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  • The National Glass Association and Window & Door Dealers Alliance announced that author and generational expert Cam Marston will return to GlassBuild America as keynote speaker at the Opening Session. Marston is back by popular demand to present, "The Multi-Generation Workplace—Do You Know How to Manage It?" He will share how understanding the differences of each generation,... more »
  • Brant Olson, sales technician and fenestration enterprise resource planning expert at WTS Paradigm participated in the FenCon17 ERP: Implementations in Fenestration and Increasing Efficiency panel. Topics included defining business and technology goals and timelines across the organization, integrating current technologies and understanding the long-term value ERP will provide to businesses.... more »
  • The Window Safety Task Force of the National Safety Council will sponsor Window Safety Week the first week of April to educate consumers on window safety and increase awareness to prevent accidental window falls. According to the Council, every year, about eight children under age five die from falling out of a window and more than 3,300 are injured seriously enough to go to the hospital. To... more »
  •  The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host a webinar, “Window Safety is Everyone’s Responsibility,” on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EST. Angela Dickson, marketing manager for AAMA, will be presenting. All interested parties are welcome; registration is required and complimentary. more »
  • The Window & Door Manufacturers Association hosts its WDMA Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference March 27-29 in Washington, D.C., where Congressman Morgan Griffith (R-VA ) is a featured speaker. Griffith is a member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, which has jurisdiction over some of the most important issues facing the industry, according to WDMA, including energy efficiency... more »
  • GPAD 2017, hosted by FeneTech Inc., opened Wednesday, March 14 in New Orleans. Keynote speaker Joe Maukonen, president of control systems integrator RoviSys, kicked off the event by addressing a concurrent theme in the subsequent presentations: Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things. While IoT—generally, things that are connected to the internet and also to each other—is... more »
  • Deceuninck North America welcomed more than a dozen fabricators for its Future Fabricators workshop. Current and future leaders of companies from Ohio, West Virginia, Illinois, Indiana, Florida and Pennsylvania attended the event, now in its second year. During the two-day workshop, Deceuninck North America CEO Filip Geeraert and other Deceuninck leadership provided insights into the state... more »
  • More than 50 industry professionals met in High Point, N.C. Feb 20-23 for a training symposium focusing on profile wrapping and flat lamination suited to all levels of experience. Put together as a joint effort, the symposium was organized and hosted by TreCo Tech/Barberan machinery, American Renolit films, Kleiberit Adhesives and Nordson equipment. The event was held at the TreCo Tech facility... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association heard from a number of speakers and presenters focused on green building topics and sustainability at the AAMA 80th Annual Conference in Phoenix, Feb. 12-15. Participants heard upcoming changes to California's Proposition 65, as well as an overview of Environmental Product Declarations, the importance of sustainable cities and the... more »
  • The National Glass Association and the Window and Door Dealers Alliance will hold the next GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo Sept. 12-14, 2017 in Atlanta. GlassBuild America is the largest annual tradeshow for the glass, metal and window and door industries in the Americas and features innovative products and services from around the globe. In addition to exhibits, the 2017... more »