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Vitrum 2017 to be Held in Early October  
ident Dino Zandonella Necca.“We are working to make Vit-  
rum the ideal forum for all the glass trade: experts and buy-  
ers, engineers,architects and designers,research centers and  
universities, and cultural associations.We are committed to  
building new synergies with all the players in this industry,in  
production as well as in science and technology.”  
KeAwvainrd-SwipnnaincgeayctotroanKdipcrkoduocfefr KAeIvAin SSphaocewy will de-  
liver the keynote speech at the American Institute of Ar-  
chitects (AIA) 2016 National Convention in Philadelphia.  
The show is set for May 19-21, and Spacey will speak  
on the first day.  
“Perhaps no one in Hollywood works harder to defend the  
value and integrity of the arts,” says a release from the AIA.  
“He believes that the creative arts are essential and the  
lifeblood of a nation.”  
he 20th Vitrum,an international biennial trade show  
of machinery, equipment and special products for  
flat and hollow glass processing,will be held in Milan  
October 3-6, 2017.  
The event will take place at the Fiera Milano exhibition  
complex in Rho.  
T
This is a very good time for the glass industry, and nu-  
merous new opportunities are opening up,”saysVitrum pres-  
Dates Just  
Announced!  
Glass Expo Northeast™ ’17  
March 30-31, 2017  
Hilton Long Island/Hun ngton Hotel  
Hun ngton, New York  
The architectural glass event  
for the Tri-State region  
is back in a  
new loca on for 2017.  
Further details to follow shortly  
at www.usglassmag.com/gene.  
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NORTH AMERICAN EVENTS October 5-7, 2016  
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Auto Glass Week™  
Sponsored by AGRR magazine  
April 4-6, 2016  
NFRC Spring Committee Week  
Organized by NFRC  
Henry B. Gonzalez  
Convention Center  
San Antonio  
Hilton Alexandria Old Town  
Alexandria, Va.  
www.autoglassweek.com  
More info: www.nfrc.org  
October 5-7, 2016  
International Window Film  
Conference and Tint-Off™  
Sponsored by  
April 8-9, 2016  
TM  
Glass TEXpo ’16  
Sponsored by  
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Grand Hyatt San Antonio,  
Henry B. Gonzalez  
Convention Center  
San Antonio  
WINDOW FILM magazine  
Henry B. Gonzalez  
Convention Center  
San Antonio  
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New Dedicated Facility  
• New Operational testing before shipping  
Delivery in less than 4 weeks on most orders  
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October 5-7, 2016  
Greenbuild Expo 2016  
Organized by the  
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April 20  
MGA Glass 2016  
Sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic  
Glass Association  
Martin’s Crosswinds  
Greenbelt, Md.  
U.S. Green Building Council  
Los Angeles Convention Center  
Los Angeles  
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October 19-21, 2016  
GlassBuild America 2016  
Organized by AAMA, GANA,  
IGMA, NGA and WDDA  
Las Vegas Convention Center  
Las Vegas  
May 19-21, 2016  
AIA National Convention  
Sponsored by AIA  
Pennsylvania Convention Center  
Philadelphia  
DECORATIVE GLASS  
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decorative glass inventory  
June 2-3, 2016  
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GPD China 2016  
Organized by Glaston Finland Oy  
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June 13-16, 2016  
NeoCon 2016  
April 11-14, 2016  
China Glass 2016  
Organized by Chinese  
Ceramic Society  
Produced by Vornado Realty  
Trust/Merchandise Mart  
Merchandise Mart  
Chicago  
Shanghai New International  
Expo Centre  
www.neocon.com  
Shanghai, China  
More info:  
July 6-9, 2016  
GlassCon Global 2016  
Administered by  
FCA International  
Renaissance Waterfront  
Boston  
www.chinaexhibition.com  
September 20-23, 2016  
glasstec 2016  
Organized by Messe Dusseldorf  
Dusseldorf Fairgrounds  
Dusseldorf, Germany  
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Back paint textured glass  
Laminate textured and patterned glas  
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Assemble IG units with textures and patterns  
Ship nationwide  
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August 23-26, 2016  
GANA 2016 Fall Conference  
Organized by GANA  
Crowne Plaza  
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