Glass Expo West™ ’19, December 4-5, Drives Education and Networking Opportunities

The glass and glazing industry will come together in San Diego December 4-5, 2019 for Glass Expo West™ ’19. The event will bring educational seminars, an informative trade show floor, a holiday party and networking opportunities to the San Diego Convention Center. Free registration is available to most USGlass magazine readers. Visit for details and to register in advance to avoid long lines.

The educational program will feature expert speakers giving insights into the latest trends in the industry. The seminars will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday and from 8 to 10 a.m. on Thursday. Attendees can enjoy sessions focused on an economic update specific to the region, graphic imaging techniques, code requirements for glass railings,
disruptive trends that will impact the contract glazing industry, search engine optimization and more.

Glass Expo West’s keynote speaker this year will be body language expert Janine Driver. From 12:30 to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Driver’s session, “You Say More Than You Think When It Comes to Sales,” will give attendees the insight needed to more easily influence others, seize opportunities, establish rapport, negotiate business deals or detect deception. Driver has spoken at four Glass Expos and received rave reviews at each one.

The trade show floor will include a variety of glass and glazing industry companies providing glazing contractors, architects and others within the industry the opportunity to learn about new products and to network. The Expo opens on Wednesday from 2 to 6:30 p.m. and will include the Welcoming Holiday Party on the trade show floor from 4 to 6 p.m. It will include food, drinks, good cheer and more! The Expo is again open on
Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

A free event app called “Glass Expos™” is available for registrants to download from the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store. It includes information and real-time updates about the schedule and seminars. The app also includes speaker information and allows attendees to connect through the Community function.

Glass Expo West™ ’19 is co-sponsored by USGlass magazine,™ and Architects’ Guide to Glass & Metal magazine.

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