Join us on the first edition of the LAMINATED GLASS WEB FORUM!

DESIGNING WITH LAMINATED GLASS:
RECENT ADVANCES IN ENGINEERING METHODS.    

Global experts are getting together to present and debate the latest developments on mechanical performance of laminated glass.
Presentations focusing on equivalent thickness method, practical examples and the challenges of stability and local stress will be followed by a Q&A session and a panel discussion.



Wednesday April 28, 2021
12:00 US Eastern Time (New York, GMT -04:00)
18:00 Central European Time (Amsterdam, GMT +02:00)

 

Presentations:
1. Effective Thickness method for the design of laminated glass
2. Comparison between different methods of calculations; Practical examples
3. Stability and local stress calculation in laminated glass - Which effective thickness to use and when not to use it
4. Code activity in Europe and the USA.


Panel of experts:

Dr. Stephen Bennison - Moderator
Technical Fellow
Kuraray America, Inc.
Wilmington, DE – United States

Ingo Stelzer
Global Technical Consultancy manager
Kuraray Europe GmbH
Troisdorf – Germany

Gianni Royer-Carfagni
Maffeis Engineering SpA, Italy
University of Parma, Italy
University of Houston, TX, USA
ITC-CNR, Italy.

Prof. Dr.-Ing Markus Feldmann
Institute of Steel Construction
RWTH Aachen University - Germany
Chairman of SC11 "Structural Glass" of
CEN/TC250 "Structural Eurocodes"

Richard Green
Founding Principal
Green Facades – Façade consulting and
engineering
Seattle – United States

Eric Dupont
Main Senior Advisor
Belgian Building Research Institute (BBRI-
WTCB-CSTC)
Limelette – Belgium

John Colvin - Panelist
Glass Consultant
Chariman of CEN/TC129 WG8 – Strength of
Glass
Skelmersdale - UK