The 15th International Material Handling Research Colloquium (IMHRC) was held in Savannah, Georgia at the Hotel Andaz in the beautiful historic district during July 23-26, 2018. With sponsorship from MHI, Over 40 researchers from all over the world concurred for several days for rich exchanges and interactions over research posters, panel sessions, keynote speakers and a wonderful tour of the Port of Savannah. The full conference program can be downloaded here. Conference proceedings will be available sometime in September 2018 and will be published with open access privileges in “Progress in Material Handling Research (PMHR)” in the Digital Commons repository found here. More information about this prestigious conference can be found at the CICMHE’s website.