May 11, 2015
Registration for the upcoming American Architectural Manufacturers Association 2015 National Summer Conference is now open. The conference will be held June 28-July 1 at the Grand Hyatt Seattle. The AAMA Western Region Summit will immediately follow, from July 1-2, in the same location. Early bird registration ends June 4, and AAMA members receive a $50 discount by registering online. As usual,...
May 4, 2015
Vitrum officials announced that now through May 15, interested parties can submit applications for abstracts to showcase their work at the 30th Annual Association of Italian Glass Technicians Advances in Glass Processes: Key innovation topics in hollow and flat glass Conference, set to take place October 8 during Vitrum 2015 at the Fiera Milano, Rho Exhibition District.The event will offer...
April 27, 2015
The Mid-Atlantic Glass Expo is set to take place Wednesday, April 29, at Martin’s Crosswinds in Greenbelt, Maryland. The event will feature the latest products and services in the glass and glazing industry, and is set to draw a record-breaking number of exhibitors, according to organizers. The Expo runs from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m.
April 24, 2015
Dino Zandonella Necca was named president of Vitrum, the international trade show specialized in machinery, equipment and systems for flat and hollow glass and in glass and processed products for industry, effective April 20. The show will take place this year in Milan, Italy, October 6 to 9.Aldo Faccenda (Bottero SpA) and Cinzia Schiatti (Schiatti Angelo Srl), iconic leaders in Italy’s glass...
April 13, 2015
The 28th Annual Mid-Atlantic Glass Expo will be held April 29 from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m., at Martin’s Crosswinds in Greenbelt, Maryland. The event is the only glass expo in the Washington, D.C., area, bringing together glass and glazing companies, as well as architects and company sales representatives from the Mid-Atlantic region. The 2015 show will feature tabletop displays highlighting the...
April 3, 2015
Glass Performance Days 2015 will be held June 24-26, 2015 in Tampere, Finland. Organizers just released the final, full exhibition program, allowing participants to select the combination of events most useful for their needs ahead of time. The two-day event includes intensive special topic workshops and the opportunity to book individual meetings with other GPD participants.Registration for the...
March 23, 2015
The 2015 Glazing Executives Forum will center on the state of the architectural glass and metals industry, addressing the overall economic climate, labor and supply challenges, project management and succession planning for contract glazing companies, and more.“The goal of this year’s event is to provide attendees with strategies to successfully navigate today’s industry, which is rapidly...
March 10, 2015
Registration is now open for the 28th Annual Mid-Atlantic Glass Expo, the only Glass Exposition in the Washington, DC area. The 2015 show includes the latest in Architectural Glass & Glazing Products, Curtain wall/Storefront Systems, Equipment/Machinery, Tools, Mirrors, Bath Enclosures, Sealants, Adhesives, Doors/Hardware.Held at Martin’s Crosswinds, 7400 Greenway Ctr. Dr., Greenbelt,...
March 2, 2015
In an effort to highlight the transparency of proceedings, the National Fenestration Rating Council will provide a virtual attendance option for the Spring Committee Week meeting, March 23-25, 2015 in Annapolis, Maryland.The times and sessions that the meetings will be available virtually are as follows (all times are approximate, are subject to change, and are Eastern Standard Time):Opening...
February 23, 2015
The American Architectural Manufacturers Association recognized the contributions and achievements of its members and congratulated award winners at the 78th Annual Conference Awards Banquet in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, last week. Some of the awards include:Chairman’s Award Kawneer was given the 2015 Chairman’s Award, which is given to an AAMA member company by the current or outgoing AAMA...