Conference focuses on furnaces, with an additional development course about refractories.
The 33rd conference under the title “The Italian Glass Day” will focus on technological development in flat and hollow glass furnaces and will deal with the main topics concerning furnaces, such as the use of refractories for various types of glass and for various types of furnace; the design of furnaces intended also as control, sustainability, consumption, energy saving in furnace operation, filtration systems and treatment solutions and pertaining regulations.
The day before the conference, on November 22nd there will be a professional development course on the use of fused cast refractories for the various types of glass and furnaces, held by two experts from A.T.I.V. Board of Directors, with the presentation and support by two of the most well-known companies producing refractories.
This year for the first time since the creation of Associazione dei Tecnici Italiani del Vetro (Association of Italian Glass Technologists), A.T.I.V. have set up an award for the best research presentation in the glass sector by a young technologist or researcher under 35 years of age. To this end, the association is also accepting topics that lie outside the main focus of the conference.
Fee reductions are being offered when more than two participants from the same company are registered.
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