This year’s educational program offers top subject matters designed and executed by experts in the glass industry. Learn how to advance your business, in more ways than one, at Glass Expo West™ (GEW) ’17 this June 1-2, 2017.

Thursday, June 1, 2017 | 10 – 11 a.m. | Sealants: Limiting Liability and Lowering Costs

Carl Tompkins

A variety of sealants are available for joint sealing in building and construction projects. There is a growing demand in this market, thanks to the higher need for energy-efficient building envelopes and the wide array of materials. How do you choose products such as adhesives that come at the lowest cost and offer the highest strength? How do you protect your company in this very litigious field? In this seminar, one industry expert will share his perspective on the market.

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Don’t miss out on this opportunity to hear from the key players in the industry. Register today to take part in the two-day event here.

About the Speaker

Carl Tompkins, national flat glass sales manager, Sika Corp. Since his 1976 graduation from Portland State University, with a degree in political science and a minor in business, Tompkins has participated in the glass industry, specializing in the subjects of business management and market development. He served ten years with PPG Industries, a Fortune 500 company based in Pittsburgh, as manager of market development for the automotive glass division. In 1995, he joined the Sika Corp., an international manufacturer of specialty sealants and construction products based out of Zurich, Switzerland, and served as global marketing resource manager, providing leadership and training on building successful business models for Sika divisions around the world.

GEW is co-sponsored by USGlass, USGNN.com™ and Window Film magazine.