National Joint Council of glass industry enterprises "StekloSouz" and ZAO "Expocentre" made by its organizers with the support of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, under the auspices of the Chamber of Commerce in Russia.At the official opening ceremony of the participants and organizers of the exhibition welcomed the heads of major Russian industry associations, ministries and departments: State Secretary - Deputy Chairman of the Bank of Russia Alexander Torshin, Director of the Department of Architecture and urban development activities of the Ministry of construction and housing and communal services of the Russian Federation Andrei Belyuchenko , president of the National Joint Council of glass industry enterprises "StekloSouz" Victor Osipov , First Vice President of the Russian Engineering Academy, member of the RF CCI Committee for Entrepreneurship in Construction Zvezdov Andrew , deputy director general of the Association "Greenhouses of Russia" Tatiana Kulik , First Deputy General Director of ZAO "Expocentre" Nikolai Gusev .
In his speech, Alexander Torshin stressed the importance of the glass industry for the economy of Russia.
According to Victor Osipov, "World of Glass" - the only exhibition in Russia, which covers the entire spectrum of production of glass, tools and equipment for the processing, storage, transportation, glass; the use of glass in construction, packaging, special-purpose glass, and much more. "
It was noted that the holding of the largest in Russia, CIS and Eastern Europe event dedicated to the achievements of the glass industry, will certainly contribute to the development of the industry, promote the Russian market new technologies, advanced equipment and tools for the production and processing of glass.
Modern machines, equipment and tools for the production of a wide range of glass products formed the basis of an extensive exhibition area of 5000 square meters.
Innovative ideas and technologies in the glass industry presented 200 companies from 22 countries. Italy and China have demonstrated their achievements in national pavilions. The exhibition "World of Glass" is a key event for representatives of many sectors of the Russian economy. During 4 days there were more than 8,000 visits by specialists construction, furniture, machine tool industry, and medicine. More than 90% of the visitors stated that the purpose of their visit is to conclude contracts.
Exposition "MIR STEKLA-2015" included thematic sections such as: the means of production and processing of glass; the application window; tools and accessories; control and measuring equipment, control equipment, software; transport and storage of glass; design workshops, research institutions, educational institutions, trade unions and associations.
Beauty Art Glass ArtGlass introduced this year a unique work. The guests of the exhibition were offered an unexpected and varied possibilities for creative ideas in decorating the surrounding area. As part of the interior can be seen a variety of techniques for working with glass art.
With the assistance of the Foundation to support young designers and architects "create!" Was organized by the historical exposition of artistic glass. The exhibition met with Andrei Pavlovich Ushakov, a collector of art glass and Suppliers descendant of the Imperial Household. Andrei Pavlovich presented to the participants and visitors a unique art collection of bottles and glass art. Participants tour of the exhibition "Russian tradition in glass manufacture" learned a lot from the history of this craft.
The exhibition "MIR STEKLA-2015" was the site of numerous events, business communication and professional exchange of views and discussions. Participating companies made presentations of their products, innovations and "know-how".
The center of attention was the two-day international specialist forum "Glass and modern technologies - XXI", organized by the National Joint Council of glass industry enterprises "StekloSouz" and ZAO "Expocentre". Participants in this key event of the business program have rated the current state of modern glass industry and industrial science, prospects for further development of the industry, international cooperation, personnel training system.
The forum was held International scientific-practical conference "Innovative development model of the glass industry in the current economic conditions," the joint meeting of the Subcommittee on the building materials industry CCI and the NP "National Partnership associations and unions of industrial enterprises of building materials", as well as a joint meeting of industry Anti-Crisis Staff, heads of the enterprises of the glass industry associations, unions and associations - consumer glass products.
On the activities of the Forum it was made more than 30 presentations. Topics touched on all aspects of the performances and the direction of the modern glass industry and prospects of its development until 2020.
They also discussed the main directions of fundamental research glassy materials, the latest technology for the recycling of raw materials, energy services in the design and reconstruction of glass production, management problems modern glass production, the Eurasian Economic Cooperation, regulating the quality of glass products in crisis and other issues.
The forum brought together the heads and specialists of the global glass industry, representatives of research institutes and design organizations, and independent experts.
The forum actively participated the president of "Russian StekloSouz" Victor Osipov, deputy chairman of the Russian Chamber of Commerce Industrial Development Vladimir Yurt, first deputy chairman of the Committee RSPP for technical regulation, standardization and conformity assessment Andrew pilots, Deputy Minister of Construction and Housing and Communal Services of Russia Yuri Reylyan, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Sergey Tsyb, Director of Sales for Russia and CIS Allgaier Process Technology GmbH (Germany), Jens-Olshlegel Conrad, Senior Lecturer, Department of Chemical Technology of glass and glass ceramics MUCTR. DI Mendeleev Lyudmila Konovalova, other prominent experts and officials.
Victor Osipov said that the Forum allowed to obtain relevant information from recognized experts to discuss a wide range of professional topics with colleagues, representatives of government and business, to develop joint recommendations.
The outcome of the forum were proposals to the Russian Government for the development of a number of areas of the glass industry.
Many of the participants and industry experts gave the highest rating exhibition "World of Glass-2015", highlighting its great practical benefit to the development of national glass industry.
The next 18-th international exhibition "World of Glass-2016" will be held from 6 to 9 June 2016 in "Expocentre".