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July 9, 2019
From Glass Magazine
GPD 2019 Spotlights Glass Industry Trends, Performance and Manufacturing
More than 1,000 industry representatives from around the world gathered in Tampere, Finland, June 25-28 for the 2019 Glass Performance Days. The event included workshops and conference sessions, in addition to a management forum and expo. This year's GPD covered a range of topics such as smart technology, glass and sustainability, R&D, market trends, changing building code requirements, and more. Check out news and updates from the event.  

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People News
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Product Spotlight
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A Smart Future in Glass
By Katy Devlin
The future of the glass industry is smart—smarter glass for smarter buildings in smarter cities, according to presenters and organizers at the 2019 Glass Performance Days in Tampere, Finland. 
Gain the Most Value from GlassBuild America
By Alice Dickerson
In 30+ years in the glass industry, I have experienced being on both sides of the aisle at numerous events and conferences and I’ve managed more than a decade of GlassBuild America exhibits. In 2017, I revisited the role of attendee at GlassBuild for the first time in many years. No matter my role, I have always seen value in participating in the show.
From the Fabricator: Free Agency
By Max Perilstein
The NBA is in the middle of free agency, when players’ contracts expire, and they can move to a new team. It also seems to be the same way in our industry, with a ton of folks moving from one company to another in the last several weeks.


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