Agenda

Schedule is tentative and subject to change.

  • Wednesday January 5, 2022
  • Thursday January 6, 2022
  • Friday January 7, 2022
  • All Locations
  • Grand Ballroom AB Registration Desk (Foyer)
  • Grand Ballroom AB
02:00 PM - 05:00 PMExhibitor Move-In | Establecimiento de Exhibidores
02:00 PM - 05:00 PMRegistration Open | Abre Registración
02:00 PM - 05:00 PMRegistration Open | Abre Registración
02:00 PM - 05:00 PMExhibitor Move-In | Establecimiento de Exhibidores
  • All Locations
  • Grand Ballroom AB Registration Desk (Foyer)
  • Grand Ballroom AB
  • Salon 11
07:00 AM - 06:30 PMRegistration Open | Abre Registración
08:00 AM - 08:30 AMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: Welcome and Overview

For the first time in the Southeast region, attendees will benefit from two full days of educational seminars and an exhibition floor that showcases the latest architectural glass industry products and services. Begin your educational program with a warm welcome and hear what the next two-days of learning will look like. Submerge yourself in industry matters and jump-start your day diving into all that the inaugural, Glass Expo Southeast™ has to offer.

08:00 AM - 01:00 PMExhibitor Move-in | Establecimiento de Exhibidores
08:30 AM - 09:00 AMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: Glass and Glazing Industry Outlook for the Southeast By Nick St. DenisDirector of Research, Key Media & Research
Nick St. Denis
Director of Research
Key Media & Research

This session provides recent industry-specific research and provides up-to-date information on the region’s economic standing. The expert speaker will provide a forecast of what the region can expect in commercial and residential glass and metal industries and what to anticipate as a result of market shifts. Learn what these shifts mean for current and future business moves you might wish to make. Special emphasis will be placed on the southeast.

09:00 AM - 10:00 AMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: Glazing System Delegated Design (AIA Credits: 1 LU HSW) By Stewart JeskeFounder and President, JEI Structural Engineering
Stewart Jeske
Founder and President
JEI Structural Engineering

Delegated design of glazing systems requires understanding of architectural intent, building structural movement, manufactured system limitations, design loads and methods. Architects, engineers and contractors should be aware of essential key design requirements to know what to look for and approve in delegated design submittals for curtain wall, storefront and other glazing systems.

10:15 AM - 11:15 AMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: Understanding Glass Railing Codes, Specs and Materials (AIA Credits: 1 HSW CEU) By Mark JacobsonMarket Manager - North America, Kuraray America, Inc.
Mark Jacobson
Market Manager – NA
Kuraray America, Inc.

Mark Jacobson is the Market Manager in North America for Trosifol® interlayers from Kuraray. He has been involved in the laminated glass industry for the last 10 years focusing on architectural applications and the photovoltaic industry. Jacobson provides training for architects, designers, engineers, and contractors on laminated glass. He also serves on ASTM and GANA committees for glazing. He received his BS in Chemical Engineering from Purdue University and worked for DuPont for over 35 years prior to his 4 years with Kuraray.

11:15 AM - 12:15 PMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: C-Suite Changes Coming in the Contract Glazing Industry By Attila ArianPresident, Schuco USA LLLP
Attila Arian
President
Schuco USA LLLP

Disruptive trends that will change how the contract glazing industry obtains, bids and executes work. This session, led by two of the most knowledgeable authorities in the contract glazing business, will discuss the developing changes in channels to market, customer base changes and more. A not-to-be missed session due to the importance of the subject.

12:30 PM - 02:00 PMEducaitonal Program | Programa Educacional: Keynote, Janine Driver with They Are Saying More Than You Think When it Comes to Sales By Janine DriverKeynote Speaker

Do you want to be bulletproof at work and confident in your decisions? If so, you do not want to miss this prime opportunity to learn strategic and quality skills in the workplace and beyond. Here are some reviews from Janine’s appearance at our other Glass Expos™.

“Janine Driver was AMAZING!!! I would love to see her again. Thank you.”

“Janine Driver was phenomenal!!!”

