Conference: Challenging Glass

17 May 2018 08:30 till 18 May 2018 23:00 - Location: Aula TU Delft - By: Communication BK

The sixth biannual Challenging Glass Conference will be hosted at the TU Delft on 17 – 18 May 2018. This time, the conference his organised by the Glass & Transparency Research Group. Through sessions over 90 papers will be presented within the theme of Architectural and Structural Application of Glass.

Themes and keynote speakers

Within the main theme of Architectural and Structural Application of Glass, four parallel sessions will be organised, diving into the following subthemes:

  • Projects & Case studies
  • Joints & Fixings & Adhesives
  • Strength & Stability
  • Laminated Glass & Interlayer Properties
  • Hybrid & Composite Glass Components
  • Numerical Modeling & Experimental Validation
  • Curved & Bended Glass
  • Architectural Design, Geometries & Lighting
  • Structural Glass Design Philosophy & Structural Safety
  • Insulating Glass Units
  • Glass in Facades 

Keynote speakers of the conference are: 

  • Stefan Behling – Foster and Partners (United Kingdom)
  • Michael Ludvik – Michael Ludvik Engineering (USA)
  • Christian Grünler – Daimler AG (Germany)

Programme and registration

More information on the programme and registration process can be found here.