The 12th ESG Conference is to be held in Parma from the 21st to the 24th of September 2014 at the University of Parma Campus.

For instructions on how to prepare and submit an abstract, follow this link:

Organised in collaboration with A.T.I.V and S.S.V, the aim of this conference is to present and discuss ways to improve the quality and the performance of glass products in their various applications.

The abstracts (about 300 words) should be written in English, the official language of the event, and authors should specify whether they prefer an oral or poster presentation.

Abstract submission deadline: December 31, 2013.

Notification acceptance of abstract: January 31, 2014.

Final paper submission deadline: July 31, 2014

The 12th ESG Conference will be a three day event with approximately 300 attendants belonging to the industry, universities, and research centres expected from all over the World.

Alongside the 12th ESG Conference, the XXIX A.T.I.V. Conference, the GlassTrend
Seminar, the Annual Meeting of the International Commission on Glass (ICG), the Annual Meeting of the European Society of Glass (ESG), and the ICG TC Meetings will be organised and hosted during the conference.

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