kilmer, Director of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership of NIST gave the Keynote address. The Manufacturing Extension Partnership is intended to do for small to medium sized manufacturers what the "Agricultural Extension" offices did for farming in the 1920s - 1960s...support the development of...