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  • Express Learning is back once again on the trade show floor of GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window and Door Expo. Since launching in 2014, these 20-minute educational sessions have been providing standing-room-only crowds with specific product- and business-related information they can use to build more profitable companies. The 2019 lineup for these popular "TED Talks"-style... more »
  •     Manzella The American Architectural Manufacturers Association's Western Region will host a webinar titled "U.S. Labor Shortage and Retention" on Aug. 6, covering the current labor shortage and how to retain skilled employees. John Manzella, a global business and economic analysis expert, will lead the webinar. "This webinar will help attendees better... more »
  • Registrants for GlassBuild America have the opportunity win an exclusive VIP tour of the Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home of the NFL's Atlanta Falcons and soccer team Atlanta United FC. The stadium, designed by design, architecture, engineering and urban planning firm HOK, features architectural glass and metal systems. During the tour, experts from key project partners Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope and... more »
  •       A self-confessed "Greenpeace dropout" spoke about why he chose to leave the organization to find alternate routes toward protecting the environment during the 2019 Joint American Architectural Manufacturers Association and Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance Summer Conferences. Dr. Patrick Moore has been a leader in the international environmental field... more »
  • Members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association and the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance are gathered in Victoria, British Columbia, this week for the 2019 Joint AAMA and IGMA Summer Conference. It is the first joint conference for the two organizations, which are currently pursuing unification. Work on the unification proposal has been ongoing for about two years, which... more »
  • The Trade Show News Network listed GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo as 117th largest in the U.S. for 2018. he TSNN list represents the top 250 trade shows held last year in the U.S., ranked by net square footage. In 2018, GlassBuild America had a net square footage of 156,800 and 395 exhibitors. This represents significant growth, with GlassBuild advancing 28 spots compared... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association represented its members, working with other industry groups and interested individuals to take positive action on behalf of the fenestration industry, during the International Code Council Committee Action Hearings last month. "AAMA was able to earn committee approval on a number of proposals which had failed to earn approval in previous... more »
  • The Window & Door Dealers Alliance announced Rich Harshaw as its keynote speaker for the 2019 installment of Window & Door Dealer Day, taking place Monday, Sept. 16, at the Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta. Harshaw is CEO of Level 10 Contractor and author of Unlocking Unlimited Lead Flow. His presentation, titled Standing for Something: Forging and Communicating Your Company... more »
  • The Home Improvement Research Institute's 2019 Home Improvement Summit, Sept. 24-25 in Chicago, allows for networking with researchers, strategists and marketers from home improvement manufacturers, retailers and partners. Presenting organizations include The Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies, Kantar, Houzz, Home Depot and Lowe's. The early bird rate of $575 for members and $899 for non-... more »
  • On Thursday, May 30, Marvin will present its AIA-accredited presentation, Fenestration in Contemporary Residential Applications, at the Adler Windows showroom in New York City. This course presents information about windows and doors in contemporary designs characterized by large openings and envelope treatments that blur the border between the interior and exterior. The course will cover design... more »