Janine Driver is a popular media guest, with appearances on shows including Dr. Oz Show, Anderson Cooper, NBC’s TODAY and NBC’s Weekend TODAY, FOX News, and CNN. Sit in on this award-winning keynote seminar as body language expert and best-selling author, Driver, teaches you essential methodologies on reading and using body language for your advantage.

Whether you are looking to influence others, seize opportunity, establish rapport, negotiate business deals or detect deception, these helpful guidelines from Driver are designed to be used as tools to hire, retain and lead the best.

About Janine Driver: Janine Driver is the New York Times best-selling author of “You Say More Than You Think,” and an international trainer and keynote speaker providing salespeople, professionals, and executives with cutting-edge, scientifically based communication tools on how to win new business, increase sales, improve selection of salespeople and staff, and generate a significant return on investment.

02:00 PM - 06:30 PMGlass Expo Southeast™ Show Floor Open
04:00 PM - 06:00 PMWelcoming Cocktail Party on Show Floor | Cóctel de Bienvenida en el Piso del Evento
07:00 AM - 06:30 PMRegistration Open | Abre Registración
08:00 AM - 01:00 PMExhibitor Move-in | Establecimiento de Exhibidores
02:00 PM - 06:30 PMGlass Expo Southeast™ Show Floor Open
04:00 PM - 06:00 PMWelcoming Cocktail Party on Show Floor | Cóctel de Bienvenida en el Piso del Evento
08:00 AM - 08:30 AMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: Welcome and Overview

For the first time in the Southeast region, attendees will benefit from two full days of educational seminars and an exhibition floor that showcases the latest architectural glass industry products and services. Begin your educational program with a warm welcome and hear what the next two-days of learning will look like. Submerge yourself in industry matters and jump-start your day diving into all that the inaugural, Glass Expo Southeast™ has to offer.

08:30 AM - 09:00 AMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: Glass and Glazing Industry Outlook for the Southeast By Nick St. DenisDirector of Research, Key Media & Research
Nick St. Denis
Director of Research
Key Media & Research

This session provides recent industry-specific research and provides up-to-date information on the region’s economic standing. The expert speaker will provide a forecast of what the region can expect in commercial and residential glass and metal industries and what to anticipate as a result of market shifts. Learn what these shifts mean for current and future business moves you might wish to make. Special emphasis will be placed on the southeast.

09:00 AM - 10:00 AMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: Glazing System Delegated Design (AIA Credits: 1 LU HSW) By Stewart JeskeFounder and President, JEI Structural Engineering
Stewart Jeske
Founder and President
JEI Structural Engineering

Delegated design of glazing systems requires understanding of architectural intent, building structural movement, manufactured system limitations, design loads and methods. Architects, engineers and contractors should be aware of essential key design requirements to know what to look for and approve in delegated design submittals for curtain wall, storefront and other glazing systems.

10:15 AM - 11:15 AMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: Understanding Glass Railing Codes, Specs and Materials (AIA Credits: 1 HSW CEU) By Mark JacobsonMarket Manager - North America, Kuraray America, Inc.
Mark Jacobson
Market Manager – NA
Kuraray America, Inc.

Mark Jacobson is the Market Manager in North America for Trosifol® interlayers from Kuraray. He has been involved in the laminated glass industry for the last 10 years focusing on architectural applications and the photovoltaic industry. Jacobson provides training for architects, designers, engineers, and contractors on laminated glass. He also serves on ASTM and GANA committees for glazing. He received his BS in Chemical Engineering from Purdue University and worked for DuPont for over 35 years prior to his 4 years with Kuraray.

11:15 AM - 12:15 PMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: C-Suite Changes Coming in the Contract Glazing Industry By Attila ArianPresident, Schuco USA LLLP
Attila Arian
President
Schuco USA LLLP

Disruptive trends that will change how the contract glazing industry obtains, bids and executes work. This session, led by two of the most knowledgeable authorities in the contract glazing business, will discuss the developing changes in channels to market, customer base changes and more. A not-to-be missed session due to the importance of the subject.

