The world’s most important glass trade fair, glasstec, and GlassPrint, Europe’s only dedicated conference and exhibition for glass decoration have agreed to renew their successful cooperation. glasstec will ‘power’ GlassPrint 2015 and the two events will continue to mutually support each other.
Commenting on this, Birgit Horn, Director of glasstec, said: “We are pleased that GlassPrint will be hosted again by the glasstec city Düsseldorf. This contributes to Düsseldorf being not only the home of the global No. 1 trade fair for the entire glass sector every two years but also a centre of attraction for a major part of this industry in the years in-between glasstec. Decorative glass finishing is also a dynamic exhibition segment at glasstec, reflecting the great potential of this field.”
Dave Fordham, Publishing & Events Director, Chameleon Business Media (Glass Worldwide) explains: "As co-organiser of GlassPrint with ESMA, we are very pleased that the 2015 event will be powered again by glasstec. In addition to our other sponsors, the support of a major organisation like Messe Düsseldorf has greatly enhanced GlassPrint and helped to provide even better value to the global glassmakers, decorators and suppliers in attendance."
On 24-25 November 2015, GlassPrint 2015 will be held at the Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel in Düsseldorf. Expert speakers will offer a series of technical conference presentations covering the latest advanced technologies for printing onto architectural, automotive and hollow glass with digital and screen applications.
In addition, a series of keynote speeches covering flat and hollow glass will be presented by prominent industry figureheads representing glasstec (Messe Düsseldorf), BV-Glas, FEVE, Glass for Europe and the VDMA.
GlassPrint 2015 follows on from the 2013 event that was deemed an outstanding success by the record audience of approximately 200 attendees from 27 different countries.
GlassPrint is an event jointly organised by Chameleon Business Media, publisher of Glass Worldwide, and ESMA, a European association for specialist printing manufacturers. For further information and the conference agenda go to www.glassprint.org
glasstec – International Trade Fair for Glass Production, Processing and Products will be held at the Düsseldorf Exhibition Centre from 20 to 23 September 2016.