Birgit Horn

Director glasstec

“Too long since I've experienced it - I look forward to face-to-face meetings with exhibitors and visitors in 2022!”

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jens Schneider

Professors at Institute fof Structural Mechanics and Design / TU Darmstadt

„Of course we are looking forward to glasstec - and especially to the special show glass technology live! And really everyone who is involved in building with glass meets here - really everyone!“

Peter Nischwitz

Head of Marketing / Corporate Communication
Glaston Germany GmbH

„Finally being able to experience the glasstec live again ist like scoring the winning in overtime."

Dr. Johann Overath

Director General BV Glas

„Climate neutrality in 2045 cannot be achieved without glass as a material. I am delighted that at the next glasstec we will one again be able to show politicians and the public 'live' what the German glass industry is capable of achieving in terms of decarbonization.“

Petra Cullmann

Executive Director, Messe Düsseldorf GmbH

"Finally meeting people again, exchanging ideas and experiencing the trade fair in all its facets. I am really looking forward to it! See you at glasstec 2022!"

José Luis Vélez

Managing Director, Interglass

„This isn’t a “back to normal scenario” but a “back to a new reality”. We’re looking forward to finding out the new customer concerns and needs on a global stage. Rules have changed for everyone, let’s see the outcome after COVID.“

Sebastien De Grauwe

Founder & CEO - HeronTrack

„I am excited to meet interesting glass professionals to inspire them with our unique tracking solution for stillages.

And, of course, live again … finally!“

Dave Dineff

Global Marketing Director
Agr International

„We are anxious to get back to face-to-face discussions with our customers. We have a number of new products for the industry and the best way to introduce them is through high qualitiy events like glasstec.“

Jochen Grönegräs

Managing Director - German Federal Flat Glass Association

„I am looking forward to the opportunity to meet the members of the BF in person again - because they will certainly all be at glasstec this time."

Markus Gruber

Senior Vice President
Business Unit Glass at Grenzebach Group

„glasstec is the meeting place for the international glass industry. I look forward to seeing all customers, partners and visitors again.“

Dr. Christoph Hermanns

Managing Director MDI
Advanced Processing GmbH

„Seeing our customers, business partners and colleagues in 'real life' again. If that's not a reason to look forward to glasstec 2022.“

Hermann Fimpeler

Federal Guild Master North Rhine-Westphalia

"Experiencing innovations, meeting people and sharing expert knowledge again. That's what I'm personally looking forward to the most!"

Jon P. Duprey

President | New Hudson Corporation

„We are more than ready to engage with friends, colleagues & customers in Düsseldorf in next September!“

Dipl.-Ing. Ernst Uhing

President of the Chamber of Architects North Rhine-Westphalia

„I am very pleased that the Chamber of Architects North Rhine-Westphalia, together with Messe Düsseldorf will be organizing the International Architecture Congress on building with glass for the eighth time as part of glasstec. And with a view into the future: 'Vision - Sustainable Architecture with Glass'."

Bertrand Mercier

Business Unit Glass Vice President

„I am very excited to meet live again our glass community, our customers, our partners and friends. See you soon at glasstec 2022!“

Egbert Wenninger

Chairman of the VDMA Glass Technology Forum

„Glass is coming home! glasstec was gone for a long time. For me it will feel like coming home in 2022.“

Salvatore Ruggiero

Vice President Marketing and Communication | SCHOTT AG

“Pure networking" – talking, exchanging ideas and coming together. I am very much looking forward to the live platform glasstec 2022.”

Joachim Schmid

VDMA Construction – Equipment and Plant Engineering

“No matter how efficient digital communication may be, it will never be able to replace the leading trade show as a marketplace. I look forward to being challenged again with all my senses at glasstec in Düsseldorf.”

Rob Nijsse

TU Delft

“Delft University of Technology looks forward to display the Ziptruss at the upcoming glasstec. It will demonstrate the advancements on glass related technology we made in the Covid 19 months."

Thomas Lippold

Deputy Federal Guild Master of the Glazier Trade

„I am very much looking forward to glasstec 2022 because I will meet all my long-term suppliers, colleagues and friends from the glass industry in person again. My personal highlight will be the elimination competition of the German glass construction participants for the EuroSkills in St. Petersburg 2023."