October 19, 2010
About 27,000 attendees and 1,100 exhibitors gathered at the Los Angeles Convention Center Oct. 12-14 for Solar Power International 2010. Last year, the event hosted about 25,000 visitors and approximately 900 exhibitors.View photo galleries of the exhibit floor, focusing on the glass industry exhibitors, and of the convention center, certified by the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in...
October 18, 2010
Environmental issues once again topped the agenda at the American Architectural Manufacturers Association Fall Conference, held Oct. 10-13 in Albuquerque, N.M. In addition to continued work on AAMA's green and sustainability committee efforts, the meeting featured Ellen Struck, director of business development for UL Environment, who emphasized the need for third-party validation and...
October 13, 2010
Solar Power International 2010, the largest business-to-business solar energy conference and expo in North America, takes place at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Oct. 12–14, according to an Oct. 12 release. The conference is the premiere annual event for those looking to build relationships with the top solar energy providers and businesses. It attracts the most notable solar industry...
September 30, 2010
After a relatively "quieter" opening day and a better second day, glasstec buzzed with people today, the third day of the show."The show seems smaller with less people and activity," said Larry Johnson, executive vice president, Edgetech I.G., Cambridge, Ohio. Mostly "the decision-makers are here, not everybody and their brother. So, it's more productive."Carlo Zuccarello,...
September 29, 2010
At a Sept. 29 press meeting held in conjunction with Glaston, Finland, at glasstec, Glass Performance Days officials offered a preview of the 2011 event.Jorma Vitkala, chairman, Glass Performance Days, Finland, made a presentation on the 2011 GPD, June 17-20. “Special focus will be on architectural design, processing and solar technologies,” he said. “New at the conference will be the...
September 28, 2010
Toronto's Win-Door show, scheduled for Nov. 16-18 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, will feature a New Product Showcase and an "Ask the Experts Center", according to a Sept. 27 release.The New Product Showcase serves as an online and "in-person" introduction to a host of new products on hand at the show. Attendees can view entries online prior to attending the event or visit the area...
September 14, 2010
More than 6,700 industry members took the floor in Las Vegas this year for opening day of GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo. GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo opened its doors Sept. 14 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The three-day event hosts nearly 400 exhibitors in more than 1,000 booths, reports Denise Sheehan, vice president, Industry...
September 8, 2010
Officials at the American Architectural Manufacturers Association, Schaumburg, Ill., have announced plans for the organization's national fall conference, scheduled for Oct. 10-13 in Santa Ana Pueblo (Albuquerque), N.M. The event will feature a keynote speech by Chris Nelson of UL Environment, who will give an overview of the importance of third-party validation and certification of...
August 27, 2010
German glass machinery customers can look forward to discovering innovative concepts at glasstec and solarpeq 2010, Sept. 28-Oct. 1, in Düsseldorf, Germany. Information on the latest machinery trends and technology will be available at the VDMA symposia "Energy-Efficient Production, Technologies, Products" and "Multi-Functional Solar Products: Technologies-Products-Applications," as well as in...
July 27, 2010
The 2nd Guangzhou International Solar PV Exhibition (PV Guangzhou 2010) will be held in China Import & Export Fair Pazhou Complex from Aug. 26-28.The Guangzhou International Solar PV Exhibition is the annual industry event for global PV companies enterprises to display, to trade and to network in the South China, according to a July 26 Solar Novus Today report.