Turkish glass manufacturers GCA and Basturk Cam are among the confirmed speakers for the Glassman Europe conference in February.

The combined trade show and conference takes place on February 8 and 9 at the ICEC convention centre, Istanbul, Turkey.

Both GCA and Basturk Cam will provide backgrounds to each of the companies as well as recent investments that have taken place at their production facilities in Kutahya and Malatya respectively.

Other speakers so far at the two-day conference include European container glass association FEVE as well as a number of glass manufacturing technology providers.

These include BDF Industries, Sorg/EME, TECO, Pneumofore, Vertech, and Fives.

The accompanying trade show has sold out and exhibitors include companies which supply the hot and cold ends of glass plants, from the batch plant to the palletising of the glass.

As well as from Turkey, exhibitors are from Europe, Mexico, Asia and the USA.

More information from www.glassmaneurope.com/europe