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80th Conference on Glass Problems


October 28, 2019 @ 8:00 am
October 31, 2019 @ 5:00 pm


Greater Columbus Convention Center
Columbus, OH United States + Google Map

Hosted October 28–31, 2019 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, the 80th Conference on Glass Problems (GPC), the largest glass manufacturing conference in North America, attracts glass manufacturers and suppliers worldwide to exchange innovations and solutions. In fact, the 2018 event was one of the largest in its history. The Glass Manufacturing Industry Council (GMIC) and Alfred University co-organize the conference. The GPC is devoted to technical issues facing professionals responsible for the successful operations of glass manufacturing companies and features two full days of invited and contributed talks.



Check out the complete program schedule at this link.

The all-day symposium “Sustainability in Glass Manufacturing” will be held October 31, 2019 at the Hilton Columbus Downtown.

Looking to add to your knowledge at the conference? Register for a short course.


Register before October 4 and save $50! Visit this link to register.

Book your hotel room at the beautiful Hilton Columbus Downtown. Reservation deadline is October 15, or until all rooms in the block are sold out.

Exhibitors—Get in front of this lucrative audience. Learn more here about booking exhibit space.

The 80th GPC is presented by the Glass Manufacturing Industry Council and Alfred University, and is endorsed by The American Ceramic Society. Glass Worldwide is the official journal.