Strong competition, high cost and efficiency pressure, increasing quality requirements with optimal use of all resources – glass engineering has to face these big challenges in future as well in order to meet the growing requirements. In contrast, there are expanding markets such as the construction industry or even the food and beverage industry in Asia and Eastern Europe, as well as a growing demand for glass for automobiles. All these sectors have to be supplied with customised solutions. More and more, the focus here is the development of innovative technologies for quality assurance, process management and automation. Speed and efficiency are crucial in this respect. If you want to keep up with the developments of the next two years and beyond, a visit to glasstec is imperative. Because here, the world’s leading companies present their developments that define the market of tomorrow.