82nd Conference on Glass Problems

Country: USA

City: Columbus

Abstr. due: 22.01.2021

Dates: 01.11.21 — 04.11.21

Area Of Sciences: Chemistry; Technical sciences;

Organizing comittee e-mail: dbanks AT gmic.org

Organizers: Glass Manufacturing Industry Council and Alfred University


The 82nd annual GPC, the largest glass manufacturing conference in North America, takes place November 1–4, 2021 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio, bringing together glass manufacturers and suppliers worldwide to exchange innovations and problem solutions. The conference provides expert lectures, panel discussions, and focused courses and symposia, along with exhibiting and networking opportunities.

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
  • Carbon reduction, energy management, and electric boosting
  • Furnace design and reconstruction
  • Furnace life extension and maintenance
  • New topics relevant to glass manufacturing

Conference Web-Site: https://www.glassonweb.com/news/abstract-submission-now-open-82nd-conference-glass-problems