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GPD Conference Calling for Papers

Glass Performance Days (GPD) has issued a call for papers for its 2015 GPD conference, set to take place June 24-26, 2015 in Tampere, Finland. Jorma Vitkala, chairman of the organizing committee, says the 2015 conference will feature instant polling … Continue reading

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Registration Opens for GPD China 2014

Registration is now open for Glass Performance Days (GPD) China 2014. The conference, scheduled for April 12 in Shanghai, China, will feature presentations on glass processing techniques, along with challenges and solutions in coatings. The conference also will address trends … Continue reading

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Glass Performance Days Continues

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Glass Performance Days, which officially opened yesterday, continues through tomorrow with a variety of technical sessions and networking opportunities in Tampere, Finland. Read the latest report from Guardian’s Earnest Thompson below: Sports jackets and suits were doffed on Friday and … Continue reading

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Curtainwall and Earthquakes is Hot Topic at GPD

Among a number of technical sessions being held at Glass Performance Days (GPD) in Tampere, Finland, this week, was one today provided by Claire Grenier and Michel Cossavella of Centre Scientifique et Technique du Bâtiment (CSTB) in France titled “Curtainwall … Continue reading

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GPD Kicks Off with Workshop Sessions

Glass Performance Days (GPD) Finland began Tuesday in Tampere, Finland, with the workshop portion of the event. The theme of this year’s GPD is “Glass Technology, Design and Sustainability.” The day’s workshops included “What You Should Know About World Flat … Continue reading

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Thomsen to Speak at GPD Finland

Scott Thomsen, president of Guardian Industries Global Flat Glass Group, will speak at the upcoming Glass Performance Days (GPD) Finland June 11-15 in Tampere. Thomsen, who oversees the worldwide operations of Guardian’s flat glass manufacturing, marketing, distribution and product development, … Continue reading

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GPD 2013 Approaches

This year’s Glass Processing Days (GPD) in Tampere, Finland, June 13-15, will focus on glass architecture and the environmental impact of buildings. The conference will feature around 180 presentations given by glass industry experts, complemented by around 20 workshops, offering … Continue reading

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Rogers to Speak at GPD Beijing and Finland

Quanex Building Products’ Tracy Rogers, director of industry relations and advanced technology, will present at Glass Performance Days (GPD) in Beijing May 22-23 and Finland June 11-15. Rogers will discuss methods IG manufacturers are using to achieve R5 performance, especially … Continue reading

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