Build Show - UK Construction Week
The Build Show will be the UK’s most significant event in construction for decades. A wide ranging programme will explore every key issue and work with notable industry leaders and organisations to address policy issues, develop skills and personal development, seek out, recognise and reward talent and ability.
Chartered Trading Standards Institute Conference
The GGF is supporting the Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) Conference, which this year will take place from 26 June - 29 June 2017 at the Harrogate International Centre in historic Harrogate.
This event is one of the highlights in the CTSI calendar with over 1000 Chartered Trading Standard Officers attending and over 50 exhibitors including Which, BBC and British Retail Consortium.
The GGF will be hosting the 300 sq m UK Pavilion at the largest international fenestration show again in 2018.
Having secured the space at the exhibition the Federation invites all GGF Members interested in growing their business internationally to be part of the GGF UK Pavilion at Fensterbau Frontale 2018.
With plans still to be finalised, the GGF UK Pavilion is to consist of GGF companies sharing the exhibition space, a hospitality lounge, transport and set up costs as well as benefiting from the GGF exclusive exhibition package.
The GGF will be supporting FIREX International 2017, to be held from 20-22 June, 2017 at ExCel London.
FIREX International is the only event that connects the global fire and security markets, and gives fire and security professionals access to the very latest technology from suppliers across the world, plus the cutting-edge solutions and essential knowledge you need to ensure life safety.
FIT Show 2017
The GGF will exhibit and contribute to the seminar programme at FIT Show 2017
FIT Show is the one UK event where the people and companies that produce and distribute products, components and services for the manufacture and installation of windows, doors and conservatories gather to meet the people and companies that sell, fabricate and install them.
Glasstec is not only the world‘s largest trade fair for the glass industry and its suppliers but also the most international event.
There is no better platform for presenting product innovations, forward-looking processing techniques and new glass applications to trade visitors from around the globe.
GGF will be supporting the 14th presentation of Glasstech Asia, to be staged in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam from 24 - 26 November 2016.
Being reputed as the 'Glass Hub of South-East Asia', this unparalleled glass exhibition provides regional industry players a deeper insight into the glass manufacturing, processing, products and materials sectors. It is therefore an excellent platform for industry players across the globe to step foot and tap into the growing market of South-East Asia.
The GGF supports the Glass Performance Days Conference, which is heading towards its 25 Year Anniversary in June 28-30, 2017.
GPD can look back at an impressive record of collecting and sharing glass industry essentials. Since its inception in 1992, a total of over 12,000 delegates have attended 3,000 presentations, listened to 1,000 speakers and formed over 30,000 contacts.
The GGF is an event partner for Materials 2017, the first conference and exhibition focused on materials for architecture, construction and design – to be held April 2017 in London.
The conference will focus on the latest innovation and technology in the following materials:
- Smart Materials
- Building Information Modelling
- 3D Printing
- Off-site Construction
National Home Improvement Council (NHIC) events
The GGF supports National Home Improvement Council (NHIC) events throughout the year.
For more than forty years, the NHIC has provided an important source of first class, impartial advice and information on all manner of home improvements. The NHIC is the leading voice in the home renovation industry and, therefore, provides a most reliable platform on which to build your cost-cutting improvement plans.
People in Glass (PIGS)
PIGS, the networking group for people in glazing.
Free to attend, sponsorship for PIGS comes from generous donations from companies. Sponsors money goes behind the bar to provide free drinks to get the party started.
Anyone working or affiliated to the glazing industry is welcome. Entry to PIGS events is free.
Security & Counter Terror Expo
The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) is pleased to announce its support for the upcoming Security & Counter Terror Expo at Olympia London this March
Security & Counter Terror Expo (SCTX) is the UK’s leading national security event and takes place this year at Olympia London from 6th-7th March.
GGF Technical staff and representatives from the GGF Window Film Group will be on hand at SCTX 2018 to offer advice and discuss all matters glass and glazing, especially in relation to security and safety such as the use of window film and lamination in bomb containment and ballistic reduction.
Security & Counter Terror Expo is a world-class showcase of the capabilities, strategies and intelligence to keep nations, infrastructure, business and people safe with more than 10,000 professionals from Government, Private Sector, Critical National Infrastructure, Military, Law Enforcement, Transport Security, Border Security, Security Services, Major Events and Emergency Services.
Come and visit the GGF at SCTX 2018 - we'll be at Stand F1.