Strong international support for Istanbul conference
The 1st Sisecam International Glass Conference has attracted more than 500 registered delegates to Istanbul this week. Many of the industry professionals and researchers in attendance have travelled internationally, in recognition of the potential significance of this event.
‘Glass in the sustainable future: Achieving what is possible’ is the theme adopted for this two day meeting, which opens on 22 November. In addition to the main programme, a series of special sessions and expert training initiatives are offered by such leading technology companies as CelSian, Glass Service, Eurotherm, AMETEK Land, RHI-Magnesita and SEFPRO.
According to Professor Dr Sener Oktik, Chief Research and Technological Development Officer at Sisecam, international interest has exceeded expectations, raising the perception of the central role of glass on a sustainable future.