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Reviews&Previews  
glasstec Prepares for Anniversary Celebration in 2018  
hen glasstec returns to  
Messe Düsseldorf in 2018,  
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it will also bring a special  
celebration—its 25th anniversary. The  
biennial trade fair, which premiered in  
970, will take place October 23-26 in  
Düsseldorf, Germany. Since its launch,  
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glasstec has continued to provide the  
worldwide glass industry with a show- glasstec will celebrate its 25th anniversary in 2018.  
case of the latest in machinery and  
equipment, architectural innovations industry—be it manufacturers, deal-  
Attendee and exhibitor registration  
ers, architects or skilled craftsmen.” are both open on the event website.  
The 2016 event included 1,230 ex- The booth-allocation process for ex-  
and developments, and much more.  
According to event organizers, “the  
more complex the products, systems hibitors from more than 50 countries, hibitors will begin December 1, 2017.  
and processes became for the individ- covering the entire value chain for Visit the event website for more in-  
ual trades, the more important was di- glass. In addition, 40,000 trade visi- formation or to register.  
rect dialogue among all players in the tors also attended. yy➤www.glasstec-online.com n  
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Equipment and Supplies  
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Up&Coming  
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017 Events  
October 18-20  
Metalcon 2017  
September 12-14  
GANA Fall Conference  
Organized by GANA  
Georgia World  
Congress Center  
Atlanta  
Organized by Metalcon  
Las Vegas Convention Center  
Las Vegas  
More info: www.metalcon.com  
Equipment  
November 8-10  
Greenbuild Conference  
& Expo 2017  
·
Muntin Notching  
· Spacer/Muntin Saw  
Spacer/Muntin Bender  
· Gass Filing Equipment  
Computerized Notcher  
More info:  
www.glasswebsite.com  
Organized by USGBC  
Boston Convention  
& Exhibition Center  
Boston  
·
September 12-14  
GlassBuild America 2017  
Organized by AAMA, GANA,  
IGMA, NGA  
Supplies  
·
Gas Filing Rivets and  
Plugs  
·
More info:  
Georgia World  
www.greenbuildexpo.org  
· Weather Stripping  
Machines  
· Extrusion Saw  
·
·
·
Glazing Tapes  
Setting Blocks  
Breather Tubes  
Congress Center  
Atlanta  
2018 Events  
More info:  
www.glassbuildamerica.com  
January 31-February 3  
·
Computerized Gauge Bar  
2
018 IGMA Winter Conference  
· Foam Jam Liner  
September 13-15  
Construct Show  
Organized by CSI  
Rhode Island  
Organized by IGMA  
Loews Ventana  
· Contour Equipment  
8411 Ronda Drive  
Canton, MI 48187  
Tel. (734) 459-5870  
Fax (734) 459-9837  
E-mail: sales@mckeeganequip.com  
Website: www.mckeeganequip.com  
Tucson, Ariz.  
More info: www.igmaonline.org  
Convention Center  
Providence, RI  
February 19-22  
More info:  
AAMA National Annual  
Conference  
EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY COMPANY  
www.constructshow.com  
Organized by AAMA  
Loews Portofino Bay Hotel  
(Universal Studios)  
Orlando, Fla.  
October 3-6  
Vitrum 2017  
Organized by GIMAV  
Fiera Milano  
More info: www.aamanet.org  
Milan, Italy  
More info:  
March 4-8  
www.vitrum-milano.com  
BEC Conference 2018  
Organized by GANA  
Caesar’s Palace  
Las Vegas  
October 4-6  
Auto Glass Week™  
Co-Sponsored by AGRR™  
magazine and a number of  
industry organizations.  
Includes the Automotive  
More info:  
www.glasswebsite.com  
USGNN Daily E-Newsletter  
May 10-11  
Glass Repair and Replacement Glass TEXpo™ ’18  
Competitions.  
Co-sponsored by the Texas  
Glass Association, USGlass  
magazine and USGNN.com™  
San Antonio Marriott  
Riverwalk Hotel,  
West Palm Beach  
Convention Center  
Palm Beach, Fla.  
More info:  
www.autoglassweek.com  
Henry B. Gonzalez  
Convention Center  
San Antonio  
October 4-6  
International Window Film  
Conference and Tint-Off™  
Sponsored by  
More info:  
www.usglassmag.com/texpo  
WindoW Film magazine  
West Palm Beach  
Convention Center  
Palm Beach, Fla.  
More info:  
May 31-June 1  
Glass Expo Pacific  
Top decision makers and industry leaders  
Subscribe to USGNN.  
News For and About the Glass Industry.  
Northwest™ 2018  
Sponsored by the Washington  
Glass Association, USGlass  
www.windowfilmmag.com/wfct and Architects’ Guide to Glass  
&
Metal magazines  
October 15-18  
Hyatt Regency Bellevue  
Bellevue, Wash.  
More info:  
Don’t Miss Another Headline!  
AAMA Fall Conference  
Organized by AAMA  
Hyatt Regency Hotel Greenville www.usglassmag.com/gepn n  
Visit glass.com/subcenter and select  
USGNN from the Daily E-News Services.  
Greenville, S.C.  
To see the full event schedule or  
More info:  
add your own events, visit  
www.aamanet.org  
www.usglassmag.com/events.php.  
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