Industry Events

Glass Focus Awards 2017

We are delighted to announce that our Glass Focus Awards 2017 – supported by Glass Worldwide – will take place on Thursday 15 June 2017. The awards showcase the innovation and excellence in glass that underpin our industry’s contribution to the economy, to society and to customers, staff and stakeholders.

For the full details, please see the event page.

 


Industry Events

Below you'll find information on upcoming conferences, training and events for the glass industry. For more information please use the specific website address and/or email address for each conference.

If you'd like to see your event listed here email information@britglass.co.uk 

(British Glass does not necessarily endorse third party events listed here.)

5 Jun 17

Mir Stekla

Moscow, Russia


6 Jun 17

Vision 2017

London, UK


7 Jun 17

Furnace Solutions 12 & Training Day 5

Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire


8 Jun 17

Glass Pack 2017

Pordone, Italy


15 Jun 17

6 Sep 17

Glassman Europe

Lyon, France


8 Sep 17

Icon Ceramic and Glass Group Conference 2017

Magdalene College, Oxford, UK


11 Sep 17

Drinktec 2017

Munich, Germany


22 Oct 17

ICG Annual Meeting 2017

Istanbul, Turkey


6 Nov 17

78th Conference on Glass Problems

Columbus, Ohio, USA


28 Nov 17

29 Nov 17

Glass Print 2017

Düsseldorf, Germany


21 Mar 18

Glassman Latin America 2018

Guadelarjara, Mexico


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Because of the differences in the various methods of manufacture, the industry is divided into 5 main sections under the general headings: Container glass; flat glass; scientific/technical glass; domestic glass; and fibre glass.


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