This year, I also have an opportunity to attend the 5th UKP Workshop in Aachen, Germany held in a couple of weeks on April 10-11.
This year was one of those years that Photonics West was held during the same week as the MD&M West show in Anaheim, CA.
In a week from now, there will be a gathering of laser folks at the annual SPIE Photonics West conference in San Francisco.
Entering 2019, about 10% of Industrial Laser Solutions' readers are located in what is loosely defined as the European Union.
As of the end of 2018, Industrial Laser Solutions has subscribers located in 181 countries.
Fall is the time for attending conferences, if you are so inclined.
This year, the LIA celebrated its 50th anniversary in Orlando, FL, where a record attendance of more than 350 gathered.
The Laser Institute of America (LIA)'s ICALEO conference was held in Orlando, FL last week and it was a very special occasion for a number of reasons.
Professor Berthold Leibinger passed away in Stuttgart, Germany, on October 16, 2018, following a long illness.
At IMTS 2018, there were 129,415 total attendees, which is a record—with the previous record being 121,764 in 1998.
Industrial laser companies IPG Photonics and Coherent announced period financial results and participated in the follow-up Earnings Calls.
Winter changes to spring, spring changes to summer, summer changes to fall … life goes on and things evolve!
I always come across at least one or more new laser companies at this show, and this year was no exception.
Industrial Laser Solutions has been adding new members to its Editorial Advisory Board, filling vacancies created by retirements.