Where the hollow glass industry meets to do business
South and Central America has been one of the most dynamic regions in the hollow glassmaking sector in recent years. There has been a host of new glassmaking facilities that have opened recently and there has been a renewed interest in the region thanks to its favourable economic and political conditions. This, coupled with an increased disposable income among the population's consumers, has seen a surge of confidence in glass packaging.
This niche event brings together international experts, glass container manufacturers and businesses that use glass containers to discover the latest innovations which include energy efficiency, quality control, packaging, logistics and decorative possibilities.
Brought to you by the publishers of Glass International, this event is the perfect opportunity to increase your presence in the market, benefit from associated PR, position yourselves as experts in your field and network with essential business contacts all around the world.
Glassman South America takes place at the Sao Paulo Expo Centre, Brazil
|Tuesday 14 May 2019||10:00 - 17:00|
|Wednesday 15 May 2019||10:00 - 16:00|
The Glassman conference will address the latest trends in glassmaking with high-level speakers, in addition to the Future Glass Forum which focuses on applying Industry 4.0 to the Glass Industry - both creating a compelling reason for the highest level of decision makers within the industry to attend.
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