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  • The National Glass Association and the Window & Door Dealers Alliance announced that the GlassBuild America trade show floor is 98 percent sold out. To date, 459 exhibiting companies occupying 181,315 net square feet of exhibit space are expected at the upcoming event being held September 12-14 in Atlanta. This represents a 28 percent increase in square footage over the previous Atlanta-based... more »
  • Ken Gronbach, president of KGC Direct, will present "Charting the Course Through Demographic Change" at the upcoming Window and Door Manufacturers Association Executive Management Conference to be held September 27-28 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Gronbach, author of The Age Curve: How to Profit from the Coming Demographic Storm, will use his understanding of worldwide demographics... more »
  • Fenestration Canada will host a webinar, “The New & Improved NAFS Performance Calculator,” on Thursday, July 27 from noon to 1 p.m. EDT. The webinar will cover Fenestration Canada’s North American Fenestration Standard/Specification performance calculator, a tool that allows the user to determine the NAFS performance requirements for the local environment. Changes in... more »
  • Ply Gem displayed a variety of windows and doors, including the Simonton DaylightMax series vinyl windows pictured here, at PCBC 2017 in San Diego, California, June 28-29. At the conference, the company also invited the building community to join in the Ply Gem Home for Good project to raise awareness, drive support and help homes with families in need of affordable housing.   more »
  • Early-bird registration has been extended until June 30 for the WDMA-Northeast Summer Conference, which will take place July 17-18, 2017 in Albany, New York, at the Desmond Hotel and Conference Center. This will be the first summer conference since the merger of the Northeast Window & Door Association with the Window and Door Manufacturers Association. The program is a day and a half,... more »
  • WinDoor, the annual trade show hosted by Fenestration Canada will be held November 28-30 at The International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario, near Toronto. The event attracts a mix of Canadian and U.S. window and door manufacturers and industry suppliers, retailers and other industry professionals who gather for education, networking and updates on industry trends. Click here for more... more »
  • Early-bird registration rates for the 15th annual GlassBuild America are in effect until June 30. GlassBuild America, the gathering place for the entire glass, metals and window and door industries in the Americas, will be held September 12-14, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia. Presented by the National Glass Association and the Window & Door Dealers Alliance, along with association sponsors, the... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association summer conference, held June 18-21 in Newport, Rhode Island, offered industry insights, advice and updates to attendees. Keynote speaker Michael Collins of Building Industry Advisors addressed the challenges and opportunities facing the industry in the wake of the new Trump administration. Collins gave a forecast on how Trump's influence on... more »
  • The Glass Association of North America is bringing its Fall Conference to GlassBuild America in Atlanta for a first-time integration of its committee work and presentations with the annual tradeshow. The GANA Fall Conference runs concurrently with GlassBuild, Sept. 12-14, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. The combination of the two events provides a larger audience and... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association National Summer Conference will welcome Michael Collins, Building Industry Advisors, as keynote speaker. Collins will present on the Trump administration’s impact on the building products industry, in terms of challenges and opportunities. Registration is open for the conference, which will be held June 18-21, 2017, in Newport,... more »