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Review glass technology live Symposium 2014

At the venue of the special show, a high-calibre specialist symposium with lectures and presentations by researchers and practitioners will take place.


Lecture programme at glasstec 2014

Based on current building projects and research projects, renowned representatives from architecture, civil engineering and industry will present the visionary use of the diversified material glass.

Batch, Melting and Forming
Tuesday, 21 October

Moderation: Dr. Ulrich Roger
Hüttentechnische Vereinigung der Deutschen Glasindustrie e. V. (HVG) Deutsche Glastechnische Gesellschaft e. V. (dGG), Offenbach am Main

10:00 h
Potential batch conditioning
Dipl.-Ing. Harald Eirich
Maschinenfabrik Gustav Eirich GmbH & Co. KG, Hardheim

10:30 h
Current batch insertion concepts for specific applications
Marco Füger Zippe
Industrieanlagen GmbH, Wertheim

11:00 h
Heat Recovery for Glass Melting Furnaces
Dr.-Ing. Matthias Lindig
Nikolaus Sorg GmbH & Co. KG, Lohr am Main

11:30 h
Commercial Demonstration of OPTIMELT (TM) Heat Recovery Technology for Oxy-Fuel Fired Glass Furnaces
Praxair Inc., Danbury, CT, USA

12:00 h
Saving energy costs through on-site production:
Economic efficiency of CHP plants

Dipl.-Ing. Jens Fischer
Vea Beratungs-GmbH, Hannover

12:30 h
Certified energy efficiency: Energy management
systems and energy audits

Dipl.-Ing. Jens Fischer
Vea Beratungs-GmbH, Hannover

13:00 h - Break

14:30 h
IS machines innovation – Best fit for my business?
Leo Diehm
Bucher Emhart Glass, Cham, Switzerland

15:00 h
Heye SpeedLine – Evolution of the IS-Machine
Wilfried Seidensticker
Heye International GmbH, Obernkirchen

15:30 h
The Uniqueness of ISS & the Move West
Rolf Themann
Sklostroj Turnov CZ s.r.o., Turnov, Czech Republic

16:00 h
FlexRadar – Forming Process Monitor System
Philippe Spiteri
Bucher Emhart Glass, Cham, Switzerland

16:30 h
HiSHIELD PlantPilot Plant Management System
Gerd Schütz
Heye International GmbH, Obernkirchen

17:00 h
Closing remarks

Production technology for the processing and
refining of glass
Wednesday, 22 October

Quality Control, Monitoring and Process Control
Moderation: Dr. Helmut Weinläder

10:00 h
Opening address and introduction

10:05 h - Team Presentation
Inline examination of the visual quality during IGU production
Rainer Feuster
Viprotron GmbH
Optimization of Process and Quality for the
Insulating Glass Production

Klaus Puschmann
Bystronic glass

11:05 h
Gas filling and Ug-values of insulation glass; solutions for inline quality assurance and process control
Dr. Helmut Weinläder

11:35 h
Modern architectural applications require
intelligent inspection solutions

Ulrich Bauereiß
Dr. Schenk GmbH

12:05 h
In-line inspection for every process step within the automotive glazing production as clear competitive advantages
Jens Kayser

12:35 h
Summary by the moderator

12:40 h - Break

New Technologies and Developments
Moderation: Dr. Martin Kilo
Fraunhofer-Institut für Silicatforschung ISC

13:30 h
Opening address and introduction

13:35 h
Technologies for the production of quadruple insulating glass, potential applications of thin glass in MEM4WIN project
Andreas Mader
LiSEC Austria GmbH

14:05 h - Team Presentation
Manufacturing and integration of printed Organic Photovoltaic ( OPV) and solar thermal systems in quadruple glazing – technologies and products
Hermann Issa
Belectric OPV GmbH
Mirco Franke
Energy Glas GmbH

15:05 h
Thermal and chemical tempering of glass – State of the Art technologies and future trends
Rui Rolo
JSJ Jodeit GmbH

15:35 h
Trends and perspectives in architectural glass coating
Dr. Jens Ellrich
Grenzebach Maschinenbau GmbH

16:05 h
Summary by the moderator

Transparency - State of the Art Technologies
Thursday, 23 October

Organisation: Institut für Baukonstruktion Lehrstuhl 2
Jutta Albus, Dipl. Ing. Architektin

10:00 h
Hohe Häuser – Current Projects of Gewers Pudewill
Georg Gewers
Dipl.-Ing. Architekt, Gewers Pudewill, Berlin (D)

10:30 h
N.N. Topic
Gerd Wittfeld
Dipl. Ing. Architekt, Kada Wittfeld Architektur, Aachen (D)

11:00 h
More with Less - Multiperformative Building Systems
Christian Tschersich
Dipl.-Ing. Architekt, LAVA, Berlin (D)

11:30 h
Light Construction
Eric Höweler
Maa Architect, Höweler + Yoon Architecture, Boston (USA)
Thorsten Helbig
Dipl. Ing., Knippers Helbig Advanced Engineering, Stuttgart (D)

12:30 h - Break

14:00 h
N.N. Topic
Ronald Schleurholts
Architect, Architectenbureau Cepezed, Delft (NL)

14:30 h
La Fondation Louis Vuitton
Dennis Shelden
Architect, Gehry Technologies, Paris (F), Los Angeles (USA)

15:00 h
Unitized All-Glass Façade System – Research & Development Iconic Skin
Hanns Jörg Schrade
Dipl.-Ing. Architekt, Studio+, München

15:30 h
JTI Headquarters – Floyd Geneva
Martin Grinnell
Architect, SOM Skidmore Owings, Merrill, London (UK)
Bernhard Rudolf
Josef Gartner GmbH, Gundelfingen (D)

16:30 h
Glasspavilions HQ-Campus Bombay Sapphire
Eliot Postma
Architect, Heatherwick Studio, London (UK)

17:00 h
Summary by the moderator

New perspectives and market opportunities for the glazier trade
Friday, 24 October (a.m.)

Moderation: Joachim Wilke

09:30 h
Opening address and introduction

10:00 h
Laser engraving
Joachim wilke
isophon glas GmbH

10:45 h
Bonding for laminated glass systems
Hans-Peter Petschenig

11:30 h
Lamination of glass
Jens Erdmann
Glas Mayer

12:15 h
New French balcony
Martin Feigl

Glass in windows and façades
Friday, 24 October (p.m.)

Moderation: Jochen Grönegräs
Hauptgeschäftsführer Bundesverband Flachglas

13:00 h
Glass bonding in windows and façades
Karin Lieb
ift Rosenheim

13:45 h
Light insulating glass in its availability and application
Jochen Grönegräs

14:30 h
DIN 18008 – How will glass assessment change?
Martin Reick
Flachglas MarkenKreis GmbH, Sprecher des BF-Arbeitskreises „Glasbemessung“

15:15 h
Low U-values through large spaces between
glass panels – what do you need to be on the lookout for?

Prof. Franz Feldmeier
Hochschule Rosenheim

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