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Messe Conference on Glass Problems

The Conference on Glass Problems, including Advances in Fusion and Processing of Glass Symposium invites engineers, educators, researchers, students, and solutions providers in glass manufacturing to submit an abstract for an oral presentation at this premier industry conference.

Hosted at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, the Conference on Glass Problems (GPC) is the largest glass manufacturing conference in North America, attracting glass manufacturers and suppliers worldwide to exchange innovations and solutions. The Glass Manufacturing Industry Council (GMIC), in partnership with Alfred University, co-organize the conference. The GPC is devoted to the technical issues facing professionals responsible for the successful operations of glass manufacturing companies and features two full days of invited and contributed talks in parallel with the 11th Advances in Fusion and Processing of Glass symposium (AFPG).

The AFPG symposium will have two full days of invited as well as contributed talks, in parallel to the GPC, enabling attendees the opportunity to participate in both events. The AFPG symposium addresses the latest developments in the field of glass processing with a strong emphasis on glass melting, attracting researchers, engineers, and experts from both academia and industry who are active in the field.


Broad topics of interest are:

  •     Glass melting & quality
  •     Combustion and heat transfer
  •     Refractories
  •     Process control, sensors, and Industry 4.0
  •     Modeling of glass melting and processing
  •     Raw materials, batching, cullet and recycling
  •     Forming issues and container customization
  •     Safety, emissions, environment, and respirable silica
  •     Sustainability, carbon reduction, and energy management
  •     Furnace design and reconstruction
  •     Furnace life extension and maintenance
  •     New topics relevant to glass manufacturing
Land USA
Stadt Columbus, Ohio
Standort Greater Columbus Convention Center
Turnus annually
nächste Termine 31.10.2022 - 03.11.2022


Firma Glass Manufacturing Industry Council
Anschrift 600 N. Cleveland Avenue, Suite 210
Westerville, OH 43082
Land USA
Staat Ohio
Telefon 001 614 818 9423
Telefax 001 614 818 9485