Glass Expo Midwest™ ’18 Brings Education, Networking to Indianapolis

Glass Expo Midwest™ (GEMS) ’18 is headed to the JW Marriott Indianapolis in Indianapolis November 8-9, 2018. Attendees can expect two days packed with education and networking opportunities specific to the glass and glazing industry.

Educational Program

The educational line-up will inform attendees about what’s trending and new in the industry. Seminars will focus on a Midwest economic update, decorative glass, trends in the glass and glazing industry, hiring and selling to millennials, C-suite changes, finding quality workers and designing safer laminated glass railings. Attendees will come away with the resources to improve their business practices and compliance.


Attendees will hear from guest speaker and body language expert Janine Driver during her You Say More Than You Think keynote speech from 9 to 10:30 a.m. on Friday, November 9. Driver is a popular media guest, with appearances on shows including The Dr. Oz Show, Anderson Cooper, NBC’s TODAY and Weekend TODAY, FOX News and CNN’s Larry King Live.

Networking Events

GEMS will provide key networking opportunities to help attendees expand their network, make valuable contacts and exchange industry information. Networking events include:

Welcoming Cocktail Party

Thursday, November 8, 2018, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Business Bingo Session

Thursday, November 8, 2018, 8:30 p.m.

The Show Floor

The exhibition will be open from 3 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, November 8, and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Fri-day November 9. Attendees can visit with dozens of companies to learn more about the industry’s latest offerings.

To find out more information about exhibiting at Glass Expo Midwest™ ’18, please call 540/720-5584 or email

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

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