Garibaldi Glass Announces Glass Day 2019
April 30, 2019 – Glass Day is the commercial glass and glazing industry’s learning and networking event of the year. Click here to view a flyer about this event. The 9th Annual Glass Day is hosted by Garibaldi Glass, an award-winning glass fabricator with over 50 years of experience, being held at Garibaldi’s Headquarters at 8183 Wiggins Street, Burnaby, BC. This year, it will take place on Friday, May 10, 2019 from 12:30PM – 7:00PM, doors open at 12:00PM. Glass Day is an afternoon of high energy learning, innovation, hospitality, and a way to give back to the glass and glazing industry. You’ll learn from industry veterans, glass experts, and influential speakers and leaders who can help you succeed in the commercial glass and glazing industry.
Last year, we had an extraordinary lineup of industry speakers; this year is going to be very different. Garibaldi is honoured to share an hour plus with a special one on one in depth interview with Mic Patterson, discussing the Art & Science of Building Transparency and its many facets. Don’t miss out on this special AIBC accredited event with our honoured guest, Mic Patterson PhD LEED AP+, Ambassador of Innovation & Collaboration, Founder, and Immediate Past President of Facade Tectonics Institute
There will be nine seminars with a variety of topics to interest everyone – including architects, glaziers, engineers, glass fabricators, and more. For architects, eight of the nine seminars are either AIA, AIBC, or AIA/AIBC accredited and will count towards continuing education credits to help maintain your designation. Here is a quick peak at our sessions:
Designing High Performance Facades, Technoform
Glass 101: Basics, Performance & Aesthetics, Garibaldi Glass
Big Glass Challenges: What We’ve Learned, Woods Powr-Grip
Designing Safer Glass Railings with Laminated Glass, Kuraray
Storefront vs Curtainwall – Design Principles, Kawneer
The Evolution of Architectural Glass & High Performance Coatings 2, Guardian Glass
Structural Silicone Sealants for Architects, Dow Performance Silicones
Structural Silicone Glazing: 50 Years of Performance Explained, Dow Performance Silicones
Principles of Glass Selection for Facades: From Rendering to Reality 2, Guardian Glass
ABOUT GARIBALDI GLASS
Garibaldi Glass is a privately owned, architectural glass fabrication facility serving local and international markets. Since 1966, Garibaldi Glass has grown to become the premier source of innovative glass solutions, currently employing over 230 employees working in our 160,000 square foot facility in Burnaby, BC. As we look towards our next 50 years, we are eager to continue our journey to excellence through the continuous improvement of our products and processes to be the leading custom glass fabricator on the West Coast of North America.
For more information, please contact:
Garibaldi Glass Industries Inc.