GlassBuild America to Feature Innovations Pavilion

The National Glass Association is introducing a special “Innovations Pavilion” at this year’s GlassBuild America, to be held September 30 through October 2 in Atlanta.

The pavilion will showcase cutting-edge technologies and other groundbreaking advances from across the glass industry, ranging from energy conservation to design innovations and the latest green products.

Only companies that demonstrate advanced products, processes or services in one or more of the following categories will be permitted to exhibit in the pavilion–

• Energy conservation

• Solar energy • Green technology

• Design innovation

• New technologies

 “The Innovations Pavilion will be a ‘must-see’ destination for every attendee, as well as the national and trade media that cover the show,” says Denise Sheehan, NGA Vice President of Industry Events. “It’s just the latest example of our commitment to continuous improvement, and yet another reason that thousands of glass industry professionals from across North America will be converging on Atlanta this fall.” Reflecting this same emphasis on innovation, this year’s event will also feature a CEO-level panel discussion focusing on the fast-evolving technologies, uses and markets for solar panels in the years ahead. Presented by the Global Fair Alliance, the session features panelists from companies active throughout the world, offering their insights on the current state of the solar panel industry and, more importantly, where they see it headed over the next several years. To be moderated by Russell Ebeid, president of Guardian Industries Corp.’s Glass Group, the discussion will feature Steve Coonen, vice president of Applied Solar; Gerald Fine, president & CEO of Schott North America; Daniel Lau, managing director of XYG Glass, a division of Xinyi Glass Holdings Ltd; and Scott Thomsen, Guardian’s chief technology officer and group vice president. The session is scheduled for Thursday, October 1. Companies interested in exhibiting at the show and/or within the inaugural Innovations Pavilion should contact Jennifer Robinson of the NGA at 770/416-8023 or jennifer@glassbuildamerica.com.

600450 GlassBuild America to Feature Innovations Pavilion glassonweb.com
Date: 8 May 2009
Source: GlassBuild America

See more news about:

See more from these topics:

Others also read

At LandGlass’ booth, along with two large posters, a video was playing continuously to introduce the Cyclone series glass tempering furnace and LandVac fully tempered vacuum insulated glass.
GlassBuild America 2017, despite the weather challenges, successfully provided attendees with a myriad of educational speakers and topics.
A new study shows that 79 percent of top business leaders in the U.S. say that they plan to incorporate robotics in their processes by 2020.
Association leaders share outline of the combination.
Roto debuted a new show booth that highlighted its innovative North American and European window and door hardware products, including the RotoFasco Secura 9100 sliding patio door handle and the Roto Patio Inowa sliding door technology system.
This year's edition of GBA has been very special for us because we’ve had the occasion to officially present our recently established US company: LATTUADA NORTH AMERICA INC., based in Northwood (OH).

Add new comment