Nov. 3, 2016 - The National Glass Association (NGA) has announced that phase I of the relaunch of its online training resource, MyGlassClass.com, is complete. The site has been relaunched with a new user interface and interactive online courses specifically designed to meet the training needs of contract glaziers and full-service glass companies.
Oct. 6, 2016 - For the past two years we’ve been discussing the need for trade payment terms being legislated and have kept you up to date through our bulletins and columns in Glass Canada. The OGMA teamed up with Prompt Payment Ontario (PPO) as we considered this the best means of achieving this goal.
The current year has been a very busy and productive year at Fenestration Canada. The spring meetings at the Fairmont in Mont-Tremblant, Que., were an excellent networking and education event and an introduction to our new association management team at Zzeem. The prospects for membership growth and development have never been better or more clearly focused with Zzeem at the controls.
Sept. 22, 2016 - The Glass Association of North America (GANA) is seeking its next dynamic leader to serve and promote the interests of its members in the glass and glazing industry. Qualified candidates will be innovative and mission-driven, bringing strong communication skills and the ability to build and establish strong business and industry partnerships.
Aug. 11, 2016 - Check out the GANA homepage for blog updates containing association and industry news. The GlassNation blog will track industry and assocation news, keeping our home page fresh with new information. The GlassNation blog is a great place to share your news too! Be sure to keep us on your distribution list so we can post your releases.
A big shout out from the shores of the Northumberland Strait to all the readers of Glass Canada!
This month we will explore a new document that is presently in committee and being reviewed for future publication by IGMA. This publication will address one of the many technical areas the organization works on to expand the knowledge base and meet the many needs of the insulating glass industry.
July 14, 2016 - CGA's initiative to provide online technical resources is underway. The new CGA online bookstore is live and electronic manuals provided by the Glass Association of North America (GANA) are available for instant download. Proceeds raised from online sales provide valuable funding for CGA, so order your copies today!
June 15, 2016 - The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) celebrated 16 consecutive years of furthering the careers and education of students pursuing a degree related to the building products industry by awarding seven scholarships to children of employees of AAMA member companies. The scholarship award winners were announced during the 2016 AAMA Summer Conference, held June 12-15, in San Antonio. The recipients of 11 AAMA Partner Scholarships also were announced.
“Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.”
The IGMA’s first IG Fabricator Workshop was held May 3 through 5 at the Intertek testing facilities in Plano, Texas. IGMA plans to offer this workshop multiple times each year and at various locations throughout Canada and the U.S. Oak Moser of Oak Hill Consulting is professionally moderating the workshop. Oak, formerly a plant manager at a major fabrication facility, brings his years of experience to this new role.
Canadian Glass AssociationThe Canadian Glass Association has prepared a lineup of expert presenters for the 2016 Glass Connections conference. This annual event will be held in Ontario at the Westin Ottawa Hotel on Sept. 13 to 14. The event will open with an evening welcome reception followed by a full day of industry programming.
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