At this one-day conference, leaders of contract glazing and full-service glass companies come together to learn and share best business practices, along with an opportunity to walk the GlassBuild America trade show floor.
Go deeper into top-of-mind topics unique to installing companies, including the exclusive industry-focused Economic Forecast by Connor Lokar of ITR Economics and Supply Chain Challenges presentation from Ken Simonson of Associated General Contractors of America.
Schedule (Subject to Change)
Hear from Installing Committee Chair Matt Kamper of Woodbridge Glass and Vice Chair Steve Dean of Permasteelisa on committee activities and opportunities to get involved. Also learn about NGA initiatives specifically designed for contract glaziers and full-service glass companies.
A walk-through of the day’s activities
Presented by Ken Simonson, Associated General Contractors of America
Don't get burned by supply chain delays and material cost inflation. Know what's coming and plan ahead to protect your bottom line and your company.
Get the information you need to know about the state of the supply chain from industry expert Ken Simonson, chief economist for AGC. Simonson will take a look at the current problems that are arising in the supply chain and why. He will answer your top questions about material cost inflation. And he will provide insights on best practices for glazing subcontractors as they navigate the uncertain supply chain waters.
Presented by David Ben-Israel, project, cost and construction management consultant at MGAC; and, John Nolan, practicing attorney at The Gary Law Group.
In this roundtable discussion, learn how to protect your company when negotiating contracts, how to establish who is responsible for what when working with other trades, and how to handle the top three specifications that can go south on a project.
Enjoy the opportunity to network and learn from fellow attendees in an informal setting. To include a Glass Magazine Awards presentation from Glass Magazine Publisher Katy Devlin.
Choose from among several interactive breakout sessions to answer questions specific to today’s labor challenge.
Breakout sessions moderated by Brady Nails, Binswanger Glass; Gregory Wright, Giroux Glass; and Kyle Sharp, Sharp Glass
Presented by Connor Lokar, ITR Economics
Back by popular demand, Connor Lokar will return to the Glazing Executives Forum to give an energetic and informative session on business-cycle trends, with a focus on the construction industry to help glazing company executives plan for the future.
Gather in the Industry Pavilion on the show floor for a glazier-only happy hour and the opportunity to walk the floor at the biggest show of the year for the glass and glazing industry.