ESG 2014: 12th ESG Conference

The 12th ESG Conference will take place 21-24 September 2014 in Parma, Italy, and will focus on presenting and discussing ways to improve the quality and performance of glass products, as well as the specific needs of glass industries.

A.T.I.V. (Association of Italian Glass Technologists) and SSV (Stazione Sperimentale del Vetro), in cooperation with the University of Parma, announce that the 12th ESG (European Glass Society) Conference will be held in Parma, Italy, 21-24 September 2014.
The 12th ESG Conference will be a three-day event with a conference agenda organized in parallel sessions, poster session and visits. A Sightseeing Tour, Gala Dinner and Accompanying Person Program will also be included.
The aim of this conference is to present and discuss ways to improve the quality and performance of glass products in their various applications.
The conference will maintain the quality of the previous congresses while incorporating new features to learn about the latest developments in glass technology and European Regulations.
The technical tracks will focus on specific needs of glass industries and, in particular, about:
1. Glass Technology
2. Glass & Environment
3. Properties & Measures
4. Special Glasses
5. Safety & Hygiene
6. Glass in Architecture
In connection with the 12th ESG Conference, the XXIX A.T.I.V. Conference, the GlassTrend Seminar, the Annual Meeting of the International Commission on Glass (ICG), the Annual Meeting of the ESG will be organized and the ICG TC Meetings will be hosted during the conference.
A sponsor program will be defined in order to promote activities.