Winter Conference 2018

Schedule of Events

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

9:00 am
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
6:00 pm

Technical Policy Committee (closed)
IGMA Board of Directors (closed)
President’s Welcome Reception (business casual)

Thursday, February 1, 2018

7:00 – 9:00 am
7:30 am
9:00 am

IGNITE Breakfast (Sponsor Presentations)
Certification Task Groups:

  • IGCC-IGMA Program Report
  • IGMAC Program
  • Design Considerations for Complex IGUs
  • TM-4500 Quality Procedures
  • Desiccant
  • Sealant Survey


12:00 noon
1:00 pm

Presentation: Managing Risk, Michael Hart, HUMAN
ET&I Task Groups:

  • Thermal Stress Research Update
  • Gas Measurement
  • VIG Update
  • Advanced Fenestration Testing
  • Processed Glass EPD
  • Field Correlation Study (Members Only)


6:00 pm

Member Networking Theme Evening: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Friday, February 2, 2018

7:30 am
9:00 am

Report to Members Breakfast
TSC Task Groups:

  • Unsupported IGU Edges
  • Edge Pressure on IGUs
  • IG Cavity Width
  • PIB Migration
  • Visual Quality
  • IG Cavity Compensation

12:00 noon
1:00 pm

Lunch Presentation: Dustin Anderson from Fixer Upper
Technical Presentation: Development of Stainless Steel Based Warm Edge Spacer Systems, Gerhard Reichert, Glasslam

Consultant Reports / Codes & Standards (ASTM, ISO, CGSB, EPA, DOE)
Affiliated Organizations

Education & Safety Task Groups:

  • Glass Safety Awareness
  • IG Fabricator Workshop
  • Leadership Development Program
  • Do’s & Don’ts of Safety



Member – $925 USD
Non Member – $1,650 USD
Spouse – $225 USD

Cancellation received at this office before JANUARY 9, 2018 will qualify for a refund less an administrative charge of $150 USD. CANCELLATIONS MADE AFTER JANUARY 9, 2018 WILL NOT BE REFUNDED

In the event the meeting fails to take place as scheduled or is interrupted and/or discontinued or access to the premises is prevented or interfered with by reason of any strike, lock-out, act of God, act of war, emergency declared by any government agency or for any other cause beyond the reasonable control of the Alliance, the delegate releases the Alliance from all damages and agrees that the sole liability of the Alliance shall be to return each delegate registration fee paid, less a pro-rated share of costs committed by the Alliance.


Loews Ventana Canyon Resort SOLD OUT!
7000 North Resort Drive
Tucson, AZ 85750
(520) 529-7860
Click Here to make your reservations online.

Please identify yourself as being with the group IGMA.

Room Rate: $189
One night deposit required at time of booking.
TAX: all guest room rates are subject to the applicable taxes


Room cancellations: Individual guest room deposits will be refunded if reservations are cancelled forty-eight (48) hours prior to the day of arrival. Non-cancelled room reservations (those that do not have an appropriate cancellation number) will not be refunded.

Additional Hotels

With the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort now being sold out, attendees have been able to get rooms at the following hotels:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Oro Valley Tucson North
11075 North Oracle Rd
Oro Valley, AZ 86737
Rate: $174.60 Monday through Thursday, 127.59 on Friday

Americas Best Value Inn
810 E. Benson Hwy, Tucson, 85713
(520) 884-5800
Rate: ~$150 USD

Extended Stay America Tucson – Grant Road
5050 E. Grant Road, Tucson, 85712
(520) 795-9510
Rate: ~$165 USD

Best Western Inn & Suites: Tucson Foothills Hotel & Suites
6201 N. Oracle Road, Tucson, 85704
(520) 297-8111
Rate: ~175 USD

Red Lion Inn & Suites Tucson North – Foothills
7411 N. Oracle Road, Tucson, 85704
(520) 575-9255
Rate: ~$165 USD