The glass industry is currently undergoing significant change. Through emerging glass technologies and smart glass, the industry is moving towards more functional glass.
To accelerate this development, the world’s first glass industry pitching competition for startup companies will be held in connection with the Glaston-organised Glass Performance Days conference.
Emerging glass technologies and value-adding glass products, such as smart glass, are making a strong entry into the market. The trend is clearly towards more intelligent and more functional glass. The smart glass potential is huge and the intelligent glass market is expected to grow by around 15% per year up to 2025 *).