15/11/2022As of 1st of December 2022 Lars Wismer (49) will lead the team of glasstec, the world’s leading trade fair for the glass sector, as well as A+A, International Trade Fair for Safety, Security and Health at Work.
23/09/2022glasstec has clearly underscored its relevance for the global glass industry with its restart as a face-to-face trade fair after the pandemic induced break. In the “International Year of Glass”, the 936 exhibitors from 47 countries impressively demonstrated to 30,000 visitors from 119 countries the operational excellence of the sector.
12/09/2022From 20 to 23 September 2022 the international glass sector will finally meet again at its world’s leading trade fair after four years. Only one week to go and then glasstec in Düsseldorf will provide a unique line-up of innovations, trends and solutions, combined with a high-calibre supporting programme from science and practice.
15/07/2022The innovation show glass technology live (gtl) is a highlight of glasstec. This is where the concentrated innovative power of the industry can be seen. What will be shown at gtl in autumn 2022 is a well-kept secret each time. With the glasstec on tour video interviews, we lift the curtain a little and give exclusive insights into the preparations and the work of the gtl organisers.
13/07/2022After four years, the glazier trade will finally meet again at glasstec. In addition to a supporting programme that invites visitors to participate and try things out, the thematic focus will again be on the sector’s orientation and development potential for the future.
23/06/2022In architecture, glass has always been synonymous with transparency, lightness and versatility. It was and still is the material for visionary designs of the future and trendsetting buildings of modern times. However, will glass also stand the test of time posed by the coming age of sustainability?
02/06/2022live trade fair experience, knowledge transfer and a cross-industry exchange at the highest international level – this is what glasstec will offer with its ancillary program this year. Trade fair highlights will include the glasstec conference, the International Architecture Congress and the innovations showcase ‘glass technology live’.
08/02/2022In the International Year of Glass, the glass industry will celebrate a long-awaited reunion in Düsseldorf, Germany from 20 to 23 September 2022.
14/12/2021The United Nations has declared 2022 to be the International Year of Glass (IYOG2022). It is thus entirely dedicated to the transparent material. Regional committees worldwide will highlight glass's scientific, economic, and cultural importance as a material in their country or region and celebrate several anniversaries.
29/11/2021The innovative capacity of the glass industry was highlighted once again by experts from the most diverse areas during the 2-day glasstec UPDATE International Conference.