At the industry's main events, both attendees and exhibitors have the opportunity to learn about the hottest trends, see the latest products and technology, make important contacts, and show their support to the glass and glazing industry.

Glass Processing Automation Days - GPAD (Co-sponsored by NGA)

March 26-28, 2019 | San Antonio Marriott Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX
An annual two-day educational experience designed for glass fabrication industry leaders. GPAD provides in-depth insight into the latest developments in glass fabrication equipment and software solutions in an up-close and personal setting.

Fall Conference

August 13-15, 2019  | Toledo, OH 
Fall Conference is a gathering of the leading glass and glazing experts. The conference is your opportunity to help define industry standards and create expertise that advances the use of architectural glass.

GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo

September 17-19, 2019 | Atlanta, GA
GlassBuild America is the largest annual gathering place for the entire glass, metal and window & door industries in the Americas. GlassBuild features over 450 exhibiting companies and more than 8,000 attendees.

Glazing Executives Forum

September 17, 2019 | Atlanta, GA
Held in conjunction with GlassBuild America, the Glazing Executives Forum is where glazing industry executives gather to learn about current market conditions and best business practices, participate in expert coaching sessions, and meet and network with industry peers.

Annual Conference

January 13-15, 2020 | Hilton Torrey Pines, La Jolla, CA
The Annual Conference features dedicated time for the NGA’s Fabricating and Forming Committees to meet and discuss open work items, new resource development, and trends and issues facing the industry.

BEC Conference

March 1-3, 2020 | JW Marriott, Nashville, TN 
The Conference is made up of educational presentations, a tabletop exhibit and plenty of networking time. The conference is geared primarily to glaziers, with supporting participation by fabricators and suppliers. The conference also features a meeting of the NGA’s Installing Committee.