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  • Long Time No See: GENE Back on Long Island

    Long Time No See: GENE Back on Long Island

    It has been three years since Glass Expo Northeast™ took place in March 2019, which opened April 6 at the Long Island Marriott in Uniondale, N.Y. The event brought together industry colleagues anxious to see and learn from each other. The COVID-19 pandemic had forced the event, which is co-sponsored by USGlass magazine and the Long…

  • From Architecture to Healthcare, National Day of Glass Speakers Remind Us Why Glass is Amazing

    From Architecture to Healthcare, National Day of Glass Speakers Remind Us Why Glass is Amazing

    Wednesday marks the official kick-off of the International Year of Glass (IYOG) in the U.S. The National Day of Glass, organized by the American Ceramic Society, took place last week at The Madison in Washington, D.C. The program includes a variety of talks and panel discussions from industry leaders representing large and small companies. Other…

  • GENE ’22 Day One: It’s Good to be Back

    GENE ’22 Day One: It’s Good to be Back

    It has been three years since Glass Expo Northeast’s last showing, and energized attendees are eager for shared growth. Day one of the event, co-sponsored by USGlass magazine and the Long Island Glass Association, featured an insightful slate of seminars, attendee and exhibitor conversations, and exciting industry products.

  • GENE ’22: Back and Booming

    GENE ’22: Back and Booming

    Glass Expo Northeast (GENE) ‘22 is in the books. Co-sponsored by USGlass magazine and the Long Island Glass Association, the event attracted nearly 1,500 attendees. USGlass magazine publisher Debra Levy began the second and final day by moderating a panel prompted by two years of COVID crisis and supply chain obstacles. Take a Seat  Crisis Aftermath –…

  • What’s Next for Glass: National Day of Glass Presenters Explore Emerging Developments

    What’s Next for Glass: National Day of Glass Presenters Explore Emerging Developments

    “Glass is an enabler for modern civilization and scientific discovery.” That’s what John Mauro from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at The Pennsylvania State University shared Thursday morning during the National Day of Glass in Washington, D.C. The event is organized by the American Ceramic Society and serves as the country’s kick off…

  • Back Together Again: The Glass Expo Northeast Finale

    Back Together Again: The Glass Expo Northeast Finale

    GENE’s comeback is complete, and what a return it was. We talked with Howard Cohen, president of the Long Island Glass Association and several other exhibitors to get their take on the event.

  • Back in Nashville

    Back in Nashville

    After a two-year absence, the Building Envelope Contractors Conference is back in Nashville. In today’s newscast, we’re talking to several companies about how they’ve navigated the past two years, and what they’re excited to see in the future.

  • One Week Until Glass Expo Northeast™: Utilize These Tips!

    Glass Expo Northeast™ ’22 (GENE) kicks off in one week on April 6-7 at the Long Island Marriott in Uniondale, N.Y. We are thrilled to welcome attendees and more than 100 exhibitors to the Tri-State area. Here are a few tips to help you gain the most value from the event: Bring your business cards. Between sessions,…

  • Fighting Against Hurricanes with Glass Expo Northeast ‘22™ “Aluminum Glazing Systems” Seminar

    The New York area is no stranger to hurricane season. Glass Expo Northeast™ ’22 (GENE) is offering “Hurricane Impact Resistance with Aluminum Glazing Systems,” an AIA-accredited seminar on April 6, at 11:30 a.m. in Uniondale, N.Y. This session is essential for those in the glazing industry to understand the vital impacts of glazing failures at the…