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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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GANA to Work with GlassCon Global

The Glass Association of North America (GANA) has announced that it is working with the Finishing Contractors Association International (FCA) to host GlassCon Global, a three-day forum event designed to explore new technologies and products in the glass and glazing … Continue reading

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GlassCon Global Abstract Submissions Due by January 20

The deadline to submit abstracts for the upcoming GlassCon Global conference is January 20. Abstracts should be 200 words and can be submitted online at http://glassconglobal.com/submit-abstract. GlassCon Global, organized by FCA International, will be held at the Philadelphia Convention Center … Continue reading

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GlassCon Global Opens Call For Papers

GlassCon Global, a brand-new conference dedicated to driving innovation in glass technology, has opened its call for papers for its 2014 event. Organized by the Glass Association of North America (GANA) and FCA International, GlassCon Global will be held in … Continue reading

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