12:30 PM - 02:00 PMEducaitonal Program | Programa Educacional: Keynote, Janine Driver with They Are Saying More Than You Think When it Comes to Sales By Janine DriverKeynote Speaker

Do you want to be bulletproof at work and confident in your decisions? If so, you do not want to miss this prime opportunity to learn strategic and quality skills in the workplace and beyond. Here are some reviews from Janine’s appearance at our other Glass Expos™.

“Janine Driver was AMAZING!!! I would love to see her again. Thank you.”

“Janine Driver was phenomenal!!!”

Janine Driver is a popular media guest, with appearances on shows including Dr. Oz Show, Anderson Cooper, NBC’s TODAY and NBC’s Weekend TODAY, FOX News, and CNN. Sit in on this award-winning keynote seminar as body language expert and best-selling author, Driver, teaches you essential methodologies on reading and using body language for your advantage.

Whether you are looking to influence others, seize opportunity, establish rapport, negotiate business deals or detect deception, these helpful guidelines from Driver are designed to be used as tools to hire, retain and lead the best.

About Janine Driver: Janine Driver is the New York Times best-selling author of “You Say More Than You Think,” and an international trainer and keynote speaker providing salespeople, professionals, and executives with cutting-edge, scientifically based communication tools on how to win new business, increase sales, improve selection of salespeople and staff, and generate a significant return on investment.

  • All Locations
  • Grand Ballroom AB Registration Desk (Foyer)
  • Grand Ballroom AB
  • Salon 11
07:00 AM - 02:00 PMRegistration Open | Abre Registración
08:00 AM - 09:00 AMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: Glass Handling and Storage Strategies that Save Money By PanelistsSofia Bower, director of operations with Protectapeel; Chip Olson, national sales manager of Quattrolifts USA; Barry Wood, vice president of marketing and commercial development of Wood’s Powr-Grip, and a representative from Vitro.

There’s never been a session quite like this one. Our team of experts will explain the best ways to move and store glass , common mistakes and how to avoid them, as well as providing an emphasis on the movement and storage of jumbo glass lites. While use of jumbo glass increases, many shops shy away from it because they are unsure how to handle, store and move it. This seminar will give you the tools to do jumbo jobs.

09:00 AM - 10:00 AMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: The Ins and Outs of Contract and Replacement Door Hardware By Adam Smith, director of sales, and Chance Lloyd, estimating manager, of Door Controls USA

Structured to help the glass and glazing world to think inside the jambs, this session will cover the advantages of using economical hardware, to include pricing, availability, warranty and quality. The contract estimating portion of the presentation will focus on the ease of obtaining a formal proposal by providing very simple information, as well as, what you receive in regards to proposal layout, submittal packages and shipping labels.

10:00 AM - 02:00 PMGlass Expo Southeast™ Show Floor Open
02:00 PM - 06:00 PMExhibitor Move-out | Desinstalación de Exhibidores
07:00 AM - 02:00 PMRegistration Open | Abre Registración
10:00 AM - 02:00 PMGlass Expo Southeast™ Show Floor Open
02:00 PM - 06:00 PMExhibitor Move-out | Desinstalación de Exhibidores
08:00 AM - 09:00 AMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: Glass Handling and Storage Strategies that Save Money By PanelistsSofia Bower, director of operations with Protectapeel; Chip Olson, national sales manager of Quattrolifts USA; Barry Wood, vice president of marketing and commercial development of Wood’s Powr-Grip, and a representative from Vitro.

There’s never been a session quite like this one. Our team of experts will explain the best ways to move and store glass , common mistakes and how to avoid them, as well as providing an emphasis on the movement and storage of jumbo glass lites. While use of jumbo glass increases, many shops shy away from it because they are unsure how to handle, store and move it. This seminar will give you the tools to do jumbo jobs.

09:00 AM - 10:00 AMEducational Program | Programa Educacional: The Ins and Outs of Contract and Replacement Door Hardware By Adam Smith, director of sales, and Chance Lloyd, estimating manager, of Door Controls USA

Structured to help the glass and glazing world to think inside the jambs, this session will cover the advantages of using economical hardware, to include pricing, availability, warranty and quality. The contract estimating portion of the presentation will focus on the ease of obtaining a formal proposal by providing very simple information, as well as, what you receive in regards to proposal layout, submittal packages and shipping labels.