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Deepest Discounts for GlassCon Global Registration Ends Soon

Attendees who register for GlassCon Global 2016 before December 31, 2015 will receive a full 20-percent discount to the event, which includes more than 20 hours of educational workshops designed to appeal to architects, engineers, specification writers, owners, developers and … Continue reading

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GlassCon Global Registration Now Open

Registration for the second annual GlassCon Global opened today. The technical conference, which focuses on the innovation driving glass technology, will be held at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel in Boston from July 6-9, 2016. This international event is dedicated … Continue reading

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GlassCon Global To Be Held in Boston July 2016

GlassCon Global, an educational conference and technical symposium bringing together all segments of the design/build and construction industries, will be held July 6‐9, 2016, at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel in Boston. The three-day event is dedicated to the exploration … Continue reading

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GlassCon Announces Call for Abstracts for 2016

GlassCon Global, a technical conference that brings together global innovations in glass technology to further the development of the industry, announced a call for abstracts for its 2016 event. The conference will be held in Boston from July 6-9, 2016. … Continue reading

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Speakers Cover Protective Glazing During GlassCon Global

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Energy performance, structural glazing and the future of architectural glass were big discussion topics during GlassCon Global, which concluded yesterday in Philadelphia. But the program also covered another critical topic: safety and security glazing. A number of presenters focused on … Continue reading

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Dreaming in Glass: Architects Share their Design Wish Lists

What do architects want? It’s a question GlassCon Global addressed during the “Architects’ Dream List” panel discussion Wednesday afternoon. Panelists included Christoph Timm of SOM, Winfried Heusler of Schuco International, Michel Micho of Enclos and Graham Dodd of Arup. The … Continue reading

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Dow Corning, JE Berkowitz Form Manufacturing Agreement

From left to right: Bob Price (JEB), Paul Wisniewski (Dow Corning), Mike Nicklas (JEB) and Charlie Zimmer (Dow Corning) announced a manufacturing agreement during GlassCon Global.

One of the themes throughout the GlassCon Global conference has been finding opportunities for building innovation, design and development. Two companies here are working toward just that. Dow Corning Corp. and JE Berkowitz LP announced an agreement under which JE … Continue reading

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GlassCon Discussions Take a Look at Structural Glass Designs

Vincente Montes-Amoros with CDC spoke today at GlassCon about glass breakage in glass railing systems.

Codes and standards have a major role to play when it comes to designing and constructing a safe building—possibly even more so when glass becomes a structural element. A number of discussions involving structural glass codes, standards and design were … Continue reading

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GlassCon Announces Educational Tracks

Organizers of the inaugural GlassCon Global, which will be held July 7-10 at the Philadelphia Convention Center in Philadelphia,  announced the conference’s education tracks. The event schedule includes more than 20 hours of robust programming designed to provide a variety … Continue reading

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Registration Opens for GlassCon Global

Registration is now open for GlassCon Global. The event will be held July 7-10 in Philadelphia at the Philadelphia Convention Center. The event, co-sponsored by FCA International and the Glass Association North America, is designed to provide a practical educational … Continue reading

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