83rd Conference on Glass Problems

Held October 31, 2022 – November 3, 2022 Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio

The Conference on Glass Problems is the largest glass manufacturing conference in North America, attracting glass manufacturers and suppliers worldwide to exchange innovations and solutions. The conference provides 35 hours of technical education through expert lectures, panel discussions, and focused courses on topics, including glass melting, refractories, process control, emissions, and raw materials.
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GMIC & EPA Energy Star Joint Symposium on Energy Decarbonization in Glass Manufacturing

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A symposium organized by: The Glass Manufacturing Industry Council and EPA Energy Star

Thursday November 3, 2021 – 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

Glass Manufacturers, Refractory and Equipment Suppliers, Raw Material and Energy Suppliers, Design Engineers, Process Engineers, Academics, and Glass Researchers, Technology, Process Design, Analysis, and Improvement.

Advanced Fundamentals of Batch And Furnace Operations

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Monday, October 31, 2022 | 12:00 noon to 5:00 pm

Instructor: C. Philip Ross, President, Glass Industry Consulting International (GICI)
The course is an introduction to the principles of commercial glass production employed in Batch & Furnace operations by US Glass producers. Raw Materials, Glass Technology & Properties, Melting Furnaces, and Environmental Issues will all be touched upon. Suggested attendees could be vendors or newer individuals to glass manufacturing seeking an introduction to the issues faced in glass production.1

Additional Short Course TBD