glasstec UPDATE – Program 25 November

Welcome to the glasstec UPDATE international conference 2021!

glasstec UPDATE Conference

At 11am, the conference starts with a welcome by Erhard Wienkamp, Managing Director, Messe Düsseldorf GmbH and Michael Wolter, Federal Guildmaster, BIV (Federal Guild Association of the Glazier Trade).

11:10 – 11:15: Introduction
Prof. Dr.-Ing Ulrich Knaack
Institute for Structural Design and Engineering / TU Darmstadt Chair Design of Construction / TU Delft

11:15 – 11:45: Climate protection in industry – options for green lead markets
Michael Marty, Head of Department III 2 – Sustainable Production, Resource Conservation and Material Cycles Federal Environment Agency

11:45 – 12:15: What will glass production look like in 2045?
Dr. Johann Overath, Director General Bundesverband Glasindustrie e.V.

12:15 – 12:45: Decarbonising Glass – A Global industry in need of local solutions
Aston Fuller, General Manager Glass Futures Ltd.

14:30 – 15:00: Façade construction – sustainable in aluminium
Leiter der Projektberatung Hydro Building Systems Germany GmbH

15:00 – 15:30: Recycling of flat glass in the construction industry – Analysis of material flows for Germany
Dr. Ansgar Rose, ift Rosenheim GmbH

15:30 – 16:00: Glass as a resource – good, bad or dead?
Lisa Rammig, Eckersley O ́Callaghan, Los Angeles

16:20 – 16:50: Just another Brick in the wall
Jaap Wiedenhoff, Quake Innovations – co-founder and business leader
ABT consulting engineers – conceptual designer complex multidisciplinary projects

16:50 – 17:00: Closing and summary
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Knaack, Institutsleitung, Institut für Statik und Konstruktion der TU Darmstadt
Lehrstuhl Design of Construction der TU Delft

Glass Industry News, Facade Glass Projects